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Prospects for energy markets in Europe. Price forecasting and its importance for renewable energies development

May 12, 2022 | 10:00 - 11:00 CET


Oriol Saltó i Bauzà
Associate Partner at AleaGreen
Alejandro Delgado
Associate Partner at AleaGreen


  • Evolution and prospects of European energy markets
  • Importance of forecasting for renewable energies development
  • AleaApp platform for the compilation, visualisation and analysis of energy markets data
  • AleaGreen

For some years now, the European Union has been betting on the development of renewable energies to achieve emission neutrality. After the Russian invasion of Ukraine, this commitment was reinforced by the leading role that renewable energies will have in achieving energy independence from abroad. The webinar will explain the importance of energy market prices forecasting at the different stages of renewable energies development. For example, long-term forecasts as input in the project financing processes and short- and mid-term forecasts to operate in the spot and futures markets once the projects start operating. In addition, the webinar will analyse the evolution of the European energy markets in recent weeks and the vision of the future in the mid‑ and long‑term. Issues related to the recent regulatory changes that directly affect the electricity markets will also be addressed, such as the so-called “Iberian exception” and the consequences that the limitation of gas prices in Spain and Portugal could bring.

This webinar will also present AleaGreen, the new division of AleaSoft created at the beginning of 2022 and which is in charge of specialising in long-term prices curve forecasting services in European markets for PPA, risk management and portfolio valuation. AleaGreen intends to become a hub to connect the renewable energy sector with financial institutions and investment funds, producers and large consumers, to explore synergies and opportunities that help achieve the great purpose of having a totally clean and renewable electricity system. The AleaApp platform will be also shown and commented, which is an AleaSoft web solution where its clients can consult, visualise and analyse energy markets data.


Oriol Saltó i Bauzà, is Associate Partner at AleaGreen. He is PhD in Physics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He has 20 years of experience in data analysis and modelling both in the context of scientific research and in energy markets. At AleaSoft, for more than ten years, he has been at the forefront of the development of forecasting models for the European energy markets: electricity, gas, oil, CO2, among others.

Alejandro Delgado is Associate Partner at AleaGreen. He is a Software Engineer with more than 10 years of experience in data analysis and forecasting in the energy sector. For the last 5 years, as CTO of AleaSoft, he has participated in the planning and development of numerous price and demand forecasting projects for the European energy markets.