Tender invitation for the provision of balancing services in Q3 2021

Invitations to tenders are carried out for the long-term balancing requirement in the multi-quality market area NetConnect Germany for the product "Long Term Options" (LTO) in the product variants "Rest of the Day" (RoD) and "Hour" as well as for the bilateral product "Short Call Balancing Services" (SCB).

Please note that only bids for the receipt of gas by providers (SystemSELL) are being invited for the RoD product variant of the LTO product, with providers to take delivery of high CV gas in the balancing zone specified below. 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 3rd quarter 2021 and the month July 2021.

Characteristics of the tender for the 3rd quarter 2021:

Balancing requirements

Product

LTO

Product variant

RoD

Hour

Period

1 July 2021, 06:00 hours
to 1 October 2021, 06:00 hours

1 July 2021, 06:00 hours
to 1 October 2021, 06:00 hours

Gas quality

High CV gas (H)

Low CV gas (L)

Direction

SystemSELL

SystemBUY and SystemSELL

Balancing zone

HS
(high CV zone “South”)

LW
(low CV zone “West”)

Requirement [MWh/h]

2,360*

2,000
(in each direction)

Number of lots
(1 lot = 10 MW)

236*

200

 * Please note with regard to the product variant RoD that throughout the entire Contract Period no limit applies as to the number of permitted Call Days.

 

Characteristics of the tender for the month July 2021:

Product

SCB

Period

1 July 2021, 06:00 hours
to 1 August 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 25 May 2021, 12:00 hours and 9 June 2021, 12:00 hours.

Please submit your bids through our Bidding Platform.

The bids will be accepted by 11 June 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