A question on Twitter from Benny Beatts (about dispatch of Origin’s Eraring unit 2 on Monday 30th May) illustrates why price setting is not as simple as adding up bids that are dispatched.Read More
Autumn 2022 in the NEM
A collection of articles about events in the market that occurred through autumn 2022
A short look at the start of price volatility on Tuesday evening 31st May 2022
A short note about a ‘blowing a gale’ new maximum point for wind production across the NEM this morning (Tue 31st May 2022).
A very quick summary of market volatility touching all regions across Monday 30th May 2022 … but particularly in the evening.
Referencing Josh Stabler’s comment on LinkedIn about Administered Pricing in the Victorian DWGM.
Something I’ve not seen all that much for quite a while … zero and negative prices in the middle of the day.
A quick look into the short-term wind lull spanning more than daylight hours on Friday 27th May 2022.
A very short note containing a graph posted by Josh Stabler yesterday, showing that a new record Australian domestic weekly gas price has been hit.
A short article looking at changing patterns of hydro utilisation on the mainland – particularly with recent volatility.
Have fielded some questions recently, so thought it easiest to include this snapshot from ez2view ‘Bids and Offers’ widget looking back over the past week from now and filtered down specifically to Snowy Hydro’s Valley Power peaking facility in the…
A quick look at market volatility in the South Australian region of the NEM on Tuesday 17th May 2022.
A short article about this evening’s market volatility in the QLD region on Monday 16th May 2022
A short note to mark this evening’s volatility in the QLD region.
Earlier today, Josh Stabler spoke at the Energy Users Association of Australia (EUAA) conference in Melbourne about “the timeline of energy scarcity’. His presentation focused on rising spot and futures prices throughout the four mainland regions of the NEM.
One (of many) dispatch intervals this morning with extreme price volatility.
After last night’s volatility in SA, sustained high prices have been on the menu again. With the SA spot price in quadruple digits for most of the past hour and half, hitting a peak of $9,941.06
I’ve already noted about the appropriateness of holding the EUAA National Conference this week … with gas and electricity spot prices being elevated as they have been in recent times! This evening (Monday 9th May 2022) market volatility has put…
The ‘N-RVYS_2’ Constraint Set continues, with delays in the outage compared with expectations last week.
The EUAA is holding its National Conference this week in Melbourne, and we’re looking forward to being there. Elevated prices (which we have seen a lot of recently) are sure to be part of the conversation…
Drop in forecast wind conditions for Thursday 12th May 2022 briefly triggers forecasts of Load Shedding (LOR3) in South Australia
A brief look, this morning, at the (briefly) forecast Load Shedding (i.e. LOR3) conditions for this Thursday 12th May 2022 in South Australia