ERCOT Maps out Plan for Changing Reserve Margin Methodology October 31, 2016By Tom KlecknerTexas regulators signed off on ERCOT’s plan to review its reliability standards and replace its loss-of-load expectation methodology for determining its reserve margin with one based on economics. Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:PUCT Workshop to Address ERCOT Market ImprovementsERCOT’s energy-only market may not be broken, but stakeholders will discuss some fine-tuning at a Public Utility Commission workshop this week. | © RTO InsiderERCOT BriefsERCOT’s wholesale market performed “competitively” in 2016, the ISO’s Independent Market Monitor, Potomac Economics, said in its annual State of the Market report.ERCOT: Tightening Reserve Margins no Cause for ConcernERCOT's year-end Capacity, Demand and Reserves (CDR) report projects a 9.3% planning reserve margin for 2018. | ERCOT Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.