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Excess Capacity Charges are due to Change | DCP 161

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DCP 161 What is DCP 161? From the 1st April 2018 Ofgem are introducing DCP161 to ensure that half hourly (HH) supplies that exceed their assigned available capacity are charged an excess penalty rate potentially up to three times higher than the standard rate. Prior to the introduction of DCP161, …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid January 2018

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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 | Mid December 2017

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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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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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