EIA Energy Price Snapshot Aug. 1, 2016

Southern California had the highest reported spot power price at $41.35/MWh.

The Northwest had the lowest reported spot power price at $30.25/MWh.

The Mid-Atlantic had the nation’s highest spark spread at $30.87/MWh.

Regional spot natural gas prices ranged from $1.40/mmBtu in the Mid-Atlantic to $3.26/mmBtu in Northern California.

Nymex energy futures prices for September delivery of natural gas and coal were listed at $2.88/mmBtu and $39.50/ton respectively. 

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