Power & Renewables

Americas October 2018

Regional analysis & forecasts

Electricity markets in the United States are facing increased gas price risks, while power demand in the country is expected to be broadly in line with seasonal averages in the coming weeks.

The Total Degree Days (TDD) figure in the US is forecast to average 355F/month between September and November, up from 336F last year, which should support heating demand annually as well as gas demand from the power sector.

US net generation by fuel type

Gas inventories in the US remain below their...