dispatch interval prices

  • Energy storage and flexibility

    How deep is your love? A look at the depth of negative prices in South Australia

    The recent rise in the frequency of negative wholesale energy prices in the NEM has captured the attention of many market observers. A less-discussed aspect is how deep these negative prices run. How much additional demand could be added to the system during the negative-priced dispatch intervals before the prices...

  • Low carbon generation

    Australian Chart of the week | 5MS is coming but it still remains a known unknown

    The shift from 30-minute settlement to 5-minute settlement (5MS) is fast approaching – 162 days away but who’s counting. As a reminder, the current settlement price (SP) is determined by averaging six dispatch interval prices within a half-hour period. From October 2021, the dispatch price (DP) will be the settlement...