Elia appointed Belgian system operator until 2042


The draft ministerial decree renewing the appointment of Elia System Operator SA/NV as the operator of Belgium's electricity grid was passed on Friday 26 April.

The renewal was proposed by the Energy Minister Marie Christine Marghem and applies for a 20-year period starting on 17 September 2022. The Federal Council of Ministers' decision was taken in accordance with the Act of 29 April 1999 on the organisation of the electricity market.