2021-05-25 Load Shedding in QLD after Callide explosion

A series of articles written in relation to what happened on 25th May 2021 when the explosion of Callide C4 led to load shedding in QLD under ‘Actual LOR3’ Low Reserve Conditions.

Callide C Catastrophic Failure

Carl Daley from EnergyByte, provides more insight into the events of last Tuesday, which culminated in widespread blackouts throughout Queensland.

Loss of ~2000MW of demand in Queensland on Tuesday 25th May

A quick snapshot from NEMwatch at 14:20 today highlighting the loss of approximately 2000MW of demand this afternoon – dropping the level of Scheduled Demand down to 3,775MW: The AEMO Market Notice highlighted says: ——————————————————————- MARKET NOTICE ——————————————————————- From :             …