EBP is an independent energy market expert for the energy sector that focuses on the electricity and energy trading in Germany. Their expertise encompasses the analysis, forecasting and simulation of energy markets and prices, researched and scenario-based studies, and providing individual consulting services as well as training and expert seminars for the energy sector.
Lilac Energy delivers The Fundamental Data Manager (FDM) which is a modular system for the collection of commodities and financial data curves, which typically include forecast and actual commodity consumption and production, and actual and forecast market prices. Lilac Energy Software Solutions is a specialist supplier of software systems to energy Industry clients throughout Europe. The Lilac team has a strong mix of technical and industry skills, using the latest development tools which combined with strong experience and a targeted approach.
EPEX SPOT is the leading exchange for the power spot markets at the heart of Europe representing 50% of European electricity consumption. Our APTrade trading software has been certified by EPEX SPOT. The certification process includes a series of operating tests aiming at validating the conformance with EPEX SPOTs different trading products and market specifications.
APTrade's Volume Reconciliation Notifier module covers the requirements for supplying bilateral contract volumes to the Energy Contract Volume Aggregation Agent (ECVAA). Our ECVAA position monitor provides assurance that the notified contract position is consistent with that held by Elexon.
Key functional areas include:
Full support for CVA Qualification and the receipt of data flows from the CRA and CDCA covering registration.
Compilation of Energy Contract Volume Notification Agent Authorisations (ECVNAAs) and their submission to the central market agent (ECVAA).
Automatic upload of the ECVNAA-Key from the ECVAA’s response, where the system party is the notification agent.
Notification of Energy Contract Volumes (ECVNs) to the ECVAA.
Validation of all Energy Contract Volume Notifications (ECVNs) made by ECVN Agents (ECVNAs) against power trades.
Agent regularly checks the ETRM database for new or modified power trades, and evaluates the half-hourly volume of these trades over a definable time period.
The Betta Volume Reconciliation displays the status of all notifications submitted to Central Systems by trading party, counterparty and ECVNAA ID. The screen monitors the stages of notification and indicates the status by changing the colour of the individual grid elements. The grid provides a single view of the current status of the notification cycle that is updated on a regular basis. The user is able to act on the reported status of each variable and may, if necessary, take remedial action.
APTrade's Exchange Trading module automatically pulls in all the trades and results for the European Auctions and Continuous market through the EPEX Spot exchange.
Key functional areas include:
Captures the Day-Ahead Market is for single pan-European energy trading for scheduling bids and offers and interconnector flows across participating regions within Europe.
Intraday Market Auctions, all results are are automatically captured from all daily auctions.
Intraday Market Continuous, The Intraday Continuous Market operates 365 days a year. Trading consists of 48 half-hourly Trading Periods allowing traders to adjust their physical positions closer to real-time.
Trades fed directly into the ETRM system through our advanced API that reads data from EPEX's M7 and ETS applications.
Auction bids and offers can be sent to the exchange though APTrade's API.
Trades can be sent from the ETRM system directly to EPEX Spot through APTrades API.
Results and the trading actions and prices of the Auctions and Continuous Trading are also captured and be further analysed through our powerful desktop suite of tools