Articles about market reform – in the NEM and elsewhere.
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Monday, August 3 2015
Pondering more implications of the boom/bust pricing witnessed in the South Australian region last week…
Friday, March 6 2015
Some thoughts about Capacity Payments – given the article in the AFR yesterday
Thursday, August 4 2016
In today’s energy sector, it is rare to get electricity networks, retailers, generators and system controllers in the same room at the same time. In a deconstructed market about to be transformed by distributed energy, how will decisions be made around how it is dispatched?
Thursday, November 26 2015
Some ideas that I have been puzzling over – about the overlaps and contradictions between 3 rule changes under consideration at the AEMC currently
1) The Demand Response Mechanism (better known as the Negawatt buyback mechanism)
2) The Bidding in Good Faith deliberation
3) The Requirement for Price-Responsive (large) Demand to bid into central dispatch