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 over 22,000 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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News feeds (RSS)

TenneT has several RSS-feeds available to keep you up to date. Please find below an overview of feeds.

RSS-feeds

The following feeds are available in English:

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Latest news

Europe's first blockchain project to stabilize the power grid launches: TenneT and sonnen expect results in 2018

11/02/2017

  • TenneT uses decentralized home energy storage systems networked via blockchain technology to stabilize the power grid
  • First flexible use of energy...

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TenneT awards consortium VBMS-NKT Cables Borssele Beta export cabling contract

10/30/2017

TenneT has awarded Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) subsidiary VBMS in consortium with NKT Cables the Borssele Beta contract for the...

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TenneT and Blauwwind sign offshore grid connection agreement

10/24/2017

TSO TenneT and wind farm developer Blauwwind - the consortium of Shell, Van Oord, Eneco and Mitsubishi/DGE - have signed the grid connection agreement...

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