Guest Blog: Julie Plunkett – Gas and power price volatility on the way

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Iran and oil has impact on UK power prices

The Haven Power market report keeps you updated on energy market changes over the last 7 days. Here’s a summary of the week: Day-ahead power prices fail to follow the wind during week 20 Peak solar output exceeds peak wind for most of the week Brent Crude oil benchmark continues driving power and commodity prices […]

Wholesale prices still rising as economic sanctions loom

For your update on energy market changes over the last 7 days, check out the Haven Power market report.

Strong wind and solar output buoys renewables, as oil prices hit four-year high

The Haven Power market report keeps you up to date with energy market changes over the last seven days

UK powers on without coal

The Haven Power market report: your handy review of energy market changes over the last 7 days. Here’s a summary of the week: High levels of renewable output kept coal-fired generation out of the mix again. Day-ahead prices followed wind output levels up and down. Excess generation resulted in National Grid paying generators to reduce […]

Sun’s out, coal’s out – for record period

The Haven Power market report – your guide to what’s happened in the energy market, and why, over the last 7 days. Here’s a summary of the week: High renewable output keeps coal out of UK fuel mix for new record of 55 hours, and quells day-ahead prices. Excess generation on the system means National […]

High solar output outshines coal

For an update on energy market changes over the last 7 days, check out the Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary of the week: High solar output reduces demand on the UK system and outshines coal. Lower than predicted wind forces National Grid to take actions to fill the gap. Brent Crude oil prices […]

EDF Energy has raised its electricity prices by 2.7%

The price hike is expected to affect 1.3 million of its customers, leaving 59% unaffected by the changes

Renewables up to 45% of UK generation as carbon price jumps 25%

The Haven Power market report updates you on the week’s changes in the energy market. Here’s a summary of the week: Renewables contribute over 45% of UK generation mix. High renewable output pushes day-ahead baseload prices to lowest level since February. UK almost avoids coal-fired generation. National Grid uses flexible pumped storage hydro generation to […]

Wind blows away day-ahead prices

The Haven Power market report keeps you up to date with energy market changes over the last 7 days. Here’s a summary of the week: Wind output had a large influence over day-ahead prices during week 13 Pumped storage hydro paid to consume electricity to ease system stress High solar output suppresses demand Bullish fuels […]