2022/23 Australian energy insights report

Analytics on key current developments in the Australian energy industry

Cornwall Insight Australia has released its latest compilation of Australian energy insights, charts, and analyses. The report includes the topics of energy storage and flexibility, generation (all technologies), power prices, low carbon generation, FCAS, policy and regulation, electric vehicles, and transmission and distribution.

Cornwall Insight Australia delivers research, consultancy, modelling, and training to businesses across the energy value chain. We tackle a new issue facing the energy industry in each of our Chart of the week research publications, produced by our consulting, modelling, analytics, and intelligence subscriptions team of experts. A year’s worth of our weekly charts are included in this report from 1 April 2022 to 30 March 2023, and we encourage you to take advantage of our insights.

We undertake this because we are passionate about the industry, curious about the energy market, and want to make a difference. Our Charts of the week stimulate discussion and ensure our clients and the wider energy industry can continue these conversations. Please don’t hesitate to contact Cornwall Insight Australia for further information or assistance.

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E-mobility and low carbon

Is Europe’s EV uptake stalling? EV Country Attractiveness Index findings

In the first quarter of 2024, battery electric vehicle (BEV) sales and public charge-point installations have continued to grow across Europe. The new financial year has also seen many countries implement new subsidies to spur further growth. Amid this, conversations continue around the influence of cheap Chinese imports across European...

Heat networks

Evolving Business Models for Heat

Heating is responsible for nearly a quarter of the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions and therefore decarbonising heat is an essential stage in the transition to net zero. While they currently only provide 3% of total UK heat, heat networks could provide a mechanism for decarbonising heat. Zoning could help remove...

Announcement

Latest FCAS price curves Q1 2024

Cornwall Insight Australia released the latest Frequency Control Ancillary Service (FCAS) price curves for Q1 2024. The new Very Fast FCAS markets have 3 more months in the books, and as they settle into a reasonably stable quarter, clearer trends have emerged. This release, we re-calibrate our FCAS market curve...

Low carbon generation

Battery storage in Japan: An up-and-coming market?

This paper includes exclusive insights from Cornwall Insight’s Japan Benchmark Power Curve. In this insight paper, we discuss the demand and challenges accompanying Japan's changing energy mix. Aiming to address whether, as the transition to net zero creates greater need and opportunities for faster dispatch electricity storage, could Japan represent...

Commercial and market outlook

What to look out for in 2024

Cornwall Insight experts provide their predictions for the year ahead in this handy infographic. We have collated some predictions from across our knowledge base to provide a quick snapshot of what to look out for in the GB energy market in 2024. The key highlights include the global discussion on...

Low carbon generation

Q4 2023 All-Island Power Market Outlook to 2030 overview

This report provides an annual overview of trends for the All-Ireland Power Market out to 2030 using outputs from Cornwall Insight’s latest forward curve for the All-Island (AI) Single Electricity Market (SEM) covering Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. This publication is based on comprehensive market and asset-level power...

Regulation and policy

Calm after the storm although transition begins to lag | 2023 year in review

This year saw a return to relative calmness after the energy shocks of last year, while governments are playing an increasing role as the rate of new renewable generation lags. Spot pricing was subdued compared to last year, with no significant unexpected outages that caused sustained price spikes. Higher levels...

Announcement

Offshore wind now appears in latest ISP

The ISP also forecasts that greater flexible gas generation is needed From Cornwall Insight Australia's Energy Market Alerts service Offshore wind officially appears in the draft 2024 ISP due to state-based offshore wind targets. Figure 1 below from our latest Energy Market Alert, shows the variance in forecast generation between...