Energy Wholesale Market Review

Energy Wholesale Market Review Week ending 16 August 2019.
Baseload Electricity
  • Day-ahead power was down 13.1% to £35.7/MWh, the lowest since 31 May, as higher wind generation is forecast over the weekend and early next week.
  • September and October 19 power contracts were 5.1% and 5.6% lower at £42.5/MWh and £44.5/MWh respectively, both three week-lows.
  • Annual October 19 power dropped 2.5% week-on-week to £51.4/MWh.
  • The contract is 5.4% below the same time last month (£54.3/MWh), and 6.4% lower than the same time last year (£54.9/MWh).
Forward Curve Comparison

Baseload electricity Forward curve comparison 16 August 2019

Annual April Contract

Baseload electricity Annual October contract 16 August 2019

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