Some thoughts by our guest author, about possible reasons why Engie did not bid full output of Pelican Point power station into AEMO on Wednesday 8th February (i.e. the time at which load shedding eventuated).
Some initial thoughts following articles about the mooted closure of Hazelwood Power Station as early as April 2017.
Some thoughts about the possible uplift to Infigen Energy revenues, stemming from higher forward contract prices in the South Australian region of the NEM
Some considerations, posted by guest author Andrew George, about the Large-Scale Renewable Energy Target Scheme
Following today’s announcement of the closure of Alinta’s Northern Power Station in South Australia
Following from several earlier articles, Core Energy provides their view of the future of gas use in power generation
Some thoughts about Capacity Payments – given the article in the AFR yesterday
Some thoughts following the purchase of the Colongra peaking plant in the dying days of 2014.
To augment today’s article in the Australian Financial Review, here’s an illustration of the growing oversupply.
Low prices today in South Australia and Queensland for various reasons – but summed up by a large oversupply of capacity
A massive overhang of capacity seen today – leading to price suppression
Following last week’s analysis of EnergyAustralia’s larger portfolio we do the same thing for AGL Energy (including Macquarie Generation)
Some initial thoughts about some of the areas (in the wholesale market) where there’s been finger-pointing in different directions about “socialising costs whilst privatising profits”
Following the article in the FinReview today about EnergyAustralia…