26 Jan 2023
Ysabelle Swan

Renewable power trading with Julie Arnold

The world of power trading has grown exponentially in the last two decades. Power is a commodity, just like any other and today we take a look at what is involved in being a power trader and what the trading landscape looks like today compared to when it started.

In this episode, Quentin is joined by Julie Arnold (Head of Power, Gas and Emissions at Dare). Over the course of the episode they discuss:

  • An overview of what power trading actually entails and how far has it come in the last 20 years.
  • How the introduction of interconnectors has changed the market.
  • How has data and information flow impacted power trading?
  • What happened when Exchanges entered the market, and how has this affected the landscape of the market?
  • Julie’s thoughts on what makes a great power trader.


About our Guest

Dare are an energy tech company using the power of data science, analytics, and power trading expertise to help the world reach a renewable future, faster. They plan to help renewable asset owners navigate the energy markets, secure superior returns, and create long-term investment plans for a more sustainable future. For more information visit their website.

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About Modo

Modo is the all-in-one Asset Success Platform for battery energy storage. It combines in-depth data curation and analysis, asset revenue benchmarking, and unique research reports - to ensure that owners and operators of battery energy storage can make the most out of their assets. Modo’s paid plans serve more than 80% of battery storage owners and operators in Great Britain.

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