Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Southern Power Pool: Natural Gas Market Share Declining

The gas/coal competition in the SPP electricity region is being lost by gas.  Gas had about 35% to coal's 65% in the first half of November, but the rising price of natural gas has driven the gas share down as low as 10% in December:

And this despite rising load, and higher year-on-year load, in December: