For a successful energy transition in a sustainable world
In the interest of society
With a reliability level of 99.999 percent, we provide society with a robust electricity grid. Elia operates an electricity transmission system with voltage levels between 30 and 400 kilovolt (kV), and 50Hertz transports electricity over high-voltage levels of 150, 220 and 380 kilovolts (kV).
Together, we lead the way in a successful energy transition ensuring a reliable, sustainable and affordable energy system for the future.
Our latest news
04 February 2020First ever power cable between UK and Belgium celebrates strong performance in its first full year of operationNemo Link, the first ever power cable between the UK and Belgium, has today reported outstanding performance figures as it celebrates its first full year of operation.
27 January 20202020 Open Innovation Challenge focuses on digitalisation for enhanced securityElia Group, a transmission system operator active in Belgium and northeast Germany, is set to launch its fourth Open Innovation Challenge this month. The competition invites start-ups from around the world to present solutions to any of the many challenges system operators face.
20 January 2020Designation of Elia Transmission Belgium as national and regional/local TSO and change of name of Elia System Operator to Elia Group.Following the completion by the group Elia of its internal reorganisation on 31st December 2019, Elia Transmission Belgium has been designated as the national and regional/local Transmission System Operator (TSO) for the very high- and high-voltage electricity grid in Belgium. In addition, Elia System Operator will be renamed Elia Group SA/NV.
31 December 2019Completion of the internal reorganisation of the Elia GroupJust before midnight today, Elia will have effectively implemented its internal reorganisation, the aim of which is to isolate and ring-fence the regulated activities of Elia in Belgium from the non-regulated activities and regulated activities outside Belgium.
12 December 2019Elia and 50Hertz publish a joint study on futureproofing the EU energy system towards 2030From the perspective of two system operators (Elia in Belgium and 50Hertz in Germany), Elia Group wants to raise awareness about the increasing challenges on both the grid infrastructure (hardware) and the market design (software) of the European interconnected electricity system. The joint study ‘Future-proofing the EU Energy System towards 2030’ proposes two levers to realise the next phase of the energy transition in a timely and efficient way with maximum welfare for society.
03 December 2019Stefan Kapferer in office as new 50Hertz-CEOThe German Transmission System Operator (TSO) 50Hertz now has a new chairman of the executive board. Stefan Kapferer is in office since December 1st. Up until the end of October Kapferer was head of BDEW, the German Association of Energy and Water Industries.
29 November 2019Quarterly Statement: Elia Group Q3 2019On Friday 29 November, the Elia Group published its interim statement for Q3 2019.
28 November 2019European Single Intraday Coupling (SIDC) Parties confirm successful XBID 2nd wave go-live.European Single Intraday Coupling Parties (SIDC - formerly known as XBID) confirm successful 2nd wave go-live. Significant increases in traded volumes is reported across the seven countries who joined the SIDC coupling last week.
08 November 2019Shareholders’ Meeting approves reorganisation Elia GroupElia held its Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting on 08/11/2019. All items on the agenda have been approved.
08 November 2019XBID Wave 2 Go-Live announced for 19th of November 2019European Single Intraday Coupling (SIDC) Solution (formerly known as XBID) and Local Implementation Projects confirm 2nd wave go-live date for November 2019. Seven further countries to be coupled with the fourteen already operational.
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Elia Group is a frontrunner in the transition of the energy sector. Our strategy accommodates the profound and rapid changes in our business. At the same time, it reflects our essence so that we continue to create value for society in the future.
As transmission system operators, Elia and 50Hertz lead the way for a successful energy transition in a sustainable world. Our grids have a crucial role to play in the decarbonisation of the energy sector and society in general.
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