What happens if we can’t deliver our Capacity Auction commitment?

Continue reading to learn about the consequences and associated penalties for not curtailing when called upon.

You will have to pass a performance test for each of the summer and winter periods. Failing to pass a test may result in removal from the program and a loss of any potential availability payments. If you pass the test and receive a standby call for the next day but know you won’t be able to deliver your committed kW, you must let us know right away and we will remove your bid from the auction with no penalty and you will forego availability payments for that month.