Wednesday 17 April 2019
Carbon prices recorded further gains, hitting fresh 9-year highs on Wednesday. In a general upturn on the UK gas market, the front month gained 0.98p and
remaining summer months were up by an average of a penny. Seasonal contracts also rose on the day but gains tapered off further out the curve. On the oil market, West Texas fell by 30 cents while Brent crude eased by just 10 cents to $71.62.