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Forecasts

Estimated 2014 Summer Season WRP Energy Prices

  Estimated 2014-2015 Winter Season WRP Energy Prices
Average Monthly Price: $/MW/Hour On-Peak Off-Peak   Average Monthly Price: $/MW/Hour On-Peak Off-Peak
April 2014 $42 $31   October 2014 $31 $25
May 2014 $42 $32   November 2014 $35 $26
June 2014 $46 $31   December 2014 $36 $29
July 2014 $57 $34   January 2015 $34 $30
August 2014 $58 $44   February 2015 $35 $29
September 2014 $31 $24   March 2015 $35 $28
    • 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: July 28, 2014

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