EIA Energy Price Snapshot July 1, 2016

Northern California had the highest reported spot power price at $ 36.49/MWh. (The spot power price in Southern California was only one cent less).

The Northwest had the lowest reported spot power price at $22.06/MWh.

New York City had the nation’s highest spark spread at $19.92/MWh.

Regional spot natural gas prices ranged from $1.64/mmBtu in the Mid-Atlantic to $3.26/mmBtu in Northern California.

Nymex energy futures prices for August delivery of natural gas and coal were listed at $2.92/mmBtu and $39.50/ton respectively. 

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