Publications

Country Energy Reports



Economics, politics, infrastructure and the availability of natural resources are some of the many elements that shape a country’s energy market. Keeping track of a country’s energy price trends, regulatory updates, and carbon reporting requirements is a resource intensive endeavor. Consequently, NUS publishes monthly country-specific energy reports to keep businesses informed of energy market developments at the national level.



Canada Energy Market Report - September 2017

Electricity Hedging Strategy: Fifteen cents per kilowatt-hour - a new all time high for Ontario electricity prices, up almost 10% from the previous record back in November 2016 ($0.1391). September was really a...

Canada Energy Market Report - August 2017

Electricity Hedging Strategy: It has been a strange summer in many respects - to those of us following the electricity market in Ontario. One of the most striking trends is...

Canada Energy Market Report - May 2017

Electricity Hedging Strategy: I hope everyone enjoyed their brief holiday from high Ontario electricity prices as prices are back over $0.10/kWh. It seems that IESO (the agency in charge of...

Canada Energy Market Report - February 2017

Electricity Hedging Strategy: The Ontario government announced a major new initiative called the “Fair Hydro Plan” in February, and the most publicized part of this plan has been that power...

Canada Energy Market Report - December 2016

Natural Gas Hedging Strategy: What a difference a year makes, we started 2016 with some incredibly bearish fundamentals - record high production, record high gas stockpiles, and one of the mildest...