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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Balancing group contract

Ruling Chamber 6 of the Federal Network Agency specified a uniform standard balancing group contract for the German control areas in the administrative procedure (BK6-06-013) which regulates trading, distribution and grid activities.

Balance group contract - Contact data BKV (55 KB, docx, 14/05/20)


Balance group contract - Contact data BKV Download Download
Balance group contract - Contact data ÜNB (31 KB, pdf, 07/04/22)

Balance group contract - Contact data ÜNB Download Download
New balancing group agreement (104 KB, PDF, 20/12/19)

gültig ab 01.08.2020

New balancing group agreement Download Download
New Balancing Group Contract (705 KB, PDF, 20/12/19)

valid from 01.08.2020

New Balancing Group Contract Download Download
FAQ (100 KB, pdf, 24/03/20)

Neuer Bilanzkreisvertrag ab 01.08.2020

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Umsetzungsleitfaden Urgent-Call (60 KB, pdf, 24/03/20)

Umsetzungsleitfaden Urgent-Call Download Download

Please contact our BKV team if you would like to conclude a balancing group contract with TenneT TSO GmbH. Here you will find additional information on the process to conclude a contract. TenneT TSO GmbH will draw up the contract after all the required information and documents have been submitted.