Load Profiling Guide

The Load Profiling Guide, a reference document used by market participants and ERCOT, expands upon and details the responsibilities and processes listed in the ERCOT protocols. The Load Profiling Guide is derived from the protocols, North American Electric Reliability Corporation policies and procedures and Public Utility Commission of Texas requirements.

Load Profiling Guide Revision Request Process

Section 2.4 of the Load Profiling Guide outlines the change control process established to announce, develop, revise, and approve the Load Profiling Guide.  Templates for Load Profiling Guide Revision Requests (LPGRRs) and other related forms are listed below. For guidelines on submitting revision requests or comments, please refer to the Revision Request and Comment Submission Guidelines.  Completed forms should be submitted to RevisionRequest@ercot.com.


Current Load Profiling Guide
View the current Load Profiling Guide by section.
Load Profiling Guide Library
Find monthly versions of the Load Profiling Guide, including summaries of revisions.
Load Profiling Guide Revision Requests
Find pending LPGRRs, as well as the archive of approved, rejected and withdrawn LPGRRs.

Key Documents

Load Profiling Guide Revision Request Form
Form to submit a LPGRR to ERCOT
Jun 26, 2019 - docx - 39.1 KB
Jan 6, 2009 - doc - 40 KB
LPGRR Comments Form
Form to submit LPGRR comments to ERCOT
Jan 21, 2022 - doc - 38.5 KB
Jan 21, 2022 - doc - 36.5 KB
Jul 27, 2023 - pdf - 103.9 KB