Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid January 2018

April ’18 Annual breaks above £48 Stable start to 2018 The front two UK Power annuals reached fresh multi-year highs in the second week of January – with April ’18 Annual pushing above £48/MWh and October ’18 Annual reaching £46.5/MWh for the first time since they started being discussed almost …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early January 2018

Short-term dips as Winter hits high high disruptions Short-term and long-term UK power and gas prices have moved in different directions over the last fortnight, with the seasons and annuals rising – Winter ’18 hitting a multi-year high – helped by a firm oil market, while Day-ahead and Month-ahead values …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid December 2017

Prices spike on gas disruptions UK power prices were propelled higher on the 11th and 12th of December as a cocktail of gas supply issues – including an explosion at a key gas hub in Austria and the sudden shutdown of a major North Sea oil and gas pipeline network …

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Market Flash | 13 December 2017

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Market Flash UK gas and power prices across the remainder of this winter rocketed Tuesday morning, as an explosion at central Europe’s main gas hub ─ Baumgarten in Austria ─ further fuelled gas supply concerns that had already been whipped up by the closure of the Forties Pipeline System in …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early December 2017

Day-ahead and Dec both breach £55 While the second half of November began with all UK power periods deflating – amid waning French nuclear concerns, warmer weather expectations and softer coal and oil markets, by the 20th of the month many levels were starting to move higher again. Further French …

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