Get Market News

Get weekly email updates on market factors like supply, demand, and regulatory affairs. Subscribe now

Get Started with ENGIE

ENGIE Resources is ready to analyze your historical energy usage data and present appropriate options. Get started now

Become a Broker or Consultant

Complete our Brokers & Consultants Inquiry Form. Learn more

Spark Spreads 2.5X Y-O-Y

April 25, 2022


Spark spreads in major competitive markets are $36.81 versus $14.60 one year ago. These are bullish signals for natural gas as they indicate a financial incentive for natural gas generators to buy gas and produce electricity, versus buying power on the grid. Spark spreads are a calculation involving current prices of energy and natural gas, and a measure of generating efficiency (heat rate).