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13 Feb 2017

Energy Update for 13th February 2017

This week’s report will cover the period from the 30th of January until today, the 13th of Feb. In the week commencing the 30th of January, prices rose primarily on the back of an under supplied gas system, partly supported Read on →

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07 Feb 2017

UK Productivity on the Ropes

Posted by: Steven Godfrey UK manufacturers’ supply chain costs are increasing at the fastest rate for 25 years, yet output growth is at a 32 month high. What does this tell us, and what should we be doing about it? Read on →

Filed under: Industry News
31 Jan 2017

Energy Update for 30th January 2017

One day away from the end of the month and the end of dry January. A straightforward week to report today as prices fell across the curve. Despite the cold weather during the week, warmer forecasts for this week and Read on →

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30 Jan 2017

What is VoIP and why should you care?

Posted by: Steven Godfrey The current situation Domestic users rent analogue telephone lines. Business users rent digital telephone lines, called ISDN lines. Small installations use a variety called ‘ISDN 2’ and larger installations use ‘ISDN 30’. ISDN phone lines are Read on →

Filed under: Telecoms
24 Jan 2017

Energy Update for 23rd January 2017

This week, after an initial decrease in prices on Monday, energy prices rose gently. There was a slight decoupling between gas and electricity. One of the key factors this week was the low output from wind generation. When wind generation Read on →

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16 Jan 2017

Energy Update for 16th January 2017

Last week energy prices increased across the curve for both electricity and gas, though they showed signs of falling off towards the end of the week and that trend has continued this morning. The trend last week was an interesting Read on →

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10 Jan 2017

Energy Update for 9th January 2017

Over the whole week energy prices ended down across the whole of the curve. This was mainly driven by an oversupply of gas and towards the beginning of the week a very strong pound. There was a recovery in prices Read on →

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