A bumpy ride: Why rising wholesale prices are impacting NTS charges

Due to the current energy crisis, consumer energy bills have been exposed to substantial increases over the past year. The recent rise in wholesale prices has had knock-on effects in many non-commodity costs within consumer bills, some of which will be baked into charges for several years to come

In this week’s ‘Chart of the Week’, we explore the impact on gas National Transmission System (NTS) charges and how rising shrinkage costs have led to substantial variability in indicative charges over the next five-years.

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