During Wednesday’s ERCOT Wholesale Market Subcommittee meeting, Bill Blevins, ERCOT grid operations director, presented a staff white paper to describe how ERCOT’s rules currently handle switchable resources, challenges presented by these resources to the ERCOT market and grid operations, potential changes to resolve those challenges and recommendations among the solution options presented.
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