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Electric Power Pricing Information Category from Platts

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Platts has become a leading global provider of spot and contract price assessments in the physical and forward electricity markets. Platts’ assessment coverage is used as a reference point in electricity contracts.

Electric Power Coverage

Electric Power Spot & contract prices - Platts electric power price assessments are widely used throughout the entire supply chain. From generator to consumer, risk manager to analyst, our daily electric power prices ensure financial institutions, energy companies and governments are competitively pricing their regional and electric electricity transactions in North America, Europe and Asia.
Forward Curves - provides Risk Managers and Portfolio Managers with real-time forward curve assessments of the North American electric power derivatives market based on real market activity.
Mark to Market – Provides traders as well as risk and portfolio managers with US market-based 36-month electric power forwards and 20-year forward curve benchmarks. Platts’ independent, comprehensive and objective electric power price valuations provide the definitive mark-to-market, portfolio risk management and strategic decision support you need to make confident and profitable decisions.
End-of-Day Data Files – this service provides you with our end-of-day assessments, corrections, third-party data, and a rolling 45-day historical database. These are delivered via FTP for integration into your back office applications, or can be downloaded from our website.
Historical Data – planners and analysts can access complete historical sets for each electric power data category going back to the time it was first assessed to help them look at trending and aid with strategic and investment planning.
Custom Data – people looking for data covering very specific periods of time for the electricity market can opt to customize the data sets that they would like to receive to help them with one-off projects.
Data Add-ons – this service allows you to download electric power market data into other applications for further analysis and decision-support with no cutting and pasting.
Third Party Data – Analysts can get a full picture of the regional power markets with fundamental statistics from the EIA, FERC, DOE and others.
GIS Data – Strategic planners, analysts and other mapping professionals use electric power GIS layers to effectively evaluate market shifts, plan and site new projects and plants, and perform detailed analysis.
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Electric Power Market Coverage

ElectricityPlatts Power Index
Electricity Spot PricesElectric Power
Electric Power SwapsTransmission
Prompt MonthTransmission Lines
Power Price AssessmentsForward Assessments
Electricity FuturesElectricity Swaps
Forward CurvesICE
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