EIA Energy Price Snapshot Dec. 30, 2015

New England had the highest reported spot power price at $40.62/MWh.

Houston had the lowest reported spot power price at $22.00/MWh.

The Mid-Atlantic had the nation’s highest spark spread at $21.25/MWh.

Regional spot natural gas prices ranged from $1.32/mmBtu in the Mid-Atlantic to $4.40/mmBtu in New England.

NYMEX energy futures prices for January delivery of natural gas and February delivery of coal were listed at $2.37/mmBtu and $43.90/ton respectively.