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Webinar Recording: ERCOT'S Growing Pains, December 2023

December 11, 2023

The team at 5 discussed the challenges for ERCOT's power grid, including higher prices and volatility.

  • Increased costs associated with ERCOT's grid management
  • The disassociation of natural gas and electricity prices
  • Proposition 7 and grid reliability
  • Case studies of how load flexibility can reduce or even eliminate power bills

Written by 5

Founded in 2011, 5 comprises a team of energy innovators, commodity traders, analysts, engineers, and former energy supplier executives. Together, they serve a broad array of private and public sector clients throughout the United States and Mexico, providing strategic advice on energy-related matters including procurement, demand-side management, rate optimization, regulatory intervention, benchmarking, bill auditing, RFP management, sustainability planning services, renewable power, and distributed generation. With an eye on growth, 5 has initiated a number of strategic partnerships and acquisitions, including the 2019 acquisition of Luthin Associates. 5 has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in the U.S. for five consecutive years. The firm has also received numerous accolades and national awards for its corporate culture, leadership and innovation, including 5 consecutive years as a top 10 Best Company to Work for in Texas according to Texas Monthly Magazine.