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Expect energy “discounts” after falling oil prices?

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Expect energy “discounts” after falling oil prices?


With the oil price staying well below $100 per barrel of late, this could have a knock-on effect on UK power prices according to the weekly Y Report from Inenco.

Rob Brown, Account Director for the energy consultancy said: “If it stays at these prices for much longer and production levels stay as high as they are in the US OPEC, that is going to eventually have a feed through effect into pricing in the UK.”

He added: “How low can this market go?”

Touching on how this might affect an energy user’s buying strategy, he said: “If you’re buying on fixed price contracts you need to think about getting some renewal offers in [and] competitively test – because you will see healthy discounts over your current rates.”


Article source: http://www.energylivenews.com/2014/10/09/expect-energy-discounts-after-falling-oil-prices/

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