Texas SET Meeting

January 26, 2006
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
ERCOT Austin
8000 Metropolis (Building E), Suite 100
Austin, TX 78744
Dial-In: 1.877.467.8500
Dial-In Code: 7134973396


Day 1




Anti-Trust Admonition

Anti-Trust Admonition reviewed. No questions


See TX SET attendance worksheet for list of attendees


Approval of Minutes

Minutes Approved


RMS Update

Mass Transition is currently in progress.  Will be discussed later in this meeting.  Terms & Conditions task force to be created. TX SET will monitor.


Additional Agenda Items

DNP on Un-metered Services

Premium Disconnect Segment includes MTR for un-metered services which are causing problems in the Market.

AI: TDSPs will find out how MTR is being handled by the TDSPs for unmetered services

YNQ Call Ahead sent on DNPs

CNP is receiving Call Ahead requests on DNPs quite frequently.  Would like to explore adding clarification to the 650_01 IG to indicate when this segment should be sent. 

AI: Issue will be drafted to modify gray box

Power Factor Billing (867_03)

NIDR and IDR usage is being sent in the same file.  Clarification in the 867_03 that stated this was not allowed was removed from the guide. 

AI:  Review 867_03 to add clarification on what loops are allowed in the transaction together


Kyle Patrick Reliant



Officer Elections for 2006

Chair:  Kathy Scott -- CenterPoint Energy

Vice Chair:  Rob Bevill -- Green Mountain





TX SET Procedures

TX SET reviewed Issue Statuses on ERCOT.com and compared with original TX SET issue statuses established.  ERCOT will check on getting statuses on ERCOT.com to reflect TX SET statuses.  Status definitions were clarified.  Procedures will be sent out again and brought to February meeting for approval.


Suzette Sondag ERCOT



2.1 Lessons Learned

TX SET reviewed the Lessons Learned received to date and discussed next steps for these lessons learned.  Team determined that TX SET would create a checklist based off the lessons learned to be used by future Market Coordination Teams.


Suzette Sondag ERCOT








MCT Roles & Responsibilities

TX SET reviewed the draft MCT Role & Responsibilities document and discussed.  Edits were made and document will be sent out to the group for another review.  TX SET will draft up an RMGRR to get the language added to the Retail Market Guide so it can be enforced. 


Suzette Sondag ERCOT

1:00 p.m.


Update on Mass Transition Task Force

Texas SET will create Visio updates, PRR for the Mass Transition process the Drop to POLR functionality, implementation guide updates which are being captured in TX SET Issue 2005-I019.  TX SET subgroup will meet on February 8th, 2006

Kyle Patrick Reliant

2:00 p.m.

Scheduled txset Meetings

Additional Information
Day 2 will begin on January 27 at 9:00 a.m.

Key Documents

Feb 3, 2006 - xls - 128 KB
Jan 30, 2006 - doc - 61 KB
Jan 30, 2006 - doc - 164.5 KB
Feb 2, 2006 - doc - 44 KB

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