Self-Learning Online - Basic Content/Table

COURSE NAME

TIME

DESCRIPTION

 

Behind-the-Meter:

Net Generation

45 min.

This E-Learning Module provides information on Behind-the-Meter: Net Generation (BTM:NG) Resources, including minimum participation requirements and details surrounding participation in the Energy, Ancillary Services and Capacity Markets.

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DSS Session 1

9 min.

This E-Learning Module explains the purpose and benefits behind DSS, identifies reports available, and explains how to access it.

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DSS Session 2

10 min.

This E-Learning Module steps through logging into DSS, the DSS homepage options, resources within DSS, and DSS data versioning.

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DSS Session 3

12 min.

This E-Learning Module demonstrates how to access DSS corporate reports, utilize Automated Data Delivery Files, and identifies supporting documentation.

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DSS Session 4

10 min.

This E-Learning explains the organization of DSS Data, and teaches basic custom query building.

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Energy Storage Resources Participation Model

96 min.

This e-learning module provides an overview of the Energy Storage Resources Participation model. Topics being covered include some background information leading up to this model’s implementation, key information surrounding participation requirements for ESRs in the energy, ancillary services, and installed capacity markets, and important ESR mitigation measures.

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FERC Order 831

31 min.

This E-Learning module provides information about NYISO’s implementation of FERC Order 831, and will focus on the various offers/bids impacted by this order and review the changes/updates to the bidding process for energy offers.

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GADS Portal-Introduction

13 min.

This E-Learning module provides a high level introduction to the NYISO's Generating Availability Data System (GADS) Portal and includes instructions on how to submit GADS data, correct errors, and generate a standard ICAP EFORd report.

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Locational Based Marginal Pricing

40 min.

This E-Learning Module explains the basics of NYISO's pricing methodology known as Locational Based Marginal Pricing (LBMP). This includes defining and establishing LBMP, along with the three components of LBMP and the impact of system constraints

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NAESB Digital Certificate Tutorial

18 min.

This E-Learning Module is geared towards guiding market participants on how to obtain and implement the use of a digital certificate to access NYISO markets and applications.

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NYISO Interconnection Process - Chapter 1

8 min.

This module provides an overview of the purpose behind the interconnection process, addresses key terms, identifies the various stages of the interconnection process and introduces the web portal used to support the NYISO Interconnection Process.

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NYISO Interconnection Process - Chapter 2

22 min.

This module explains the initial kick off of an interconnection request, provides information on gaining access to the ‘Interconnection Projects Community’ portal, identifies the steps for submitting a formal interconnection request, details the eSignature requirement, addresses the relevance of NYISO’s acknowledgement of an interconnection request, and walks through the request validation results of a submitted interconnection request 

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NYISO Interconnection Process - Chapter 3

15 min.

This module includes the detailed steps associated with the feasibility and system reliability impact study process, a compare and contrast review of the different interconnection study options, and the detailed steps associated with the system reliability impact study

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NYISO Interconnection Process - Chapter 4 18 min.

This explains the purpose behind the class year study, details the components of the class year study and describes corresponding reporting requirements

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NYISO Interconnection Process - Chapter 5 12 min.

This module identifies supplier next steps regarding pre and post commercial responsibilities that must be completed to result in commercial participation in NYISO’s Installed Capacity, Energy and the Ancillary Services Markets

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NYISO Market Place 35 min. This E-Learning Module explains the function of the Energy Market Place, the purpose behind the two settlement system, and the market process timelines. PLAY
NYISO Member Community Guide 17 min. This E-Learning Module is intended as a resource for community users and administrators to navigate through the Member Community, an online portal, developed specifically for the NYISO customer to communicate directly with the NYISO. PLAY
Station Power 32 min. This intermediate level E-Learning Module explains the function of Station Power; various types of Station Power; requirements for Station Power; as well as the registration process for participation in the Station Power Program. PLAY
TCC Basics 50 min. This E-Learning Module explains the basic functions and processes associated with Transmission Congestion Contracts (TCC). More specifically it describes the hedging opportunities associated with TCCs, as well as applicable purchasing and settlements processes. PLAY
TCC Competency Exam   In order to have TCC bidding privileges turned on, a market participant must complete this TCC competency exam and attain a grade of 75% or greater to demonstrate competency. PLAY

Transactions:

The Basics

30 min. This E-Learning Module explains the purpose behind Energy Market Transactions; the various transaction types; components of transaction bids; and the evaluation, scheduling, and settlement processes associated with Energy Market Transactions PLAY
Virtual Trading 35 min. This E-Learning Module explains Virtual Trading Basics, the corresponding bidding and settlements processes, in addition to Virtual Trading credit requirements. PLAY
Virtual Trading Competency Exam 20 min. In order to have Virtual Trading bidding privileges turned on, a market participant must complete this Virtual Trading competency exam and attain a grade of 75% or greater to demonstrate competency. PLAY