Risk Tolerance: A Tale of Two Markets
January 08, 2019
ERCOT and NYISO opinions sit at opposite ends of the risk spectrum this week. While customers with ERCOT load have reduced their risk appetite to a minimum, NYISO decision making reflects more of a risk-on approach. PJM and NEPOOL markets didn’t change much week-over-week.
The risk appetite gauges above reflect the mix of fixed, flex and index volume that were priced on behalf of customer requests in the period. Total annual MWh priced represents 117,701,460 for customers with peak demand above 750 KWh.