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On the 19th of May we saw the start of carbon pricing under the UK ETS following the 1st UK Allowance (UKA) Auction on ICE. Activity and liquidity was limited…
European Gas Storage Levels At Two Year Low The winter began with robust levels of gas in storage but these were drained as demand dragged into Q2. Europe’s gas storage facilities…
Commentary Charlie Ward, Head of Renewables at New Stream We have seen the winter price risk premium sold off over the last few weeks. Although there is some colder weather…
Winter weather risk premium fades but price volatility remains   @Jamie Banks PPA (Power Purchase Agreements) Manager    We have continued to see tight margins with renewable output low on…
We have seen margins tighten with renewable output low on wind, this results in the need to run the more expensive thermal plants to increase supply. Which in turn has…
Cold weather and relatively low wind speeds are supporting prompt gas and power contracts. Strong gas demand for heating is also moving short term power contracts higher. “Even though market…
“We are seeing colder than normal weather settling into Europe over the next week which should be supportive for gas and power prices” “Obviously we had the really warm winter…
UK Power Pricing Supported by Vaccine News After some price weakness in UK gas and power pricing last week the market found some support on vaccine news and moves in broader…
Subsidy-Free Solar Projects are increasing at pace throughout the UK. Lightsource BP is among the companies announcing 49.9MW solar farms. Potential UK subsidy-free development pipeline of over 10GW. We have…