Electricity market in August 2013

Electricity price in Estonia increased by 8.6% in August, comparing to previous month, reaching 43.66 €/MWh. In Finland, price increased by 17.4%, averaging at 43.47 €/MWh. The average price of Latvian and Lithuania bidding area increased by 4.4% to 51.31 €/MWh.

The Nordic hydro reservoir levels remaining below the long-term median. Situation in Middle East influencing the crude oil price. Carbon permits price increasing during fourth consecutive months. German 2014 base energy contract month closing price was 36.8 €/MWh. Coal price continuously decreasing, price closed at 82.8 $/t.

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