ERCOT readies to integrate a large future influx of wind generation and finds need for new, more flexible resources to provide ancillary services – preferably a zero-to-five-minute ramping...
Winds of Change Freshen Resource Adequacy
Intermittent and interruptible resources increasingly are being considered in regional resource adequacy calculations—but the approaches differ.
Midwest ISO, Version 2, Aug. 11, 2006.
9. “Electric Reliability and Resource Adequacy Update,” Presentation given to the Senate Committee on Natural Resources, ERCOT, July 13, 2006.
10. Generation Adequacy Task Force Report to the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), ERCOT Web site, April 2007.
11. TX PUC Report to the 80th Texas Legislature, “Need for Transmission and Generation Capacity in Texas,” p. 13, December 2006.