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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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid November 2017

Bull-run intensifies – then breaks While the recent bullishness intensified in the first fortnight of November, with Annuals rallying by as much as 4%, prices have buckled over the last few days as the factors that drove the market higher – colder weather, further French nuclear concerns and a surging …

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Wholesale Electricity Supply Market Shares | 2016

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  Source: Ofgem calculations using data from Elexon and NETA reports. Information correct as of: July 2017 Wholesale electricity supply market shares: At-a-glance summary The following analysis and information is sourced from Ofgem. The analysis of the market concentration suggests that the GB wholesale electricity market appears to have relatively low …

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Demand Side Response (DSR) | Reducing Demand to Reduce Costs

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*Source: National Grid Demand side can be defined as flexible load or generation connected to the distribution network (The National Grid). Response is a deliberate modification in electricity consumption or generation in response to an external signal. What is Demand Side Response? Demand response is a key growth market in …

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