Competition, Deregulation and Forecasting
Analysis of the U.S. Electricity Markets
In the competitive electricity market, the value of generating assets and
wholesale and retail contracts are all tied to market prices. Improving the
rate of return on contracts and optimizing value of assets require accurate
price forecasting, which can only be obtained by a combination of market
analysis and structural modeling of the volatility.
To take advantage of the tremendous opportunities in making buy and sell
decisions, participants must assess the price trends and volatility.
Understanding the price structure and its volatility is also useful in
assessing the risks inherent in the market and developing hedging strategies to
manage these risks.
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comprehensive report about U.S. electricity markets with detailed risk
analysis and pricing database. This report gives an
accurate picture of the present and what can be expected from future
The readers may be interested in our UPLAN models which combine both
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must read report that captures the complexities
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of Energy Markets in the U.S.
Day and Hour Ahead Market
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Market Price Database & Analysis
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Analysis using Structural & Market Model
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Risk Management using NYMEX
Estimating Market Trends with
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