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14 October 2011

Open Grid Europe lays gas pipeline in Ruhr region

The company replaces a section of its Niederrhein ("Lower Rhine") pipeline between Mülheim and Duisburg.

12 October 2011 / Cooperation

Cross-border product: positiv response

Launched only recently, the bundled product by Open Grid Europe and Fluxys offering day-ahead capacities between the Zeebrugge Hub in Belgium and the virtual trading point of NetConnect Germany (NCG VTP) is already in strong demand and proves to be a powerful tool linking both markets. On several days the capacities offered even sold out completely shortly after opening the market.

29 August 2011

Open Grid Europe invests in interconnected European network

Germany’s leading gas transmission system operator Open Grid Europe is expanding its network with a view to improving gas transmission across market areas and national borders.

22 August 2011

Open Grid Europe invites further tenders for load flow commitments

Open Grid Europe will carry out another tendering procedure for load flow commitments (LFCs) from 22 August 2011 so that firm, freely allocable capacities can be offered on the largest possible scale in the market area of NetConnect Germany.

1 August 2011 / Cooperation

Open Grid Europe and Fluxys tighten cross-border cooperation:

simplified gas transmission between Germany and Belgium

Open Grid Europe, Germany's leading TSO, and Belgian TSO Fluxys will be offering a bundled cross-border capacity product from 14 September 2011.

22 July 2011

Open Grid Europe honours apprentices

Commercial apprentices of Germany's largest gas transmission network operator complete their vocational training with above-average grades.

17 June 2011 / Cooperation

MEGAL's investment in Waidhaus

Mittel-Europäische-Gasleitungsgesellschaft (MEGAL) is spending about € 120 m on modernising the Waidhaus compressor station by 2015.

31 May 2011

Learning about energy conservation

With energy and environmental education firmly established in primary school curricula, Open Grid Europe has decided to facilitate some very special extra lessons over the coming weeks.

25 May 2011

Open Grid Europe supports Peace Village

Volunteering together: Employees of the Essen-based company spent two days renovating part of the Peace Village, a social institution in Oberhausen.

19 May 2011

Open Grid Europe welcomes new trainees

In the run-up to their traineeship, 24 new trainees came in close contact with technology at the Essen-based company

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