National Electricity Rules

  • Commercial and market outlook

    Editor’s Pick | AEMC takes forward system resilience measures

    The Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) issued its final report on 12 December following a black system event, setting out recommendations on measures to enhance the resilience of the power system. On 28 September 2016, there was a black system event in which around 850,000 South Australia customers lost electricity...

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    Editor’s Pick | AEMC progresses five-minute and settlement reforms

    Australia’s Energy Market Commission (AEMC) has approved changes to the National Electricity Rules which will improve wholesale market operations under five-minute settlement and rationalise settlement arrangements. The determination issued on 8 August supports the AEMC’s decisions in November 2017 to align operational dispatch and financial settlement at five minutes and...