ABB Energy Markets Group webinar series
The ABB Energy Markets Group webinar series is designed to keep you abreast of energy market activity. Join ABB experts to gain insights that support critical energy investment decisions and efficient energy operations across planning, forecasting, trading, portfolio optimization and market operations.
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Nodal Price Forecast for US Interconnects
With effective Locational marginal price (LMP) forecasting, operators and investors can identify both near- and long-term needs and opportunities within the market and perform analysis with complete data. ABB’s new, go-to resource, the Nodal Reference Case, is a 25-year hourly, off-the-shelf LMP fundamental forecast prices for more than a hundred thousand nodes, hubs and sub-zones across US. This webinar presents an overview of ABB’s nodal price forecast for the three US interconnects (Eastern, ERCOT and Western) and provides market insight to site screening and quick basis risk reviews in conjunction with ABB's Zonal Reference Case.
Release Date: April 21, 2020
Presenter: Mojgan Hedayati, Senior Nodal Market Advisor
Greenfield Research for Utility Scale Renewable Projects
There are various ways to assess renewable project locations but this research impacts what to build, where to build how big the project should be. This research also impacts the likely success or failure for projects and how developers will need to interact with the local agencies and the local utility. Everything requires time, energy and money. This webinar explores the process to identify best practices and ways to reduce the costly requirements while still choosing the best project, location and size.
Release Date: May 05, 2020
Presenter: Bret Toplyn, Product Manager Energy Market Intelligence
An integrated view of the energy sector, North America - ABB’s 25-year electricity and fuel price outlook for Spring 2020
Join ABB Advisors for an overview of the policy and economic assumptions contributing to environmental, power and fuels market price forecasts across North America. This will be your opportunity to better understand the latest market developments such as the current economic downturn driven by COVID-19 and oil price war have affected the energy price results included in our latest release of the North American Power Reference Case. Don’t miss a sneak peek into ABB’s presentation of the power, fuel and environmental price forecasts for the North American market. Here are just a few of the interesting updates for Spring 2020:
- Load forecast, fuel prices and renewables pipeline updates driven by the current economic downturn and oil price war
- Northeast: New York’s Peaker Replacement Rule’s impact on the resource mix
- Midwest: Impact of VA’s aggressive clean energy target
- WECC: Higher penetration of renewables and energy storage in response to aggressive RPS targets
Live Presentation: May 12, 2020 11am EST
Presenters: Shilpa Kokate, Advisory Director; Joseph Chavez, Principal Advisor Renewable Energy Development; Tristan Wallace, Advisory Consultant; Garrick Hoops, Senior Advisory Consultant
Corralling Electricity Prices - How to Identify Fundamental Drivers of Market Events
Electricity prices can be impacted by varying fundamental drivers in the markets. They can be driven up or down by shifts in supply and demand or disrupted by network outages and constraints on the system. To further complicate analysis, each market has its own unique challenges with the aforementioned drivers. In this webinar, we’ll be analyzing Midcontinent ISO specifically to quickly determine what impacts different price nodes in FTR trades and congestion trade analysis.
Release Date: June 16, 2020
Presenters: Bret Toplyn, Product Manager Energy Market Intelligence and Ryan Shepler, Product Owner, Energy Market Intelligence SaaS