13 February 2009
A UTS claim was made by Contact Energy Limited for trading period 24 on 13 February when dispatch prices for the Auckland region reached ~$17000/MWh with Lichfield reaching ~$75,000/MWH.
The Electricity Commission Board considered the undesirable trading situation claim for trading period 24 on 13 February. The Board found that there was no undesirable trading situation. The Board's formal decision is provided below:
The pricing manager's report was made available for participants' information.