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    Price Cap predictions soar as EU sanctions on Russia cause volatility in the wholesale market

    Cornwall Insight’s forecast for the October (Q4 2022) Default Tariff Cap has increased to £2,879 for an average consumer, as Russian oil sanctions cause renewed uncertainty across the energy market. The predictions for the January (Q1 2023) Cap are even costlier rising to over £2,900 for the first time. While...

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    Cornwall Insight comments on the impact of sanctions against Russia on the energy market

    Dr Craig Lowrey, Senior Consultant at Cornwall Insight said: “The reliance of Europe on Russian gas will mean any economic sanctions which affect supply levels are likely to have an immediate and potentially longer-term impact on gas prices. “While the UK is not dependent on gas from Russia, and should...