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US airlines loosen belts on costly hedges as jet fuel turbulence wanes

US airlines have loosened their belts on costly hedges as jet fuel turbulence wanes, while Europe's reaction to lower and less volatile jet fuel prices has been mixed....Read More »


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Electric Power

  • French prompt power prices remain firm as demand returns, temperatures rise

    French prompt power prices continued to firm Monday as demand was forecast to return after the summer holidays and with the weather outlook changing to warmer and drier conditions after a cool and wet period, sources said.

  • FERC rejects Duke generation capacity sharing plan

    Duke Energy Carolinas and Duke Energy Progress failed to prove their plan to make excess generating capacity available to each other for free is just and reasonable, and not unduly discriminatory or preferential, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission found in a order issued Thursday and posted Friday.

  • Electrabel confirms restart of Rodenhuize biomass-fired plant

    Electrabel, the Belgian subsidiary of GDF Suez, said late Friday its Max Green Rodenhuize biomass power plant in Ghent restarted operations Thursday following an agreement reached with authorities and stakeholders over the renewal of green certificates.

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