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 In the week ending Oct 28th 2018, ESC creation was as follows:

  • Weekly creation was 206,674 an increase of 817% compared to the previous week’s creation of 22,549
  • The average for the last 3 weeks is 111,044 ESCs
  • Commercial Lighting contributed 186,395 ESCs (90%) compared to 19,435 ESCs (86%) the previous week
  • The ESC spot price was $19.20 COB Friday, down from $20.10 the previous Friday
  • There were 15 Commercial Lighting ACPs who created this week, compared to previous 4 weeks where there were 4-6 ACPs
  • This large creation is attributed to the Rule change on November 1st, where the asset lifetimes are changing based on the type of building.  Any ESCs created from 1 November will be assessed under the new Rule


The graph below shows the overall trend of total ESCs registered each week.

ClaireDayWeekly NSW ESS Analysis WE 28th October