The basis for the defined market processes is formed by the following regulations laid down by the Federal Network Agency.
The Federal Network Agency has laid down the market rules to be followed for the balancing group settlement for electricity in the ‘market rules for the balancing group settlement for electricity’ (MaBiS). The MaBiS rules regulate the exchange of the master data and dynamic data relevant for accounting and the corresponding deadlines to be met.
Market rules for the balancing group settlement for electricit (German)
The ‘market processes for generating market locations (electricity)’ (MPES) regulate the execution of the market processes for energy producers in the electricity sector. The regulation defines the processes for data exchange between the market roles of system operator (SO) and supplier that are required for the generating units. The basis for this is formed by the regulations of the ‘business processes for supplying customers with electricity’.
The Federal Network Agency first published regulations on the ‘market processes for feed-in locations (electricity)’,, in its decision BK6-12-153. These were amended in decision BK6-16-200 and simultaneously renamed ‘market processes for generating market locations (electricity)’. Exact information as well as the registration and de-registration form can be found here:
Regulations for generating market locations (electricity) (German)
National standard registration and de-registration form (German)
Registration and de-registration form for 50Hertz (German)
Please send the completed form to the following e-mail address: Wechsel-Einspeiser@50hertz.com.
With its ‘business processes for supplying customers with electricity’ (Geschäftsprozesse zur Kundenbelieferung mit Elektrizität; GPKE), the Federal Network Agency created a uniform regulatory framework for supplying customers with electricity. These regulations lower the threshold for market access and define standard processes for all market players concerned.
Regulations for business processes and data formats (German)
The ‘exchange processes in the field of metering’ (Wechselprozesse im Messwesen; WiM) define standard provisions for the execution of market and data exchange processes in connection with the performance of metering point operation and measurement for grid-based electricity supply.
Regulations for exchange processes in the field of metering (German)
More information on market communication here.