Beyond alarming headlines, there is a coherency in the electricity markets prices

AleaSoft, May 7, 2021. The specific situations, and especially if they are exceptional, may not reveal the general context. At AleaSoft, the exceptional nature of the current high price situation in the energy markets, both of electricity and of gas and CO2,  will be analysed in the next webinar and will be framed within the […]

What is necessary for everything that can be smart to be smart in the energy sector?

AleaSoft, April 30, 2021. The smart technologies are going to be present in all the technological advances of the coming decades. The energy sector is not going to be an exception and these technologies are going to be necessary in a renewable and decarbonised future. But data is not synonymous with knowledge. To extract knowledge […]

The interconnection with France: the big battery of the peninsular electricity system

AleaSoft, March 5, 2021. The interconnections with France through the Pyrenees are, for the moment, the only link with the European electricity system. This critical point of the peninsular electricity system plays a very important role during the episodes with high wind energy production in the Iberian Peninsula, and it will play an even more […]

The MIBEL market reached the lowest price in Europe in February after almost seven years

AleaSoft, March 1, 2021. The average price of most of the European electricity markets exceeded €45/MWh in February, increasing year‑on‑year but decreasing compared to January, similarly to the demand and in line with the variations in wind energy production. However, the MIBEL market remained below €30/MWh. MIBEL did not have the lowest monthly price in […]

Historical record of scheduled solar photovoltaic energy production in Spain

AleaSoft, February 26, 2021. The scheduled solar photovoltaic energy production in Spain reached a historical record in one hour of February 23. Although the real‑time data indicate that the registered production was lower, the levels were similar to those of some hours of May and September 2020, months in which the solar radiation is higher. […]

The wind energy production works in Spain

AleaSoft, February 24, 2021. The MIBEL electricity market has been registering the lowest prices in Europe for several weeks. One of the causes of this behaviour is the high wind energy production, which reached an average production record of over 9000 MWh for 100 consecutive days. Since January 23, 2021, the MIBEL electricity market of Spain […]

Decrease in European electricity markets prices with MIBEL with the lowest price

AleaSoft, February 22, 2021. The European electricity markets prices fell in a generalised way in the third week of February, due to the fall in demand and the increase in solar and wind energy production. The MIBEL market was the one with the lowest prices throughout the week, which happened almost every day of the […]

“The PPA is much more than getting a good price”

AleaSoft, February 19, 2021. The importance of the PPA is not just about getting a good price. The fundamental characteristic of a PPA is that it is a risk management tool, both for the consumer and for the producer. The PPA allow mitigating the market prices risk and the developers are guaranteed an income stability […]