NYISO Generating Availability Data System (GADS)

by ronfluegge 12. February 2015 15:51

NYISO is pleased to announce that NYISO’s Training Team will be offering the, in-class, Generating Availability Data System (GADS) Seminar in April. 


How You Will Benefit:


You will learn generating unit GADS reporting requirements as used by the NYISO in:

  • Calculating unit derating factors for the Installed Capacity (ICAP) Market
  • Reliability studies produced by both the NYISO and  the New York State Reliability Council


What You Will Cover: 

  • GADS History & Origins
  • Design/Performance/Event Data
  • Common Errors
  • Example Scenarios
  • GADS Software
  • Use of GADS Data
  • Panel Discussion


Who Should Attend:


The GADS Seminar is intended for individuals directly responsible for handling the submittal of their organization’s generating availability data, or for those individuals who support that function.


Recommended Course Prerequisites:






·         Tuesday, April 21, 2015

·         8:30 AM to 12:00 PM




·         NYISO Offices, 10 Krey Boulevard, Rensselaer, NY 12144


Tuition And Fees:


·         $ 250.00

o   Tuition includes breakfast and lunch. You may request to purchase printed course materials during your registration check out, request a complimentary CD of the materials, or opt to obtain the materials directly from our website a week prior to class at no additional charge.

o   Participants may be invoiced or pay by credit card.




To register for the course, complete the registration process by April 9, 2015, at: http://www.nyiso.com/public/services/market_training/nyiso_courses.jsp.




If you cancel after the course registration deadline, cancellation fees may apply.


For additional information on course registration and/or hotel accommodations, please contact Debbie Doyle at 518-356-6274.



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