Tuesday, March 05, 2013
NEW YORK, March 5, 2013 – Platts has re-launched Megawatt Daily, its flagship North American electricity publication, bolstering the newsletter’s analytical content with data sets from BENTEK Energy that offer subscribers unparalleled access to and understanding of regional pricing and production costs. BENTEK, a leader in North American fundamental market analysis, is a unit of Platts.
“Our subscribers indicated a desire for deeper, more-analytical coverage of the electricity sector, as well as data and insights that would aid in decision-making,” said Jim Simpson, general manager, Platts’ Power Group. “With the new Megawatt Daily, we are giving them analysis steeped in data and the best of Platts’ North American electricity news and pricing coverage, all combined in one publication.”The front page of Megawatt Daily now offers a snapshot of the national electric market, replete with top headlines, an analytic piece on a facet of the broader market, and a look at key pricing across the entire North American region. Inside, readers will find an array of new content, including: