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EIA Publishes Regional Electricity Supply and Pricing Forecasts Using UPLAN Model

LCG, August 13, 2019--The U.S. Energy Information Administration announced that it is revising the presentation and modeling of its forecasts for electricity supply and market hub pricing to better reflect current electricity markets and system operations in the U.S. Beginning with the August 2019 Short-Term Energy Outlook, the new forecasting approach models electricity markets using the UPLAN production cost optimization software developed by LCG Consulting.

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ERCOT 2019 Summer Quarter Outlook

LCG, May 29, 2019-- LCG released a new summer (June – September 2019) report that looks at how the ERCOT grid copes with strained network conditions.

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2019 ERCOT Outlook report available from LCG Consulting

LCG, January 8, 2019 --Texas continues to see growth in renewable energy resources. In 2018, ERCOT endorsed major transmission projects to serve load growth while relieving congestion in the Far West region.

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Impacts of High Variable Renewable Energy Futures

May 23, 2018 -- Lawrence Berkeley Lab partnered with LCG Consulting to study variable renewable energy (VRE) scenarios to offer a long-range view of how current choices could impact their future ability to cope with changes in the electric sector.

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NEWS

NRC Issues Early Site Permit to Tennessee Valley Authority for SMRs at Clinch River Site

LCG, December 27, 2019--The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) announced on December 17 that the Commission has authorized the issuance of an Early Site Permit (ESP) for Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA's) Clinch River site near Oak Ridge, Tennessee. The ESP closes several site-related issues, including many environmental impacts, for small modular reactors (SMRs) at the site. The ESP is the first issued by the NRC for SMRs and will be valid for up to 20 years from date of issuance.

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NRC Issues Subsequent License Renewals for First Time to Nuclear Reactors in Florida

LCG, December 11, 2019--The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) staff recently approved Florida Power & Light's (FPL's) application for an additional 20 years of operation for Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Units 3 and 4. This is the first time the NRC has issued renewed licenses authorizing reactor operation from 60 to 80 years. The subsequent (or second) license renewals (SLRs) for Turkey Point Unit 3 and Unit 4 now expire on July 19, 2052 and April 10, 2053, respectively.

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Energy Market Forecasts and Actuals

MarketVision Forecasts
CAISO Feb 2020
Energy Price (Actuals)
ERCOT $11.52
MISO $18.46
NYISO $19.49
NEISO $26.99
CAISO $23.1
PJM $25
Load (Actuals)
ERCOT 36504 MW
MISO 76725 MW
NYISO 21735 MW
NEISO 12946 MW
CAISO 26524 MW


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