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23 posts filed under Energy Updates

21 Nov 2017

Energy Update for 21st November

Last week we saw prices falling, which was a welcome relief after some fairly significant increases over the week or two before. The main driver for this was a drop in demand due to warmer weather and also a healthy Read on →

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12 Sep 2017

Energy Update for 12th September 2017

At the risk of sounding like a stuck record, I’m afraid prices went up again last week. We’re still seeing the ongoing problems with imports from Norway, due to outages on that side of the North Sea. Coupled with cooler Read on →

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22 Aug 2017

Energy Update for 22 August 2017

This week or last week indeed, we saw prices on the rise again overall, so there’s a definitive trend upwards over the past couple of weeks, and this is going to have a fairly adverse impact on those customers that Read on →

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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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