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To help you understand the energy market and make the right decisions for your company, we regularly compile advisory reports full of insights on a number of topics. These are available as a subscription service, either for a single report or several of your choosing. Reach out to us to get them now. You can find an overview of the reports below.

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Great Britain-specific
reports

  • GB Ancillary Balancing Services Report
  • This monthly report provides a summary of the ancillary balancing service tender and auction results and utilisation levels for the previous month, plus outcomes from the tenders concluded for the forward month. Accepted and rejected prices, volumes and – where possible – information at individual unit level is given. Information for historical services is also included where appropriate to provide context against the current equivalents for those services.

    Our report provides unique insight into the underlying trends that will allow readers to successfully navigate these markets to meet their business goals. Derived from our proprietary data and models, high-impact charts and tables present all this information in a clear and readily accessible format with supporting commentary to give readers a unique advantage in understanding key economic drivers underpinning this activity. Ancillary Services are also featured in great depth on our Market Data Platform.

  • GB Benchmark Report (Peaking Units)
  • This report is aimed at operators of reciprocating-engine based peaking plants enabling them to evaluate the performance of their or their Route-to-Market provider’s trading activities in the market.Our benchmark report is issued monthly and provides a general overview of market development, and back-cast analysis of expected revenues for different reference configurations of peaking assets, different reference efficiencies, and with/without ETS-exemption. It analyses prices and volumes traded through the month at different auctions and mechanisms and provides a back-cast summary of expected gross margins to be captured by such assets
  • GB Interconnectors Report
  • The weekly GB Interconnectors Report includes the core content of the GB Weekly Summary Report supplemented with breakdowns of interconnector usage and system activity and generation mixes in the markets interconnected with GB (France, Ireland, Netherlands, Belgium and Norway) derived from our public, proprietary and modelled data. Charts present all this information in a clear and readily accessible format giving readers a unique advantage in understanding key economic drivers underpinning this activity.
  • GB Peaking Plants Report
  • The weekly GB Peaking Plants Report builds on the GB Weekly Summary Report with information specific to peaking units. Information regarding the availabilities, run hours and prices achieved in the balancing mechanism for individual peaking units is detailed alongside supporting charts.
  • GB Weekly Summary Report
  • The weekly GB Summary (Imbalances) Report gives readers a unique advantage in understanding key market drivers. It combines our public, proprietary and modelled data to provide key insights into system and generation mix events and statistics for the previous week. Supporting information presents the most notable imbalances described on a per unit basis. Breakdown analysis of the key imbalance price events for the week is provided with identification of the units dispatched to balance the system on those occasions. We also provide insight into the largest system frequency excursions occurring during the week. Charts present all this information in a clear and readily accessible format.
  • GB Friday Forwards Report
  • The weekly Forwards Report provides a high-impact forward-looking view of expected generation mix and demand levels – with resultant price level indication – for the upcoming week. Notified increases and decreases in unit availabilities are included. It guides readers to the likely key price events for the week ahead (e.g. periods of tight margin; periods of excess renewables; etc.) which can be identified at a glance in clearly presented charts. It is based on data available through our Power Forecasting online product. Subscribers to the platform-based GB forecasting service can receive this report on a complementary basis.
  • GB Monthly Market Summary Report
  • The GB Monthly Market Summary Report provides a summary of key system and generation mix plus supporting statistical breakdowns for the previous month. Corresponding insights on the price drivers in the wholesale and balancing markets including fuel and carbon prices are included. The analysis is derived from our public, proprietary and modelled data. The report commentary is supported with concise tables and high-impact charts that give the reader clear market insights at a glance.
  • Mandatory Frequency Response (MFR) Report
  • The monthly MFR Report provides a readily digestible summary of prices and volumes in MFR over the previous month and historically broken down to provide insight into units providing this service. A pack of charts is included. A condensed version is also available in our Ancillary Balancing Services Report for GB.

Topic-specific
cross-market reports

  • EU Frequency Containment Reserves (FCR) Outlook Report
  • The FCR outlook report looks at historical trends in the following connected FCR markets in Europe: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Slovenia and Switzerland. It analyses merit order, price drivers and interconnectivity impacts (decoupling). It also uses our forward-price forecasting models to assess future price developments, which are reviewed twice a year. Detailed and always up-to-date information on ancillary services and FCR auctions for the common market is also available in our Market Data Platform

Various country
reports

  • I-SEM (Island of Ireland) weekly
  • Our weekly I-SEM Report is issued every Monday and provides summary analysis of the key occurrences in the I-SEM market in the previous week derived from our public, proprietary and modelled data. The report provides graphs and statistics on aspects including market prices, demand, generation mix, volumes traded in each segment of the market (DA, ID1, ID2, ID3) imbalances, balancing activity (by fuel type and price) and interconnector flows, coupled with commentary from our team, to give stakeholders insight into and understanding of key market developments in the I-SEM in a clear and readily accessible format.
  • Spain weekly report
  • Get insights into the main activities and events in the Spanish market of the past week, from demand and generation, to wholesale and balancing prices and interconnector flows. The ES weekly update is issued every Monday and provides a summary of the key events in the Spanish market in the previous week as well as an outlook for the coming days. The weekly issue is available on ourknowledge hub.
  • The Netherlands weekly report
  • The Dutch power market can be challenging because of a lack of public data, lots of volatility and the complex geography of the country. Combined with the properties of the grid and market players, it can be difficult to make sense of what is happening. Our weekly report for the Dutch market has been designed by our experienced team to provide clarity.

    It is issued every Friday and provides a summary of the key events in the Dutch power market in the previous week as well as an outlook for the coming days. The report provides charts, statistics and forecasts. Topics covered include margins, day-ahead, intraday and balancing prices as well as an overview of the fundamentals driving these prices. The report combines our public, proprietary and modelled data, coupled with commentary from our team, to provide insight into the Dutch power market.

 

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Every quarter and year, we release a high-level summary report on the European and Great-Britain energy market. You can read past reports or subscribe to receive the most recent one by going to our knowledge hub or clicking the button to the right.