In this area, we have compiled all information about processes in the context of booking, nominations, balancing, network connections, and all other issues that are relevant to transport customers.
Information about non-discriminatory network access pursuant to § 10e of the German Energy Industry Act EnWG
Equal treatmentNowega ensures non-discriminatory network access. We fully comply with the requirements of § 10e of the German Energy Industry Act EnWG regarding the tasks and powers of the compliance officer for the independent transport network operator (TNO). Nowega’s compliance officer is equipped with extensive rights and instruments to ensure that network operations are structured an continuously carried out in a non-discriminatory manner.
To this end, we have drawn up a programme of compulsory measures (Equal Treatment Programme) and raised awareness of this programme among our staff members. Nowega’s compliance officer monitors adherence to the programme. The compliance officer prepares an annual report outlining the measures contained in the Equal Treatment Programme and submits it to the regulator no later than by 30 September of each year.
PRISMA capacity platform
PRISMA is a Europe-wide platform for booking gas transport capacity – including capacity within the Nowega network.
PRISMA capacity platformPRISMA is a Europe-wide platform for booking gas transport capacity – including capacity within the Nowega network. PRISMA European Capacity Platform GmbH is based in Leipzig and operated by Nowega and 41 other European transmission system and storage operators.
Our primary capacities for cross-market transportation, entry points, storage, and end users can be booked in the context of auctions held on the PRISMA online portal. Acquired capacity may be traded on via the PRISMA trading platform, in accordance with the rules specified in our Network Access Conditions.
PRISMA company website
Trading Hub Europe market area
Trading Hub Europe is the responsible market area grid operator for Nowega’s networks and those of four other transmission network operators.
Trading Hub Europe market areaSince 1 October 2021, Trading Hub Europe is the market area manager for the entire German market area and operates the market area as provided by the Agreement on cooperation pursuant to Section 20 1b) EnWG between operators of gas supply networks located in Germany (“Cooperation Agreement”).
The high-pressure pipeline system in Trading Hub Europe’s nationwide market area will have a total length of some 40,000 km and connect more than 700 downstream networks.
There are currently no ongoing tender procedures. The next one is planned for autumn 2020.