Glossary

  • A
    • adjacent network operator

    • available capacity

    • allocated quantity

    • authorised meter reading

    • annual usage

    • annual usage telemetry large-scale users

    • ancillary services

    • affiliated company

  • B
    • backhaul

    • backhaul available

    • backhaul allocated quantity

    • backhaul booked

    • backhaul used

    • backhaul nominated

    • backhaul total

    • balancing period

    • beneficial ownership

    • business day

  • C
    • Customer Desk

    • CMP

    • connected party

    • connection and transport agreement

    • connection capacity

    • connection

    • connection register

    • connection pipe

    • connection agreement

    • connection point

    • customer category

    • customer

    • calorific adjustment

    • capacity

    • Central System Steering Signal (CSS)

    • clearing party

    • compressibility

    • confirmation

    • congestion management

    • contract unit

    • contract data sheet

    • contract period

    • contractual congestion

    • counterflow

    • confirmed quantity

    • contracted capacity

    • conversion factor

    • cubic metre of Groningen gas [m3(n;35.17)]

    • causer

    • calculating capacity

  • D
    • Diversion

    • distribution network operator (LDC)

    • density

    • directly connected party

    • direct line

    • distribution

    • dark green zone

    • Dutch Network Code

    • deliverability

    • distribution network

    • declaration of acceptance

  • E
    • EWEX

    • end user with exit capacity

    • EAN code

    • end date

    • end user

    • entry capacity

    • entry gas

    • entry programme

    • entry point

    • EURIBOR

    • exit capacity

    • exit gas

    • exit programme

    • exit point

    • emergent market

  • F
    • final customer

    • firm available

    • firm booked

    • firm used

    • firm nominated

    • firm total

    • fit factor exit DSO

    • fit factor profile customers

    • fit factor telemetry large-scale user

    • force majeure

    • firm capacity

    • firm services

  • G
    • Gas exchange operator

    • gas supply contract

    • gas

    • Gasunie Transport Services

    • GTS

    • gas exchange operator

    • gas day

    • gas equipment

    • gas equipment link

    • gas quality

    • gas month

    • gas meter

    • gas storage facility

    • Gastransport Electronic Application or GEA

    • gas transportation network

    • GOS

    • Grid Connection Agreement or GCA

    • gas transfer point

  • H
    • Hs

    • helper

    • horizontally integrated undertaking

    • household customer

    • hour

    • hourly measurement

  • I
    • interruptible

    • interruptible capacity

    • interruptible services

    • integrated natural gas undertaking

    • initial interrupted quantity

    • initial nominated quantity

    • initial interruptible nominated

    • injectability

    • interconnector

    • interruptible booked

    • interruptible used

    • interruptible nominated

    • injector

    • injection facility

    • injection facility operator

  • L
    • LDC exit capacity

    • large-scale use connection

    • large-scale user

    • last interrupted quantity

    • last interruptible nominated

    • long term indication of firm available

    • long-term services

    • linepack

    • light green zone

    • LNG facility

    • LNG facility capacity

    • LNG company

    • LNG system operator

    • long-term planning

    • license holder

  • M
    • move-in

    • monthly factor

    • max usage

    • measuring and control equipment

    • metering company

    • measuring equipment

    • measuringfacility

    • metering responsible party

    • measuring operator

    • measuring installer

    • mp recognizer

    • minimum (maximum) level of utilization per month

    • mutual independence

    • move out

  • N
    • NNO

    • natural gas undertaking

    • natural gas undertaking

    • nominated quantity

    • national grid

    • neighbouring network operator or NNO

    • network operator

    • network area

    • network user

    • network link

    • non remote readable small-scale user measuring equipment

    • non-household customer

    • nomination

    • normal cubic metre [m3(n)]

    • normal conditions

    • non measured connection

  • O
    • operating conditions

    • orange zone

  • P
    • private network operator (PDC)

    • planned capacity

    • physical congestion

    • physical connection

    • private gas transportation network

    • planned capacity profile customers

    • planned capacity telemetry large-scale users

    • pooling factor

    • portfolio

    • portfolio imbalance signal

    • primary market

    • profile customer

    • profile factor for telemetry large-scale use

    • profile large-scale use connection

    • profile large-scale user

    • profile large-scale use measuring equipment

    • programme responsible party

    • programme responsibility

  • Q
    • QC

    • quantity of energy

  • R
    • RQC

    • re-nomination

    • renomination

    • remote readable small-scale user measuring equipment

    • reconciliation period

    • reasonable and prudent operator

    • relative density

    • red zone

  • S
    • standard annual usage

    • superior calorific value

    • shipper

    • shoulder month

    • storage system operator

    • small-scale use connection

    • small-scale user

    • short-term services

    • supplier

    • supply

    • supply undertaking

    • supply agreement

    • supply license

    • storage capacity

    • storage facility

    • storage system operator

    • secondary market

    • standard capacity profile customers

    • status code

    • switch

    • system

    • system balance signal

    • system user

    • system connection

    • system connection configuration

    • system integrity

    • summer month

  • T
    • technical capacity

    • telemetry large-scale use connection

    • telemetry large-scale user

    • telemetry large-scale use measuring equipment

    • Title Transfer Facility or TTF

    • title transfer registration service

    • total booked capacity

    • transmission

    • transmission system operator

    • transmission capacity

    • transport contract

    • transmission agreement

  • U
    • upstream pipeline network

    • unused capacity

    • upstream pipeline network

    • user

    • user category

  • V
    • vertically integrated undertaking

    • virtual point programme responsibility (VPPV)

    • volume conversion instrument

  • W
    • WDM-transaction

    • wholesale customer

    • wheeling

    • wheeling group

    • winter month

    • wobbe index

    • wobbe label

  • Y
    • year (yearly)