While products and participation continue to evolve, more education will be crucial to boosting weather derivatives use, experts say. Pauline McCallion speaks to market participants about how to continue...
This year's US Electricity House of the Year award goes to Citi for achieving growth in its power business and its recent focus on alternative energy. Citi has grown its business from three power traders...
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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UK power demand is expected to double by 2050 while a quarter of its generation capacity will need replacing within 10 years. EU targets call for production from renewables to jump from 7% to 30% of total output. Vanya Dragomanovich talks to top industry...
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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