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).
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: