Gas Storage

Providing flexibility to the UK gas market

SSE holds around 40% of the UK’s conventional gas storage at its Aldbrough and Atwick sites on the East Yorkshire coast.  SSE continues to respond to the difficult trading conditions with its overall aim to provide valuable flexibility and hedging services to its customers and the wider UK gas market, while managing profitability and retaining the ability to take advantage of future market developments.  

2019/2020 UK Auction NOW CLOSED

SSE Hornsea Ltd IS NOW INVITING BIDS FOR STORAGE CAPACITY AT BOTH ALDBROUGH AND HORNSEA

We are offering over 250 million Standard Bundled Units (SBUs) for sale, equivalent to 9 million Therms/day of Deliverability, via a pay-as-bid auction.

Hornsea Offering 

  • Capacity offered 130 000 000 SBU
  • Reserve price set at 18.68p/SBU(27 p/Th)
  • Firm Product with no Outage Periods
  • Annual Exit Capacity Included
  • Quarter 1 2020 Entry Capacity Included
  • Fixed Commodity Prices
  • NBP delivery option available 

Aldbrough Offering

  • Capacity offered 167 500 000 SBU
  • Reserve price set at 9.21p/SBU(31.5 p/Th)
  • Firm Product with one Outage Period in May
  • Annual Exit and Entry Capacity Included
  • Fixed Commodity Prices
  • NBP delivery option available 

AUCTION CLOSES AT 1200 HOURS (MIDDAY) BST ON THURSDAY 04 APRIL 2019 

Visit https://www.ssehl.co.uk/HALO and follow the “Log on to Public Area” link to download the auction documents or contact SSE Gas Storage for further details.

Tel: +44 (0)1738 512725 
Email: alan.mcfadden@sse.com  

SSE Hornsea Limited is part of the SSE Group 
The Registered Office of SSE Hornsea Limited is No.1 Forbury Place, Forbury Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 3JH 
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