July 18, 2019

Midwest Electricity Prices Offer Value for Entire Forward Curve

June 2019 saw a real breakdown in ComEd and Ameren electricity prices across the board. While electricity prices have been…
June 18, 2019
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ComEd Summer Electricity Market at Lowest Levels since Joining PJM

The prompt (2019) summer forward electricity market is at very low levels for the ComEd zone of PJM. For commercial…
May 9, 2019

Midwest Energy Review and Forecast April 2019

With a third of calendar year 2019 now completed, here is a quick review of the energy markets in the…
April 26, 2019
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Regulatory Limbo in PJM Capacity Markets Create Uncertainty and Confusion

Capacity prices can make up anywhere from 10% to 50% of a customer’s electricity supply charge. The capacity aspect of…
March 19, 2019
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Regulatory Changes and Risk in Organized Electricity Markets in Focus

As we have discussed often in these pages, the states that have provided electric choice or deregulation have been in…
February 20, 2019

Renewable Energy Markets Continue to Grow in 2018

In 2018, the United States renewable energy market continued to grow despite a myriad of headwind issues such as federal…
January 15, 2019

2018 and 2019 Electricity and Natural Gas Review and Forecast

As is customary, each December report we review the price movements for the past year and then offer some insight…
December 13, 2018

What Does the November Natural Gas Price Spike Mean for Future Pricing?

Over the last two months, the prompt Henry Hub futures contract has advanced 56.07% from the October 2018 closing price…
November 15, 2018

PJM Capacity Auction Changes to Impact Customer’s Overall Electricity Invoice

On October 2nd, PJM filed a proposal with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to answer the June 2018 FERC…