|Headquarters:||5 Boulevard Montmartre, 75002 Paris, France|
|Date of foundation:||30 July 2001|
|General Manager:||Jean-Pierre Goux|
|Total volumes traded in 2017:||1,977.8 TWh|
|Current number of employees (January 2017):||51|
|Annual report(s):||Annual report 2016|
Powernext SAS, incorporated in 2001, is a regulated market operating under AMF supervision. Powernext manages the natural gas activities of the EEX Group under the PEGAS brand throughout Europe, and operates the National Registry for electricity guarantees of origin in France. Additionally, Powernext also manages Powernext Energy Savings, a dedicated spot market for French White Certificates (Certificats d’Economies d’Energie) launched on 10th January 2012. About 47 full-time employees work for Powernext in the IT, legal, regulatory, administration, product and business development, communication and sales functions. These employees serve Powernext’s own markets, as well as external parties through various service agreements. Powernext owns 40.3% of EPEX SPOT shares.
As of 1st January 2016, the European Energy Exchange (EEX) is the majority shareholder with now 100 percent of the Powernext shares.