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18 posts filed under Energy Updates

29 Jun 2017

Energy Update for 29th June 2017

A complex mix of factors last week saw prices split, and the short-term prices going up, but from Winter ’17 onwards pricing fall off a little, which might help up until the contract start dates. Prices went on a bit Read on →

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13 Jun 2017

Energy Update for 13th June 2017

Last week, quite a few interesting things were happening in the markets. However, by the end of the week, prices turned out around about the same level that they started at. At the start of the week prices were ticking Read on →

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31 May 2017

Energy Update for 31st May 2017

A mixed picture of energy prices this week. In general, prices up, though a little bit of uncertainty in the short term. Last week saw a fair degree of volatility in the short term price. Firstly, the warm weather helped Read on →

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23 May 2017

Energy Update for 23rd May 2017

Last week, we saw prices increase fairly consistently for the first time in about a month. This was driven in the short term by outages in Norway which reduced imports into the UK and kept the gas system short and Read on →

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08 May 2017

Energy Update for 8th May 2017

Last week, prices increased initially on the back of a reduction of imports of gas from Norway, some outages at the UK Nuclear Fleet, and the cold weather continuing to keep demand high. However, this was offset a little bit Read on →

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27 Apr 2017

Energy Update for 27th April 2017

In general quite a quiet week last week. Prices in the short term increasing a little bit. Further out along the curve though, prices falling away. The main driver for gas prices at the beginning of the week was as Read on →

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10 Apr 2017

Energy Update for 10th April 2017

Last week we saw prices increasing again slightly. Primarily driven by the gas system going short, despite the nice weather. Temperatures were quite cool, so demand increased a little bit and we also saw exports to Europe keeping the system Read on →

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03 Apr 2017

Energy Update for 3rd April 2017

Last week saw prices increasing across the board for the first time in some time. In the short term, there was some volatility as the gas system fluctuated from between being a long and short, and also due to some Read on →

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27 Mar 2017

Energy Update for 27th March 2017

At the beginning of last week prices rallied a little as temperatures dropped and the gas system came back into balance after a period of being long. However, as forecast for April showed warmer weather, prices began to fall again, Read on →

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22 Mar 2017

Energy Update for 21st March 2017

At the start of the week, the continued oversupply of gas kept prices down. However, that graded situation where the UK can start to export to the continent, which supported prices alongside a weakening pound. As the week progressed, despite Read on →

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