Press Releases 2021

ALEGrO, the first interconnector between Belgium and Germany, celebrates its first anniversary with good results

The first electricity interconnector between Belgium and Germany was commissioned a year ago (18 November 2020) by system operators Elia and Amprion. ALEGrO posted good results after a year of operation with 93% of availability even in the first year and exchanges totalling 4.5 TWh. It has made it possible to balance prices between markets and boost societal welfare. weiterlesen

Amprion signs new syndicated loan agreement

Transmission system operator Amprion has finalised a new syndicated loan with a volume of €1.5 billion, which is equivalent to an increase of €650 million. weiterlesen

Successful debut for Amprion on the international bond market

German transmission system operator Amprion has made a successful debut on the international corporate bond market. weiterlesen


8 leading European transmission system operators launch a common initiative to support the energy system to reach carbon neutrality. weiterlesen

ENTSO-E new leadership team appointed

The new ENTSO-E leadership team was confirmed today by the association’s Assembly and will take office as of 1 July. weiterlesen

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Unprecedented year for the electricity market: Amprion publishes “Market Report 2021”

The Covid-19 pandemic has made for an exceptional year in Europe’s electricity market. Despite this, the trend towards market integration continues. Germany is once again importing more electricity than in the years before. weiterlesen

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Input from consultation phase incorporated into Network Development Plan; Grid analyses for long-term scenario B 2040 confirm need for grid expansion; Stability analyses reveal considerable need for reactive-power compensation systems weiterlesen

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European TSOs launch Eurobar Initiative for Standardised Offshore Grids

Seven European transmission system operators have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the launch of Eurobar, an initiative for interconnecting offshore wind platforms across Europe. weiterlesen

DolWin4 and BorWin4: Amprion starts bidding process for converters and cables

Amprion Offshore GmbH has started the bidding process for the awarding of converters and cables for DolWin4 and BorWin4. weiterlesen

DolWin4 and BorWin4: Amprion submits approval documents for the exclusive economic zone

Amprion Offshore GmbH, a subsidiary of the Dortmund based transmission system operator Amprion, has submitted the documents for the public planning procedure for the “Exclusive Economic Zone” section of the DolWin4 and BorWin4 offshore grid connection systems. weiterlesen

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Siemens Energy and Amprion seal technology partnership for reliable and innovative grid management

ARESS innovation project contributes to grid control and stabilization, paving the way for the energy transition in Germany. weiterlesen