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Energy Prices (Mid June 2015)


Timera Energy predicts that the UK’s spare margin of capacity is likely to remain very tight over the next three winters. They say “more plant closures and a cold winter would appear to leave the UK power market in a precarious position.”


Lancashire council is to decide next week whether to approve the application to drill four shale gas wells by Cuadrilla Resources in the county.

Summary position: 

Oil $62.37barrel

Coal $58.55/MT

EUA 15 €7.63/TCO2

Gas 45.70p/th Oct 15

Gas 46.85p/th Apr 16

Electricity £44.05/MWh Oct 15

Electricity £44.70/MWh Apr 16