Transmission and distribution grids bring electricity to consumers, at the same time as balancing supply with demand. Achieving this balance guarantees that customers receive supplies of competitively priced electricity securely and reliably.
Balancing the electricity supply system
in France, transmission system operator, RTE carries electricity from generating plants to major industrial facilities. It also acts as the interconnector with the power grids of neighbouring countries through 50 cross-border power lines. RTE is a company managed in a total independent manner.
Delivering assured distribution continuity and quality for all customers
In France, Enedis manages the distribution grid that delivers the electricity sold by all energy providers to 36 million residential, company and local authority customers. Enedis os a companys managed in a total independent manner.