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NOTICE DATE:  January 17, 2019

NOTICE TYPE:  W-A122118-02 Operations

SHORT DESCRIPTION:  Reliability analysis determination for City of Garland, Gibbons Creek Generating Station (GIBCRK_GIB_CRG1)


DAY AFFECTED:  June 1, 2019

LONG DESCRIPTION:  On December 21, 2018, ERCOT received a Notification of Suspension of Operations (NSO) for the following Generation Resource:

The NSO indicated that the Generation Resource will be mothballed indefinitely beginning June 1, 2019.  Pursuant to a previous NSO filed on April 30, 2018, this Resource has been mothballed since October 1, 2018, and was expected to be mothballed for a period of not less than 7 months and not greater than 8 months.  

Pursuant to ERCOT Protocol Sections and (5), ERCOT has completed its reliability analysis and has determined that this Generation Resource is not required to support ERCOT transmission system reliability and may suspend operations 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.

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