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Gazprom's Medvedev urges swift OPAL deal to reduce gas disruption risk

A decision on the utilization of the OPAL gas pipeline should be taken "now," to ensure Europe has sufficient resources in place to face a possible disruption in gas transits...Read More »


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Electric Power

  • French power: Peakload spot above Eur50/MWh on reactor delays

    French day-ahead peakload power prices settled above Eur50/MWh on the spot exchange for the first time since March as delays to the planned return of two nuclear reactors kept actual production more than 2 GW below forecasts, sources said.

  • German power: Day-ahead OTC near 5-month-high as wind dips

    German day-ahead OTC baseload traded Monday at the highest level since April as wind power output was forecast to plunge from peaks above 13 GW to less than 3 GW Tuesday with a second surge in wind forecast later this week and wind generation possibly peaking above 20 GW overnight into Friday, according to sources.

  • California and Quebec set joint GHG allowance auction for November 19

    California and Quebec will conduct their first joint auction of greenhouse gas allowances on November 19, the California Air Resources Board and the Quebec Ministry of Sustainable Development, Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change said Friday.

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