Title: Enhanced Implementation of Limits for Fast Responding Regulation Service
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Status: Approved on 10/11/2016
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Date Gov Body Action Taken Next Steps
10/11/2016 BOARD Approved
09/29/2016 TAC Recommended for Approval Board for consideration
09/15/2016 PRS Recommended for Approval TAC for consideration
08/11/2016 PRS Recommended for Approval PRS for Impact Analysis review
06/16/2016 PRS Deferred/Tabled PRS for consideration

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Date Gov Body Motion Result
10/11/2016 BOARD To approve NPRR775 as recommended by TAC in the 9/29/16 TAC Report Passed
09/29/2016 TAC To recommend approval of NPRR775 as recommended by PRS in the 9/15/16 PRS Report Passed
09/15/2016 PRS To endorse and forward to TAC the 8/11/16 PRS Report and Impact Analysis for NPRR775 with a recommended priority of 2017 and rank of 1830 Passed
08/11/2016 PRS To recommend approval of NPRR775 as submitted Passed
06/16/2016 PRS To table NPRR775 and refer the issue to WMS Passed

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Status: Approved
Date Posted: May 13, 2016
Sponsor: ERCOT
Urgent: No
Sections: 3.16,
Description: This Nodal Protocol Revision Request (NPRR) more thoroughly implements the limits on Fast Responding Regulation Service (FRRS) that can be awarded or provided by restricting self-arrangement from Resources providing FRRS as well as providing rules concerning Real-Time scheduling. NPRR581, Add Fast Responding Regulation Service as a Subset of Regulation Service, added limits of 65 MW to Fast Responding Regulation Up Service (FRRS-Up) and 35 MW to Fast Responding Regulation Down Service (FRRS-Down) but was silent on some implementation details of these limits, namely on self-arrangement in the Day-Ahead Market (DAM) and restrictions on providing the service in Real-Time without an associated DAM award.
Reason: Addresses future operational issues

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