Gas stocks approaching the winter heating season are at their highest this decade, according to recent figures from National Grid Gas.
"The risk of disruption to energy supplies this winter is no higher than it has been in recent years," Rachel Fletcher, senior partner for markets at Ofgem, told attendees at the regulator's winter outlook seminar at the end of October.
Electricity Market Reform is moving very fast into its implementation phase and we should have both an initial Capacity Market (CM) auction and an allocation round for Contracts for Difference (CfDs) completed at the turn of the year. But that do
Utilitia was a start-up supplier in 2005 when volatility in the wholesale gas market forced two or three of its fellows into receivership, and their customers into “supplier of last resort” measures.