merchant market

  • Low carbon generation

    Australian Chart of the week | Don’t let the sun go down on me: solar in the sunshine state

    Previously, in Issue 45, we examined how wind and solar technologies are performing against (and impacting) the time-of-day price shape in New South Wales (NSW). In this Chart of the Week, we move further north to examine the situation in Queensland and the profound impact solar is beginning to have...

  • Low carbon generation

    Australian Chart of the week | You’ll have to share your cake: wind v gas in ‘epeak’ battle

    Spot prices are back in the headlines with increased renewable generation impacting both long term price trends as well as driving intraday value shifts; especially across mainland regions. With significant renewable generation still to come to replace exiting coal as covered in Issue 39, the key question then becomes: how much value...