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TenneT in The Netherlands

We are responsible for managing the transmission grid, connecting electricity producers to the grid, transporting electricity and balancing the electricity supply with demand.

Services in the Netherlands

Our role as transmission system operator (TSO)

Administrator of the national high-voltage grid

The Dutch Electricity Act of 1998 defines TenneT as the sole independent administrator of the national high-voltage grid. As the only transmission system operator (TSO) in the Netherlands, we are responsible for managing the transmission grid, connecting electricity producers to the grid, transporting electricity and balancing the electricity supply with demand. 

System services

Continuously monitoring the electricity supply in the Netherlands and maintaining the equilibrium  between supply and demand.

Transport services

Maintaining and managing the high-voltage grid (110 kV and higher) in the Netherlands and investing in its infrastructure.

Market facilitation

Facilitating the electricity market and promoting an integrated market for electricity in North West Europe.