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Podcast | GB wholesale power market trends and views on future developments

Tom Edwards Tom Edwards Senior Consultant
5th June 2019

In our latest Podcast, our two senior modellers, Tom Edwards and Tom Musker, provide their views on a range of wholesale market issues, including recent trends and future developments. The questions are posed by Ben Hall, our head of new business, and focus on key topics including: 

  • Drivers of recent spikes in carbon prices and Cornwall Insight’s views on longer-term carbon pricing
  •  The evolving generation mix in 2030 and beyond 
  • Dispatch signals, volatility and the Capacity Market
  • Cornwall Insight’s views on subsidy free and wholesale price cannibalisation effects
  • EV growth and opportunities for using EVs for system flexibility