Gregor McDonald spent 18 years trading natural gas in Europe for companies including ScottishPower, Vattenfall and Ørsted. In 2019 Gregor embraced the green transition by joining the PPA and Energy Trading team at European Energy in Copenhagen and since May 2021 Gregor has been leading the team, executing PPAs and managing the exposure from EE’s growing asset base.
We’re in the middle of a gas crisis which is forcing power prices up. Other factors such as extreme weather and high penetration of intermittent power in some markets are also having an impact on power prices. How might this play out in the long term and how should investors factor these into future project development? Are these a long-term trend and how much can they serve as an offset to higher CAPEX? This session will delve into: