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Energy Market Risk Analysis| Mid May 2016

Coal power output drops to zero UK power and gas prices slipped back as May started and the late-April price spike unravelled further – however since then the market has rallied again, shorter-term prices bolstered by output from coal-fired stations dropping sharply, and periodically hitting zero for the first time …

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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 | early April 2013

Early April

Market reels after biggest spike yet Prices on the short-term UK gas and power markets rocketed to new heights again on March 22nd, as gas imports through the main interconnector with Europe were cut off by a pump failure, exacerbating a supply squeeze caused by ongoing freezing conditions and storage …

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