Wholesale Markets & Regulation

Wholesale markets continue to evolve. Industry stakeholders are wrestling with the opportunities and challenges that come from the emergence of gas-electric coordination issues, distributed utility planning, competitive transmission, and policy requirements for fuel diversity and decarbonization.

We work with clients to understand and effectively interface with this evolving wholesale landscape.

Our Capabilities
  • Market Structure and Design
  • Integration of Storage, Renewable Energy, and Distributed Energy Resources
  • State and Federal Policy Integration
  • Market Performance and Economic Modeling
  • Regulatory Analysis
  • FERC ROE and Cost of Capital
  • FERC Formula Rates
  • Market Price Forecasts
  • Market Modeling
Wholesale Market Design

Midatlantic , Virginia

SCOPE: Provide a comparative analysis of the capacity and energy market designs in PJM and ISO-NE and evaluate proposed capacity market design in PJM.

ISO Market & Other Structure Design

Northeast, New York

SCOPE: Advise on the design of ISO's energy, ancillary service and capacity market structures, as well as the coordination of gas-electric infrastructure and market issues.

Capacity Market Design

Northeast, New England

SCOPE: Critiqued and recommended revisions to proposed changes to ISO Tariff provisions regarding capacity market design and mitigation rules. (prepared expert testimony to the FERC)

Price Forecasting and Modeling

Northeast, New York

Retained by client to review price forecasting methodologies, provided report detailing client’s strengths and weaknesses with respect to its process as well as recommended improvements.

Dispatch and Emissions Model


SCOPE: Develop a model of the regional power system dispatch to demonstrate the ability to evaluate production cost and emissions using publicly sourced data.

Market Assessment for Biofuel

Northeast, Quebec

SCOPE: Conduct research and evaluation of the market for bio-methane in the New England renewable energy markets and in west coast low carbon fuels markets.

Marc D. Montalvo
President, Principal Consultant
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William L. Humes, Of Counsel
Oklahoma City