Category Archives : California

What Moves the Ex Post Variable Profit of Natural-Gas-Fired Generation in CA?

On April 10, 2015, Posted by , In California,Energy Markets,Natural Gas, With No Comments

Chi-Keung Woo, Ira Horowitz, Jay Zarnikau, Jack Moore, Brendan Schneiderman, Tony Ho, and Eric Leung | Fourth coming in The Energy Journal Frontier principal Dr. Jay Zarnikau and industry partners in Hong Kong document the ex post variable profit effects of multiple fundamental drivers on natural-gas-fired electricity generation. Findings support California’s…

Virtual bidding, wind generation and California’s day-ahead electricity forward premium

On December 31, 2014, Posted by , In California,Energy Markets,Renewable Energy, With No Comments

C.K. Woo, J. Zarnikau, E. Cutter, S.T. Ho, H.Y. Leung | Forthcoming in The Electricity Journal Frontier principal Dr. Jay Zarnikau and industry partners in Hong Kong examine the market-price convergence effect of virtual bidding (VB) that enables financial settlement in California’s electricity markets with large-scale wind generation. Findings suggest…