Modelling Manager

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Ben joined the team as an Energy Market Specialist in 2023, having previously worked for the Australian Energy Market Operator, where he contributed to the ISP, ESOO, GSOO, and SSI reports, particularly focused on optimal bidding practices, curtailment, decommission scheduling, minimum energy levels, and system event contingency and impacts.

Ben focuses on the strategic and economic complexities of managing future uncertainty, imparting quantitative analysis, and communicating qualitative knowledge to the industry to help inform decision-makers on where the Australian energy transition can provide opportunities.

Latest thinking


Latest FCAS Q3 price forecast released

Cornwall Insight Australia released the latest Frequency Control Ancillary Service (FCAS) price curves for Q3 2023 on 21 September 2023. Available to download is an excerpt reporting the headlining power price trends from the FCAS insight service. NEM FCAS markets in Q1 and Q2 of 2023 saw lower overall costs,...

Commercial and market outlook

NEM power price trends | Q3 2023

Cornwall Insight Australia has released our latest NEM Benchmark power curve (BPC) for Q3 2023 to our insight service subscribers. We have released a free excerpt, which you can access below. The future of the energy transition requires substantial new generation, which means increasing the size of the skilled workforce, speeding...