Tender invitation for the provision of balancing services in March 2021

NetConnect Germany GmbH & Co (NCG) is inviting bids for the provision of balancing services in the period indicated below in order to meet its long-term balancing requirements in the multi-quality market area NCG, with bids being requested for the "RoD" product variant of the “Long-Term Options” (LTO) product as well as for the “Short-Call Balancing Services” (SCB) product.

Please note that for the RoD product variant of the LTO product bids are being invited for the supply (SystemBUY) of gas by providers, with providers to make delivery of low CV gas in the balancing zone specified below. For the SCB product, bids are being invited for both the receipt (SystemSELL) and the supply (SystemBUY) of gas by providers, with providers to take and make delivery of low CV gas in the balancing zone specified below.

The tender is carried out for the month March 2021.

Balancing requirements

Product

LTO RoD

SCB

Period

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

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

Gas quality

Low CV gas (L)

Low CV gas (L)

Direction

SystemBUY

SystemBUY and SystemSELL

Balancing zone

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

LO (low CV zone “East”)

Requirement [MWh/h]

2,000*

1,500
(in each direction)


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

If you wish to respond to the above tender invitation, please submit your bids between 26 January 2021, 12:00 hours and 9 February 2021, 12:00 hours.

Please submit your bids through our Bidding Platform.

 NCG will accept bids by 11 February 2021, 12:00 hours by awarding individual contracts (“System Balancing Transaction Agreements”) for the above contract period.

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