Security of supply across Europe demands a levelling of prices – who will benefit?

In this week’s review of energy market activity across Europe we look at security of supply for gas and power and flexibility as Germany begins major phase out of nuclear and coal power generation, and what that means of energy prices across Europe as we transition to a lower carbon economy.

Good news on gas for European energy buyers

As demand for electricity and gas suggests economic recovery is underway, and gas supplies present opportunities for end users, we look ahead to the summer season for electricity and gas prices and the impact of market mechanism and generation shifts that are looming, as they are set to impact the prices and procurement strategies companies operating across Europe may need to consider.

Carbon doubles and electricity end users prices impacted

You may be wondering why electricity prices are so high and what the future might hold.

Gas and Power prices see a challenging start to summer

A lack of harmony in market operations is to be questioned. Where is the regulator?

Energy prices return to more normal seasonal prices, but two world’s collide in carbon

Energy prices return to more normal seasonal prices, but two world’s collide in carbon

Winter is almost here, can we weather it?

Winter is setting in, albeit warmer than usual so far. Are we in for a comfortable or bumpy ride on prices?

IEA: ‘Security of supply must be guaranteed during global energy transition’

A new report stresses actions must be taken at the technical, economic and political levels to ensure the world’s energy supplies remain secure as the sector undergoes its transition to a cleaner and smarter model

Commodity markets – waiting for a reality check?

Prices remain high while market fundamentals suggest they should be otherwise. Why is that and what is keeping some energy prices inflated?

Ofgem announces £25bn investment programme to transform UK’s energy networks

The proposals aim to enable the delivery of emissions-free green energy across the country and meet national net zero targets, while also maintaining high levels of service and grid reliability

Stakeholder engagement needs to transform with the rest of the market

The current transformation of the energy industry has meant greater levels of innovation happening faster than possibly ever before.