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November 21, 2018
CRA consultants Simon Ede, Ana Barillas and Knight Sukthaworn discuss the recent ruling by the General Court of the European Union to annull the European Commission decision’s state aid approval for the GB capacity market arrangements.  The Court... Read more
November 14, 2018
Goran Vojvodic and co-authors Ahmad Jarrah and David Morton won the Best Publication in Energy from the Energy Natural Resources and Environment (ENRE) section of INFORMS for their paper “Forward thresholds for operation of pumped-storage stations... Read more
October 29, 2018
We recently had the pleasure of hosting the Young Professionals Network of the Energy Institute at CRA’s office in London for a panel discussion on the future of batteries in the UK power market. The discussion covered opportunities and challenges... Read more
March 06, 2018
Last week, Robin Cohen and CDP’s Jane Stevensen co-hosted a seminar on the effect of climate-related financial disclosures on investment. This followed last summer’s publication of the final report of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial... Read more
February 22, 2018
The latest T-4 GB capacity market auction results cleared at £8.40/kW – less than half the clearing price of the three previous T-4 auctions, and lower than the expectations of many market analysts. A closer look at the auction results may reflect... Read more