Demystifying Power Prices - A Three Part Outlook

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This insight focuses on regional power price drivers and outlook, highlighting the increasing relevance of a three-part power price forecast, recently introduced by Wood Mackenzie in contrast to a traditional two-part forecast.

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  • Summary
    • Overall pricing levels expected to vary significantly across markets
    • Power price drivers continue to vary across markets
    • Continued evolution of power markets complicates price forecasting

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This report includes 7 images and tables including:


  • Figure 1 Three-Part Price Forecast by component
  • Figure 7: Three-Part Price Contribution to Average 2015 Spark Spread for Selected Markets
  • Figure 2: Power Prices and Heat Rates - East and ERCOT
  • Figure 3 Power Prices and Heat Rates - WECC
  • Figure 5 Capacity Price Forecast for Select Zones
  • Figure 6: Overall pricing levels as a percentage of cost of building new gas plants


  • Demystifying Power Prices - A Three Part Outlook: Table 1

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