- January 8, 2019
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US wholesale electricity prices were up during 2018, according to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA). The ranges were broad: prices were 14% higher in the area served by the Midwest Independent System Operator and 60% higher in the ERCOT electricity market serving most of Texas. Monthly wholesale electricity prices were volatile in 2018 with major spikes occurring during the winter and summer months. What is your impression of wholesale energy pricing? How has the volatility impacted your firm’s plans?