VNG-Gruppe VNG – Verbundnetz Gas Aktiengesellschaft: The VNG Group – Well positioned for natural gas

The VNG Group is active the entire supply chain of the German and European natural gas indus­­try. The group currently unites 27 companies, focusing on the four core business areas of Ex­­ploration & Production, Gas Trading & Ser­­vices, Gas Transport and Gas Storage in eight European countries. VNG AG is the parent company.

The VNG Group explores and produces natural gas on the Norwegian continental shelf and in the Danish North Sea via its VNG Norge AS and VNG Danmark ApS subsidiaries. With the help of the natural gas merchant company and energy service provider VNG AG and its trading com­­panies, it supplies both domestic and international cus­tom­­ers reliably with natural gas from its own production, long-term supply agreements and the European trading markets. As an independent trans­­mission operator subject to strict compliance with regulatory unbun­­dling requirements, ONTRAS Gas­­transport GmbH operates the second largest pipeline system in Germany, with a length of more than 7,200 km. When it comes to gas storage, VNG Group is the third largest storage facility operator in Germany thanks to the 2.5 billion m3 of working gas volume provided by VNG Gasspeicher GmbH.

With more than 50 years of experience, the VNG Group makes a key contribution to ensuring secure supply of natural gas. The Group employs some 1,400 employees and recorded sales of approximately 10 billion euros in 2014


  1. Address

    Braunstraße 7
    04347 Leipzig
    Tel +49 341­ 443­0
    Fax +49 341 ­443­1-500

  2. Year of establishment


  3. Business activity

    Gas procurement, gas sales, disposition, scheduling, transport logistics, ­­
    storage portfolio, energy services