EIA Energy Price Snapshot Aug. 4, 2016

Houston had the highest reported spot power price at $75.50/MWh.

New England had the lowest reported spot power price at $31.09/MWh.

Houston had the nation’s highest spark spread at $55.70/MWh.

Regional spot natural gas prices ranged from $1.41/mmBtu in the Mid-Atlantic to $3.18/mmBtu in Northern California.

Nymex energy futures prices for September delivery of natural gas and coal were listed at $2.84/mmBtu and $39.50/ton respectively. 

A link to the full EIA daily price report is available at