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ERCOT: meeting the challenges of wind integration

Texas has, by far, the highest penetration of wind among the three main US interconnections (Eastern, Western, and Texas), and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) has met the challenges of wind integration. ERCOT is set to get even … Continue reading

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Does decentralization make sense?

I attended The Sixth Annual Austin Electricity Conference last month, which included panels on decentralization (which I moderated), electricity business models, future grid design, and Mexican electricity market restructuring. My panel asked: Does decentralization made sense? We had  discussions about … Continue reading

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“Intro to Electric Power”: live in Austin, Feb 2014

Good news! I will be teaching “Intro to Electric Power” live in Austin, Texas, over three successive Fridays in February 2014.  You can attend in person, or you can watch via streaming video.  Either way, you’ll able to ask questions … Continue reading

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“Intro to Electric Power” course now available on video

Great news! After 17 years teaching my “Introduction to Electric Power” course for lawyers, regulators, and accountants, I’ve brought it into the virtual world. Used to be, you had to travel to Austin and spent three days with me in … Continue reading

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