Looking back at yesterday (Sun 1st Oct 2023) it appears to also have seen a lowest point for NEM-wide demand by both measures … lower than the low point set ~2 weeks prior.
Also noteworthy on Sunday 1st October 2023 was a lower point for ‘minimum demand’ seen in South Australia … with ‘Market Demand’ down to -37MW and ‘Operational Demand’ down to 5MW (just above 0MW)
A quick snapshot of one dispatch interval (of a number) seeing negative ‘Market Demand’ in South Australia on Saturday 23rd September 2023.
A quick record of ‘equal hottest September day on record’ for Sydney … and its impact on electricity demand
Following the low levels of demand over the weekend (Sat 16th and Sun 17th Sept 2023) here’s a few quick notes.
It’s Queensland’s turn today, with a further ratchet lower in minimum demand on Sunday 17th September 2023.
A quick capture of an unfolding situation on Saturday 16th Sept 2023 – seeing record low demand (in VIC and NEM-wide), and highest ever IRPM.
A month on from the prior low point seen for Scheduled Demand (and Operational Demand) across Queensland in the middle of the day, the low point mark is driven lower still on Sunday 27th September 2020.
Articles pertaining to spring 2017 (Sept, Oct, Nov) in the NEM
A collection of articles, as we post them, about what’s been happening through spring 2015 in the NEM
A quick review of some activity in the market on Monday 2nd November 2009 (and in particular a price spike in South Australia).