Schulz speaks about threats and opportunities facing European utilities
Acer director talks about progress on Remit and power market coupling
Expansive definition of financial instruments worries firms such as utilities
Former research head gives wide-ranging interview on past and present of energy markets
A simple but realistic model to co-simulate the time series of temperature, electricity load and prices is proposed
Financial rules putting progress towards liquid and transparent markets at risk
Banks, energy firms and regulators express concern about impact of regulation
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This issue offers detailed insights into potential market inefficiencies in power and gas trading. The key issues of practical concern relate to the materiality of the inefficiencies, their sustainability and their determinants.
Capacity mechanisms are not the right answer to renewables, says EEX’s Köhler
Capacity and renewables schemes deterring investment, say panel participants
EU energy regulator reiterates call for more resources to help with monitoring
Utility giants already in deep trouble, warns former CEO of Gaz de France
Large number of reporting mechanisms poses co-ordination challenge
Costly fines deter firms from employing cross-market strategies
CRO of US-based utility says low commodity prices and new rules are big concerns
Realistic models not necessarily a prerequisite for successful risk management
This paper looks at hourly electricity prices, specifically in the German intraday market and is one of the first German studies to develop significant intraday estimates of the driving factors, as distinct from day-ahead modeling.
German energy trading team helps deal with onslaught of renewables
Internal and external clients benefit from utility’s risk management skills
Bank continues to provide liquidity despite tough markets and extreme weather
This paper looks at forward and spot market-price convergence in the competitive Texas electricity market in the presence of large-scale wind generation.
Danish trading house chief sees opportunities in renewable energy marketing
Deal follows purchases of Deutsche and Credit Suisse commodity books last year