Your transparent access to the energy market
You have unplanned withdrawals by your customers, or fluctuations in needs or generation capacity? You would like to optimise your balancing group in the short term and also balance it retroactively in keeping with market requirements?
VERBUND offers you certified access to the short-term trading markets:
- Market Access international
- Market Access procurement and sales
- Market Access futures, spot, intraday and OTC markets
You choose from the products Day-Ahead/Week-Ahead or Intraday Trading.
Intraday Trading enables you to react to short-term changes in the energy industry quickly and in keeping with market requirements. You are then in a position to ensure the availabilities and forecast qualities stipulated by the network operators' market requirements at any time. This is how you can optimise your costs for balance energy.
Your strong partner for virtual storage
With a share in our Alpine storage power plants you can close the flexibility gap in your portfolio. Combine sustainable technology with maximum market flexibility.
We offer you virtual energy storage as a share in the VERBUND hydropower plant fleet. Use the flexible, sustainable energy from the Alps to compensate for your fluctuating needs.
How does virtual storage work?
Virtual pumped storage:
Customised storage flexibility - you contract virtual storage with us with defined pump and turbine output and a defined pumping efficiency. The product portfolio includes various storage volumes, from daily storage to annual storage.
Storage flexibility with characteristically Alpine natural inflow (without pump). You contract with us for a share in the VERBUND storage power plants with a defined turbine output. The inflow is based on the normal inflows for these reservoirs.
Your experienced partner for power plant management
With asset optimising from VERBUND you have optimal production and marketing in one, without putting a strain on your time or your nerves.
We take on all the optimising and planning tasks and work with you to implement market-sensitive hedging strategies.
In doing so, you profit from VERBUND's wealth of experience and can be certain of having your portfolio completely under control.
Your partner for a transparent energy balance
With our balancing group management we take on your entire schedule management and ensure that the balance between supplied and delivered energy is correct.
We would be glad to take on the handling of your own balancing group, or we can offer you the option of becoming a member of the VERBUND balancing group.
With our balancing group management we are in a position to minimise your balance energy. We do this through intraday trading 24 hours a day and 365 days a year, as well as with an optimised process chain, from the ongoing prognosis (e. g. for your wind farm) to smooth schedule notification.
And with transparent reporting, you always have a complete overview.
Your partner for intelligent and automatic flexibility management.
With the VERBUND Power Pool, industrial and commercial clients and plant operators now support the further development of green energy through intelligent and automatic flexibility management of generation and consumption systems.
Fluctuating feed-in amounts from renewable sources are compensated through the balancing energy market.
Your advantages at a glance
- Attractive additional revenues
- Minimal one-time expense
- No additional ongoing expense
- Operational control is fully retained
- Support for the integration of renewable energy sources
- Positive public relations and image gain
Gas and steam turbines, pumps and stone crushers with flexible terms, as well as refiners, are just a few selected examples with which VERBUND Power Pool can help you achieve revenues in this balancing energy market.
Your partner with risk experts at eye level
Transact your business within a clearly defined framework.
VERBUND supports you in setting policies for your market, credit and operational risk, and for establishing and calculating suitable key risk figures.
Our experts in the areas of risk management and risk controlling work with you to establish a customised limit system. They assist in the implementation of suitable limit-monitoring processes.
With VERBUND as your reliable partner, you know the Best Practices in the area of operational risks (business process documentation, crisis management). You are ideally prepared to make optimal use of chances that arise in your business environment.
With the Credit Risk Software we offer you a tool for the ETRM system ENDUR, with which you can calculate credit risk figures for your trading partners in keeping with EFET. In this way we support your efficient risk monitoring and a strategic management of your business risks.
Your partner with experts that understand you and your business
Well-founded IT know-how specific to the energy sector enhances the quality of your projects and shortens the throughput time. VERBUND has a very powerful, high-performance IT system landscape - from the output prognosis to its reporting and invoicing.
Project management, implementation and system support are ensured through internal experts.
Take advantage of this pool of experts and their practical expertise, which encompasses not only technical competence, but also expert knowledge of the energy sector.
The VERBUND specialists cover the whole range of the business life cycle.
Your partner for jointly meeting compliance requirements
Don't lose your interest in electricity trading due to the new regulatory specifications.
VERBUND will take on the everyday operational handling of your reporting requirements, so that you will have time for your core business. With VERBUND as your reliable partner, you will always be compliant with EMIR and REMIT regulations
Parallel to this, we will be glad to advise you about the requirements for implementing the various EU regulations. We cover all aspects from the areas of legal requirements, risk management, back office and IT, as well as taking the controlling connection into account.