15 April 2013, 14:08
The Danish Transmission System Operator Energinet.dk has signed the Accession Agreement dated on 27 March 2013 and is now the 12th partner in TSC, the Transmission System Operator Security Cooperation.
Energinet.dk is an independent public enterprise owned by the Danish state represented by the Ministry of Climate, Energy and Building.
TSC has been continuously enlarged since its establishment in 2008 and covers now an area with 170 million citizens. With this step all DC – links terminals from Continental Europe to the Nordic Countries are covered by the TSC region. This is another important step towards further improving the security of supply throughout Europe.
TSC is based on intense cooperative efforts by several TSOs in Europe. TSC fully supports the integration of the European Energy Markets and complies to the maximum with ENTSO-E Network Codes.
TSC is open for further TSOs to join. CEOs have decided on a welcome package for new candidates: possibility to become either full or associated member, uncomplicated application procedure and moderate registration compensation.