Resource 301


Resource 301 expands upon Wholesale Markets 201 by exploring in greater detail the operation of Generation and Load Resources in the ERCOT Markets. Topics include:

  • Types of Resources in ERCOT
  • Requirements for operating Resources in ERCOT
  • The roles of Resource Entities and QSEs in managing Resources
  • Resource commitment and dispatch in the ERCOT Market processes.
  • Resource constraints and their impact on Market and System Operations
  • Financial outcomes for Resources in ERCOT Markets


This course is designed for Resource Entities and Qualified Scheduling Entities who represent Resources.



Prerequisites: Nodal 101, Wholesale Markets 201 

Class time is as follows:
Day 1 - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Day 2 - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.