On a sunny and windy autumn day, scores of energy traders are glued to banks of screens in offices ranging from a tiny basement to some of the plushest buildings in the Danish city of Aarhus.
Most of them are in their 20s or 30s and form a new generation seeking to make a buck by predicting the wild swings in electricity prices caused by a few more hours of sunshine or a fresh blast of wind. Europe's unprecedented shift toward renewable energy helped quadruple activity last year in the region's biggest market for power delivered on the same day.
Already a subscriber? Log in.
Read the whole article
Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.
- Access all locked articles
- Receive our daily newsletters
- Access our app
Get full access for you and your coworkers.Start a free company trial today
Your trial for EnergyWatch has now started
With your free trial you get:
Full access to all locked articles on EnergyWatch.
Daily newsletter and ongoing top-newsletters. You can unsubscribe and subscribe to our newsletters anytime.
When your trial period expires
You will not be transferred to a paid subscription.
You will continue to receive our newsletters after the trial period expires. You can unsubscribe at the bottom of each newsletter.