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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Offshore grid connection BorWin6: TenneT awards contracts for cable

05/07/22 15:00:00 News German

In the tendering process for the award of the contract to build the 235-kilometre-long offshore grid connection system BorWin6, TenneT has now also awarded the contract for cable pro-duction and…

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Ørsted offshore wind farm is the first to supply balancing capacity to German grid

19/05/22 13:00:00 News German

Ørsted's Borkum Riffgrund 1 wind farm is the first German offshore wind farm whose produced electricity is fed into the German electricity grid of transmission system operator TenneT in a…

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DolWin6: TenneT's offshore platform about to sail out

28/04/22 11:00:33 News Project German

TenneT and Siemens Energy confirm partnership at press briefing to mark next project milestone / TenneT COO Tim Meyerjürgens urges politicians to consistently accelerate grid expansion processes /…

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50Hertz and TenneT to jointly bring wind power from the North Sea into the extra-high voltage grid for the first time

17/01/22 07:49:53 News German

Cooperation agreement concluded on joint electricity hub and extra-high volt-age DC-line / Innovative multi-terminal hub planned in Schleswig-Holstein at the North Sea coast / Integration of four…

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Award for NordLink: Digital opening ceremony with Chancellor Merkel sets new standards in media relations

05/11/21 10:22:16 News Project German

NordLink - the "green cable" - receives "PR Report Award 2021” / TenneT's digital-hybrid press event marks a milestone in Corona times in the "Technology and Innovation" category NordLink - the…

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The wind power booster: TenneT presents 6-gigawatt hub to accelerate offshore expansion targets

29/10/21 13:23:32 News Project German

The wind power booster realises acceleration potential of three years for Germany's ambitious climate targets / Energy Ministers Olaf Lies and Jan Philipp Albrecht and Economics Senator Kristina Vogt…

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