The transmission network carries electricity from where it is generated to the distribution network and ensures interconnection with the power grids of neighboring countries. This activity is part of the regulated sector.
RTE transports electricity, an EDF subsidiary, operates the electricity transmission network in France. Due to its geographical position, RTE transports electricity is at the heart of the European energy market.
RTE transports electricity is responsible for:
RTE transports electricity has refined the tools available to its customers by improving its systems for adjusting supply to demand. Its tariffs are established by decree, based on instructions by the French Energy Regulation Commission.
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