Pipeline entry and exit capacities at a glance

GWh/d values are based on an assumed GCV of 11.5 kWh/Nm3 for Bacton entry/exit and Zeebrugge entry/exit.

The attached document provides more details on the maximum technical capacity of the Interconnector.

Bacton entry

To September 2018bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical capacity 20.0 630.1 26.3
Technical capacity sold 20.0 630.1 26.3
Technical capacity available for sale 0.0 0.0 0.0
From October 2018*bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical capacity 20.0 630.1 26.3
Technical capacity sold 0.0 0.0 0.0
Technical capacity available for sale 20.0 630.1 26.3

Bacton exit

To September 2018bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical capacity 25.5 803.4 33.5
Technical capacity sold 25.5 803.4 33.5
Technical capacity available for sale 0.0 0.0 0.0
From October 2018 to September 2028*bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical capacity 25.5 803.4 33.5
Technical capacity sold 3.6 113.1 4.7
Technical capacity available for sale 21.9 690.3 28.8
From October 2028*bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical capacity 25.5 803.4 33.5
Technical capacity sold 0.0 0.0 0.0
Technical capacity available for sale 25.5 803.4 33.5

Zeebrugge entry

To September 2018bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical Capacity 25.5 803.4 33.5
Technical Capacity sold 25.5 803.4 33.5
Technical Capacity available for sale 0.0 0.0 0.0
From October 2018 to September 2028*bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical Capacity 25.5 803.4 33.5
Technical Capacity sold 3.6 113.1 4.7
Technical Capacity available for sale 21.9 690.3 28.8
From October 2028*bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical capacity 25.5 803.4 33.5
Technical capacity sold 0.0 0.0 0.0
Technical capacity available for sale 25.5 803.4 33.5

Zeebrugge exit

To September 2018bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical capacity 20.0 630.1 26.3
Technical capacity sold 20.0 630.1 26.3
Technical capacity available for sale 0.0 0.0 0.0
From October 2018*bcm/yGWh/dGWh/h
Technical capacity 20.0 630.1 26.3
Technical capacity sold 0.0 0.0 0.0
Technical capacity available for sale 20.0 630.1 26.3

* Technical capacities from October 2018 may vary from those currently stated. Capacity after this date will be subject to, amongst other things, the availability of the facilities, contractual terms and conditions and the prevailing regulatory conditions.

Interruptible capacity equating to 3 bcm/y is typically made available for all entry and exit points. All interruptible capacity has been sold for the period through to 30 September 2018.