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  • A Dutch grower, Lans Zeeland, has recently become the first to grow tomatoes in a large greenhouse under a full-LED setup, where growers have previously used HPS lamps or hybrid setups. Although the LED units look similar to SON-T lamps, rather than the red/blue installations often used in trials, it behaves differently from a conventional lamp. Read More...
  • As temperatures return to more seasonal norms and stocks of gas return to acceptable levels, the short-term prices corrected downwards, followed by electricity. Longer term prices followed suit, helped by a 4% fall in the oil price over the week. Read More...
  • At the beginning of last week, prices came down slightly due to milder weather forecasts for the Easter period, which reduced the risk of another cold snap depleting the UK storage stocks. Unfortunately, by mid-week, temperatures fell a few degrees below seasonal norm, which brought back that risk and drove prices back up even higher. Read More...
  • Despite concerns at the beginning of the week over the closure of a significant pipeline from Norwegian gas fields, short-term prices continued downwards helped by a warmer outlook for April. Short-term electricity followed suit, helped by significant wind generation during the week. Read More...
  • Electricity saw considerable increases at the beginning of the week tracking the gas market, which had sharp gains due to colder than normal temperatures for the end of March. Midweek saw further increases, following poor wind generation forecasts, with gas beginning to fall. Read More...

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