Handbook - network access model

Preparation of a handbook for network access related processes for network operators and suppliers in order to support a fundamental restructuring of the network access model

Portfoliomanagement / optimization

Development of portfolio structures, goals and related management strategies for sales, assets and trading portfolios

Development and introduction of advanced portfolio management methods

Product pricing

Development and introduction of market-based valuation methods for gas products based on (stochastic) mathematical methods (gas pricing including structure, flexibility, balancing costs, contract ...

Operational processes

Development of operational balancing agreements (OBA) and online flow control procedures for storages

Storage access procedures, IT systems

Development and implementation of storage access procedures (bookings/sales, implementation including online flow control, settlement) and evaluation of storage IT systems

Storage optimization / trading

Concepts and implementation support for methods to valuate storages against the wholesale market (spot and forward) based on deterministic and stochastic methods (including delta-hedging of storages)

Capacity allocation

Design and implementation of capacity allocation models and contractual basis for existing and planned infrastructure (products, allocation method including auctions, open season/market test)

Storage marketing

Development of marketing strategies and auction mechanisms in order to ensure maximization of related storage utilization and revenues of storage facilities

Portfolio and risk reporting

Development of gas portfolio and risk reporting tools (positions, mark to market/model, profit and loss, VaR/PaR, liquidity, counterpart risk, take or pay, etc.) by defining report statements, cha ...

Regulatory management

Design of regulatory position papers, opinions and model propositions for areas such as tariff setting, network access, security of supply, etc.

Wagner, Elbling & Company is a specialized advisor to the European energy industry. Together with major companies of all segments of the energy industry and with almost 15 years of experience, we address current challenges resulting from the energy market liberalization and, increasingly, from the decarbonisation of the energy system. Our effective cooperation with clients in the energy sector of Germany, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Spain, Swiss, Austria, Italy etc. as well as supranational institutions and joint ventures, has been proven in more than 100 successfully completed projects by now.

Wagner, Elbling & Company is disposes of:

  • proven solutions and highly qualified specialists within a wide range of relevant areas,
  • profound knowledge and understanding of regulatory and market-oriented issues,
  • expertise in analysis, conception and implementation (“change delivered”) and
  • a widely ramified network of European contacts for the benefit of our clients.

Wagner, Elbling & Company works for and with clients of all segments of the energy industry – i.e. transmission and distribution system operators, market areas operators, storage operators, gas hub operators and energy exchanges, retailers, balancing responsible parties, supplier, industry associations, regulatory authorities and governments. Thereby, our projects and services cover strategic topics (i.e. strategic company transformations in connection with the decarbonisation of the energy system), regulatory economics, portfolio and risk management, energy distribution, specification and selection of IT systems as well as IT project management, mathematical methods for the optimization of energy assets, expert opinions for arbitration proceedings and a whole lot more. Please find more detailed information about our services here

    Wagner, Elbling & Company 2016