Category: Generation

PJM debates energy price formation changes

Platts As the PJM Interconnection advances the process of changing the way it calculates prices, stakeholders at a Thursday meeting discussed various market issues to be considered, including hedging, balancing congestion and demand curve modeling. “We’re trying to fully capture…

Summer 2018 ERCOT forwards surge

Platts Summer 2018 ERCOT forwards surge as grid operator halves reserve margin The Electric Reliability Council of Texas’ latest Capacity, Demand and Reserves Report, released Monday morning, cut the summer 2018 planning reserve margin in half compared with the May…

US solar installations fall

Platts US solar installations fall, costs rise in third quarter: report US solar installations third quarter dropped 51% from the same quarter a year ago, in large part because of a slowdown in installations in California, said a report the…