Raiden Commodities petitioned the Public Utility Commission of Texas to eliminate the current rule that stipulates that entities with less than 5% of ERCOT installed capacity do not have ERCOT-wide market power.
This is known as the “Small Fish Swim Free” rule because it can provide protection for such relatively small entities against prosecution for what would otherwise be considered market power abuse.
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Is a policy analyst consultant for TCAP, a coalition of political subdivisions in Texas that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because energy costs are typically a significant budget item to our members, TCAP is consistently looking for ways to save our members money, through cost-saving contracts, energy efficiency or demand response programs.