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Daily (27.05.2020): Energy prices recovered on Tuesday on strong optimism for a recovery in demand

Oil prices continued the bullish evolution due to a possible extension of current oil production cuts beyond June after OPEC+ countries will meet at the beginning of next month.

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Hard coal alliance proposes runtime extension for 'reserve' under Germany's phase-out - report

An alliance of hard coal plant operators plans to achieve an expansion of the runtime of Germany's seven most modern hard coal plants by proposing to shift them into an "energy transition reserve" to back up intermittent renewable power production, Christian Geinitz reports for the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.

read more... 26/05/2020

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Orsted consortium plans offshore Power-to-X play

Orsted and a consortium of Danish companies have formed a landmark partnership to develop an industrial-scale transport fuel production facility in the Copenhagen area that will be powered by offshore wind in the Baltic Sea.

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Daily (19.05.2020): EUAs surpass the €20-mark for the first time this month amid wider markets gains

Crude oil futures rallied to their highest settlement in more than two months on Monday, driven by historic production cuts, the prospect of demand recovery following countries’ lockdown and revival of their economies, and promising early results from coronavirus vaccine trial.

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Daily (18.05.2020): Brent crude gained 5% and WTI 19% for the week, driven by a mix of bullish news

Crude oil futures climbed on Friday, as worldwide countries eased travel restrictions and following the release of better than expected Chinese industrial production data, indicating a recovery in oil demand. Hence, Brent crude settled up $1.37, or 4.4% a barrel at $32.50, while the U.S. WTI crude soared by $1.87, or 6.8%, to close at $29.43 a barrel. Both contracts posted gains for the third consecutive week.

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