Annual count of spot prices above $5000/MWh

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Financial yearQueensland (Number of trading intervals)New South Wales (Number of trading intervals)Victoria (Number of trading intervals)South Australia (Number of trading intervals)Tasmania (Number of trading intervals)Snowy (Number of trading intervals)
2001-0235000
2002-0375202
2003-0487016
2004-05110046
2005-069205156
2006-07151962013
2007-0818125203
2008-0929132816
2009-1092117471
2010-11814396
2011-1201000
2012-1310300
2013-1401130
2014-15160000
2015-1603210
2016-171470150
2017-1800690
2018-190016160
2019-20 (YTD)00000
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Category: 
Electricity spot prices
AER reference: 
D19/178617
Source: 
AER; AEMO
Overview: 

This figure shows the annual number of trading intervals where the spot price for electricity has exceeded $5000/MWh. Under the Electricity Rules, the AER is required to publish a report whenever the spot price exceeds $5000/MWh. YTD data is at 1 October 2019.