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NOTICE DATE:  May 23, 2017

NOTICE TYPE:  W-A050117-02 Operations

SHORT DESCRIPTION:  Initial and Final determination for South Texas Electric Cooperative, Inc. (RE) Pearsall Units 1, 2, and 3


DAY AFFECTED:  August 1, 2017

LONG DESCRIPTION:  On May 1, 2017 ERCOT received a Notification of Suspension of Operations (NSO) for the following Generation Resources:

The proposed effective date for the suspension of South Texas Electric Cooperative, Inc. (RE) – PEARSALL_PEARS_1, PEARSALL_PEARS_2, PEARSALL_PEARS_3 (Pearsall Units 1, 2, and 3) is August 1, 2017. 

Pursuant to requirements under ERCOT Protocols Section (3), ERCOT is issuing an initial determination that these Generation Resources are not required to support ERCOT transmission system reliability. Pursuant to Section (5), this Notice will also serve as the final determination, and the Resource may be decommissioned according to the schedule in the NSO.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  ERCOT has posted the analysis performed to arrive at its determination on the Generation page of the Market Information System (MIS) Secure Area.  An ERCOT Digital Certificate is required to access the MIS.

CONTACT:  If you have any questions, please contact your ERCOT Account Manager. You may also call the general ERCOT Client Services phone number at (512) 248-3900 or contact ERCOT Client Services via email at [log in to unmask].

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