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Power Prices Sail to Seasonal Highs

Highest seasonal power and gas prices in months, government to review energy cost Power for delivery this winter hit a five-month high of £47.95/MWh last week, with power for summer 17...

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Major Charging Review Launched

  Government launches major charging review amid rising costs, commodity prices continue to climb Commodity prices moved upwards last week, causing wholesale power contracts to follow suit. Brent crude oil reached a...

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Government Plans for Smart, Flexible Future

    New initiatives to lower business energy costs, mixed movements for power   The Carbon Trust are spearheading the government's mission to cut carbon emissions, teaming up with the Department for Business, Energy...

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Wind Levels More Than Double

Wind and temperatures up, day-ahead power prices down, exemptions for energy intensive industries Power prices increased for the most part last week with the exception of day-ahead prices. This was due...

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What Does the Future Look Like?

The future of the energy sector and falling power prices Last week the National Grid released their report on Future Energy Scenarios. In it, they forecast possible supply and demand levels...

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Gains Across the Market

Higher Power Prices, Weaker Wind and Capacity Market Announcements A lack of wind generation last week had a big impact on the energy market, with nearly all wholesale power contracts rising...

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