Load Serving Entities 201
This course familiarizes Load Serving Entities (LSEs) with the wholesale costs of serving load in the ERCOT nodal market. The objective of this course is to explore these costs, introduce market tools available for managing these costs, and then observe a series of scenarios showing the application of these market tools in example market settings.
Prerequisites: ERCOT Nodal 101
Note: The Load Serving Entity 201 course topics are presented assuming that the student possesses an understanding of the information covered in the prerequisite course listed above.
This course is designed for Load Serving Entities, (LSEs), including, Retail Electric Providers Electrical Cooperatives and Municipally-Owned Utilities to learn how to identify key Wholesale Market costs associated with serving load in the ERCOT Market while describing several means of hedging these costs and evaluating current strategies against your need.