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Forecasts

Estimated 2015 Summer Season WRP Energy Prices

  Estimated 2015-2016 Winter Season WRP Energy Prices
Average Monthly Price: $/MW/Hour On-Peak Off-Peak   Average Monthly Price: $/MW/Hour On-Peak Off-Peak
April 2015 $26 $24   October 2015 $28 $21
May 2015 $26 $21   November 2015 $31 $23
June 2015 $29 $25   December 2015 $32 $24
July 2015 $33 $22   January 2016 $32 $24
August 2015 $34 $23   February 2016 $31 $23
September 2015 $30 $21   March 2016 $27 $22
    • Factors that will affect prices:
      • Unstable markets, generating unit outages, and severe regional hot or cold weather patterns impact short term prices.
    • WRP purchase philosophy:
      • Hydro generation surpluses will be placed into the WRP program when possible.
      • When necessary, energy will be purchased in weekly and/or monthly blocks when the market indicates a shortage or pricing becomes erratic.

Historical data

 

Updated: May 18, 2015

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