NODES™ facilitates trading of flexibility between system operators and flexibility service providers.

Our market platform, built on cutting-edge technology, provides route to market for system operators and flexibility service providers.

> 3 TWh

Reservation

> 5 GWh

Activation

> 12000

Assets

A simple, easy, and transparent process to buy flexibility using NODES™ services.

Secure flexibility for future system challenges.

Use flexibility when and where you need it.

A simple process for registering and offering flexibility to the system operators.

Offer your availability to help solve future system challenges.

Get compensated for increasing or decreasing production/consumption.

Use Cases

NODES™ demonstrates ease of market set-up using the UK Power Networks Open Data Portal

UK Power Networks has developed an Open Data Portal. This video demonstrates how easy it is to set up the NODES™ marketplace in the UKPN license area

sthlmflex: Market-based TSO-DSO coordination through regional flexibility market

Svenska kraftnät, Ellevio, and Vattenfall Eldistribution have launched sthlmflex to test a regional flexibility market in the Stockholm area to bridge the capacity gap that can be experienced during winter months.

FlexLab: Operating reservation contracts in the activation market

Operating reservation contracts in the activation market.

IntraFlex: Auto-rebalancing energy suppliers

Operating closer to real-time should allow new participants to access the markets whilst key features such as a day ahead information services, as well as an auto-rebalancing function to the intra-day market,

NorFlex: making local flexibility available to Transmission System Operator (TSO) – mFRR market

Enabling local flexibility available to Transmission System Operator (TSO) – mFRR market in Norway. A sequential market for TSO-DSO coordination.

Smart Senja: Managing growth in the fishing industry

Senja is sparsely populated, and reinforcing the grid is an expensive and lengthy process. NODES participate with NODES platform and market operator in the project.

Mitnetz: Renewable curtailment alternative

Instead of shutting down the windmills, the flexibility of a nearby industrial facility is activated to absorb the excess wind power.

Engene: Grid investment deferral

Agder Energi and Microsoft teamed up to demonstrate how flexibility can be used to defer grid investment in the Smart Grid…

News

NODES AS and Plexigrid join hands to unlock flexibility for the electricity grid.

Lysaker, Norway – 28th November 2023 – NODES AS today announced a strategic partnership with Plexigrid to deliver innovative grid flexibility and market integration solutions for utilities.

NODES input to ENTSO-E and EU DSO Entity’s public consultation on a network code for demand response

As a market platform for trading decentralized flexibility, NODES has carefully followed the development of the network code for Demand Response, and will participate in the open consultation currently being conducted by ENTSO-E and the EU DSO Entity

sthlmflex continues with DSOs ready to buy flexibility from NODES marketplace

The independent marketplace NODES and the Distribution System Operators (DSOs) E.ON Energi distribution, Ellevio AB and Vattenfall Eldistribution are happy to welcome back to sthlmflex during season Dec 2023 – March 2024.

Lessons learnt from the German Demonstrator “Congestion management using market-based flexibility in the LV grid” of the EUniversal project

EUniversal is a research project funded by the European Commission as part of the Horizon program. The German Demonstrator is coordinated by E.ON and the German DSO Mitnetz Strom.

GE Vernova’s Digital business and NODES Collaborate to Drive Grid Flexibility and Market Integration

Lysaker, Norway – NODES AS today announced a strategic partnership with GE Vernova’s Digital business to deliver innovative grid flexibility and market integration solutions for utilities.

Flexibility market in Warsaw – Stoen Operator together with the Capital City of Warsaw and NODES enabling a pilot market for distributed flexibility

In recent weeks, Stoen Operator, together with the Capital City of Warsaw and NODES, has signed a letter of intent on the creation of a pilot market for distributed flexibility.

Mölndal Energi Nät prepare to buy flexibility on NODES as Effekthandel Väst gets ready for another season

NODES AS has recently won a procurement process to extend the operation of Effekthandel Väst, a regional flexibility market, in Gothenburg and neighbouring areas.

Jämtkraft Elnät will buy flexibility on NODES next winter

NODES has won the procurement process to operate the flexibility market in the Jämtkraft Elnät area. Jämtkraft Elnät are taking a proactive role to meeting the challenges that will be facing the local grid in the energy transition.

NorFlex – White paper updated with data from last years trading.

NorFlex has successfully concluded its 4th year and NODES has updated the white paper with the latest data.   A total of 1 394 MW*h has been traded representing more than 12 M NOK in value.  

Effekthandel Väst continues with NODES

NODES AS has recently won a procurement process to extend the operation of Effekthandel Väst, a regional flexibility market, in Gothenburg and neighbouring areas.

Euroflex expanding NODESmarket in Norway

In Euroflex, Å Energi, NODES, and two of the largest distribution grid companies in Norway; Elvia and Glitre Nett demonstrate on a large scale how it is possible to relieve the power grid. The grid license areas includes over 1.3 million electricity customers.

SmartEn Energy Summit, Brussels

Geir Magne Abusdal, Glitre Nett presented NorFlex and the use of  NODES to trade flexiblity at this years SmartEn Energy Summit on 19th April 2023