Tender invitation for the provision of balancing services Jan - Mar 2021

NetConnect Germany GmbH & Co. KG (NCG) is inviting bids for the provision of balancing services in the period from January 2021 up to and including March 2021 in order to meet its long-term balancing requirements in the multi-quality market area of NCG, with bids being requested for the supply of gas by providers (SystemBUY) on a ‘Rest-of-the-Day’ basis (product variant ‘RoD’) under the ‘Long-Term Options’ (LTO) balancing product.

NCG is procuring the reserves set out below to secure its market area against so-called ‘dynamic effects’ arising in the individual balancing zones and to increase the security of the gas supply in accordance with the 2015 policy paper on gas supply security published by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi).


January 2021

February 2021

March 2021

High CV zone North (HN)

404

1,615

1,615

High CV zone Central (HM)

404

1,615

1,615

High CV zone South (HS)

2,841

6,274

6,274

Low CV zones (West (LW) and East (LO))

595

2,376

2,376

Total

4,244

11,880

11,880


Contract periods:
Please note that bids are invited separately for each product for each of the following contract periods:

1 January 2021, 06:00 hours until 1 February 2021, 06:00 hours

1 February 2021, 06:00 hours until 1 March 2021, 06:00 hours

1 March 2021, 06:00 hours until 1 April 2021, 06:00 hours

Please note: The maximum number of permitted call days per lot and contract period is 14 gas days.


Bidding period:
If you wish to respond to the above tender invitations, please submit your bids between 20 October 2020, 12:00 hours and 3 November 2020, 12:00 hours using our Bidding Platform.

NCG will accept bids by 4 November 2020, 12:00 hours by awarding individual contracts (“System Balancing Transaction Agreements”) for the above contract periods.

Contact

Michael Kutz
T + 49 (0) 2102 59796 944
Sina Ketschau

T + 49 (0) 2102 59796 991
Carolin Tuppat

T + 49 (0) 2102 59796 932
Julia Vos

T + 49 (0) 2102 59796 969

E balancing-gas@net-connect-germany.com