Energy Buying

Author(s):

Barkley, Rob
Rob Barkley, Vice President, National Accounts, EnergyGateway, LLC, 614/790-0400 rbarkley@energygateway.com

92nd Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2007 - Las Vegas, NV
Abstract

Today's energy markets continue to be extremely volatile and pose an incredible challenge to supply professionals who need to manage these costs. The price volatility and risk exposure associated with purchasing energy, specifically electricity and natural gas, are tremendous compared to most other commodities. Companies failing to understand and manage the three areas of price risk associated with purchasing electricity and natural gas in deregulated markets are subject to pricing exposure that could significantly and unnecessarily impact the bottomline.

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