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Energy Contracts and Prices

Keep up-to-date with the latest news on energy contracts and prices with updates from the GrowSave team.

 

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    Chris

    Short-term gas prices rose significantly last week, mainly due to the unseasonal low temperatures. However, short-term electricity did not follow suit owing to good solar generation. Longer-term prices for gas and electricity remained stable, despite uncertainties caused by the snap election. More
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    Chris

    Lower temperatures pushed both day-ahead gas prices down, with electricity following suit.  In contrast, oil took an optimistic increase due to the possibility of production cuts being extended beyond June. More
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    Chris

    Events in Syria, at the end of last week, prompted a significant increase in the price of Brent crude. Despite this increase, a nominal decrease in gas and electricity was helped by the warmer weather. More
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    Chris

    Gas prices bucked the downward trend this week, with short-term prices held up by supply disruptions and longer-term helped by an increase in oil. Electricity followed suit over the longer-term but short-term continued to fall, helped by strong wind and solar. More
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    Chris

    Long and short-term gas prices continued their steady decline this week, influenced by the continued warm weather, a drop in both oil prices and exchange rates and a significant restock of supplies.  Electricity prices generally followed suit; with the exception of the very short-term prices, which were held up due to lower than expected wind generation. More
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    Chris

    Most prices continued the steady decline so far in 2017 but still remain significantly higher than this time last year. The earlier fall in the price of oil and the continued warmer weather forecasts helped to maintain the overall downward price trend for energy. More

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