RCWG Meeting

    November 29, 2017
    09:30 AM
    ERCOT Austin Room 210A
    7620 Metro Center Dr.
    Austin, TX 78744
    Teleconference: 877-668-4493
    Meeting number: 622 325 810
    Meeting password: Rcwg

    Agenda

    1.

    Antitrust Admonition

    P. Vinson

    9:30 am

    2.

    Introductions & Agenda Review

    P. Vinson

    9:35-9:40

    3.

    Coal Fuel Index Price for Coal and Lignite Resources

    ERCOT

    9:40-10:10

     

    Evaluate when coal-fired plants were mitigated below their costs (based on FIP).

       
     

    Compare average coal price vs FIP+1.1 over 2013-2016

       
     

    Advantages and disadvantages of periodical updates to coal prices FA into Startup, min energy and MOC to make sure FIP and coal are equivalent

       
     

    Using a manual approach ( monthly, quarterly or semi-annual updates)

       
     

    Systematic approach (daily)

       
     

    Prepare matrix with results

       

    4.

    NPRR 838 Updated O&M Cost for RMR Resources

    P. Vinson /ERCOT

    10:10-10:35

     

    Types of RMR costs included in O&M

       
     

    Period for evaluating O&M Costs

       

    5.

    Non-Gas Units Fuel Adder discussion

    P. Vinson

    10:35-11:00

    6.

    NPRR 847 Exceptional Fuel Cost

    P. Vinson

    11:00-11:30

     

    Possible changes to period Resource is suspended

       

    7.

    NPRR 845 RMR Process and Agreement Revisions

     P. Vinson /ERCOT

    11:30-12:00

     

    Re-Classification of Capital Contributions

       
     

    Review submitted comments

       

    8.

    Other Business

    P. Vinson

    12:00

     

    Adjourn

    P. Vinson

    12:00

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