The wheels seem to have fallen off the energy market … at 11:51:28 AEMO updated it’s previously dire forecast for load shedding to make it even worse:
From : AEMO
To : NEMITWEB1
Creation Date : 13/06/2022 11:51:28
Notice ID : 97061
Notice Type ID : RESERVE NOTICE
Notice Type Description : LRC/LOR1/LOR2/LOR3
Issue Date : 13/06/2022
External Reference : PDPASA – Update of the Forecast Lack Of Reserve Level 3 (LOR3) in the QLD Region on 13/06/2022
AEMO ELECTRICITY MARKET NOTICE
The Forecast LOR3 condition in the QLD region advised in AEMO Electricity Market Notice No. 97046 has been updated at 1130 hrs to the following:
[1.] From 1700 hrs 13/06/2022 to 2300 hrs 13/06/2022.
The maximum load (other than interruptible loads) forecast to be interrupted is 1454 MW at 1730 hrs.
AEMO is seeking a market response.
AEMO estimates the latest time it would need to intervene through an AEMO intervention event is 1230 hrs on 13/06/2022
Manager NEM Real Time Operations
END OF REPORT
Note that, in rough terms, 1,454MW represents the lion’s share of consumption right across Brisbane!