Electric Power and Energy Systems Webinar with Elliott J. Nethercutt: Enhancements to Resource Adequacy Metrics


January 18, 2022    
1:10 pm - 2:00 pm

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Headshot photo of Elliott J. NethercuttSpeaker: Elliott J. Nethercutt, Principal Economist, National Regulatory Research Institute

Title: Enhancements to Resource Adequacy Metrics

Abstract: This webinar will examine how resource adequacy metrics are continually being enhanced to better assess the changing nature of the North American electric system.  This will include a look at recent state and federal regulatory developments that impact system reliability.

Biography: Elliott Nethercutt is a Principal Economist at the National Regulatory Research Institute (NRRI) where he specializes in state and federal electricity policy. Previously, he advanced market design enhancements at the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), developed reliability assessments at the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), and supported transmission siting efforts and smart grid funding programs at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Elliott earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Colorado and a master’s degree in applied economics from the Johns Hopkins University.

Webinar Link: https://iastate.zoom.us/j/91974478792