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.
TenneT manages a solid, reliable transmission grid. We are responsible for maintaining the present quality standard, also after expansion of the grid. This determines the technical principles governing our decision to use either direct or alternating current.Download Download
Electric and magnetic fields are generated wherever there is electricity. What are electrical and magnetic fields? Do they pose a health hazard? Has the government imposed a maximum on field strength? This position paper provides an overview of the relevant issues.Download Download