New shipper? – Welcome to the Danish Gas Market
We look forward to sharing our future-forward thinking with you.
Transparent, flexible and secure
Shippers in the Danish gas market benefit from Denmark's secure and transparent market place and the flexibility of Energinet's high-capacity infrastructure.
When you speak we listen
Energinet is committed to foster a collaborative environment where transparency, open dialogue and exchange of ideas and insights are key elements to the success of our energy market.Each year we host a number of forums to help us stay informed about what is on your mind, right now. This approach means that as a Shipper in Denmark you exert a direct influence on the preparation of market rules and participate in shaping how the Danish gas market works.
One of the ways Energinet supports a healthy and competitive Danish gas market is by investing in the next level of integration with international markets.
Please follow this link to learn more about our current cross-border projects.
Shipper in the Danish gas market benefit from a number of competitive features, such as:
• Access to trade on the Danish gas exchange, European Energy Exchange.
o Currently 65 % of Danish gas consumption is traded on Gaspoint Nordic.
o Gaspoint Nordic is an unrestricted market place, open to all traders, which supports transparent supply and demand-driven pricing in Denmark.
• Competitive tariffs and fees that reflect Energinet’s “break-even” policy.
• Flexible and custom-made storage products at competitive prices offered by Energinet's Gas Storage Denmark A/S.
• Flexible and marked-based end-of-day balancing.
o No intra-day restrictions.
o Daily cash-out to zero based on shippers end-of-day position (long, short or balanced).
• Live update of the System Commercial Balance (SCB)
o Shippers are notified when market activity moves out of Energinet’s estimated system commercial balance ”Green Zone”.
• Energinet’s Biomethane guarantees of origin, which are being developed for cross-border trade.
• Many free of charge services:
o Free access to our self-service portal, Energinet Online
o Free registration to Energinet’s register of players
o Free use of the virtual points of Energinet’s market model: ETF, GTF and CTF.
• Influence the development of our market, including market rules
o Energinet hosts a shippers’ Forum four times a year.
o We invite user groups to share experience and ideas.
Easy & Free Registration
New shippers must be registered in Energinet's Register of Players. The process is free of charge and takes approximately 1 month.
Learn more about our free 4-step registration process.
Energinet uses the international communication standard EDIG@S XML to exchange commercial information and we assist all of our new shippers in testing their IT systems for EDIG@S XML compatibility.
Shippers in Denmark
All shippers active in the Danish gas market must be registered with Energinet in our Register of Players, and a number of our shippers – but not all – choose to make their contact information publicly available.