Blog Posts on Power trading

Rising Electricity Prices in Germany – a Renewables Booster

For several months, the German power exchange prices have been moving in only one direction: straight up. In an interview with our electricity trader Jan Egidi, we take a closer look at this development and talk about the implications of this trend for the German renewables industry. (Published: 19. August 2021 by Verena, Jan)
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Sunny prospects

Good solar forecasts create significant added value. They optimize sales for photovoltaic assets, which leads to lower balancing and control reserve costs. Complicated algorithms working in the background ensure that the forecasts are as accurate as possible. They process large volumes of data from multiple sources so traders are well-positioned on the market. (Published: 11. June 2019 by Malek)
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Power trading

What is Power trading? Definition Power trading refers to purchasing and selling power between participants in the energy industry . Various forms of power trading are possible depending on the market design, ranging from short-term trading to long-term power purchase agreements. History of power trading One of the earliest forms of an energy market emerged More… (Published: 30. April 2019 by Marie Volkert)
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The energy-only market (EOM)

What is the energy-only market (EOM)? Definition In terms of the underlying concepts, an energy-only market is the opposite of a capacity market. An energy-only market only compensates power that has been produced. A capacity market, on the other hand, compensates the mere readiness, or capacity, for power production. To ensure supply is guaranteed, the More… (Published: 27. December 2018 by Christian Sperling)
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List of power & energy exchanges worldwide

List of power & energy exchanges worldwide If you have additional information that may be useful to enhance this list or if you find errors in this list, please write us at info@next-kraftwerke.com. And please do also write us in case you are looking for an energy trader, we may already be active in the More… (Published: 27. December 2018 by Christian Sperling)
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