ERCOT REC Program Most Active In U.S.

2009-04-10T20:52:23+00:00

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the grid operator for most of the state, issued more than 13 million renewable energy certificates (RECs) in 2008, including a record increase in voluntary participation to support environmental initiatives. The state's 135 competitive retail electricity providers retired 6.74 million RECs in order to satisfy the annual mandate [...]