The average price of electricity in the wholesale market will rise by 21.23% this Saturday and will stand at 385.85 euros per megawatt hour (MWh), with the cost of the 'pool' and compensation to gas companies, compared to at 318.29 euros this Friday, according to the latest data from the Iberian Electricity Market Operator (OMIE) collected by Servimedia.
The price of the 'pool' will remain at 160.04 euros, 8.72% less than the 175.33 euros this Friday. The most expensive time will be between 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m., when the price will rise to 242.82 euros, while the cheapest will be between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. at 127 euros.
For its part, the amount of gas compensation will reach 225.81 euros, compared to 142.96 euros this Friday, which translates into a reduction of 57.95%. This is the second highest figure reached by the compensation after 263.9 this Wednesday.
00h - 01h: €0.493/kWh
01h - 02h: €0.497/kWh
02h - 03h: €0.494/kWh
03h - 04h: €0.509/kWh
04h - 05h: €0.531/kWh
05h - 06h: €0.553/kWh
06h - 07h: €0.568/kWh
07h - 08h: €0.557/kWh
08h - 09h: €0.508/kWh
09h - 10h: €0.446/kWh
10am - 11am: €0.405/kWh
11am - 12pm: €0.389/kWh
12pm - 1pm: €0.382/kWh
1pm - 2pm: €0.381/kWh
2pm - 3pm: €0.385/kWh
3pm - 4pm: €0.391/kWh
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.: €0,400/kWh
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: €0.408/kWh
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: €0.415/kWh
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.: €0.491/kWh
8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.: €0.544/kWh
9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.: €0.556/kWh
10pm - 11pm: €0.564/kWh
23h - 24h: €0.582/kWh
In short, the 385.85 euros per MWh that will be registered this Saturday represent a rise of 26.45% compared to the 305.14 euros of Saturday last week. Likewise, it is 51.52% higher than that of a month ago, July 26 (254.66 euros).
In a year-on-year comparison, this Saturday there will be a 224% increase in prices, since on August 27 of last year the price was 118.99 euros per MWh.