Report: LGC Snapshot (August 2015)
Highlights from the latest report:
- Average wind energy capacity factor in August decreased to 35.1 per cent (for pre 2013 plants) and 36.3 per cent including all wind farms
- Hydro generation levels increased by 11 per cent in August reflecting increased seasonal rainfall
- The spot LGC price increased dramatically during August. After starting the month at $52.00 it reached a high of $59.00 on 18 August before closing the month at $58.50.