Title: Black Start Testing Requirements
Next Group:
Next Step:
Status: Approved on 12/12/2006
Effective Dates:

or per the Nodal Protocol Transition Plan http://www.ercot.com/mktrules/protocols (01/01/07 Nodal Protocols Library)


Date Gov Body Action Taken Next Steps
06/28/2007 TAC
06/12/2007 PRS Recommended for Approval TAC review of Baseline 1 Group 1 Impact Analysis
12/12/2006 BOARD Approved Upon Texas Nodal market implementation
12/01/2006 TAC Recommended for Approval
11/16/2006 PRS Recommended for Approval

Voting Record

Date Gov Body Motion Result
06/28/2007 TAC No Action.
06/12/2007 PRS To endorse the B1G1 IAs and forward the documents to TAC. Passed
12/12/2006 BOARD Approve NPRR019 as recommended by TAC. Passed
12/01/2006 TAC Recommend approval of NPRR019 as recommended by PRS. Passed
11/16/2006 PRS Recommend approval of NPRR019 with ERCOT’s comments. Passed

Vote tallies here reflect individual votes, not the weight of the votes by market segment. Affirmative votes are not recorded in these vote tallies. For additional details on the voting record, please consult the Recommendation or Action Report, or the official vote tally if available, as posted in the key documents.


Status: Approved
Date Posted: Aug 23, 2006
Sponsor: Black Start Task Force
Urgent: No
Description: Specifies the requirements for starting the next start Resource; Specifies which tests are allowed to be run simultaneously.
Reason: ERCOT's practice of conducting next start Resource tests when new next start Resources are selected is not documented. Also, the Protocols are unclear as to which tests may be conducted simultaneously.

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