TSO again invite tenders for fuel gas

2.7 billion kWh of natural gas needed for own operating activities

Kassel/Leipzig. The four Transmission System Operators (TSO) GASCADE Gastransport GmbH, NEL Gastransport GmbH, ONTRAS Gastransport GmbH and Fluxys Deutschland GmbH are inviting tenders for the purchase and delivery of fuel gas. GASCADE and NEL expect their joint in-house consumption needs to be around 2.5 billion kWh for one supply year. The consumption needs of ONTRAS are estimated at 0.2 billion kWh, the needs of Fluxys are estimated at 0.01 billion kWh. The network operators require this energy to run their supraregional pipeline networks.

The period for the sale and delivery of the gas is April 1, 2016 through April 01, 2017. Tenders must be filed via the GASPOOL virtual trading point between January 25 and February 26.

The tender process will be organized and executed by GASCADE with separate procedures. More information on the invitation to tender is available at www.gascade.de, www.nel-gastransport.de, and www.ontras.com.