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TRF & PEG news: summer edition

Price and Liquidity of the PEG & flows and management of the network limits: How did summer begin for the TRF?

Discover the summer edition of the TRF & PEG news

Oltingue exit point: 7 GWh/d of additional firm capacity

GRTgaz carries on the work initiated jointly with the Swiss operators to optimise operating conditions at the Oltingue PIR and thus, partly respond to the supply problems from Switzerland and Italy since the reduction of the Wallbach Interconnection point. In this way, GRTgaz is able to increase the firm capacity available at the Oltingue PIR in the outgoing direction by strengthening the interruptible capacities. From 223 GWh/d to 253 GWh/d since December 1, 2018, firm capacity increase of 7GWh/d to reach 260GWh/d from October 1, 2019 to December 31, 2024.

12.42 GWh/d of firm capacities will be yearly marketed from October 1, 2019 to September 30, 2020 on the PRISMA platform on Monday, July 1, 2019.

INC PROCESS – Non-Binding Demand Indications at borders with Belgium Germany and Switzerland

Following the procedure described in the COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) 2017/459 of 16 March 2017 (“CAM Network Code”) and COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) 2017/460 of 16 March 2017 (“TAR Network Code”), GRTgaz and adjacent operators conduct a common Demand Assessment for firm bundled capacity between their market areas.

Interested Parties are invited to address their non-binding demand indications for incremental capacity to the TSOs. TSOs will assess the adequacy of the available capacities with market demand and the potential need to develop capacity between these two market areas.

Interested Parties can find here enclosed the documents to be submitted to GRTgaz SA for the Non-Binding Demand Indications:

Interested parties are requested to submit their non-binding demand indications form for incremental capacity by post to the TSOs latest by August 26th, 2019. We remind you that any non-binding demand indication received without the Confidentiality Agreement duly completed, signed and dated will not be considered as a valid request.

Any request for information on this process can be addressed to the following e-mail: new-capacity(at)grtgaz.com

As published by ENTSOG, please find here after a general overview of the whole process :

Download Incremental Capacity Process 2019 -2021

Incremental Capacity Process 2019 -2021

Overruns redistribution

As every year, GRTgaz puts back to shippers suppliers of end customers the penalties perceived for the overruns daily and hourly of their customers on the downstream network in 2018.

The concerned quantities represent 174,21 TWh at 0 ° for 2 798 350 € total amount. The unit price of redistribution is consequently 0,016062 €/MWh. 

The redistribution is calculated in proportion to the quantities delivered on the downstream network approval in 2018 for every concerned shipper. It appears on the invoice emitted in June, 2019.

Reminder of 2017 amounts : 191,17 TWh à 0° / 4 677 689,55 € / PU : 0,024468 €/MWh

TRF & PEG news: first winter and summer perspectives

Price and Liquidity of the PEG & Monitoring of the network limits: discover the spring edition of the TRF & PEG news.

Brexit & Transmission agreement

The British House of Commons recently rejected the draft agreement proposed by Theresa May. As a result, the likelihood of a no-Deal Brexit appears to increase significantly. In such case, GRTgaz recalls the following:


Short leadtime subscription: an additional 5 hours to subscribe on D-1

From April 1st, 2019*, with the short leadtime subscription service is changing to allow you to subscribe downstream daily capacity up until 8 pm D-1, instead of 3 pm D-1 currently.

It requires the signature of a short leadtime subscription contract : it has a duration of 1 year, costs 2,000 €/year, and will require a study by GRTgaz of the maximal possibilities of the network for the concerned consumer delivery point.

(*with effect on the delivery day of April 2nd)

The short-notice reservation services for daily capacity [new]

  • ShipOnline

    End of the distribution of auction premiums on the North to South link and the VIP Pirineos which was effective since October 1st 2014

    SEE ALL THE ShipOnlines
  • soGaz point.com

    no.3 :
    - Propositions that can interest you
    - Biomethane
    - TRF & PEG
    - customers’ satisfaction Barometer



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    Expobiogaz in Lille Grand Palais

  • Shippers’meeting at the Pullman Tour Eiffel (Paris)

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    Biogaz Europe at the Parc des Expositions in Rennes, stand C84