Market Consulting

Evaluate the impact of market changes on asset performance and value.

Developers, investors, and lenders need a clear outlook of how energy projects will compete in the market – today and in the future. Leidos’ comprehensive understanding of market landscapes, robust modeling tools, and appreciation of transaction goals help clients identify and seize the most promising opportunities.

 

Power and Fuel Market Consulting

Understanding market dynamics is essential when making investment decisions and formulating strategies for fuel and power assets. Our market analyses inform all stages of fuel and power infrastructure development, from initial site screening to construction financing, as well as refinance, merger, and acquisition activities.

Leidos employs a proprietary, integrated market model to deliver consistent market price forecasts and asset dispatch projections. To forecast market prices, we use econometric-based dispatch and production costing models to simulate the dispatch of all interconnected systems, accounting for all loads and resources, fuel pricing, operating costs, transmission interconnections, and unit outages. Our proprietary database incorporates detailed market knowledge and is updated on an ongoing basis.

We offer significant experience in each U.S. and Canadian energy market. Our team includes regional experts with insight into the specific factors at play in each market region.

Leidos market consulting services include:

  • Fuel price forecasts
  • Energy and capacity price forecasts
  • Environmental market price forecasts (renewable energy credits, carbon emission allowances, etc.)
  • Asset valuation
    • Conventional power generation plants
    • Transmission lines
    • Wind, solar, and other renewable energy projects
    • Energy storage projects
    • Pipeline and natural gas storage assets
  • Portfolio restructuring and market advisory
  • Litigation support and expert witness