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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TenneT-CEO Manon van Beek welcomes Offshore Strategy of the European Commission

19/11/20 16:16:35 News Offshore Project

“We have no time to lose” – Comprehensive framework for international offshore energy projects is needed as soon as possible / TenneT contributes its expertise and sets new offshore standards…

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Offshore grid connection BorWin5: TenneT awards contracts for converter stations and cables

11/08/20 08:42:39 News Project German Offshore Project

The consortium of Siemens AG and Dragados Offshore S.A. has been awarded the contract for the construction of converter stations on land and at sea, while NKT HV Cables AB has been awarded the…

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TenneT increases offshore wind energy connection capacity to 7,132 megawatts

13/01/20 10:12:18 News Projects German Offshore Project

Expansion target of the federal government for 2020 already more than achieved / The transmission capacity will increase to almost 10,000 megawatts by 2025 / The 2019 North Sea “wind harvest” exceeds…

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TenneT meets German government’s offshore roll-out target ahead of schedule

12/08/19 11:45:36 News Project German Offshore Project

Offshore grid connection BorWin3 ready for feed-in since the beginning of August / Transmission capacity for offshore wind farms in the North Sea now amounts to 7.132 Gigawatts / German government’s…

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The North Sea "wind harvest" of the first half of 2019 exceeds the first half of 2018 by 16 percent

15/07/19 07:00:00 News Offshore Project

Transmission of 9.51 terawatt hours from sea to land stable with a strong 15 percent of total wind power generation in Germany / TenneT calls for greater expansion of offshore wind energy in Europe…

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The North Sea "wind harvest" of the first half of 2018 exceeds the first half of 2017 by more than five percent

12/07/18 08:00:00 News Projects Offshore Project

North Sea wind with 8.17 terawatt hours is stable with a strong 15 percent of total wind energy generation in Germany / Expansion of offshore wind farms is stagnating at previous year's level /…

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