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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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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early November 2017

Annuals claw higher on oil, cold UK power prices generally clawed higher again as October rolled into November, after having been pulled lower at the end of the third week of October as French nuclear supply fears retreated. Firmer oil and coal markets have helped push the Annuals to new …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid October 2017

More French nuclear woes A general rebound has been seen across UK power periods (and other European power markets) over the last fortnight, with new French nuclear concerns providing much of the upwards propulsion. News that 20 French reactors are undergoing or will need to undergo pipe reinforcement work in …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early October 2017

Rally punctured; French jitters remain Forward UK power prices dipped sharply mid-September, immediately after our last report, and then again as September ended, despite receiving a brief bullish shot in the arm on the 28th September when a French nuclear power station was suddenly shut down for urgent dike reinforcement …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid September 2017

Oct ’17 Annual over £47 for first time Prices across the UK power market, after having dipped at the end of August, resumed their rally in the first half of September ─ with French nuclear concerns, relentless coal market gains, a carbon market surge and a gas supply squeeze all …

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