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8 feb 2021

BritNed Return to full technical capacity

Following successful progress with our flow test, we are pleased to inform you that the full technical capacity will now be made available for delivery day 9th February 2021 onwards.

The first auction in which this capacity will be made available is the Intraday Auction 1 at 19:30 on 8th February 2021.

Detailed Breakdown

A more detailed breakdown of what will be available can be found below.

Delivery Day: 9th February 2021

  • Long Term (LT)
    • No rights are available in either direction (GB to NL and NL to GB) for this delivery day
    • All rights previously curtailed
  • Day Ahead (DA)
    • No capacity was made available for either direction (GB to NL and NL to GB) for this delivery day
  • Intraday (ID)
    • All ID auctions for this delivery day will run at their normal times
    • As a reminder, the first auction will take place at 19:30 - 20:00 on 8th February 2021
    • We will be able to offer full technical capacity in both directions (GB to NL and NL to GB) during these auctions subject to any limitations placed by NGESO

Delivery Day: 10th February 2021

  • Long Term (LT)
    • GB to NL
      • No rights are available for this delivery day
      • All rights previously curtailed
    • NL to GB
      • LT Transmission Rights for this delivery day have been curtailed to the following profile:
        • 00:00 - 12:00:
          • 508MW new limit (508MW of curtailment)
        • 12:00 - 00:00:
          • 750MW new limit (266MW of curtailment)
      • Any remaining LT Transmission Rights can be nominated for delivery:
        • The LT nomination gate opens at 15:30 on 8th February 2021
        • The LT nomination gate closes at 08:30 on 9th February 2021
        • Any non-nominated LT Transmission Rights will be offered into the Day Ahead auction as per Use It Or Sell It (UIOSI)
  • Day Ahead (DA)
    • GB to NL
      • The full technical capacity will be offered
      • The auction will take place at 08:50 - 09:10 on 9th February 2021
      • For the avoidance of doubt, this is the new Day Ahead Explicit auction with the new auction time
    • NL to GB
      • The full technical capacity will be offered
      • The auction will take place at 08:50 - 09:10 on 9th February 2021
      • For the avoidance of doubt, this is the new Day Ahead Explicit auction with the new auction time
  • Intraday (ID)
    • GB to NL
      • All ID auctions for this delivery day will run at their normal times
      • All available capacity up to full technical capacity will be offered
    • NL to GB
      • All ID auctions for this delivery day will run at their normal times
      • All available capacity up to full technical capacity will be offered

Delivery Day: 11th February 2021

  • All auctions/nominations for this delivery day will take place at their normal times
  • No curtailments in place