Recapping where demand trended over summer 2013-14 and (importantly for our competition entrants) what the peak demand was seen to be, NEM-wideRead More
Summer 2013-14 in the NEM
Some quick observations about the patterns of volatility seen this week in Queensland
Hot and sticky weather in QLD drives demand higher and provides an opportunity for spot price volatility
Walking through today in South Australia, following yesterday’s warnings.
Brown coal production drops as one outcome of the current bushfires around the Latrobe Valley
Quick preliminary thoughts on the reported mothballing of capacity at Swanbank E and the return of two units at Tarong.
A quick look at how much electricity demand has been reduced in the north, coincident with Tropical Cyclone Dylan
A quick look at how Victoria and South Australia fared on Tuesday 28th, given the predictions of a return to hot weather at a time when schools and businesses are back to work.
Following the heatwave last week, a review of the symbiotic nature of the link between the gas and electricity markets in the gas-hungry state of South Australia
As Queensland heats up, the Queensland electricity demand increases towards the Red Zone
A warning of a third round of high temperatures triggers a look at the demand forecast for next week in Victoria and South Australia
The hot weather passes into Queensland but, as yet, nothing has happened – nor is it really forecast.
As the temperature cools (but the debate heats up) here’s a quick look of how much contribution there was from demand response over the past week.
For the third day in a row, high temperatures drive demand higher – inching closer to a new all-time record for Victoria.
Recapping where the peak demand actually landed today, with the heatwave across southern Australia.
An early review of what’s been happening today (Wednesday 15th January) with the heatwave in Victoria and South Australia
A snapshot of the highest demand point experienced in Victoria (and across the NEM) today
NEM-wide demand steams towards 32,000MW, and prices explode, as heatwave hits Victoria and South Australia
The forecast heatwave arrives in Victoria and drives demand towards what looks like being the highest (so far) this summer, and causing prices to pop.
A look at demand forecasts in ST PASA, with the heatwave promising to return next week.
High temperatures and humidity on Monday 6th January deliver more price volatility, and high demand in Queensland.