North Sea natural gas prices up on cool spring weather


Prompt British wholesale gas prices rose on Thursday as cooler weather boosted demand leaving the system undersupplied.

The day-ahead contract was up 0.25 p at 23.75 p/therm by 0935 GMT.

Gas for weekend delivery was up 0.35 pence at 23.85 p/therm.

“Temperatures are expected to turn below normal today and remain below seasonal...