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Pulse wins the Energy Buying Team of the Year 2017

London, UK (8th December 2017): Pulse Business Energy, part of the Arrow Group, is delighted to announce that it has been named a Winner for the Energy Buying Team of the Year in the Energy Awards 2017. The Energy Awards are the benchmark for quality in the Energy business, celebrating innovation and best practice across […]

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Energy Broker: November 2017 Market Report

November 2017 was a reasonably volatile month for wholesale energy prices; markets were firm too, with oil prices rising ~5%, UK power ~10% and gas ~20% over the month. The price volatility was driven by both political, the pending OPEC meeting, and fundamental issues, primarily a colder than normal November, with signs that winter may […]

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Energy Broker: October 2017 Market Report

Wholesale energy prices have generally moved up during October 2017. UK’s gas and electricity annual prices increasing by just under 5% whereas oil prices increased about 10%. Prompt energy markets were volatile, driven primarily by changing short term weather forecasts and forward UK prices trended up, primarily because of stronger oil prices and weaker sterling. […]

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Pulse and Nottingham Trams Nominated for Energy Buying Team of the Year 2017

Pulse along with Nottingham Express Transit (NET) have been nominated for Energy Buying team of the year 2017.   The award is based on Pulse and NET’s energy procurement between 2015 and 2018.   The case study below references the procurement strategy and its evolution over the period.   Managing Director Ben Dhesi commented:  “We are proud to […]

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Energy Broker: September 2017 Market Report

Despite a relatively volatile month for oil, and news that some French nuclear plant will be off-line during October at least, forward UK energy prices ended the month at similar price levels to where they started. Throughout the month, UK power and gas prices were also quite volatile with the general nervousness, resulting in a […]

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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 […]

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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 […]