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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German offshore share of total wind energy yield rises to almost 18 percent in 2021 In the Netherlands, almost twice as much wind energy was produced offshore as onshore

13/01/22 09:00:00 News

North Sea "wind harvest" becomes a stabilising factor in the low-wind year 2021 / TenneT welcomes plans of the Federal Minister of Economics to prioritise offshore expansion in the future in the…

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International dependency on security of electricity supply calls for more cross-border coordination

12/01/22 15:36:13 News

A further reduction in the capacity of gas and coal-fired power plants will result in a greater interdependence among countries in Northwestern Europe to meet their security of supply requirements in…

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Arina Freitag starts as TenneT's new CFO

04/01/22 10:00:00 News

Arina Freitag is the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the European grid operator TenneT as if 1 January 2022. Arina was previously Managing Director of Flughafen Stuttgart GmbH. Freitag succeeds…

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Hollandse Kust (zuid) Alpha topside installed at the North Sea

28/12/21 12:16:16 News Project

The offshore transformer station of the Hollandse Kust (zuid) Alpha platform is successfully installed on the jacket in the North Sea, about 20 kilometers off the coast of The Hague, on Sunday…

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Progress of TenneT congestion management studies

08/12/21 11:44:28 News Congestie

TenneT will anticipate the new Electricity Grid Code in its ongoing congestion management studies. This will offer more possibilities to meet connection requests. These congestion studies will be…

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TenneT and be.storaged to use flexibility of battery storage to support stable network operation

10/11/21 10:01:13 News Project Innovation

Battery storage helps to stabilize the electricity system by providing system services / Intelligent interaction of battery storage systems to support congestion management in the transmission…

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