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June 9, 2014
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Why Have Power and Gas Prices Collapsed?

Power and gas prices in the UK are at their lowest level in over three and a half years. The…
June 6, 2014
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Rising Non-Commodity Costs

Non-energy costs are making up an increasing portion of the total costs and now account for as much as 50%…
June 2, 2014
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Russia signs 30-year gas deal with China

A few weeks ago, Russia and China signed a 30 year gas deal valued at $400 billion. The deal, which…
May 19, 2014
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Transparency is Essential

The procurement consultancy market has gone through many changes recently and is still developing fast. (more…)
May 12, 2014
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The Beginning of the End

Centrica, the owner of British Gas, and Drax, the largest coal fired powered station in the UK, have both issued…
May 9, 2014
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UK Shale Gas Update

It is estimated that the UK has recoverable shale gas reserves of 26 trillion cubic feet, and technically recoverable shale…
May 6, 2014
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The Future of Alstom

France’s government has again rejected General Electric’s $13.5 billion bid for the Alstom energy business, despite Alsom’s board approving the…
April 28, 2014
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Cameron Chooses Party over Policy

Prime Minister David Cameron keeps up the expected politicisation of the UK energy sector, having announced his intention to end…
April 22, 2014
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Flexible Energy Procurement for Maximum Benefit in the Midst of Uncertainty

Having reviewed the 2014 summer outlook on energy prices in the last Market Report, we see that, when it comes…