Energy Market Risk Analysis| Early May 2016

Rise & Fall: on mixed coal plant news Annual UK power prices rose for most of the last fortnight, gaining as much as 3.5% at one stage ─ shored up by the actual and imminent closure of a cluster of coal-fired power stations, but they were knocked lower at the …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis| Mid April 2016

Mixed but muted changes Amidst what has continued to be an unusually stable period for UK power and gas prices overall, there have been some directional differences over the last fortnight, even amongst the Annuals, with nearer term Annuals slightly weaker while Annuals further out have risen. Short-term prices hit …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis| Early April 2016

Rise & Fall: on mixed coal plant news Annual UK power prices rose for most of the last fortnight, gaining as much as 3.5% at one stage ─ shored up by the actual and imminent closure of a cluster of coal-fired power stations, but they were knocked lower at the …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid December 2014

Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid December 2014

Weak all-round: on oil, restarts, wind UK Power prices across the coming months, quarters, seasons and years have all reached long-term lows in the first half of December, pressured by a further slump in oil, gas and coal prices, and the planned return of power plant capacity that has been …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early December 2014

Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early December 2014

Market spikes on gas and cold UK power prices across all periods saw prices spike in the second half of November, largely tracking a surge and slump on the gas market which was driven by Norwegian production disruptions and a sudden cold spell. Longer-term prices rallied by 5% and short-term …

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