North Sea region natural gas benchmarks retreat as cold snap blows over


British wholesale gas prices fell on Thursday morning as milder temperatures and an expectation of higher wind power output on Friday reduced demand.

The within-day contract was down 0.77 pence to 20.63 pence per therm by 0950 GMT.

The day-ahead contract was 1.60 p lower at 20.00 p/therm.

Temperatures are expected to be...