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[02/05 Weekly Update] ERCOT Expects to See Tight Reserve Margins for Summer 2019

February 05, 2019 - ERCOT expects to see tight reserve margins (the excess capacity buffer during peak demand) for summer 2019, as higher forecasted summer peak load and fewer than expected new generation projects drive reserves down. Physical gas spot prices …

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[Webinar Series] Direct Energy Presents Their Managed Product Suite

January 29, 2019 -   Want to Learn More About Products Offered by Direct Energy? We are excited to announce that Direct Energy will be hosting a series of  webinars for Broker Online Exchange! Join us to get a first-hand look at the different products they have to …

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[01/29 Weekly Update] Cold Weather Events and Supply Constraints in the Northeast Caused Volatility in Physical Gas Spot Prices

January 29, 2019 - Physical gas spot prices saw some volatility, particularly in the Northeast due to cold weather events and a few incidents of supply constraints. Boston’s Algonquin Citygate decreased $7.85 (-69%) to $3.53/MMBtu on Wednesday, January 23, 2019. Prior …

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BOX Named #39 Fastest Growing Small Business by

January 22, 2019 - We are excited to announce that BOX has been named #39 (out of 360) fastest growing small businesses by

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[01/22 Weekly Update] Physical Gas Spot Prices Saw Mostly Increases as Below-Freezing Temperatures Swept the Upper Midwest and Northeast

January 22, 2019 - Physical gas spot prices saw mostly increases as below-freezing temperatures swept the Upper Midwest and Northeast. Boston’s Algonquin Citygate jumped $4.78 (72.4%) to $11.38/MMBtu last week. Transco Zone 6 NYC prices have gradually dropped since …

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[01/15 Weekly Update] Power Curves Have Experienced Steep Increases as Forecasts Reveal Colder Than Normal Temperatures for the End of January.

January 15, 2019 - Power curves have experienced steep increases as forecasts reveal colder than normal temperatures for the end of January. For the NEMASSBOST zone in ISONE, the 12 Month ATC strip increased $3.96 (9%) to $48.11. The 24 Month ATC strip rose $2.32 (5%) …

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[Direct Energy Business] Fixed Product Suite

January 08, 2019 - Happy New Year!

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[01/08 Weekly Update] Wholesale Electricity Prices in All Major Trading Hubs Were Over-All Higher for 2018 Than 2017

January 08, 2019 - Wholesale electricity prices in all major trading hubs were over-all higher for 2018 than 2017, ranging from 14% higher in areas served by the Midwest Independent System Operator (MISO) to 60% higher in areas served by the Electric Reliability …

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[Live Webinar] Converting Sales Resistance and Objections Into Profitable Transactions: Part II

January 04, 2019 - Please register for our Sales Seminar Series with Mitch Harris - Converting Sales Resistance and Objections Into Profitable Transactions: Part II on Jan 10th, 2019 2:00 PM EDT.

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[01/02 Weekly Update] After Substantial Price Spikes Back in November, Natural Gas Prices Have Fallen Back Down to Lower Level Trends

January 02, 2019 - Natural gas prices ended the year slightly lower than where they started at the beginning of 2018. After the record-breaking cold temperatures and low natural gas storage that led to substantial price spikes back in November, prices have fallen back …

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