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ERCOT Changes for Microsoft Windows

As posted by Microsoft, support for Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) 11 desktop application will end on certain versions of Windows 10 as of June 15, 2022. As a result, ERCOT will soon end its support of Internet Explorer on Market Management System User Interface...

ISO New England Cipher Updates

ISO New England Cipher Updates

​Beginning March 31, 2022, ISO New England’s list of cipher suites available to access the production Standard Market Design (SMD) homepage will be updated to the list of ciphers below. Ciphers for both Transport Layer Security (TLS) version 1.2 and TLS 1.3 will be...

ERCOT Winter Weather

ERCOT Winter Weather

"The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) manages the flow of electric power to more than 26 million Texas customers -- representing about 90 percent of the state’s electric load. As the independent system operator for the region, ERCOT schedules power on an...

ISO New England Cipher Updates

ISO New England FERC 2222 Compliance

Order No. 2222, issued on September 17, 2020 by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, was created with the intent usher ISOs/RTOS in the electric grid in the electric markets "by removing the barriers preventing distributed energy resources (DERs) from competing...

Southeast Energy Exchange Market (SEEM)

Southeast Energy Exchange Market (SEEM)

As posted to the SEEM website, SEEM is "a group of energy companies serving electricity customers across a wide geographic region in the southeastern U.S.," focused on "delivering an integrated, automated intra-hour energy exchange with goals of lowering costs to...

CAISO Battery Storage Initiatives

CAISO Battery Storage Initiatives

CAISO recently published an article discussing lithium-ion battery storage capacity and its heightened publicity it has received from the public eye. According to the post, "no electrical grid in the country, if not the world, has integrated more battery storage onto...

ISO New England (ISO-NE) Winter Supply

ISO New England (ISO-NE) Winter Supply

With recent weather extreme behavior, ISO New England (ISO-NE) is looking to the future to plan for any uncertain fuel supply risk that could lead to emergency actions if severe prolonged cold weather comes this winter season. Gordon van Welie, ISO New England's...