Commodity Market Report

Stronger demand boosts some markets:  North America power and renewables short term outlook October 2017

Get this report

$1,800

You can pay by card or invoice

Contact us

Submit your details to receive further information about this report.

For details on how your data is used and stored, see our Privacy Notice.
 

- Available as part of a subscription
- FAQ's about online orders

14 November 2017

Stronger demand boosts some markets:  North America power and renewables short term outlook October 2017

Report summary

In this outlook most markets in the Eastern Interconnect see a boost to forecasted demand, although ERCOT and some markets in the WECC still saw a downward revision.  The higher forecasted loads combined with lower forecast gas prices increase natural gas generation balances, and  as a result prices and heat rates mostly rise. Despite lower forecasted demand in ERCOT, retirement requests for Big Brown, Monticello, and Sandow  were approved, giving a boost to prices in the market as well.

Table of contents

  • Executive summary
    • Demand
    • Supply
    • Nuclear maintenance
    • Generation
    • Prices and heat rates
    • Supply and demand
    • Nuclear maintenance
    • Prices and generation
  • Scenario Overview

Tables and charts

This report includes 7 images and tables including:

  • Figure 6: North American power generation balances and fuel prices
  • Figure 1: Eastern markets fall 2017 nuclear availability
  • Figure 2: Changes in Eastern power market fundamentals (Relative to September 2017 STO)
  • Figure 3: Relative changes in Eastern markets’ power price metrics (Relative to September 2017 STO)
  • Figure 4: Western markets fall 2017 nuclear availability
  • Figure 5: Changes in WECC power market fundamentals (Relative to September 2017 STO)
  • Figure 6: Relative changes in WECC markets’ power price metrics (Relative to September 2017 STO)

What's included

This report contains:

  • Document

    201711 STO Base Case Delivered Fuel Prices Nominal 11 8 2017.xlsx

    XLSX 136.19 KB

  • Document

    201711 STO Base Case Delivered Fuel Prices Real 11 8 2017.xlsx

    XLSX 136.34 KB

  • Document

    201711 STO Base Case Load Forecast 11 8 2017.xlsx

    XLSX 2.77 MB

  • Document

    201711 STO Base Case Prices Sparks IHR Darks Nominal 11 8 2017.xlsx

    XLSX 1.78 MB

  • Document

    201711 STO Base Case Prices Sparks IHR Darks Real 11 8 2017.xlsx

    XLSX 3.51 MB

  • Document

    201711 STO Base Case Short Term Fundamentals 11 8 2017.xlsx

    XLSX 1.19 MB

  • Document

    Stronger demand boosts some markets: North America power and renewables short term outlook October 2017

    PDF 841.69 KB

  • Document

    Stronger demand boosts some markets: North America power and renewables short term outlook October 2017

    ZIP 9.67 MB

Other reports you may be interested in

Browse reports by Industry Sector