Network IT

Development of specifications and IT architecture requirements for network IT (capacity management, nomination management, balancing, settlement, etc.)

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)

Transport / balancing group management and forecasting

Development of methods and processes of transport and balancing group management including trading at virtual points, physical transports and storage utilization for different national balancing r ...

Product development

Development of gas products for wholesale and retail markets (commercial parameters including price regulations, processes, contractual basis, etc.)

Portfolio management IT

Development of specifications for portfolio management IT

Software selection processes

Project management for the introduction of portfolio management systems

Hedge accounting

Development of systems and methods to manage commercial risk from energy supply/trading in accordance with the applicable accounting principles

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 ...

Product / market strategy

Market analyses

Definition of markets, customer segments, product fields and services

Definition of “delivery systems” (How does the company position itself? Which resources are necessary?) ...

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

Network connection

Design and implementation of network access (connection) and interconnection concepts, operating and allocation regimes (incl. OFC, OBAs, etc.) and preparation of contractual materials

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

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