Scientists say 2018 on course to be fourth warmest year on record

The 20 hottest years recorded have occurred in the past 22 years

Gas demand drops with warm weather

Gas demand in the UK fell “sharply” this morning on the back of warmer temperatures. There’s been a 15% fall since yesterday which is “quite a big drop” according to Gary Hornby, Energy Market Analyst at Inenco. He told ELN: “The LDZ – which is residential demand – dropped, that’s probably people and small businesses […]

Low temperatures last week reduced gas storage levels

The UK saw “strong withdrawal” from gas storage facilities last week due to the fall in temperatures – leaving them only 27% full. The statistics from npower’s weekly market report is in contrast to storage being 43% full at the same time last year. However, Magali Hodgson (pictured), Optimisation Desk Manager at the energy firm […]