FAQ: Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) – Strategy and Organisation Assessment

Ercot ERCOT is the electricity system operator and wholesale spot market operator for Texas. It also operates the market infrastructure to support retail competition in Texas, and the registry for renewable electricity certificates.
Market Reform was appointed by ERCOT to conduct an assessment of its strategy and organisation. This work included changes to the company charter, evaluation of capabilities and services, analysis of staffing requirements, and making recommendations concerning staffing, organisation structure, governance, strategic planning process, people strategy and fee structure.Separately, Market Reform performed an expert review of the protocols for ERCOT’s Texas Nodal market, and provided assistance to ERCOT with readiness for nodal market operations.