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Project: A double-sided causer pays implementation of frequency deviation pricing

Project: A double-sided causer pays implementation of frequency deviation pricing Project: A double-sided causer pays implementation of frequency deviation pricing

This project is to research and model the Double-Sided Causer Pays approach to controlling Primary Frequency Response and potentially also to other related slow-moving services such as those for regulation. The project will support the evaluation of DSCP by policymakers relative to other primary frequency control options. Its role in the wider frequency control regime will also be considered.

Jun 11 2021
Implications of network ownership of grid-side battery assets on competition in the WEM

Implications of network ownership of grid-side battery assets on competition in the WEM Implications of network ownership of grid-side battery assets on competition in the WEM

An Oakley Greenwood assessment of the impact on parties that provide goods and/or services in the competitive portions of the electricity market that would result from the network operator being able to provide regulated and unregulated services from grid-side batteries.

Jun 03 2021
Response to AEMC Draft  Determination on DER Export Pricing

Response to AEMC Draft Determination on DER Export Pricing Response to AEMC Draft  Determination on DER Export Pricing

This paper provides Oakley Greenwood’s comments on the aspects of the AEMC’s Draft Rule Determination, Access, pricing and incentive arrangements for DER (25 March 2021) that are related the pricing of DER export services.

May 27 2021
Solar Report: First quarter 2021

Solar Report: First quarter 2021 Solar Report: First quarter 2021

Latest data from the Clean Energy Regulator shows Australia’s solar installations continue to climb. Our latest Solar Report updates on solar rooftop systems across the nation, the uptake of batteries with solar across the states, and the AEMC’s new proposed solar export charge.

May 06 2021
Texan energy crisis: Lessons for Australian electricity markets

Texan energy crisis: Lessons for Australian electricity markets Texan energy crisis: Lessons for Australian electricity markets

This report considers the similarities and differences of Texas’s ERCOT market to the NEM in the context of the Texas Energy Crisis of February 2021. Storms and a very cold snap led to up to a third of the ERCOT system’s capacity going offline. The report considers what was the root cause of the crisis and how relevant is the Texan electricity crisis for Australia?

Apr 22 2021
Balancing act: Protecting consumers in a viable retail energy market

Balancing act: Protecting consumers in a viable retail energy market Balancing act: Protecting consumers in a viable retail energy market

This report considers whether the original market design remains fit for purpose in 2021. It also ascertains whether any amendments to either the risk allocation or regulatory structure of the market is necessary to ensure the retail market remains viable into the future.

Feb 28 2021
Solar Report: January 2021

Solar Report: January 2021 Solar Report: January 2021

Latest data from the Clean Energy Regulator shows that 2020 was another record breaking year for rooftop solar in Australia despite the coronavirus pandemic. Our latest Solar Report updates data on solar rooftop systems across the nation, and takes a look at the lowest electricity demand days.

Feb 04 2021
AEMO Budget and Finance Committee

AEMO Budget and Finance Committee AEMO Budget and Finance Committee

CEPA advice on how the Committee could improve accountability to AEMO’s Industry Members and customers. Including design options for the detailed Committee arrangements, building on AEMO’s proposal.

Jan 25 2021
Solar Report: Third Quarter 2020

Solar Report: Third Quarter 2020 Solar Report: Third Quarter 2020

Australia's total installed rooftop solar capacity reached 12.2 GW at the end of the third quarter. This report looks at the state of solar across the nation, how COVID-19 has impacted solar installation rates, and WA's recent Whole of System Plan.

Oct 22 2020
Scheduling and Ahead Markets

Scheduling and Ahead Markets Scheduling and Ahead Markets

Creative Energy Consulting submission, on the area of scheduling and ahead markets, to the ESB’s recent post-2025 NEM design consultation paper.

Oct 19 2020
Considerations for Retrofitting Emissions Control Systems in Australian Coal Power Plants

Considerations for Retrofitting Emissions Control Systems in Australian Coal Power Plants Considerations for Retrofitting Emissions Control Systems in Australian Coal Power Plants

A WSP report that considers the implications of retrofitting power stations along with a cost-benefit analysis.

Sep 25 2020
Responses to AEMC Consultation Paper on Updating Regulatory Arrangements for DER Integration

Responses to AEMC Consultation Paper on Updating Regulatory Arrangements for DER Integration Responses to AEMC Consultation Paper on Updating Regulatory Arrangements for DER Integration

Oakley Greenwood response to the AEMC’s Consultation Paper on Distributed Energy Resources Integration – Updating Regulatory Arrangements.

Sep 10 2020
Governance and Regulation of Market/System Operators

Governance and Regulation of Market/System Operators Governance and Regulation of Market/System Operators

Prepared by Cambridge Economic Policy Associates, this report calls for improvements to the governance framework for AEMO to support investment efficiencies, manage growing customer costs and achieve national energy goals.

Sep 10 2020
Solar Report: Second Quarter 2020

Solar Report: Second Quarter 2020 Solar Report: Second Quarter 2020

Australia’s rooftop solar PV industry is maintaining healthy growth, as the nation progresses in flattening the curve of COVID-19 cases along with an easing of restrictions across different states. This report looks at the state of solar across the nation, how COVID-19 is impacting uptake, and battery installations with rooftop PV.

Aug 03 2020
Scheduling and Ahead Markets Design Options for post-2025 NEM

Scheduling and Ahead Markets Design Options for post-2025 NEM Scheduling and Ahead Markets Design Options for post-2025 NEM

Creative Energy Consulting advice on the design and development of ahead markets in the National Electricity Market.

Jun 30 2020
Solar Report: First Quarter 2020

Solar Report: First Quarter 2020 Solar Report: First Quarter 2020

Australia's rooftop solar PV market remained healthy in the first quarter of 2020. This report looks at the state of solar across the nation, how COVID-19 is expected to impact uptake, battery installations with rooftop PV, as well as the potential of blockchain technology in the trading of residential solar output.

Apr 23 2020
Double-Sided Causer Pays for Primary Frequency Response

Double-Sided Causer Pays for Primary Frequency Response Double-Sided Causer Pays for Primary Frequency Response

A CS Energy sponsored research project prepared by Intelligent Energy Systems to define and implement a substantial prototype system for paying for and allocating the costs of Primary Frequency Response.

Mar 25 2020
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