US – Energy News

August 5, 2014

Is the PJM/ComEd Control Area a Winter Peaking Market?

Traditionally, the Comed (CE) electricity market has been valued as a summer peaking market. (more…)
July 7, 2014

The Emergence of Technology to Reduce Electricity Emissions

Advanced Energy Economy is a national association of businesses whose mission is to transform public policy to enable rapid growth…
June 30, 2014

US Speeds up Export Process for LNG

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation that would set a deadline for the Energy Department reviewing liquefied natural gas…
June 16, 2014

Mexico Deregulates Energy Industry

This year Mexico has ended its 75 year ban on foreign investments in its energy industry. (more…)
June 12, 2014

John Hall Gives An Overview of the 165th OPEC Meeting

After attending the 165th OPEC meeting in Vienna, John Hall, chairmain at alfaenergy, shares his thoughts on what was discussed.…
June 6, 2014

The PJM/ComEd Forward Curve Versus Historical Pricing

Since the start of 2014, the PJM/Comed forward curves for 2015, 2016, and 2017 have increased 18.32%, 26.68% and 27.55%…
May 8, 2014

The Intersection of Wind, Coal and Nuclear Power

While convenient and at times correct to explain the direction of electricity prices using the direction of natural gas prices,…
April 4, 2014

Capacity Charges

For electricity customers in the PJM/Comed utility region, statements reflecting the coming June billing cycle will show capacity payment increases…
March 7, 2014

Distributed Generation

Distributed Generation (DG) is an approach that many electricity consumers are now considering when addressing their generally increasing total electricity…