A functioning market and an effective network regulation are the keys for a successful energy transition.
To achieve a functioning European energy market, an even tighter cooperation between transmission network operators in the areas of planning, system security, and market integration is necessary.
The trends of digitalization and decentralization pose great challenges for distribution system operators and municipal utilities, but also creates opportunities for sustainable positioning.
Through decentralization and digitalization, production and demand will inevitably be interconnected.
Multilateral regional cooperative projects can only be successfully and economically realized through a neutral, efficient, methodical, and energy-industry-competent project manager.
The implementation of legal and regulatory requirements demand for flexible business processes and efficient IT systems.
E-Bridge together with MITNETZ STROM and enviaM develops the conceptual design of a building cost surcharge for energy supplies. The concept was applied in concrete case studies, substantiated and evaluated. The evaluation encompasses the impact of the surcharge on the economic efficiency calculation of a wind farm as well as the impact of the surcharge on the network charge in the considered regions.
Operators of renewable energy facilities are so far exempted from a cost share for the grid connection. Therefore, there is no signal (location incentive) to…
Germany 2016Preparation of a report to illustrate the discrepancy between imputed and technical operating lives and development of clear recommendations for action with regard to the adjustment of StromNEV.
According to Appendix 1 of the Stromnetzentgeltverordnung (StromNEV), the imputed depreciation periods for individual assets are set in a range of 20 to 25 years. In the network area of the TEN, however, discrepancies between the imputed depreciation periods of the secondary technical assets and the actual service life in…