Duck, duck, goose: bigger bellies and longer necks

The last few months have been littered with record low demand in the system, highlighting that the ducks of the NEM continue to arch their backs lower and lower. 

In this Chart of the week, we zoom out on the changes to scheduled demand and in the variability of the lowest and highest demand periods of the day. We see that the time between these periods is shortening but the MW difference remains the same or in some cases growing.

Could the NEM’s ducks be turning into geese?

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