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

Contract Unit 5 MWh
Clears in multiples of the number of off-peak hours in the contract month.
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per MWh
Trading Hours Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT)
Minimum Price Fluctuation 0.05 x 5 MW x # Off-Peak Hours/Month
Product Code CME Globex: E4L
CME ClearPort: E4
Clearing: E4
Listed Contracts Monthly contracts listed for 72 consecutive months
Settlement Method Deliverable
Floating Price The Floating Price will be determined for each contract month. The Floating Price will be equal to the arithmetic average of the PJM Western Hub Day-Ahead LMP provided by PJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM) for all off-peak hours in the contract month. For settlement of this contract, the prices provided by PJM will be considered final on the payment day stated in Rule 175.09 and will not be subject to any further adjustment.
Termination Of Trading On the second to last business day of the month prior to the contract month, each E4/E4L open position converts into a strip of PJM Western Hub Day-Ahead Off-Peak Calendar-Day 5 MW Futures - PWO/PWL 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 Western 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.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 175
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