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Within-Day

It couldn't be more short-term: book additional capacities for the same gas day (from 1 pm). The product Within-Day enables a quick reaction on the intraday market as well as the clearing of balancing group discrepancies. 

In order to enable a short-term booking at any time, we conclude an additional agreement "Within-Day" once. For a capacity booking, please contact us by telephone at 0341 443 - 2404/ or - 5744. Please note that booking requests are processed from Monday to Friday between 9 am and 4 pm. 

We will send you a booking form by e-mail. By returning the signed form (by e-mail) you have successfully booked the capacities. Book your desired capacity from 6 am with a lead time of 3 hours. The capacity is available to you as a band and rest-of-day. 

Market area Gaspool
NetConnect Germany
Storage VGS Storage Hub, Etzel
Characteristic curve restriction no
Interruptibility firm
Minimum booking amount 0.10 MWh/h resp. 0.10 Tsd. m³/h
Lead Time   Three (3) hours
Physical storage yes
Structuring Flat
Booking period Rest-of-Day
Transfer points      
Storage Market area Adjacent network operator Gas transfer point
VGS Storage Hub GASPOOL ONTRAS Gastransport GmbH VGS Storage Hub
Etzel GASPOOL Open Grid Europe GmbH Etzel ESE GASPOOL
Gasunie Deutschland Transport Services GmbH UGS Etzel-ESE
NetConnect Germany Open Grid Germany GmbH Etzel (Speicher ESE), Bitzenlander Weg 3, Speicher
       
Contract term          
  earliest possible start of use (Rest-of-day)     01:00 p.m.
Additional booking          
      The product can be booked to all existing Trading and Season contract for the storages VGS Storage Hub and ESE.
         

Fees

   

The fees for within-day capacities are independent from storage. It can be adjusted at short notice depending on the market situation.

Injection 0.10 €/(MWh/h)/h 1.10 €/(Tsd. m³/h)/h
Withdrawal 0.30 €/(MWh/h)/h 3.30 €/(Tsd. m³/h)/h

Documents

   
Supplementary Agreement Icon - View and download the document  
Supplementary Agreement, valid from 01/04/2019 Icon - View and download the document  
Booking form Icon - View and download the document  
Booking form, valid from 01/04/2019 Icon - View and download the document  
Market area Gaspool
NetConnect Germany
Storage VGS Storage Hub, Etzel
Characteristic curve restriction no
Interruptibility firm
Minimum booking amount 0.10 MWh/h resp. 0.10 Tsd. m³/h
Lead Time   Three (3) hours
Physical storage yes
Structuring Flat
Booking period Rest-of-Day
Transfer points      
Storage Market area Adjacent network operator Gas transfer point
VGS Storage Hub GASPOOL ONTRAS Gastransport GmbH VGS Storage Hub
Etzel GASPOOL Open Grid Europe GmbH Etzel ESE GASPOOL
Gasunie Deutschland Transport Services GmbH UGS Etzel-ESE
NetConnect Germany Open Grid Germany GmbH Etzel (Speicher ESE), Bitzenlander Weg 3, Speicher
       
Contract term          
  earliest possible start of use (Rest-of-day)     01:00 p.m.
Additional booking          
      The product can be booked to all existing Trading and Season contract for the storages VGS Storage Hub and ESE.
         

Fees

   

The fees for within-day capacities are independent from storage. It can be adjusted at short notice depending on the market situation.

Injection 0.10 €/(MWh/h)/h 1.10 €/(Tsd. m³/h)/h
Withdrawal 0.30 €/(MWh/h)/h 3.30 €/(Tsd. m³/h)/h

Documents

   
Supplementary Agreement Icon - View and download the document  
Supplementary Agreement, valid from 01/04/2019 Icon - View and download the document  
Booking form Icon - View and download the document  
Booking form, valid from 01/04/2019 Icon - View and download the document  

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Day-Ahead

With our product Day-Ahead, you can optimize your current contracts shortly. In other words: You book your injection and withdrawal rate today and already use it tomorrow. The product can exclusively be booked online and to already existing contracts of Trading for the particular storage respectively to contracts of Hub Trading Flat or Hub Trading.

Market area Gaspool
NetConnect Germany
Storage VGS Storage Hub, Etzel, VHP Gaspool
Characteristic curve restriction no
Interruptibility firm
Minimum booking amount 0.01 MWh/h
Implementation period Online booking: Two (2) hours
Physical storage yes
Transfer points      
Storage Market area Adjacent network operator Gas transfer point
VGS Storage Hub Gaspool ONTRAS Gastransport GmbH VGS Storage Hub
Etzel GASPOOL Open Grid Europe GmbH Etzel ESE GASPOOL
Gasunie Deutschland Transport Services GmbH UGS Etzel-ESE
NetConnect Germany Open Grid Germany GmbH Etzel (Speicher ESE), Bitzenlander Weg 3, Speicher
       
Contract term          
  Duration     1 gas day
Additional booking          
      The product can be booked to all existing Trading and Hub contract for the storages VGS Storage Hub and ESE.
         

Fees

   
The fees for Day-Ahead capacities are independent from storage and consistent for all storages. We send an daily e-mail (working day) with the available capacities and fee. However, the fee can be adjusted at short notice depending on the market situation and the allocation of the capacities takes place according to the principle „first-come-first-served“.
The available capacity amounts are published on the day D-1 at 11:00 a.m. on the website of VGS and on easystore; the corresponding capacity quota then can be booked from 11:00 a.m. until 03:00 a.m. (flange products) or 05:00 p.m. (hub products) for the same day. If the following gas day is on a weekend or a holiday, then these days can be booked directly in advance until the first following working day.

 

Documents

 
Supplementary Agreement Day-Ahead Icon - View and download the document
Fee Schedule (Flange) Icon - View and download the document
Fee Schedule (Hub) Icon - View and download the document
   
Market area Gaspool
NetConnect Germany
Storage VGS Storage Hub, Etzel, VHP Gaspool
Characteristic curve restriction no
Interruptibility firm
Minimum booking amount 0.01 MWh/h
Implementation period Online booking: Two (2) hours
Physical storage yes
Transfer points      
Storage Market area Adjacent network operator Gas transfer point
VGS Storage Hub Gaspool ONTRAS Gastransport GmbH VGS Storage Hub
Etzel GASPOOL Open Grid Europe GmbH Etzel ESE GASPOOL
Gasunie Deutschland Transport Services GmbH UGS Etzel-ESE
NetConnect Germany Open Grid Germany GmbH Etzel (Speicher ESE), Bitzenlander Weg 3, Speicher
       
Contract term          
  Duration     1 gas day
Additional booking          
      The product can be booked to all existing Trading and Hub contract for the storages VGS Storage Hub and ESE.
         

Fees

   
The fees for Day-Ahead capacities are independent from storage and consistent for all storages. We send an daily e-mail (working day) with the available capacities and fee. However, the fee can be adjusted at short notice depending on the market situation and the allocation of the capacities takes place according to the principle „first-come-first-served“.
The available capacity amounts are published on the day D-1 at 11:00 a.m. on the website of VGS and on easystore; the corresponding capacity quota then can be booked from 11:00 a.m. until 03:00 a.m. (flange products) or 05:00 p.m. (hub products) for the same day. If the following gas day is on a weekend or a holiday, then these days can be booked directly in advance until the first following working day.

 

Documents

 
Supplementary Agreement Day-Ahead Icon - View and download the document
Fee Schedule (Flange) Icon - View and download the document
Fee Schedule (Hub) Icon - View and download the document
   

Do you have questions or
need help deciding?

 

VTP+

 

VTP+ is a special nomination type at an additional VTP Gaspool gas transfer point and allows you to save transport and injection fees for your storage contract at the VGS Storage Hub (VSH).

Take advantage of the potential - especially in the shoulder months, the VHP+ product is an attractive option for action.

Would you like to receive daily information about the nominees at VHP+? Simply send us an e-mail to sales@vng-gasspeicher.de.

 

Information

We would like to inform you regularly about existing nomination at the VTP+. 
For this purpose, you will receive an e-mail daily at 10:00 a. m. with the existing nominations at the VTP+ and the applicable fee. 

If further nominations are received at the VTP+ after 10:00 a. m., we will send another e-mail at 3:00 p. m.. 

Nomination

You nominate the desired amount of injection or withdrawal capacity for the VTP+ until 2 a. m.
The nomination is made via the existing communication link (AS2). The nomination by e-mail (file template) must only be selected in exceptional cases. 

The desired output is independent of your characteristic curve and can therefore be higher than your characteristic curve actually corresponds to it.
Your nomination for the gas transfer point VTP+ can be renominated until 02:00 a. m. The last nomination made before 2 a. m. of a gas day is binding and cannot be changed.

All further information of the respective messages can be found in Annex of supplementary agreement VTP+.


Check & Confirmation

We will check your nomination hourly and send you a confirmation or shortening email by 4 p. m. at the earliest and 02:00 a.m at the latest. In the case of a

  • Confirmation message, you save the transport costs and the variable charge for a deposit. All you have to do is report the gas quantity to the responsible  market area (VTP Gaspool).
  • Reduction message,  you can nominate the full or partial capacities at the "VGS Storage Hub" gas transfer point by entering a renomination.  A transport booking is necessary.

 

Contract duration          

Service period

The supplementary agreement shall terminate upon termination or automatically upon termination of the last contract concluded for VSH.

Validity

Valid for all contracts VSH that exist at the time of conclusion of the supplementary agreement or that are concluded during the term of the supplementary agreement.

Fees

 

Time period
Storage month
FI
€ / MWh
FW
​€ / MWh
Jan | Feb | Mar 0.12 0.08
Apr | May | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec 0.16 0.04
Jun | Jul | Aug 0.20 0.00

 

Documents

 
Supplementary agreement VTP+, valid from 04/04/2018 Icon - Ansehen und Download des Dokuments

 

Here you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions. 

If you cannot find an answer to your question here, we will be happy to help you personally. 
Write to sales@vng-gasspeicher.de or call us on 0341- 443 2404.

______________________________________________________________________________

What's new in April 2018? 

  • Seasonal fee: benefit from the anti-cyclical use of storage
  • A supplementary agreement applies to all contracts
  • Daily information by e-mail about existing nomination at the VTP+
  • Nomination until 02:00 a. m. possible

Can my existing supplementary agreement be extended?

  • No, that's not possible. The current version expires automatically with the contracts on 01/04/2018.
    We will be happy to draw up a new supplementary agreement to your contracts on 04/04/2018. The supplementary agreement will continue to be free of charge.
    The fees for injection and withdrawal are only due at the VTP+ if the gas volume is confirmed. 

 

Information

We would like to inform you regularly about existing nomination at the VTP+. 
For this purpose, you will receive an e-mail daily at 10:00 a. m. with the existing nominations at the VTP+ and the applicable fee. 

If further nominations are received at the VTP+ after 10:00 a. m., we will send another e-mail at 3:00 p. m.. 

Nomination

You nominate the desired amount of injection or withdrawal capacity for the VTP+ until 2 a. m.
The nomination is made via the existing communication link (AS2). The nomination by e-mail (file template) must only be selected in exceptional cases. 

The desired output is independent of your characteristic curve and can therefore be higher than your characteristic curve actually corresponds to it.
Your nomination for the gas transfer point VTP+ can be renominated until 02:00 a. m. The last nomination made before 2 a. m. of a gas day is binding and cannot be changed.

All further information of the respective messages can be found in Annex of supplementary agreement VTP+.


Check & Confirmation

We will check your nomination hourly and send you a confirmation or shortening email by 4 p. m. at the earliest and 02:00 a.m at the latest. In the case of a

  • Confirmation message, you save the transport costs and the variable charge for a deposit. All you have to do is report the gas quantity to the responsible  market area (VTP Gaspool).
  • Reduction message,  you can nominate the full or partial capacities at the "VGS Storage Hub" gas transfer point by entering a renomination.  A transport booking is necessary.

 

Contract duration          

Service period

The supplementary agreement shall terminate upon termination or automatically upon termination of the last contract concluded for VSH.

Validity

Valid for all contracts VSH that exist at the time of conclusion of the supplementary agreement or that are concluded during the term of the supplementary agreement.

Fees

 

Time period
Storage month
FI
€ / MWh
FW
​€ / MWh
Jan | Feb | Mar 0.12 0.08
Apr | May | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec 0.16 0.04
Jun | Jul | Aug 0.20 0.00

 

Documents

 
Supplementary agreement VTP+, valid from 04/04/2018 Icon - Ansehen und Download des Dokuments

 

Here you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions. 

If you cannot find an answer to your question here, we will be happy to help you personally. 
Write to sales@vng-gasspeicher.de or call us on 0341- 443 2404.

______________________________________________________________________________

What's new in April 2018? 

  • Seasonal fee: benefit from the anti-cyclical use of storage
  • A supplementary agreement applies to all contracts
  • Daily information by e-mail about existing nomination at the VTP+
  • Nomination until 02:00 a. m. possible

Can my existing supplementary agreement be extended?

  • No, that's not possible. The current version expires automatically with the contracts on 01/04/2018.
    We will be happy to draw up a new supplementary agreement to your contracts on 04/04/2018. The supplementary agreement will continue to be free of charge.
    The fees for injection and withdrawal are only due at the VTP+ if the gas volume is confirmed. 

 

Do you have questions or
need help deciding?

Add on - Early Injection and Late Withdrawal

Would you like to fill a concluded contract, which only starts in the future, rather to use low market prices? Or would you like to extend the withdrawal phase of your contract?

Our Add ons "Early Injection" and "Late Withdrawal" make this possible.

Add on Early Injection
Additional booking of WGV and IR to extend the service period before the start of the basic contract.

Add on Late Withdrawal
Additional booking of WGV and WR to extend the service period after the end of the basic contract.

The capacities do not have to correspond to the capacity ratio of the basic contract, but are limited to the maximum booked capacities of the basic contract. The characteristic curves correspond to the logic of the basic contract.

 
Base contract available for Trading, Hub Trading, Season and Hub Season
Minimum booking amount no
Service period max 2 months
Implementation period on request:              Five (5) working days
   

Fees & Booking request

   

The fees for add ons to the contract extension are the same for all storages and VGS defines an internal minimum fee in (€/MWh)/d.
As a booking request you can send us an informal inquiry (by telephone or e-mail) with a fee in € for the entire period of the extension. The booking request can be divided as follows:

 

a) Working gas level at a certain time

For this please specify in your inquiry the service period of the add on and the desired WGV, which should be filled, and the bid in €. Then we determine the necessary injection or withdrawal rate for you.

b) injection or withdrawal rate over a specific time

Give us your desired IR or WR for the extension of the contract, the service period and the bid in € in your inquiry. We calculate the necessary WGV for you.

Documents

 
Supplementary agreement Add on "Early Injection" Icon - Ansehen und Download des Dokuments
Supplementary agreement Add on "Late Withdrawal" Icon - Ansehen und Download des Dokuments
GT&C, valid from 01/04/17 Icon - Ansehen und Download des Dokuments
Base contract available for Trading, Hub Trading, Season and Hub Season
Minimum booking amount no
Service period max 2 months
Implementation period on request:              Five (5) working days
   

Fees & Booking request

   

The fees for add ons to the contract extension are the same for all storages and VGS defines an internal minimum fee in (€/MWh)/d.
As a booking request you can send us an informal inquiry (by telephone or e-mail) with a fee in € for the entire period of the extension. The booking request can be divided as follows:

 

a) Working gas level at a certain time

For this please specify in your inquiry the service period of the add on and the desired WGV, which should be filled, and the bid in €. Then we determine the necessary injection or withdrawal rate for you.

b) injection or withdrawal rate over a specific time

Give us your desired IR or WR for the extension of the contract, the service period and the bid in € in your inquiry. We calculate the necessary WGV for you.

Documents

 
Supplementary agreement Add on "Early Injection" Icon - Ansehen und Download des Dokuments
Supplementary agreement Add on "Late Withdrawal" Icon - Ansehen und Download des Dokuments
GT&C, valid from 01/04/17 Icon - Ansehen und Download des Dokuments

Add on - IR | WR | WGV

Would you like to optimise a concluded contract and expand it to include injection and/or withdrawal capacity and/or working gas volume? This is easily possible with our add-on products.

Add your desired capacity to your existing contract in the short or long term and make use of the full potential of your storage contract.

Booking

In our customer portal Easystore you can add the capacity of your contract under "Contracts" and you will be shown the fee for it. You are also welcome to send us your booking request (sales@vng-gasspeicher.de) and we will send you the offer. Please note the valid supplementary agreement.