Record wind generation pushes ERCOT prices into negative territory RSS Feed

By Robert Walton | September 15, 2015

Dive Brief:
• Texas wind generation spiked over the weekend and stayed strong into Monday, ultimately sending prices into negative territory.
• Wind farms in the state set a new record of almost 11,500 MW on Sunday night, besting a previous record set in February.
• The grid operator issued a seasonal resource adequacy report this month, finding the region should have sufficient generation available to serve forecasted peak demands this fall and winter.

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