The global gas market is growing and competition increasing due to expansions in LNG capacity. EU demand is not expected to grow, but import dependency is set to increase in the next decade. The effects of climate policy and technology development are the main uncertainties in the longer term.
Enova’s new large-scale competition enables network companies and other market players to pilot solutions to exploit local flexibility. But what makes a successful pilot design? THEMA has analysed this issue for Enova.
Our modelling team opens the 6th Electricity Price Forecasting & Market Coupling conference in Amsterdam, January 24th, with a workshop on price forecasts based on fundamental market modelling, wind-weighted prices and the impact of prosumers.
THEMA is at E-world in Düsseldorf, 6th-8th February. You find us at the Montel booth (Hall 3/Stand 3-124). Arrange your meeting with us now, or visit us spontaneously at your convenience to exchange views on the latest market developments. We look forward to your visit!
Statnett are continuing last winter’s pilot to encourage aggregated demand to participate in reserve markets in NO1. THEMA’s evaluation of last year’s pilot showed positive experiences and an increased supply of reserves from flexible demand.
We have been engaged as process facilitators by both companies for the entire merger process, from initial talks through to the merger into the new company – Polar Kraft – from January 1st, 2018.
Norwegian regional reform will create larger counties suited for broader responsibilities. For energy, stronger regional plans will be more appropriate than a transfer of tasks from states and municipalities to the county level.
Across the 25 projects, we provided a wide range of services related to merger and acquisition activity, including analysis of potential economies of scale and synergies, valuation, due diligence and ownership strategy.
With the Christmas issue of our T-CG Insight, we would like to thank all our clients for the cooperation over the past year and wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Read more here: T-CG Insight 2017-8 >> Christmas Special
THEMA’s partner, Smart Energy Network (SEN), held its first member meeting on Tuesday 21st at Sentralen in Oslo. The topic for the first session was Innovation.