Excel in managing the assets of the future grid
RES integration and increased interconnection demand more of our infrastructure. The adoption of new technologies allows Elia to improve the use of our assets in many ways. Such like increased capacity, lower risk or higher efficiency and reliability without increasing the impact of our infrastructure.
Develop & operate the power system version 2.0
Elia designs the expansion and the reinforcement of the grid according to the expected needs. Today and certainly more in the future, Elia will have to cope with the increase of renewable energy within the energy system and the progressive decentralisation, more production capacities being installed in Belgian households. So, to meet future needs, Elia's focus is to Develop and operate the power system 2.0.
Remain the front-runner in market facilitation
Elia is the market facilitator and design an efficient and transparent Belgian electricity market to ensure a smooth transition to European market integration. To do this, Elia collaborates with different stakeholders towards a continuous adaptation of the market to the evolving needs of the power system. To keep this position, Elia is working on increasing the liquidity on the balancing market.