Available transmission capacity

We offer different products of capacity in line with the CAM code on the PRISMA platform.

  • Forward Flow Capacity is still available. The Available Forward Flow Capacity overview (below) shows the amount.
  • Interruptible Forward Flow Capacity will be offered when Forward Flow Capacity is sold out.
  • Interruptible Reverse Flow is non-physical capacity from the UK to the Netherlands. This virtual capacity is sold on the PRISMA platform and the available capacity depends on the amount of sold Forward Flow capacity.
     

Firm Forward Flow Capacity

Available amounts in kWh/h per 8 January 2016

Period Available capacity related to Original BBL project Available capacity related to expansion project Total available firm forward flow capacity
01-12-2007 until 15-04-2011 0 0 0
15-04-2011 until 01-10-2011 0 3,106,152 3,106,152
01-10-2011 until 01-01-2012 0 2,186,631 2,186,631
01-01-2012 until 22-03-2013 0 1,906,631 1,906,631
23-03-2013 until 28-03-2013 0 0 0
29-03-2013 until 01-10-2013 0 1,906,631 1,906,631
01-10-2013 until 01-12-2016 0 725,954 725,954
01-12-2016 until 01-10-2022 11,234,375 419,448 11,653,823
01-10-2022 until 01-12-2022 14,555,375 419,448 14,980,375
From 01-12-2022 17,005,375 419,448 17,419,448

This overview is updated on a monthly basis. No rights can be derived from this overview.

When the BBL pipeline launched, its maximum technical capacity was 17,005,375 kWh/h. By installing a fourth compressor, this capacity has been increased to 20,600,000 kWh.

Auction

Auction dates are listed in the Auction Calendar and the exact amounts available are listed in this overview. The Sold and Available IRF Capacity document provides an overview of the capacity that has been sold between 2011 and now.

Contact us

If you require any additional information or have questions about the available transmission capacity, please contact:

Contact

  • BBL Company
  • P.O. Box 225
  • 9700 AE Groningen
  • The Netherlands
  • Concourslaan 17

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