Electricity market

The energy sector is developing rapidly. The process of European market integration began some years ago. Its purpose is to create a single European market that enables market parties to trade gas and electricity across national borders easily and efficiently.

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Transparency data

We provide transparency data on our operations on our Dutch and German transparency page and on ENTSO-E. 

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Our vision is to be one of the most transparent Transmission System Operators (TSO) in Europe and thereby creating value for society. In this Energy Insights section we present selected energy related topics and show data, information and valuable insights. 



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innogy and TenneT investigate future connection to an international Wind Power Hub

13/06/18 08:30:00 News Innovation

innogy and Dutch TSO TenneT have signed a Letter of Intent to jointly investigate the opportunities and challenges of offshore wind cross-border interconnectors across the North Sea. The parties will…

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Superconducting cable in Enschede too costly

09/05/18 14:53:13 Innovation

Last year, TenneT investigated the possibilities of installing a 3.4km-long section of superconducting cable in the city of Enschede. Although a possible scenario with costs exceeding those of a…

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TenneT, The Mobility House and Nissan work together on stabilising the power grid

13/03/18 09:06:43 German Innovation

13 March 2018. The increase of renewable energies and e-mobility is creating a challenge for security of supply: the key is to coordinate power generation and power consumption and, at the same time,…

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Electric vehicles replace power plants to maintain supply-demand balance on high-voltage grid

21/12/17 09:55:00 Innovation

Owners of electric vehicles can put the surplus electricity stored in their car batteries to good use, while also generating income. With help from energy services provider Vandebron and using a…

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Europe's first blockchain project to stabilize the power grid launches: TenneT and sonnen expect results in 2018

02/11/17 13:36:49 German Innovation

TenneT uses decentralized home energy storage systems networked via blockchain technology to stabilize the power grid / First flexible use of energy storage provided by sonnen to stabilize the power…

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TenneT wins international communications award with Virtual Vision centre

11/10/17 12:57:58 News Innovation

The Dutch-German high-voltage grid operator TenneT has won the international CHARGE Awards for grid companies in the ‘Transmission Brand’ category. TenneT received the award at the CHARGE Energy…

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