Chilly weather warms feelings among North Sea region’s gas traders


Prompt British wholesale gas prices rose on Thursday morning as forecasts for cooler weather lifted gas demand.

The day-ahead contract was up 2.75 pence at 36.50 pence per therm by 0918 GMT.

The within-day contract was up 2.00 p at 36.00 p/therm.

Traders said a downwards revision of temperature forecasts combined with a...