Trevor Sikorski is the Head of Natural Gas and Carbon Research at Energy Aspects. Trevor has been analysing European energy and environmental markets for more than 15 years, having held senior analytical research roles with Barclays Capital, Point Carbon, Global Insight and PwC. He has an in-depth understanding of the global markets for generation fuels and carbon, including their fundamentals, trading behaviours, and complex interactions. In 2010, he was named the top carbon market analyst by Environmental Finance magazine and was in Commodity Magazine’s commodities research team of the year in 2011. Trevor is frequently featured in leading media outlets, including the Financial Times, BBC News, Reuters, Bloomberg, CNBC, Wall Street Journal, and Sky News.
Aggregate gas demand was mixed across Europe in June, driven by varying regional generation dynamics. Gas demand in Spain, Italy, France, and Germany edged lower y/y as power demand was met by sharp increases in hydro generation, curbing thermal output. But hot, settled conditions cut wind genera..
Please note that users licensed for the data service can access our South Korean gas balances, power by source and nuclear outages data.South Korea posted another month of strong growth in LNG imports in June, up by 0.3 Mt y/y (9%) to 3.8 Mt. Hot weather, a temporary closure of coal-fired units,..
After a week of fairly flat trading, the European gas markets are heading into a period of uncertainty over which direction demand will go for rest of the summer. Forecasts suggest that hot, drought-like conditions in NW Europe will remain in place at least until the end of July. This should add..
EUA prices managed to gain 2.3% w/w last week despite one weak auction result and a cancelled UK auction. But the most notable talking point was Brexit. The UK government published a policy paper outlining the country’s main negotiating goals with regards to leaving the EU. While not overly..