National Grid Tag

  High prices cleared in the Month Ahead Dynamic FFR auction this past month, for delivery in November. Limejump cleared the auction higher than the average and has done so for the last 12 months, resulting in more revenue for our customers.

  Limejump continues to grow its renewable energy portfolio with the addition of one of the UK's most innovative investment funds.

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: In the UK, there weren’t any football, let alone rugby matches, called off last week because of high winds but certainly, wind generation exceeded National Grid’s daily forecasts. This was the recurring theme for much of the system throughout last week.

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: Thursday was a popcorn worthy day last week. SSE’s Peterhead Power Station (gas-fired) was bid off in the Balancing Mechanism due to system constraint bought about by excess wind generation in Scotland (approximately 1.1GW).  

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: With the French power strikes raging on, we saw a continuation of last week’s market volatility developed off the back of interconnector intrigue.  

  Limejump has again enjoyed success in the monthly FFR tender auction.  Limejump secured 34% of volume - 104MW of capacity across 17 Limejump-managed assets.

Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: Traders had keen eyes trained on French interconnector action last week as strikes threatened several EDF Nuclear power stations led to an uptick in UK power flowing across the channel.

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment. Delivering 26 degrees, the sunny Sunday led to BBQs erupting across the nation. However, the system operator was busy turning down Scottish wind to manage system constrains.

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment. Over the early part of last week, we saw wind cause a lot of shakeup in the system.

  How can National Grid manage inertia in the short term, and what are the actions in play as a result of the August 9th blackouts? That’s the hot topic in the industry right now, and we discussed the options available with our Head of Trading and Operations, Rob Sherwood.

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: The last ten days combined to produce a bumper issue!  

  Welcome to our latest quarterly market report. Within this report, we focus on a number of key market developments and influences:  we explore commodity pricing fluctuations, market dynamics, what we see coming up in Q3 of 2019 and of course a number of new developments from the world of Limejump as we continue to develop the Future of Energy.

by Erik Nygard, CEO Limejump On Friday 9 August, just before 1700, National Grid oversaw a sharp system frequency drop following the trip of Little Barford gas-fired power station which was generating roughly 700MW at the time. This has been referred to on social media as the #powercut.

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment. Last week’s standout event, in the world of flexibility, was Wednesday’s System Price drop, prices plummeting to -£65.93/MWh on two consecutive settlement periods (22 and 23) as net imbalance volume was more than 600MWh long.

Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: Last week closed with quite a stir. Not only did we reach another milestone15 days coal-free, but on Thursday we also witnessed a significant static event.

Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: This week we bring you an extended edition of our regular summarisation of the ups and downs in flexibility trading.

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment. The week in flexibility kicked off fairly subdued, delivering subdued pricing on Monday, failing to reach higher than £52.90/MWh in the morning. But by the end of the week, the market could be described as anything but quiet.

Onshore wind has caused much debate in the last decade. The glut of development approvals in the late noughties – fueled by the promise of ROCs and, at times generous, FIT subsidies – saw them pop up prolifically across the UK.

  Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: Let’s address this right away, last Friday provided the world of flexible energy trading with a jolt of excitement.

Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment. It’s been a busy week in flexibility trading world. The sunny week gave way to an unprecedented renewable generation mix for market trading. First the coal-free record was broken again on Saturday (now over 10 days and counting).