Tender invitation for the provision of balancing services in Q1 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 "Hour" 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 Hour product variant of the LTO product and 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 tenders are carried out – depending on the product – for the 1st quarter 2021 and the month January 2021.

Characteristics of the tender for the 1st quarter 2021:

Balancing requirements

Product

LTO

Product variant

Hour

Period

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

Gas quality

Low CV gas (L)

Direction

SystemBUY and SystemSELL

Balancing zone

LW
(low CV zone “West”)

Requirement [MWh/h]

2,000
(in each direction)

Number of lots
(1 lot = 10 MW)

200

 

Characteristics of the tender for the month January 2021:

Product

SCB

Period

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

Gas quality

Low CV gas (L)

Direction

SystemBUY and SystemSELL

Balancing zone

LO (low CV zone “East”)

Requirement [MWh/h]

1,500
(in each direction)

Number of lots
(1 lot = 10MW)

150

 
If you wish to respond to the above tender invitations, please submit your bids between 24 November 2020, 12:00 hours and 8 December 2020, 12:00 hours.

 Please submit your bids through our Bidding Platform.

 NCG will accept bids by 9 December 2020, 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