Business Areas

For decades the VNG Group's profile has been shaped largely by its trade in natural gas and biomethane. Together with VNG Handel & Vertrieb with its many regional layers and its trading companies and holdings, we are a reliable and flexible supplier to regional utilities, industry and commercial and residential customers at home and abroad.

ONTRAS Gastransport acts as an independent as well as technically and logistically dependable transmission system operator within a regulated European transmission system. With a pipeline system in excess of 7,500 kilometres and more than 450 network interconnections ONTRAS ensures the smooth transportation of gas for shippers.

Through VNG Gasspeicher GmbH, the VNG Group offers decades of experience and all-round expertise when it comes to underground gas storage, from design and construction to operation and maintenance, as well as the marketing of storage capacity.

VNG has concentrated its activities related to biogas and biomethane in the Biogas business area since 2020. In this context, biogas is one of the most important growth segments. BALANCE Erneuerbare Energien GmbH currently operates 27 biogas plants in eastern and northern Germany.