Chart of the week | What might compete in upcoming Capacity Market auctions?

The next round of Capacity Market (CM) auctions are set to take place in March 2021, starting with the T-1 (Delivery Year 2021-22) on 2 March followed by the T-4 (Delivery Year 2024-25) on 9 March. The prequalification window for these auctions have been open since 20 July 2020 and will close on 11 September, with prequalification results scheduled to be published on 6 November.

In this Chart of the week, we examine the potential technology mix that could enter the T-4 auction in March 2021 and compare it to the previous T-4 auction.

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