About us

Eurogrid International is a company based in Brussels (Belgium) that invests in electric utility-related companies and provides support services to its customers, including its own daughter companies. Eurogrid International is jointly owned and managed by Elia System Operator NV/SA (Elia), the Euronext listed Belgian transmission system operator, and by Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (« KfW »), German state-owned Bank.

Eurogrid International owns a 100% stake in Eurogrid GmbH that holds 100% of the shares of '50Herz Transmission' GmbH (50Hertz). 50Hertz is one of the four trans­mission system operators in Germany. They are regulated by the German federal regulator 'Bundes­netz­agentur'. 50Hertz is responsible for the operation, main­tenance, planning, and expansion of the 380/220 kilovolt transmission grid throughout the German Federal States of Thuringia, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Branden­burg, Berlin, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, and Hamburg, totaling approximately 109,000 km² and reaching 18 million customers in its control area.