EU framework for 2030

22.01.2014

The European Commission has presented the 2030 energy and climate goals for a competitive, secure and low-carbon EU economy during a press conference in Brussels, Belgium. The picture shows Connie Hedegaard, Commissioner for Climate Action at the presentation. There key elements of the 2030 policy framework set out by the Commission include a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, an EU-wide binding target for renewable energy of at least 27% and a set of new indicators to ensure a competitive and secure energy system.

> See EU press release

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ENTSO-E starts Transparency Platform

15.01.2014

Today the first release of the new ENTSO-E transparency platform (www.entsoe.net) on load, generation, transmission, balancing and outages was launched. The web based platform (see screenshot) will be available free of charge without the need for registration.

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Energinet.dk fully integrated

12.12.2013

Denmark’s TSO, being the newest TSC member, has successfully started its user site. Now the staff at the control centre of Energinet.dk (www.energinet.dk) takes part both in the regular congestion forecast process and the Daily Operational Planning Teleconference (DOPT). This step forward contributes to the security of supply.

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Renowned Environmental Award

05.12.2013

The Hungarian TSO Mavir made public that it was awarded with the prestigious “Business World for the Environment Award” of the Hungarian Business Leaders Forum (HBLF). The award prizes the TSO’s activities to protect the environment, especially the bird protection program.

The HBLF is a non-profit associationand is committed to promote responsible business practices that benefit business and society, and help to achieve social, economic and environmentally sustainable development in Hungary.

> See Mavir’s Press Release

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New transmission line in Slovenia

27.11.2013

Slovenia’s TSO Eles issued a press release about connecting the new 2 x 400 kV double-circuit transmission line from Beričevo to Krško onto the grid. The new line is more than 80 kilometres long, uses 227 pylons and provides the transmission of electricity from multiple directions. It shall also contribute to further integration of the European market.

> See Eles’ Press Release

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Opening in Munich

25.10.2013

TSC representatives meet with regulatory authorities and partner bodies in Munich, Germany, to inaugurate the very atmospheric Grand Opening of the TSC TSOs – Joint Office. The new Joint Office means a big step towards higher efficiency and better quality due to closer coordination and collaboration.

The photo shows (left to right) Ben Voorhorst (COO of TenneT), Alexander Wirth (TSC Operational Manager) and Rudolf Baumann (Chairman of the TSC Steering Committee) with a golden key at the opening ceremony.

> Read official press release

> Watch our video about the Grand Opening:

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