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By location specific I mean the geography and generation types heavily impact the market.

Areas with significant elevation drops conducive for pumped storage also tend to have a lot of hydro which is generally very dispatchable. The Great Plains have a lot of wind and are in significant need for energy storage, but they don’t see a lot of elevation drops.

Thus negative LMPs being rare for pumped storage.




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