Virtual Forum on Tue. July 16

"2023 ERCOT State of the Market Report"

Join us for a Virtual Forum featuring Jeff McDonald, Director of the Independent Market Monitor (IMM) for the ERCOT Market, Potomac Economics. McDonald will share the IMM's State of the Market report including details on market developments, the introduction of the ERCOT Contingency Reserve Service (ECRS), and recommendations for the future.


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GCPA emPOWERing Young Professionals Award

This award recognizes an individual under the age of 40 who actively participates in the electric power industry and contributes to the success of their employer and the electric power market and shows leadership. Nominations due by Monday, August 5.

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Barbara Clemenhagen Named as GCPA Executive Director

The GCPA Board of Directors is pleased to announce that it has selected Barbara Clemenhagen as its next Executive Director. Ms. Clemenhagen will succeed current Executive Director Kim Casey when she retires in June 2024.


Julie Parsley Selected For 2024 Power Star Award

The Gulf Coast Power Association (GCPA) Board of Directors has selected Julie Parsley as the 2024 recipient of the GCPA Pat Wood Power Star Award. The award was presented to her by Pat Wood at our 2024 Spring Conference in Houston.

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About GCPA

Since 1983, Gulf Coast Power Association (GCPA) has served Texas and the Gulf Coast as a regional electric power trade organization dedicated to promoting an improved understanding of the issues and opportunities impacting contemporary power markets.

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emPOWERing - GCPA Industry Outreach Programs

As GCPA has grown over the years to become the leading electric power member organization in the ERCOT / Gulf Coast region, we have also broadened the scope of our original mission to include needed industry outreach programs. GCPA created emPOWERing to serve in three critical areas.

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