Alberta wind generation down over previous years

This week saw greater volatility than last with unexpected thermal units offline, increasing the weekly average by 67% to $49.18/MWh. However, with half of July over and only 7 hours settling above $100/MWh, we are on track to have a lower monthly average than July...

Business Council of Alberta is announced

After a weekend full of Canada Day activities, it’s finally summer and Calgary is ready to kick off the Stampede. Power prices averaged 31% less than the previous week at $31.46/MWh. Softness in prices was attributed to higher wind generation and high thermal...

Canada looks to ban single use plastic

Power prices averaged $30.24/MWh, an 80% decrease week over week. Multiple thermal units came back online this week combined with higher wind generation and lower demand led to extremely depressed settles. Against settles, the forward curve surged over $1/MWh, with...