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PJM AEP Dayton Hub Day-Ahead Off-Peak Calendar-Month 5 MW Futures Contract Specs

Contract Unit 5 Megawatts hours (MWh)
Price Quotation The contract quantity shall be 5 Megawatts hours (MWh). Transaction sizes for trading in any delivery month shall be restricted to whole number multiples of the number of off-peak hours in the month.
Trading Hours CME Globex: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT)
CME ClearPort: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT)
Minimum Price Fluctuation $0.05 per MWh
Product Code CME Globex: R7L
CME ClearPort: R7
Clearing: R7
Listed Contracts 72 consecutive months
Settlement Method Deliverable
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month will be equal to the arithmetic average of the PJM AEP Dayton Hub Day-Ahead LMP for peak hours provided by PJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM) for the contract month. For settlement of this contract, the prices provided by PJM will be considered final on the payment date stated in Rule 156.10 and will not be subject to any further adjustment
Termination Of Trading Trading terminates on the second-to-last business day of the month before the contract month. At that time, a position in PJM AEP Dayton Hub Day-Ahead Off Peak Calendar-Month 5 MW Futures (R7) converts to a strip of PJM AEP Dayton Hub Day-Ahead Off-Peak Calendar-Day 5 MW Futures (PEO) in the originally specified contract month. For example, in a 28-day month with 352 off-peak hours and no transition in or out of Daylight Savings Time, a position of 352 PJM AEP Dayton Hub Day-Ahead Off Peak Calendar-Month 5 MW Futures (R7) converts at the termination of trading to a position of eight (8) PJM AEP Dayton Hub Day-Ahead Off-Peak Calendar-Day 5 MW Futures (PEO) per weekday in the originally specified contract month and twenty-four (24) per weekend day (or holiday) in the originally specified contract month.
Days Or Hours Off-Peak shall mean Monday through Friday Hour Ending (HE) 0100-0700 and 2400 Eastern Prevailing Time (EPT) Saturday-Sunday HE 0100-2400 EPT including North American Electric Reliability Corporation holidays.
Settlement Procedures Delivery under the PJM AEP Dayton Hub Day-Ahead Off-Peak Calendar-Month 5 MW Futures Contract shall be by cash settlement. Final settlement, following termination of trading for a contract month, will be based on the Floating Price. The final settlement price will be the Floating Price calculated for each contract month.
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