Hedging Electricity


To provide a practical introduction to the hedge markets, and techniques and methods for hedging price risk in electricity markets, with an emphasis on developing skills in working with and applying common forms of hedge contract.

The course includes a number of rounds of our hedging game which challenges participants to develop and manage a hedging strategy for a large consumer or a generator.


EL0, with ELNP1 also being useful background.  Alternatively, familiarity with key elements of the electricity supply system including the Grid, metering and various types of generation.  Some familiarity with the behaviour of prices from the spot market is also useful.

VideoPrior to the course, participants should watch this short video on hedging concepts

Hedging Electricity Course Schedule

Date Location Price Seats Available Add to Cart
Online $1,195.00 0

Only available in NZ


  • An additional 10% discount is applied when three or more courses* are booked at the same time. Note: the courses must be within the same calendar year. 
  • Group discounts are available for employees of the same company when three or more want to attendee the same course. Please enquire here.

Meet Your Trainer:

Paul Chapman


Manager - Energy ManagementServices

Paul manages Energy Link’s services for larger energy consumers, including consultancy and information services, and the delivery of the Ellserve product. An expert in his field, he has worked in the energy industry since 1999 and specialises in all areas of procurement, risk management, contracts, and carbon emissions reporting.