Guide to Market Assessments
The Division of Energy Market Assessments, in the Office of Energy Policy and Innovation, serves the public by overseeing the nation's natural gas and electric power markets and related energy and financial markets. Market Assessments conducts daily assessments of these markets and reports its findings and recommendations to the Commission and the public. This site presents information for the public on natural gas and electric market conditions relevant to the Commission and identifies emerging trends in those markets. The content will be updated and additional information will be added as it becomes available.
FERC provides market assessments of interstate electricity and natural gas markets and publishes analyses and reports including the Winter Energy Market Assessment, the Summer Market and Reliability Assessment, the State of the Markets Report, and the Energy Primer.
- 2020 Summer Energy Market and Reliability Assessment | Podcast
- 2019 State of the Markets Report
- 2019–2020 Winter Energy Market Assessment
- 2019 Summer Energy Market and Reliability Assessment
- 2018 OE Energy Market Snapshot
- Energy Primer (updated: 6/3/20): A Handbook of Energy Market Basics.
Reports & Analyses: Reports on key issues affecting natural gas and electric markets.
Natural Gas Markets: An understanding of U.S. natural gas markets.
Electric Power Markets: An overview of U.S. electric markets.
Data Sources: List of external links to data sources used for Market Assessments Web material and reports.
Glossary: Brief definitions of certain terms used under Market Assessments.
Acronyms: Most commonly used acronyms under Market Assessments