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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Border between the Netherlands and Germany

Information on coordinated long-term auctions

All auctions for at the border between the Netherlands and Germany are carried out in cooperation with TenneT B.V. and Amprion for all cross-border traffic. Long-term auctioning transactions are performed by Joint Allocation Office S.A. (JAO).

Relevant information and auctioning rules for the explicit monthly-based and annual-based auctions is available here: 

Harmonised Allocation Rules (27.11.2015)

Information on coordinated, explicit day-ahead auctions

Since the introduction of Day-Ahead Market Coupling in the NWE region the border between the bidding zones Germany and the Netherlands are managed as a part of the Multi Regional Coupling (MRC). MRC is performed together by a cooperation of European power exchanges and TSOs. 

Relevant information on MRC is available here:

Information on coordinated implicit intraday allocation

Free intraday capacity assignment at the border Netherlands – Germany/Luxembourg is happening via the Single Intraday Coupling solution (SIDC).

Relevant information on intraday trade is available here:

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Capacity asignment preview (NTC) Netherlands