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Monthly Market Update – May 2024

June 7, 2024

Monthly Market Update – May 2024

The month of May was a bullish one for electricity and gas prices however the price per barrel for Brent Crude oil was relatively stable throughout. The bull run for electricity and gas prices ran out of steam somewhat for the last week of the month but ultimately both commodities ended up at higher levels […]

Monthly Market Update – April 2024

May 20, 2024

Monthly Market Update – April 2024

Gas and electricity prices saw bullish movement over the first half of April, however momentum then shifted from the middle of the month onwards as prices started to decline somewhat. However the losses we saw were not enough to counteract the upward movement from the start of the month therefore prices closed at higher levels […]

Monthly Market Update – March 2024

April 11, 2024

Monthly Market Update – March 2024

The bullish momentum we saw at the back end of February continued into March however prices then fell for 4 consecutive days before picking up again as the month progressed. Overall electricity, gas and oil prices increased in value over the month of March.

Monthly Market Update – February 2024

March 12, 2024

Monthly Market Update – February 2024

Electricity and gas prices tumbled throughout the majority of February however momentum shifted towards the end of the month when the bulls started to get a firmer grip on energy markets.

Monthly Market Update – January 2024

February 9, 2024

Monthly Market Update – January 2024

After a few bullish days at the start of January electricity and gas prices continued the decline that we saw through most of December including quite steep losses towards the middle of the month. However electricity and gas prices then started to take a similar route to the oil market with the latter half of […]

Monthly Market Update – December 2023

January 10, 2024

Monthly Market Update – December 2023

The downward momentum that we witnessed from the previous month was carried into December at some pace. We did then hit one or two bumpy patches towards the latter half of the month – which can be expected this time of year –  but electricity and gas markets maintained their bearish stance and ultimately closed […]

Monthly Market Update – November 2023

December 6, 2023

Monthly Market Update – November 2023

Wholesale electricity and gas prices were relatively flat for the first half of November however we witnessed significant losses towards the back end of the month meaning prices closed at a lower level than the open.

Flex Your Power with Louis Fairfax

November 20, 2023

Flex Your Power with Louis Fairfax

CUB UK was delighted to take part in a webinar series called Flex Your Power featuring Managing Director, Louis Fairfax, who was there to discuss CUB’s recent successes in the burgeoning flexibility market. Hosted by Mike Strahlman, Senior Vice President of Piclo, the webinar was aimed at providing information and insight into the potential value […]

Monthly Market Update – October 2023

November 15, 2023

Monthly Market Update – October 2023

October 2023 was very much a month of two halves with prices roaring upwards for the first 2/3 weeks, but only for a steady decline to then occur as we headed towards the back end of the month. The losses were not enough to counteract the bullish momentum at the start of the month therefore […]