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Energy Broker – August 2017 Market Report

After several months of seeing the annual price move pretty much sideways, the market eventually moved up quite strongly, reflecting the structural strength demonstrated by the power market. Historically, August is normally a flat month so it was perhaps somewhat surprising to see UK energy prices rise >5% in August, taking prices back up to […]

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Energy Broker – July 2017 Market Report

During the past few months, there have been several fundamentally significant developments reported; the permanent closure of Rough (UK’s large gas storage facility), an extension to the maintenance period at Kollsnes Gas field in Norway, various announcements related to restrictions in OPEC oil exports and other political matters. Generally speaking, such news would normally be […]

UK Wholesale Gas Prices - Pulse Business Energy

Energy Broker: June 2017 Market Report

As we have seen in recent months, while there has been some day to day volatility, month on month UK energy prices have again changed little, generally moving up less than 1% compared to end May 2017. The forward curves for rolling annual prices also moved little, reflecting little fundamental change in market structure and […]

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Energy Broker: May 2017 Market Report

Annual UK energy prices moved down then up within a 5% range during May 2017, ending the month slightly up by the end. The forward curves for rolling annual prices moved little reflecting little change in market structure and sentiment, despite an extension to the OPEC production agreement and UK General election jitters. The market […]

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Energy Broker: April 2017 Market Report

While UK energy prices appeared jumpy and volatile throughout April 2017, in reality the price range was relatively small, limited to a few percentage points either way, with annual prices ending down roughly 1-2% on the month. Crude oil prices were slightly more volatile but with the same end result, despite increasing rhetoric between USA […]

UK Wholesale Gas Prices - Pulse Business Energy

Energy Broker: March 2017 Market Report

UK energy prices generally dropped over the month despite a small rally at the end of the month, prompted by nervousness in the oil market related to supply disruptions in Libya and further rhetoric in anticipation of an extension in the OPEC production cap in to the second half of the year. March was a […]

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Pulse becomes part of the Arrow Group

Pulse are pleased to announce that it is now part of the Arrow Business Communications Group. Arrow, headed by Chris Russell, specializes in telephony and IT solutions for businesses. It offers a diverse portfolio ranging from hosted telephony and mobiles through to mobile device management, telephone systems, IT services, voice and data connectivity. “We identified […]

UK Wholesale Electricity Prices - Pulse Business Energy

Energy Broker: February 2017 Market Report

Wholesale energy markets in the UK continued their uncertain feel during February 2017, though ultimately prices finished the month pretty much where they started or perhaps slightly lower. Whereas the gas and power forward curves for the rolling annual prices dropped slightly across the curve, maintaining their primarily power led backwardation, some weakening in sentiment […]

UK Wholesale Gas Prices - Pulse Business Energy

Energy Broker: January 2017 Market Report

Wholesale energy markets ended January 2017 slightly lower though were nevertheless reasonably volatile during the month, with prices generally moving in line with temperature variations and forecasts; the weather in the UK continues to flit between bitterly cold spells and milder above average temperature, whereas mainland Europe has been experiencing some very cold temperatures throughout […]