Articles relating to events occurring through summer 2014-15
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Thursday, November 19 2009
A few brief notes about a hot day across the mainland, with demand levels high in each of the 4 mainland regions
Tuesday, November 21 2006
There was a temperature-driven spike in demand in NSW on Tuesday 21st November 2006.
These sweltering temperatures combined with bushfires to cause localised blackouts in the Sydney city area, as reported in the Sydney Morning Herald in the article “Power jitters as heat bites”.
Thursday, December 13 2012
An interesting day in the NEM today, with prices gyrating across a wide spectrum, and across all four mainland regions – on the back of higher demand in Victoria and South Australia due to temperatures there, and supported by transmission issues and other factors.
Tuesday, December 30 2008
An overview of the estimates to date for the peak demand guessing competition of summer 2008-2009.