SCR786

    Summary

    Title: Retail Market Test Environment
    Next Group:
    Next Step:
    Status: Approved on 12/08/2015

    Action

    Date Gov Body Action Taken Next Steps
    12/08/2015 Board of Directors Approved
    11/19/2015 TAC Recommended for Approval Revision Request Consideration
    11/12/2015 PRS Recommended for Approval TAC Consideration
    10/15/2015 PRS Recommended for Approval Impact Analysis Consideration
    08/13/2015 PRS Deferred/Tabled Impact Analysis Consideration
    07/16/2015 PRS Recommended for Approval Impact Analysis Consideration

    Voting Record

    Date Gov Body Motion Result
    12/08/2015 Board of Directors Approved SCR786 as recommended by TAC in the 11/19/15 TAC Report. Passed
    11/19/2015 TAC To recommend approval of SCR786 as recommended by PRS in the 11/12/15 PRS Report. Passed
    11/12/2015 PRS To endorse and forward to TAC the 10/15/15 PRS Report as revised by PRS and the revised Impact Analysis for SCR786, with a recommended priority of 2016 and a rank of 1510. Passed
    10/15/2015 PRS To endorse the 8/13/15 PRS Report as amended by the 10/1/15 ERCOT comments and requested a revised Impact Analysis be brought back to PRS for consideration. Passed
    08/13/2015 PRS To table SCR786. Passed
    07/16/2015 PRS To recommend approval of SCR786 as submitted. Passed

    Vote tallies here reflect individual votes, not the weight of the votes by market segment. Affirmative votes are not recorded in these vote tallies. For additional details on the voting record, please consult the Recommendation or Action Report, or the official vote tally if available, as posted in the key documents.

    Background

    Status: Approved
    Date Posted: 06/10/2015
    Sponsor: Isabelle Durham on behalf of Texas Data Transport Working Group (TDTWG)
    Urgent: No
    Sections:
    Description: This System Change Request (SCR) instructs ERCOT to develop a new retail market test environment, in addition to the current Certification (CERT) environment, that mimics the production environment functionality. This new retail market testing environment will provide flexibility and availability for ad-hoc testing requests by Market Participants and will reduce the overall risk to the retail, market by allowing Market Participants to fully test internal projects before going live in production.
    Reason: Market efficiencies or enhancements

    Key Documents