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NZ Hits Summer Demand High

New Zealand is a winter electricity peaking system, but it also sees some very high demand days in the middle of the summer.  The three extremely hot days from 29 to 31 January set the highest total summer demand days in NZ. This article analyzes the contributing factors (both weather and non-weather effects) via weather...

February 19, 2019

Serving the UK’s Biggest Energy Provider

As the largest supplier of energy to the United Kingdom, Centrica’s demand forecasting needs are complex and wide ranging. The variety and magnitude of the company’s customer base represents a welcome challenge to TESLA and its demand models. Read more about how TESLA’s accurate load forecasts helped improve Centrica’s planning decisions here....

September 8, 2017

CESC’s Generation Scheduling Improved

CESC is India’s first fully integrated electrical utility company. Since 1897, they have been generating and distributing power in Kolkata and Howrah. CESC owns and operates the transmission and distribution system through which they supply electricity to consumers. Read more about how TESLA’s accurate load forecasts helped improve CESC’s generation scheduling and reducing Unscheduled Interchange...

April 18, 2017

Improving forecast accuracy for Mercury’s retail portfolio

Mercury is a New Zealand electricity generation and electricity retailing company. Mercury has about a 15 percent share of New Zealand electricity sales and supplies all segments of the market. All of the company’s electricity generation is renewable. Read more about how TESLA helped Mercury to improve the forecast accuracy of their retail portfolios. Mercury Case...

April 4, 2017

Helping Orion to meet service obligations to their customers

Orion owns and operates the electricity distribution network that provides power to central Canterbury. As one of the largest electricity distribution networks in New Zealand, Orion covers remote rural areas, regional towns and the city of Christchurch. Read more about how TESLA helped Orion in New Zealand to forecast uncontrolled load for load management purposes,...

April 4, 2017

Accuracy – Medium Term Load Forecast Trial Results: Transpower New Zealand

Transpower is the owner and operator of the bulk electric transmission system in New Zealand. In 2012, TESLA, Inc. participated in a live trial to construct a comprehensive medium term load forecasting solution for Transpower.  Their report of the results of the trial demonstrates our capacity to lead the industry in accuracy. Trial Results  ...

July 22, 2015

Accuracy – Eid Holiday Results: Saudi Electricity Company

Saudi Electric Company manages the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity to all customers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  TESLA (Europe) Ltd have been providing load forecasting solutions for SEC since 2014.  We put particular emphasis on the treatment of holidays in our forecasting models.  SEC were particularly pleased with our ability to forecast...

July 22, 2015