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From the archive: OFTO performance examined

In February 2017 New Power looked at early perfomance of Ofto connections. As Ofgem prepares to announce a shortlist of bidders to take ownership of the Burbo Bank Extension connection, Janet Wood takes a look at what the new owner can…

Local power, local price?

In an article first published in the January 2018 issue of New Power Report, Janet Wood looked at how locally electricity should be priced. Three years on, and given NGESO’s need to manage rising constraint costs, is it time to…

Keeping a weather eye on the gas market

Janet Wood explores some of the natural phenomena that influence gas demand and supply    Sometimes a glance out of the window will give you some clues as to gas demand. It’s simple enough to assume that on a cold…