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

Due Diligence

Regulatory due diligence (risk assessment/opportunities) considering specific characteristics of incentive regulations

Price revision and arbitration proceedings

Preparation of expert opinions regarding market value of gas for price revisions and arbitration proceedings of long term gas supply contracts

Network access

Development and implementation of processes related to network access (implementation, settlement, invoicing) including balancing group management on the network operators’ side

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)

Portfolio management IT

Development of specifications for portfolio management IT

Software selection processes

Project management for the introduction of portfolio management systems

Organisation of trading companies

Design and implementation  of operational processes (front-/mid-/back-office) incl. related organizational measures and areas of responsibility

Transfer pricing

Design of transfer pricing systems including related processes and pricing methods between supply-, trading-, and sales-divisions

Product development

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

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

    Wagner, Elbling & Company 2016