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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Legal topics

All consulted legal topics and documents.

Legal topics

L.1 Offshore legal framework

Final drafts per 01 December 2015:

- Final draft Realisation Agreement
- Final draft Connection & Transmission Agreement                                                  
- Final draft General terms & conditions
- Final Draft Annexes to Realisation Agreement
- Final Draft Annexes to Connection and Transmission Agreement
- Drawings: Single line diagrams, single line diagram Platform and Connected Party's room
- Memo on requirements to harmonic models
- Compliance Wind Farms (as referred to in Annex 5 to CTA)

To further facilitate your review: publication of Q&A overview to draft model agreements, general terms & conditions, questions related to Annexes based on feedback received until 13 November.

Compares of English documents

- Compare Offshore Realisation Agreement
- Compare Offshore Connection and Transmission Agreement
- Compare Offshore General terms & conditions
- Compare Annexes to REA
- Compare Annexes to CTA

Dutch Translations

- Realisatieovereenkomst
- Bijlagen bij de Realisatieovereenkomst                      
- Aansluit- en transportovereenkomst
- Bijlagen bij de Aansluit- en transportovereenkomst
- Algemene voorwaarden

Compares of Dutch translations:

- Realisatieovereenkomst
- Aansluit- en transportovereenkomst
- Algemene voorwaarden
- Bijlagen bij REA
- Bijlagen bij ATO

Disclaimer: the content of these final drafts is disclosed for information purposes only. In no way does any of these drafts constitute rights for (potential) connected parties, or bind TenneT legally.

Joint concluding technical and legal meeting 9 November

Translations

Dutch translations of the model agreements (based on the 4 November drafts). Comments on this translation may be provided until November 23, 2015. Note that this enhances feedback on a correct translation only, not on content. We welcome your response related to the translations via Netopzee(at)tennet.eu until Monday November 23, 2015.

- Realisatieovereenkomst
- Bijlagen bij de Realisatieovereenkomst
- Aansluit- en transportovereenkomst
- Bijlagen bij de Aansluit- en transportovereenkomst
- Algemene voorwaarden

- Report of meeting 9 november

- New – To further facilitate your review: publication of Q&A to draft model agreements and general terms & conditions, based on feedback received until 28 October; as no page turn has been done for the agreements (REA, CTA and GTC) during the 9 November meeting. A similar Q&A covering questions related to Annexes and position papers will be published shortly.  
- New: Presentation during meeting
- New draft offshore model agreements:

        - Draft 3 Realisation Agreement
        - Draft 3 Connection and Transmission Agreement
        - Draft 3 General terms & conditions
        - Draft Annexes to Realisation Agreement
        - Draft Annexes to Connection and Transmission Agreement
        - Draft single line diagram (forming part of Annex 2 to REA and CTA)
        - Compliance Wind Farms (as referred to in Annex 5 to CTA)
        - Transfer table Technical to Legal

    Compares with previous version:

        - Compare Offshore Realisation Agreement
        - Compare Offshore Connection and Transmission Agreement
        - Compare Offshore General terms & conditions
        - Compare Annexes to Realisation Agreement
        - Compare Annexes to Connection and Transmission Agreement

Disclaimer: the content of these drafts is disclosed for information and discussion purposes only. In no way does any of these drafts constitute rights for (potential) connected parties, or bind TenneT legally.

Legal consultation October 15&16, 2015

- New: Report from legal consultation October
- New: Presentation during meeting
- Second drafts of offshore model agreements:

        - draft 2 Offshore Realisation Agreement                   
        - draft 2 Offshore Connection and Transmission Agreement
        - draft 2 Offshore General terms & conditions

    Compares of second draft to previous version:

        - Compare Offshore Realisation Agreement
        - Compare Offshore Connection and Transmission Agreement
        - Compare Offshore General terms & conditions

- Draft Annexes to the Offshore Realisation Agreement
- Draft Annexes to the Offshore Connection and Transmission Agreement
- Draft single line diagram (forming part of Annex 2 to REA and CTA)
- Overview consultation Offshore Agreements

Disclaimer: the content of these drafts is disclosed for information and discussion purposes only. In no way does any of these drafts constitute rights for (potential) connected parties, or bind TenneT legally.

Previous documentation

Draft documents for Realisation and Connection & Transmission Agreements, including the General Terms and Conditions, are available for consultation. The Introductory note provides guidelines for the drafts. Your feedback via Netopzee(at)tennet.eu using the "Template consultation sheet" is appreciated. Your feedback will be discussed during the next Legal Consultation: October 15 and 16 2015. If you are interested in participating, please register via Netopzee(at)tennet.eu.

The report and presentation from September's legal meeting are now available, see New documentation below. Information on Requirements for Generators can be found here.

- Report from legal consultation September 9&10 2015
- Sheets legal consultation September 9&10 2015
- DRAFT Realization Agreement
- DRAFT Connection & Transmission Agreement
- DRAFT General Terms & Conditions
- supporting notes
- Template consultation sheet

- Table topics legal framework
- Template consultation sheet
- Offshore legal framework combined
- Abstract RfG for offshore PPM

Feedback follow-up en report

- Model agreement feedback report