Author Archives: Senior Energy Broker

Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid May 2017

Prices curl higher after 10-day tumble After rebounding at the start of May, Annual UK power prices chipped steadily lower, easing to their lowest level since early December amid increasing confidence over longer-term UK gas and power supplies. However by mid-month they were curling higher again, as short-term prices rallied …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid March 2017

Price erosion continues Warmer, still windy weather and an improving gas supply outlook continued to pummel short-term UK power and gas prices lower over the first half of March, with knock-on effects along the forward price curve. The seasons and annuals were also pressured by sharp drops in the oil …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early March 2017

High winds help blow prices lower Windy weather, and an end of the cold snaps that characterised the start of the year, has helped push power and gas prices down in the UK and across Europe over the last fortnight, as supply has been strong in the face of falling …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid February 2017

And down again… Continuing the choppy trading conditions seen since the end of last year, UK power prices moved generally lower for most of the last fortnight ─ buckling as the end of the latest cold snap trimmed energy demand across Europe, only to witness a partial rebound mid-February as …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early February 2017

Rollercoaster ride continues It has been another volatile fortnight across UK energy markets, with prices first thrown higher and then lower by the European cold snap intensifying and then ending, only to be propelled higher again at the end of January/start of February as gas infrastructure issues and revised, colder …

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