Enverus Intelligent Connections Reveal a Clear Path to Energy’s Future

Saying the energy industry — an industry accustomed to challenge and change — has been rocked over these past few years is probably an understatement. Pandemics, wars, wildly variable oil futures, rapidly changing energy policies and inflation have quickly increased the complexity of one of the world’s largest, most important industries. As the complexity increases, […]

70% of the Interconnection Queue Will Be Scrapped. Who Will Be a Winner?

Solar panels and wind turbines producing green energy

There has been an increase in demand and adoption of renewable power sources in North America. Since 2007, we have experienced a boom of solar and wind power joining the grid, generating a hefty amount of clean power. In the next four years, ISO queues are crammed with 700 gigawatts of planned projects across seven […]

SPP Market Analysis: High Congestion Impacts Hub Price Spread

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We have seen that windy days in the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) market increase North Hub and South Hub price differences. We investigated and analyzed this market behavior with Panorama. In the below publication screenshot, we can see a huge hub price spread on June 23, a windy day in SPP region. High transmission congestion […]

Inflation Reduction Act of 2022: Initial Takeaways from Enverus

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The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 would restore tax credits for solar and wind projects to their full rates and ensure they stay in effect at those levels for at least another decade, removing the ambiguity and unknowns that were bad for business. In addition, the act would introduce tax incentives for standalone storage and […]

Energy Levelized — Episode 11: Powering Up the Power Markets

Energy Levelized Episode 11

In our latest episode of Energy Levelized, we discuss how U.S. state and federal regulators are managing the integration of renewable technology, increased power demand following COVID-19, and rising summer temperatures. Morgan Kwan and Ian Nieboer interview Adam Jordan, managing director for Enverus Intelligence Research managing director, on his perspectives on renewable energy, growing demand […]

E-Book: Renewable Energy Project Siting Guide

Windmills & Solar Panels

The early stages of a renewable energy project begin with determining the plant motivation, siting a location, defining the generation and securing an offtake or a power purchase agreement (PPA). Siting a renewable energy project is complex, involving multiple economic, environmental and market factors. Traditionally, power project siting required developers to complete the resource-intensive task […]

Impact of Electric Vehicles on the North American Power Grid

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There is growing speculation that electric vehicle (EV) charging could threaten the stability of the North American electrical grid. According to Enverus Intelligence Research, EV charging could significantly impact the power grid in 2035 or at 70% adoption of EV. In this analysis, Enverus Intelligence Research reviewed the residential load profile and effects on EV […]

Why Shift Factors Matter – Marblehead Congestion

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Marblehead Xf has been one of the top day-ahead and real-time MISO constraints this year. What you might not know is that some transmission outages caused dramatic changes in shift factors for this constraint. Our product, Panorama, uses topology-based shift factors to accompany our other market-leading congestion tools. Why does this matter? Identifying these changes […]

70% of the Interconnection Queue Will Be Scrapped. Who Will Be a Winner?

Solar panels and wind turbines producing green energy

There has been an increase in demand and adoption of renewable power sources in North America. Since 2007, we have experienced a boom of solar and wind power joining the grid, generating a hefty amount of clean power. In the next four years, ISO queues are crammed with 700 gigawatts of planned projects across seven […]

Preparing for Summer Load? Don’t miss our 2022 Summer Outlooks

One thing is for sure, it’s going to be a hot one this summer. Our expert power market analysts break down the summer forecasts for ERCOT, PJM and CAISO SP-15 in our recent Summer Outlook Series. Get a first look at the weather forecast and analog years, the load growth or demand destruction, how new […]