winter


‘Dunkelflaute’ Down Under

Yesterday evening (Tue 9th June 2020) saw an example of ‘dunkelflaute’ across the NEM. It’s a phenomenon we will see increasingly as the transition progresses, so it’s something we should be seeking to understand, and address, with real world solutions and not rose coloured glasses.




Winter 2018 in the NEM

A collection of articles about events that occurred through winter 2018 in the NEM (i.e. from 1st June to 31st August 2018)












Wind output drops and volatility rises

After spending a day looking into the future (at prospective generation developments) I noted this reverse correlation between wind and volatility that’s been occurring over the week.