February 10, 2017

Driving – For Fun or Otherwise?

For many of us, driving a car is an absolute pleasure while for others it’s a necessity or a chore.…
January 13, 2017

France Publishes Long-term Climate Plan

France has submitted its long-term climate action plan to the UN in which it sets the target of a 40%…
December 9, 2016

The Importance of Staff Engagement

Companies that have implemented an Environmental Management System (EMS) will be aware that stakeholder engagement is an important element. (more…)
November 11, 2016

What’s Next for the Oil Market?

Not that industry buys oil in any vast quantities, now that we have switched to gas, but the status of…
October 14, 2016

Dynamic Purchasing Systems (DPS) – The Future of Public Sector Energy Purchasing?

Having been involved in establishing public sector energy supply contracts for almost two decades, we have seen over the last…
September 13, 2016

European Gas Outlook for Winter 2016/17

The outlook for European gas supply this winter is extremely healthy thanks to increased supplies from Russia and Norway and…
August 8, 2016

Hinkley C – On or Off!

Under the Large Combustion Plant Directive, set by the EU in 2002, it was agreed that emissions emitting power stations…
June 6, 2016

3 Months On: Early Summer Commodity Update Review

It’s three months since I penned my last market musings regarding the likely price developments of the summer energy season.…
May 9, 2016

The Fuss about Oil!

Before Natural Gas, in the nineteen sixties and seventies, UK industry burnt oil, heavy stuff full of sulphur that created…