Surcharges keep prices // Non-market payments for generators will keep power costs high

New investment programs in the energy sector will return to an increase in the price of energy capacity. In the baseline scenario, in the European part of the Russian Federation and in the Urals, its cost will exceed 1 million rubles by 2027, and in Siberia it will approach 900 thousand rubles. for 1 MW … Read more

Heatstroke in Europe’s Grid // Electricity Prices Rise Due to Heat

The abnormal heat has led to a sharp increase in electricity prices in the Baltics and Eastern Europe: spot prices in some countries at the moment exceeded record levels of € 100 per 1 MWh. The demand for energy has been growing since the beginning of June, but due to weak winds, more expensive thermal … Read more

The virus does not interfere with the sun

Last week, financial and analytical company S&P Global Market Intelligence reported that, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, high-tech US companies were actively developing new wind and solar projects last year and signed large contracts for the purchase of electricity from renewable sources. The leader in the number of new projects is the online retailer Amazon, which … Read more

Disposition defines creation

According to Kommersant’s information, Gazprom Energoholding may acquire the main electricity supplier for Russian Railways, Rusenergosbyt, owned by Grigory Berezkin’s ESN and Enel of Italy. According to analysts’ estimates, as a result, Gazprom Energoholding will become the second largest energy sales company in Russia. Gazprom Energoholding (GEH, manages the monopoly’s energy assets) is negotiating with … Read more

Disposition defines creation

According to Kommersant’s information, Gazprom Energoholding may acquire the main electricity supplier for Russian Railways, Rusenergosbyt, owned by Grigory Berezkin’s ESN and Enel of Italy. According to analysts’ estimates, as a result, Gazprom Energoholding will become the second largest energy sales company in Russia. Gazprom Energoholding (GEH, manages the monopoly’s energy assets) is negotiating with … Read more