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Fewer tensions are expected on the spot market in the coming days while supply should also remain stable. Renewable production should remain healthy but some downside could be experienced on Friday as German wind generation is expected to decrease.
Spot prices decreased yesterday due to an increase in wind production as well as improved nuclear generation in Germany. However prices are expected to go up tomorrow as renewable production is forecast to be lower.
Lower demand in the coming days should help supply levels improve after a slight fall on Wednesday. The UK gas system opened long while Belgian flows were still at zero although Norwegian, Langeled and BBL flows were healthy.
Spot prices went up yesterday as wind generation was forecast to decrease but near-term prices continued to make losses. Wind generation is expected to improve over the weekend but will be limited next week and nuclear generation will remain lower until Tuesday.