Alinta Energy Exchange is an online energy trading platform providing live pricing highlighting buy and sell points in forward electricity agreements. The key components of the exchange include:
- Price Transparency – Open to all users, not just trading participants;
- Liquidity – Both buy and sell prices and volumes are published;
- Contract Volumes – 1MW contracts offered, potentially attracting greater competition as these smaller quantities will be suitable for smaller/new entrant retailers;
- Executable – Simple process via email;
- Open – Accessible 24hrs per day, and transacting during business days; and
- Range of Products – Peak, Off-Peak and Flat contracts forward for approx. 3 years.