US – Energy News

June 21, 2018

ERCOT and NYISO Market Action Highlight Upside Price Risk

Since the Polar Vortex of 2014, electricity markets have been characterized by generally falling prices and low volatility with a…
May 23, 2018

Blockchain Technology Could Alter Electricity Industry

The craze in 2017 was Bitcoin as cryptocurrency fever grabbed the market. Our expertise is not in currency trading, so…
April 23, 2018

Midwest Energy Review and Forecast April 2018

With a third of calendar year 2018 now completed, here is a quick review of the energy markets in the…
March 18, 2018

Rover Pipeline Project has Changed Dynamics of Chicago Energy Market

Over the last few years, wholesale prices for natural gas and electricity have been historically low from both a price…
February 15, 2018

What January Weather Revealed About Energy Pricing in Eastern Interconnect

While the Midwest saw higher spot natural gas and electricity prices in response to the weather, it was quite muted…
January 19, 2018
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2017 and 2018 Electricity and Natural Gas Review and Forecast

Last year was a quiet one for natural gas and electricity pricing in the Midwest. However, even with low volatility,…
December 21, 2017

Flexible Electricity Procurement Provides Alternative to Fixed Price Procurement

Over the last few years, many energy consumers have implemented flexible energy procurement strategies. While flexible procurement strategies have been…
November 13, 2017

Demand Response in PJM/ComEd to Provide Larger Payments

Starting June 2018, the PJM/ComEd region will have some of the largest Demand Response capacity payments of any region in…
October 13, 2017

Possible Future Electricity Price Impacts from Growth of Electric Cars

At the end of September, General Motors joined a growing group of global automakers aiming for an emissions-free future for…