Weather-driven volatility highlights need for risk management
Market participants complain of distortion to cross-border flows
Companies see potential in moving into new role as service providers
Shortfall in biggest power market exceeds $1 billion since 2010
Collective price determination should have an impact on renewable subsidies
Ferc investigation triggers unusual public defence by obscure power trading firm
Energy Risk presents a classic paper on swing options pricing by Patrick Jaillet, Ehud Ronn and Stathis Tompaidis, which was first published in 1998. It introduced the so-called binomial forest method, which was influential in the development of pricing...
NWE market coupling delays highlight need for robust EU energy regulator, says former EC director general
The deregulation of Australian electricity markets has brought several challenges, including the possibility of price spikes, which expose market participants to significant risks. As Adebayo Aderounmu and Rodney Wolff outline, these spikes are hard to...
UK Electricity Market Reform will have major ramifications for power market participants. Stella Farrington explores the likely impact
Market participants not doing enough to adjust to likely effects of EMR, say experts, including volatility and low prices
UK Electricity Market Reform expected to give boost to flagging power purchase agreement market for renewable generators
The UK government hopes to deliver a healthy boost to low-carbon generation through a market for contracts-for-difference. While electricity market participants are upbeat about the proposals, there are lingering concerns about how effective it will be....
An important part of UK Electricity Market Reform is the launch of a capacity market, with the first auction due to take place in December 2014. Despite initial opposition, market participants have gradually come around to the idea. Stella Farrington...
Energy Risk & Baringa Partners invite you to participate in a landmark survey on European market coupling
UK Electricity Market Reform, which is set to come into effect in July, will introduce a level of government intervention not seen in the country’s power market since the early 1990s. The impact will be felt by UK power firms and could ripple across...
Winter reliability at risk due to problems with real-time pricing, market participants warn
Despite worries about UK Electricity Market Reform, market participants call on government to press ahead
New fund will trade financial transmission rights in US power markets
‘Bugs’ found in NWE day-ahead coupling tests cause exchanges and grid operators to err on the side of caution
Financial regulation, low volatility, flattened prices and the integration of regional markets have put European electricity trading in a state of flux. That poses threats and opportunities for power exchanges – and some industry observers say it could...
Acer probed 10 cases under Remit in 2012, agency says, in report that sheds light on the development of monitoring regime