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Hugo Birkelund

Hugo Birkelund
Cofounder and CEO at Energy Quantified. He has since 1999 held various leading positions within development, marketing and sales of analysis platforms for NTE/PointCarbon and Markedskraft/MKonline. Before that he worked 10 years with research at ENRI and Statistics Norway. By education he holds a degree at the University of Oslo specializing in econometrics and mathematical economy. Hugo is the go-to person for questions related to EQ’s development, forecast models and data feed.

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Improve your ML with EQ

Hugo Birkelund - 11 September 2019 19:25

Machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) present some fascinating modeling approaches. However, even with ML and hyper-fast computing, the old saying "garbage in, garbage out" or simply GIGO holds true. EQ provides structured and curated data for modeling. Our database is a treasure trove for model developers.

Topics: API- Artificial Intelligence- Fundamentals- Input data- Modelling

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What's the price effect of Cobra?

Hugo Birkelund - 6 September 2019 13:48

The 700 MW Cobra cable, connecting the Netherlands and DK1 (Jylland) is scheduled to start commercial operation on Monday. In this short blog, we investigate the effects it will have on the price formation. Conclusion: The effect of the cable will leak into many markets, we expect.

Topics: Analysis- Power Analysis Platform

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Happy birthday 2019

Hugo Birkelund - 5 September 2019 11:37

This week we celebrate our 2nd anniversary as Energy Quantified or simply “EQ” – a Montel company. Two years on, our service provides “all you need to be in power” for all price areas in Europe.

Topics: Analysis- Power Analysis Platform

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River temps, we can have you covered

Hugo Birkelund - 21 July 2019 16:20

As rising river temperatures may affect the output at thermal power plants due to cooling water restrictions, we invite you to suggest a river location for which we can provide forecasts and historical data. But first, check which 18 locations in Germany and France which we already cover.

Topics: River temperatures- REMIT- capacity reduction- inflow

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REMIT untangled

Hugo Birkelund - 25 April 2019 16:51

How do REMIT messages stack up? Energy Quantified (EQ) now provides quantified REMIT and UMM messages for all your areas. A notoriously complicated, but important data feed is boiled down to easy-to-handle numeric time series. 

Topics: API- Excel- power data- historical data- UMM- REMIT

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Energy Quantified

Energy Quantified was founded in September 2017 with the aim of creating the most innovative data and analysis platform for the power markets. Here we will post updates on the progress of the services and descriptions of our models and features as they develop.

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