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  • So far, it’s shaping up to be an unpredictable summer. The political landscape has altered somewhat from what we have been used to, the weather can’t seem to make up its mind what to do, the grid electricity carbon emissions have fallen to their lowest ever level and on top of all this off, we still don’t know when the RHI regulation reforms will be made law. Read More...
  • With wind, solar and nuclear generating more power than gas and coal combined last week, short-term electricity prices ended the week significantly lower than previous. Gas prices resisted the downward price pressure, due to supply worries caused by some big shipments of gas being diverted away from the UK. Read More...
  • Long-term gas prices followed the reduction in oil, while short-term prices were held lower by strong imports from the continent. Longer-term electricity followed gas, with only the shortest contracts showing price increases caused by a lower than expected contribution from renewables. Read More...
  • The Department of BEIS has just announced RHI degressions, effective from 1st July 2017, for biomass, biomethane and biogas. As expected, the tariff for medium sized biomass has been reduced by 10%. The forecast shows that this technology has exceeded its budget and, as the whole scheme is already over budget, a 10% reduction has been applied. Read More...
  • Higher overall temperatures and good gas supply from the continent ensured that short-term gas prices ended the week slightly down. Electricity followed suit, with record solar generation helping to supply a spike in air con demand. Longer-term prices continued to creep up. Read More...

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