Ruta Skučas Panel Moderator at S&P Global Platts 12th Annual Nodal Trader Conference

Pierce Atwood energy partner Ruta Skučas will moderate the panel, “Price Formation is Complete: Now What?” Panelists will discuss:

  • FERC Commissioner LaFleur’s price formation initiative: what has FERC accomplished and what more could they do?

  • Can legislative action by Congress help?

  • How do other FERC initiatives, like energy storage, affect price formation?

  • Could grid resiliency efforts initiate new price formation changes?

  • Is renewables penetration causing too much price volatility?

  • The impact of RUC on trading and how it affects the value proposition of peaking capacity

  • Potential danger of RUC in ISO markets

Panelists include:

  • Joseph Bowring, president, Monitoring Analytics

  • David Patton, president, Potomac Economics

  • Harry Singh, vice president, Goldman Sachs

  • Kellie Merwald, branch manager, Office of Energy Policy and Innovation, FERC

Ruta Skučas counsels her clients on energy issues, focusing primarily on electric and natural gas matters, before FERC, state and federal entities, including federal courts, and state public utility commissions.

Please visit Platts Nodal Trader conference for more information and registration instructions.