May 09, 2022
It seems counterintuitive that buyers and brokers in ERCOT would show an increased interest in market-based risk during a period of potential record cooling demand. However, that was the case last week as participants in this market requested price requests that came close to 50% of their overall interest.
Risk Appetite Report 5/2/22 – 5/6/22
The risk appetite gauges above reflect the mix of fixed, flex, and index volume priced on behalf of customer requests in the period. The total annual MWh priced represents 177,020,081 for customers with peak demand above 750 KWh.