Changes to ERCOT Protocols

Changes to ERCOT Protocols

ERCOT has changed the protocols to update the prices that distributed generation (often times back up generators) may receive in future years for energy they provide to the grid.  Traditionally, distributed generation over 1 MW would be paid a load zone price as...
What is Electricity Congestion?

What is Electricity Congestion?

When discussing electric service, the term congestion comes up from time to time. While it may sound simple in concept, congestion can be a complicated subject and definitely has an impact on the price a Texas customer pays for energy in ERCOT.