EIA Energy Price Snapshot Aug. 3, 2016

Houston had the highest reported spot power price at $48.75/MWh.

The Southwest had the lowest reported spot power price at $32.25/MWh.

Houston had the nation’s highest spark spread at $29.44/MWh.

Regional spot natural gas prices ranged from $1.43/mmBtu in the Mid-Atlantic to $3.14/mmBtu in Northern California.

Nymex energy futures prices for September delivery of natural gas and coal were listed at $2.73/mmBtu and $39.50/ton respectively. 

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