https://www.esaipower.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Energy-News-1.jpg 628 1200 Olivier Sartor http://esaipower.x2webs.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/new_top_logo.png Olivier Sartor2022-04-04 16:00:462022-04-11 10:10:16ISO-NE Proposes Ending MOPR in 2025, with a Transition Aimed at Protecting Grid Reliability | Energy News
Ethan Howland reports in Utility Dive that ISO New England has proposed ending its "minimum offer price rule" in 2025, with a transition that exempts up to 700 MW of qualified state-supported capacity — or roughly 2,000 MW of nameplate capacity — from the MOPR over the next two capacity auctions. Learn what Scott Niemann, ESAI Power director and principal, says about ending the rule.
https://www.esaipower.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Congestion-Watch-Blog.jpg 628 1200 Tom Bausemer http://esaipower.x2webs.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/new_top_logo.png Tom Bausemer2022-03-23 11:00:452022-05-13 21:52:17Outage-Related Transmission Constraints to Impact Power Prices in PJM, NYISO & ISO-NE | Congestion Watch Blog
Congestion in April will largely be driven by outage-related transmission constraints, as maintenance for both generator and transmission kicks into gear. Electricity demand across the Northeast RTOs bottoms out in April, moderating demand-driven congestion. However, while warmer temperature forecasts moderate April load expectations in New England and New York, warmer-than-normal April weather is likely to trigger some cooling demand and increased electricity consumption in PJM.
https://www.esaipower.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Capacity-Watch-Blog.jpg 628 1200 Tom Bausemer http://esaipower.x2webs.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/new_top_logo.png Tom Bausemer2022-01-14 15:30:332022-04-11 10:35:09ISO-NE FCA16 Auction Parameters and Capacity Price Forecast | Capacity Watch Blog
In ESAI’s latest Capacity Watch report, we analyze the ISO-New England Forward Capacity Auction, FCA16. Clearing Prices are expected to decline from the FCA15 Auction due to a decrease in Net Installed Capacity Requirements (Net ICR) and Net Cost of New Entry (Net CONE).
https://www.esaipower.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Congestion-Watch-Blog.jpg 628 1200 Tom Bausemer http://esaipower.x2webs.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/new_top_logo.png Tom Bausemer2021-12-20 14:00:542022-04-11 10:36:06A New Year (2022) brings New Congestion Risks to PJM, NYISO & ISO-NE | Congestion Watch Blog
High on-peak load levels and gas prices bolster congestion risks in January across ISO-NE and PJM. Winter demand levels are here to stay and are forecasted to be high in every market except for NYISO where temps will be unseasonably warm. Cold-weather seasons are not usually associated with transmission and generator outages, but ESAI has a few outages on our radar that are forecasted to keep all three markets spicy this January.