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Power Settlements will be Attending the EUCI ISO Settlements Summit on October 14th and 15th

Power Settlements will be attending the EUCI ISO Settlements Summit in Phoenix, AZ on October 14 - 15, 2015. This conference includes speakers from almost every ISO in the U.S., as well as a variety of market participants. This will be our third year in attendance of this conference, which we have found to be extremely informative on topics that include lessons learned and best practices for . . .

What are Shadow Settlements for the ISO and RTO Power Markets?

What are settlement statements? In the organized North American power markets, independent system operators "ISOs" and regional transmission operators "RTOs" (such as AESO, CAISO, ERCOT, IESO, ISO-NE, MISO, NYISO, PJM, SPP, etc.). transact with their market participants in a two-part billing process. First, settlement statements are issued by the ISO after the operating date. The . . .

New Video on Visual Analytics: Real-Time PNL Tracking for Generators in the ISO/RTO Markets

Today, Power Settlements released a new Video on the SettleCoreTM Visual Analytics module. This module is 100% visual, and allows generators to view their ISO/RTO data, to view their internal data, and to track their live Profits and Losses in Real-Time - and all in one single dashboard. Check out the 3-minute video on our website, read some customer success stories, and see how the SettleCore . . .

Power Settlements will be Attending the CAISO Stakeholder Symposium on October 22nd and 23rd

Power Settlements will be at the California ISO Stakeholder Symposium in Sacramento on October 22 - 23, 2014. It is the largest gathering of energy executives in the western markets with over 600 participants. This year's theme will be The Pathway to Tomorrow’s Energy Network. If you will be attending the conference please stop by our booth and visit with our team. The agenda including . . .

Utility Investments in Data Analytics

An interesting article ran recently that tracked project announcements on Data Analytics at utilities. The Greentechgrid article highlighted GTM Research’s tracking of over 200 deployments of data analytics at utilities. As expected with the waves of smart meters being rolled out consumer analytics comprise the majority of analytics deployments with 61% of the total. What is surprising is that . . .

Top 10 Reasons to Choose the SettleCore ETRM System by Power Settlements

1. Seamless Deal Capture-to-ISO Settlements in One System. By leveraging our experience working with some of the top U.S. power generators and public power companies, we’ve developed one comprehensive system that fuses Energy Trading and Risk Management (“ETRM”) seamlessly with Bid and Offer Uploads . . .

Top 10 Reasons Power Generators Need the Business Intelligence Module by Power Settlements

1. Single View of the Business. No other application allows you to visualize your entire generation portfolio like our BI Module’s smart, simple design. From ISO/RTO data to internal meter data and gen cost data, all generator dispatch components are shown in a single, easy-to-view interactive graphical . . .

Power Settlements Issues Our First Press Release to the News Wires

Power Settlements has issued our first official press release to the wires and news outlets. Summary Entegra Power Group has successfully rolled out the SettleCore system to manage the full process of bid-to-bill in the MISO market.  Their Vice President of Asset Trading, John Heisey, comments on the benefits of SettleCore, and focuses on the Business Intelligence and . . .

Energy Trading Risk Management- ETRM for Settlements Front-Office to Back-Office

There’s been a major gap between Trade Systems, in particular, commodity energy trading and risk management C/ETRM  that manage the buying, selling and hedging of electricity in the marketplace.  Typically, these systems manage the transactions of Generators, ISO Grids and independent Trading firms with deal capture for . . .

Top 10 List when Selecting an ISO/RTO Settlement Software Solution

What are the top ten vendor product concerns that one should consider when purchasing ISO/RTO shadow settlement software solutions?   1.