This is the second season of Montel's special podcast aimed at keeping listeners informed about the energy related impact of the Covid-19 outbreak. In series we focus mainly on the post-coronavirus world – what awaits on the other side. Tune in every afternoon to get the latest news, opinions and data from key industry experts. Hosted by Richard Sverrisson. Produced by Anna Siwecka. Music by Leandros Iliopoulos.
22 May 2020 - Nordic power prices face weakness post-Covid with Sigbjorn Seland
Sigbjorn Seland of Storm Geo joins todays episode to discuss the outlook for prices in the Nordic market, given the extraordinary current hydrological surplus. When will power prices rebound to 2019 levels?
21 May 2020 - German power in L-shaped recovery? (post-Covid) with Tobias Federico, Energy Brainpool
Today’s episode with Tobias Federico, CEO and founder of Energy Brainpool, discusses the German power market after the coronavirus pandemic. Will it accelerate or slow the country’s green transition, and why is Germany about to start up a coal-fired plant?
20 May 2020 - GOs after lost year of 2020 with Alexandra Munzer, Greenfact
Alexandra Munzer of Greenfact joins todays episode to discuss the outlook for GOs after the “lost year” of 2020. Will demand continue to be strong in Germany and from corporates after the pandemic?
19 May 2020 - Insolvencies post-Covid 19 with Jan Haizmann, Efet
Jan Haizmann of Efet joins today's episode to discuss credit and insolvency risk in the energy sector. The legal expert expects an “avalanche” of bankruptcies over the coming year as firms struggle to balance the books amid plunging demand and low prices.
18 May 2020 - The use of blockchain post-Covid 19 with Ana Trbovich, Grid Singularity
Ana Trbovich of Grid Singularity joins todays episode to discuss the latest developments in blockchain projects in the energy sector. How will the technology boost the transition to a decentralised, clean energy system in a post-coronavirus world?
15 May 2020 - Dire outlook for EU coal post Covid-19 with Diana Bacila, Alpiq
Today’s episode with Diana Bacila, analyst at Alpiq, discusses the future for coal in Europe and beyond. As coal increasingly becomes displaced from Europe, will Asian countries prolong the use of the dirty fuel?