ERCOT established a record for all grid operators last week when it registered a new peak for wind generation with 14,122 MW.
Thursday’s mark broke its previous high of 14,023 MW, set in February, and gave ERCOT another mark in its good-natured battle with SPP to see which grid operator produces the most wind generation.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.