RISK OFF: Buyers Take Conservative Approach in All Markets
March 05, 2019
The late winter blast of cold weather was met with a cold shoulder towards risk this week as buyers showed increased interested in fixed price products. ERCOT interest in index or flex pricing fell from 27 to 16 percent. NEPOOL dropped 3 percent to 10. NYISO fell to 9 percent form 17. PJM was almost unchanged, slipping from 17 to 16 percent.
Risk Appetite Report 2/27/19 – 3/5/19
The risk appetite gauges above reflect the mix of fixed, flex and index volume that was priced on behalf of customer requests in the period. Total annual MWh priced represents 225,983,077 for customers with peak demand above 750 KWh.