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RIL, other Coal Bed Methane producers get pricing, marketing freedom | ET EnergyWorld

RIL, other Coal Bed Methane producers get pricing, marketing freedom | ET EnergyWorld

New Delhi: Reliance Industries and other producers of coal bed methane have been granted pricing and marketing independence as well as permission to sell fuel to affiliates after the formal policy notification. Through the April 13 notification, the oil ministry said a coal bed methane (CBM) producer has to call for open bids for sale […]

Gas prices jump to 19-month high spring driving season | CNBC

Gas prices jump to 19-month high spring driving season | CNBC

Gasoline prices have rapidly risen to a 19-month high and could jump another 20 cents per gallon during the spring driving season. The average price for unleaded gasoline nationally is $2.38 per gallon, 8 cents per gallon higher than at the end of March, according to AAA. The price is also just above the highest […]

Negative Prices – Q&A | EPEX SPOT

Negative Prices – Q&A | EPEX SPOT

What are negative prices and how do they occur? Negative prices are a price signal on the power wholesale market that occurs when a high inflexible power generation meets low demand. Inflexible power sources can’t be shut down and restarted in a quick and cost-efficient manner. Renewables do count in, as they are dependent from […]

Alectra Utilities recognized as ‘Thought Leader’ for pricing pilot | Market Wired

Alectra Utilities recognized as ‘Thought Leader’ for pricing pilot | Market Wired

NASHVILLE, TN–(Marketwired – April 05, 2017) – Alectra Utilities was acknowledged for its innovative, industry-leading work at the Peak Load Management Alliance (PLMA) conference held Tuesday in Nashville, Tennessee, receiving a Thought Leader award in recognition of the success of the company’s Advantage Power Pricing (APP) pilot. In partnership with Energate Inc., and funding from […]

Report: Low Gas Prices Have Little Effect on E85 Sales | Convenience Store News

Report: Low Gas Prices Have Little Effect on E85 Sales | Convenience Store News

In both sample sets analyzed by the Fuels Institute, E85 was priced at a level close to 50 cents below unleaded. During the second time period studied, E85 sales volume increased to an average store volume of 4.77 percent of unleaded sales volume, despite the decline in unleaded price. This indicates that the price of […]

Pricer’s Points: The idea of an energy price cap could damage the energy markets | Lord Redesdale

Pricer’s Points: The idea of an energy price cap could damage the energy markets | Lord Redesdale

The recent hikes in energy prices, has led to the government contemplating price caps, because as they have said, the energy markets are not working. This idea was widely derided when Ed Miliband announced the Labour policy of a price freeze out of the blue in 2015. Even though Labour where not likely to be […]

Report Finds That Ontario’s Time-Of-Use Pricing Shifts Electricity Consumption | Energy Insider

Report Finds That Ontario’s Time-Of-Use Pricing Shifts Electricity Consumption | Energy Insider

A February 2017 report titled “The Impact of Time-Of-Use Rates in Ontario,” authored by the Brattle Group (with contributions from Mountain Economic Consulting and eMeter), looks at the impacts of the implementation of time-of-use (TOU) pricing in Ontario. The report (which can be found here) is summarized in a February 2017 article in Public Utilities […]

Electricity pricing is confusing and that’s why they’re using it to mislead us | The Guardian

Electricity pricing is confusing and that’s why they’re using it to mislead us | The Guardian

The government has clearly decided that electricity prices is its key message for the next three years – and as a result the prime minister has ensured the policy debate will be biased towards climate change denial and will continue to treat Australians as idiots. When the prime minister let fly against Bill Shorten in […]

Adelaide’s Michell wool plant chooses shutdowns over high spot power prices | ABC News

Adelaide’s Michell wool plant chooses shutdowns over high spot power prices | ABC News

High spot prices for electricity in recent days have led South Australian businessman David Michell to shut down his wool processing factory in northern Adelaide. “In the past week, we’ve shut down two or three times — it was cheaper than paying the power bill,” Mr Michell said. Wool processing is energy intensive so when […]

SGX, Tullett Prebon to launch spot pricing index for Middle-East, India LNG markets | The Straits Times

SGX, Tullett Prebon to launch spot pricing index for Middle-East, India LNG markets | The Straits Times

The Middle East and India region in particular has seen a boost in spot trade, but lacks an accepted price marker and market participants are often relying on tenders for price discovery, said Tullett Prebon. Those hedging physical exposures have limited options, and are using Far East LNG and/or UK oil and gas benchmarks to […]