Our key tasks

We are primarily tasked with providing power transmission services, system services and facilitating the energy market. Our core tasks follow from our appointment as grid operator under the Dutch 'Elektriciteitswet' (E-wet) and the German 'Energiewirtschaftsgesetz' (EnWG).

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Innovation

TenneT presents Hub and Spoke concept for large scale wind energy on the North Sea.

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Our grid

TenneT manages the high-voltage grid in the Netherlands and large parts of Germany. TenneT transmits electricity at 110,000 volts (110 kV) and higher. With around 23,000 kilometres of high-voltage lines, we cross borders and connect countries.

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Grid maps

Maps of our onshore and offshore high-voltage grid.

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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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E-Insights

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. 

E-Insights

E-Insights

Facts & figures related to TenneT facilitating the market can be found here.

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Company

TenneT is a leading European electricity transmission system operator (TSO), with activities in the Netherlands and in Germany. We strive to ensure a reliable and uninterrupted supply of electricity in our high-voltage grid for some 41 million people.

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News

All press releases and updates.

Invitation for the supply of Control Power (R2) and Incident Reserve (R3)

05/13/2015

TenneT TSO B.V. intends to launch the process for contracting Control Reserve (R2) and Incident Reserve (R3) for 2016. A total of 215 MW Control...

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TenneT announces Green Bonds issuance programme

05/13/2015

  • TenneT first Dutch non-financial company with euro Green Bonds programme
  • TenneT aims to boost market for Green Bonds
  • Programme could evolve into multi...

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Energy consumption, production, imports and exports April 2015

05/20/2015

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New step in linking European electricity markets

04/09/2015

Start of the joint procurement of primary control power in the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Switzerland

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Laetitia Griffith to join TenneT Supervisory Board

03/26/2015

On 1 July 2015, Laetitia Griffith will be appointed to the Supervisory Board of TenneT Holding B.V.

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Flow-based methodology for CWE market coupling succesfully launched

05/20/2015

The project partners of the Flow-Based Market Coupling in Central Western Europe (CWE) (Amprion, APX, Belpex, Creos, Elia, EPEX SPOT, RTE, TenneT en...

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