EEX Press Release – EEX Group Monthly Volumes - July 2021


    • Intraday Power markets grew by 12% y-o-y
    • Spanish Power Futures increased by 22%
      - As of 27 September, EEX will extend calendar year expiries for this market as well as for German and Italian Power Futures to 10 years, to facilitate long-term hedges
    • Continued increase in the UK (+77%), Nordics (+94%) and Austrian (+155%) Power Futures
    • Japan Derivatives Power still extremely bullish with 362.5 GWh

    Natural Gas

    • European Natural Gas Spot and Derivatives up 27% and 9% respectively with Dutch TTF hub as main growth driver
    • Double-digit growth rates in spot trading across majority of market areas: Austrian CEGH +44%, German GASPOOL and NCG +25% and +26%, Dutch TTF +32%
    • New EGSI Futures have reported increasing interest since launching in June, reaching 128.0 GWh last month


    • US environmental markets posted a 57% volume increase
      - Volumes from REC contracts on Nodal Exchange continued to drive volume growth with 8,998 contracts traded in July, up 37% y-o-y
      - REC open interest topped 20% market share for the first time in July

    Please click  here  to access the full EEX Group Monthly Volume report. The full report is also attached to this E-Mail.

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