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Energy Broker: October 2019 Market

Apart from a blip upwards mid-month, in response to another attack on an oil tanker in the middle east (this time Iranian), forward UK energy prices generally drifted downwards throughout the month. Spot and front month prices pretty much moved...

The Capacity Market Has Been Reinstated

We previously informed that the Capacity Market (CM) had been suspended, pending the final ruling in an ongoing case between Tempus Energy and the UK Government. This case has now concluded. On 25 October 2019, this statement from the government’s...

The Triad Season 2019 is here! See what you need to do

Triads can have a huge impact on your energy bill! The Triad period will commence on the 1st of November 2019 and these peak time charges can have a significant impact on your energy bills for the next financial year. Please see...

Energy Broker: September 2019 Market

After a quiet start to the month, September 2019 will be remembered ultimately as a very volatile month, though by the end prices were only up a few percent for electricity and a bit more for gas. Three, potentially very...

Pulse shortlisted for two Energy Awards 2019

We are immensely proud to announce that we have been shortlisted for 2 awards at the Energy Awards 2019. The nominations came following an extensive upgrade of our own energy management software POD 3.0 and a successful collaboration project with...

Energy Broker: August 2019 Market Report

UK Wholesale Energy Market Report for August 2019 The contrast with August last year could not have been much greater; this time last year prices were relentlessly increasing whereas this year, UK’s energy prices have been dropping, with forward curves...

Renewables Obligation (RO) Mutualisation

The RO payment shortfall by various suppliers will affect customers with pass-through contracts who were on supply between July and September 2018. What is the Renewables Obligation? The Renewables Obligation (RO) is a support mechanism which requires all licensed electricity...

Energy Broker: July 2019 Market

After a volatile July 2019, driven by a number of factors, but mostly political events in the middle east, UK energy prices ended the month up 5-10%. Temperatures were generally above seasonal norm, though LNG deliveries were slightly reduced at...

Energy Broker: June 2019 Market

Whereas UK energy prices ended pretty much where they started June2018, during the month they were quite jumpy. Temperatures were generally well below season norm, though we did experience one very hot spell towards the end of the month. June...