Oil prices were above $65/bbl last week, and a lot else has been going on in the week prior to the OPEC Meeting. Find our more by viewing our weekly video recap.
Having met many energy buyers over the years, it’s interesting looking at the change in status and culture of the role. Originally, the buyer would call suppliers in and simply take a price. In fact, if the seller wanted some idea as to the profile of the business, he could have been told that if he wanted the business to go and find out for himself. (more…)
Aurora Energy Research has released a new report on the future of UK energy policy. The UK currently finds itself at a crossroads following its declaration of a climate emergency. Political uncertainty makes it unclear what the policy response to this declaration, and the path to net-zero emissions by 2050, will be. (more…)
With a third of calendar year 2019 now completed, here is a quick review of the energy markets in the Midwest YTD and some thoughts on future price movement. The natural gas and the electricity markets in Illinois can be characterized as boring as markets really have not moved much since December 31, 2018. (more…)
As is customary, each December report we review the price movements for the past year and then offer some insight into possible price movements for the coming year. While most of 2018 could be characterized as non-volatile, it was bookended by volatility in January and November and December. (more…)