Tag: energy

Historical Electricity Prices vs Consumption

Chart of the Week: Week 4, 2017: Historical Electricity Prices vs Consumption

In this chart we can see that from 2000, consumption by both industry and the public has declined. The price of electricity supplied to both domestic and industrial sectors has risen significantly.

/ January 27, 2017
Damon de Laszlo

November 2015

We are in the last quarter, the future for North America looks good, Europe confused, China difficult and countries reliant on the production of commodities gloomy. The West and Russia, however....

/ November 19, 2015
Cost of Essentials

Chart of the Week: Week 14, 2014: Cost of Essentials

After last week's chart on wages compared to inflation, we received plenty of correspondence asking whether CPI is the best measure for the cost of living.

/ April 2, 2014
Damon de Laszlo

February 2013

The pessimists are emphasising a lack of overall pick up in GDP. This makes for good press headlines and discussion for the pontificating pundits. The GDP is inevitably being depressed as the Government ...

/ February 14, 2013