Here’s a snapshot from NEMwatch at 13:30 with the ‘Market Demand’ at –31MW …. but noting it was lower earlier today (down at –45MW at 12:30 NEM time). That’s lower than the prior ‘lowest ever’ point (-37.14MW at 13:25) set back on 1st October 2023.
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Wednesday, March 1 2017
With high temperatures forecast for SA (hence higher demand) coinciding with low wind, social media references to “blackout” increase. Is this helpful?
Monday, July 2 2012
Some quick notes today, on day #2 of the Carbon Tax, prompted by some prices that jumped all around the place (not so much due to carbon, though).
Monday, March 9 2020
Scheduled Demand in South Australia drops to levels not seen since the history of the NEM (excluding System Black)
Alarms in one of our NEMwatch dashboards alerted me to the plunging level of Scheduled Demand seen this afternoon in the the Victorian and South Australian regions of the NEM – a new record low point for South Australia.
Saturday, March 19 2022
Polls have closed and counting has begun in the South Australian state election … and the NEM has thrown up this price spike as a reminder that energy policy will remain a focal point for whoever wins.