AEMO Capacity Fees

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That’s right. We made the killer app. It predicts the 4-days summer with the highest SWIS energy consumption, and the three highest demand intervals on each of those 4 days. It’s our way of giving back to industry, saving jobs and reducing excessive waste in the electricity supply chain.

Predictive Energy Management 96 Hours Ahead

Unlike standard energy management systems that work on real-time (or near real-time) electricity price points, our E2M® technology is predictive. Decision makers receive continuing automated recommendations at least 6 hours ahead of time that may result in significantly reduced costs related to AEMO ‘Capacity’ fees. Each recommendation provides an operational scenario brief, preferred options, approximate savings and further detail to help assist with managing activity around peak demand constraints and costs.

Mobile Alerts

A range of mobile-device enabled tools are also provisioned to allow end-users to manage systems when they receive alerts in the field. These have proven particularly useful and are the most popular tools for day-to-day management. Screens, calculations, KPIs and values are typically refreshed each minute.

IMAGE: Mobile Dashboard Example
IMAGE: Mobile Dashboard Example
  • Wholesale Energy Market (WEM) Feeds
  • Spot Market Pricing
  • Total Electricity Volume Pricing
  • Transmission and Distribution Network Capacity
  • Feed-through (‘Wheeling’) Network Charges
  • Custom Key Metrics and Forecasts

Plan Ahead for Uninterrupted Production

This predictive approach allows for planned decision making, rather than the somewhat reactive decision making that occurs with standard real-time energy management systems. Real-time decisions tend to cause un-planned production interruption and disrupt efficient operations. Typically, real-time systems just trigger pre-determined loads to shed when electricity supply price is high. Load shedding commands like this are the source of restart delays, cause product waste, distract human resources and contribute to the pre-mature failure of equipment. With our predictive technology, these issues can be avoided.

With our E2M® technology, value is achieved by predicting the electricity demands of the production loads then adjusting or coordinating production plans, maintenance plans and outages where ideal economic benefits are automatically identified with regard to predicted electricity supply pricing.

Future Proofing Energy Demand & Supply

The Wholesale Electricity spot price will continue to increase in specific regions due to the coincident effects of closing fossil fuel power stations, increased ‘swinging loads’ of the large industrials, and higher dependence on wind generation due to COP21 outcomes. Early adopters of our E2M® technology are experiencing tremendous results. WA’s largest utility, state-owned Synergy Electricity Generation and Retail Corporation, has outsourced its whole Demand Response portfolio and Tier 1 industrial energy efficiency management to Metro Power’s E2M-enabled services. The services have been delivering new revenues to their end-users and wholesale divisions of over AUD$10M per annum.

Improving Situational Awareness of Energy Use and Costs

Dashboards are provisioned in the online system for situational awareness of electricity demand and production flows so one tools can be used by the Operations Control team when they are making decisions related to production vs. electricity.

IMAGE: Situational Awareness Dashboard
IMAGE: Situational Awareness Dashboard

Qualifications & Certifications

CYBER SECURE & QUALITY ASSURED

CYBER SECURE &QUALITY ASSURED

DEMAND RESPONSE OPERATIONS

DEMAND RESPONSE
OPERATIONS

EXPERT DESIGN ENGINEERING & ASSESSMENT

EXPERT DESIGN
ENGINEERING & ASSESSMENT

LARGE-SCALE PROJECT EXPERIENCE

LARGE-SCALE PROJECT EXPERIENCE

REALTIME&PREDICTIVE DATA ANALYTICS

REALTIME&PREDICTIVE DATA ANALYTICS

TURNKEY PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION

TURNKEY PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION