• Market area
    Market areas are combinations of subnetworks in which simplified transport conditions apply. The number of market areas in Germany has gone down over the years, resulting in livelier competition. Currently, there are two market areas for natural gas in Germany.
  • MaBiS
    The Market Rules for Electricity Balancing Group Billing (MaBiS) entered into force in April 2011. The regulations adopted by the Federal Network Agency concern the business processes and market communication of all market players (balancing coordinator, distribution network operator, supplier, balancing group manager) within the scope of the balancing group billing.
  • Medium pressure