Markets+ Design Working Group

Markets+ Design Working Group

The Markets+ Design Working Group (MDWG) is responsible for the development and oversight of policies and procedures related to the Markets+ Market Tariff and Protocols that define Southwest Power Pool (SPP) administered wholesale market(s), including energy and flexibility reserve products, and Day-Ahead Market congestion rent allocation, greenhouse gas state policy, congestion management, demand response and market power mitigation with Markets+. The MDWG proposes policy additions and changes to the SPP Markets+ Tariff and other governing documents needed to implement suggested market changes. The MDWG provides recommendations and policy input to the Markets+ Participant Executive Committee (MPEC).

Upcoming Events

LOCATION: Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Westminster, Colorado
TIME:
July 15, 2024 10:00AM - 5:00PM
July 16, 2024 8:30AM - 12:30PM

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July 22, 2024 11:00AM - 5:00PM

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August 15, 2024 11:00AM - 5:00PM
August 16, 2024 11:00AM - 3:00PM

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September 10, 2024 11:00AM - 5:00PM

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October 08, 2024 11:00AM - 5:00PM

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November 14, 2024 11:00AM - 5:00PM

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December 10, 2024 11:00AM - 5:00PM

CHAIR
Russell Mantifel

Market Initiatives
Bonneville Power Administration

VICE CHAIR
Nick Detmer

Director, Market Operations & Analytics
Xcel Energy

STAFF SECRETARY
Tracy Wolfgang

Consultant
Utilicast

SECRETARY ASSISTANT
Skylar Kincaid

Communications Strategist I
Southwest Power Pool

Rick Applegate
Tacoma Power
Sectors: Public Power
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Diane Brandt
Renewable NW
Sectors: Independents
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Andy Butcher
Black Hills Energy
Sectors: Investor-Owned Utilities
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Vincent Ching
Puget Sound Energy
Sectors: Investor-Owned Utilities
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Adam Cornelius
Snohomish County PUD
Sectors: Public Power
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Deral Danis
Clean Line Energy Partners
Sectors: Independents
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Paul Dietz
Grant County Public Utility District
Sectors: Public Power
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Sibyl Geiselman
Public Generating Pool
Sectors: Independents
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Christopher Green
Liberty Utilities
Sectors: Investor-Owned Utilities
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Tuuli Hakala
Chelan County PUD
Sectors: Public Power
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Alycia Kramer
Basin Electric Power Cooperative
Sectors: Public Power
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Michael Linn
Public Power Council
Sectors: Independents
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Scott Miller
Western Power Trading Forum
Sectors: Independents
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Laura Olson
Salt River Project
Sectors: Public Power
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Ann Rendahl
Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission
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Vijay Satyal
Western Resources Advocates
Sectors: Independents
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Lindsey Schlekeway
NV Energy
Sectors: Investor-Owned Utilities
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Richard Seide
Grid Strategies
Sectors: Independents
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Jeff Spires
Powerex Corp
Sectors: Public Power
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Laura Trolese
The Energy Authority
Sectors: Independents
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Kent Walter
Arizona Public Service
Sectors: Investor-Owned Utilities
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