NOTICE DATE: May 08, 2024

NOTICE TYPE: M-A050824-01 Education/Training

SHORT DESCRIPTION: Summer 2024 Load Shed Training Exercise

INTENDED AUDIENCE: Transmission and Distribution Service Providers (TDSPs), Transmission Operators (TOs), Resource Entities (REs), Qualified Scheduling Entities (QSEs)

DAYS AFFECTED: June 3, 2024, 09:00 - 12:00

LONG DESCRIPTION: In accordance with Public Utility Regulatory Act (PURA) Section 38.077, ERCOT will conduct a summer load shed tabletop training exercise on June 3, 2024, from 0900 - 1200 CDT. This exercise will be offered virtually via WebEx for providers of electric generation service and transmission and distribution service in the ERCOT Region.

The agenda for the exercise is included below, but may be subject to change.

09:00 - 09:10 

Welcome/Cover Objectives 

James Ballard - ERCOT 

09:10 - 10:00 

PRC Components

James Ballard - ERCOT 

10:00 - 10:10



10:10 - 10:35 

Manual Load Shed Process 


10:35 - 10:40 



10:40 - 12:00 

Diminishing Reserves and Load Shed Exercise

James Ballard - ERCOT 

Participants will be able to join the WebEx beginning at 8:30 a.m. on June 3, 2024.

WebEx Link 

WebEx Meeting Number: 2558 215 2281

WebEx password: SB3-060324

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: No fees will be charged for this exercise nor will Continuing Education Hours (CEHs) be awarded.

TOs please pass along this information to any distribution companies, municipalities, and cooperatives that you work with in real-time during a load shed emergency.

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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