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.



Energy Market Report - May 2017

Dutch Power Believe it or not, May 2017 was relatively dry, with some countries registering less than 80% of the normal precipitation. Where water is used to generate electricity, this had a...

Belgium Energy Market Report - January 2017

Dutch Power In August/September 2016 it looked as though we could expect electricity prices to remain at the current levels. Oil and gas prices especially at the time remained low,...

Belgium Energy Market Report - August 2016

Dutch Power While the calendar contract for 2017-2019 were in the EUR 24-26/Mwh range back in April, by mid-July we were seeing prices of over EUR 34/Mwh for the 2017...

Belgium Energy Market Report - April 2016

Dutch Power Last month we noted in our observation of the Dutch market price that increases seemed very unlikely and, indeed, throughout the month wholesale prices basically moved sideways. All...

Belgium Energy Market Report - March 2016

Dutch Power As we already noted last month in our observation of the Dutch market, price increases seemed very unlikely and indeed the increase has been very slight, just 2.6% for 2017...

Belgium Energy Market Report - February 2016

​Last month we closed our observation of the Dutch market by noting that price increases seemed very unlikely. Indeed, with the expectation of a very brief run up in late...