Through the Reserve Capacity Mechanism (RCM), AEMO has an obligation to secure sufficient capacity (generation and Demand Side Management) to meet the maximum load demands of the Western Australian Wholesale Electricity Market.
- A weekly snapshot of the level of available capacity and electrical load for the previous week.
- Forecast temperatures and load for the following week.
- A look back to previous summers.
Please note, LoadWatch forecasts provide only a snapshot of the coming week’s expected load. For more detailed forecast information, please refer to the Short Term Projected Assessment of System Adequacy (PASA) information available here.
Latest LoadWatch: Summer 17
From To Report 27-Mar-17 31-Mar-17 27 March 2017 [65kB] 20-Mar-17 24-Mar-17 20 March 2017 [65kB] 13-Mar-17 17-Mar-17 13 March 2017 [65kB] 06-Mar-17 10-Mar-17 06 March 2017 [65kB] 27-Feb-17 03-Mar-17 27 February 2017 [65kB] 20-Feb-17 24-Feb-17 20 February 2017 [65kB] 13-Feb-17 17-Feb-17 13 February 2017 [65kB] 06-Feb-17 10-Feb-17 06 February 2017 [65kB] 30-Jan-17 03-Feb-17 30 January 2017 [65kB] 23-Jan-17 27-Jan-17 23 January 2017 [65kB] 16-Jan-17 20-Jan-17 16 January 2017 [65kB] 09-Jan-17 13-Jan-17 09 January 2017 [66kB] 02-Jan-17 06-Jan-17 02 January 2017 [46kB] 26-Dec-16 30-Dec-16 26 December 2016 [65kB] 19-Dec-16 23-Dec-16 19 December 2016 [49kB] 12-Dec-16 16-Dec-16 12 December 2016 [64.3kB] 05-Dec-16 09-Dec-16 05 December 2016 [117kB]
LoadWatch: Summer 16 is available here LoadWatch: Summer 15 is available here. LoadWatch: Summer 14 is available here. LoadWatch: Summer 13 is available here. LoadWatch: Summer 12 is available here. LoadWatch: Summer 11 is available here. LoadWatch: Summer 10 is available here. LoadWatch: Summer 09 is available here.