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.


Course Schedule

Start Date Duration Location Delivery
Tue, Mar 26, 2019 2 day Pattern Energy
1201 Louisiana #320
Houston, TX 77003
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Tue, May 28, 2019 2 day ERCOT Taylor
2705 West Lake Dr
Taylor, TX 76574
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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.