A little respect (just a little bit): FCAS costs hit solar hardest

Wholesale energy prices may have hit some of their lowest prices in years, but the total cost of Frequency Control Ancillary Services (FCAS) skyrocketed in Q1 resulting from the South Australian Islanding event. The islanding event threw back into the spotlight the importance of understanding the costs associated with FCAS causer pays. This Chart of […]

Wind’s future in the Australian and GB energy markets

We recently published our latest insight paper – Wind in the Australian and Great British energy markets ­– which examines the outlook for wind in both the Australian and Great British (GB) markets and how it is being shaped by market design and infrastructure. The key findings of the report are: Both markets will see […]