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UK demand nears winter peak, strong wind, coal production seen Wednesday
UK electricity demand peaked at 52,264 MW at 17:30 GMT Tuesday, and is
forecast to remain close to 52 GW Wednesday and Thursday, according to data on
Elexon's Balancing Mechanism website Wednesday.
Uranium spot price rises to $36.75/lb on enhanced buying interest
The spot price of uranium Monday was $36.75 a pound U3O8, up 25 cents
from January 19, as buying interest picked up following an end-of-year lull,
according to price reporting company TradeTech.
German prompt power prices plunge as wind hits 20 GW again, week 6 up
German prompt power prices dropped sharply Tuesday as wind power output
was forecast to rise above 20 GW, while week-ahead and month-ahead contracts
rose with a return to less windy and colder conditions forecast for the start
of February, according to sources.