29 января 2019
Houston, Texas

Argus Consulting REC and RPS Training

Training day

Start End
  • 08:30
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  • 09:00
  • Registration and refreshments
  • 09:00
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  • 10:30
  • Session 1 - Overview of the markets Susan Wood - Consultant, Argus Consulting Services
• What is a Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS)
• What is a Renewable Energy Credit (RECs)
• What is a Solar Renewable Energy Credit (SREC)
• An overview of the various state and regional RPS markets and associated RECs
  • 10:30
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  • 10:45
  • Morning break
  • 10:45
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  • 12:00
  • Session 2 - The financials Susan Wood - Consultant, Argus Consulting Services
• How RECs are created, registered, tracked, and sold
• How RPS/REC markets interact with each other
• Understanding the limitations that effect market liquidity
• Historical pricing, liquidity, and causes for market fluctuations
• Pricing impacts based on changing state and regional regulations
• REC price forecasting 101
  • 12:00
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  • 13:00
  • Lunch
  • 13:00
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  • 14:30
  • Session 3 - Navigating the markets Susan Wood - Consultant, Argus Consulting Services
• Who are the buyers and sellers of RECs
• Trading platforms and exchanges
• Transaction types and contract options
• How to create the most value for REC buyers and sellers
• Tax implications of RECs
• RECs vs. Renewable Tax Credits (RTCs)
  • 14:30
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  • 14:45
  • Afternoon break
  • 14:45
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  • 16:00
  • Summary and discussion Susan Wood - Consultant, Argus Consulting Services
• REC price risks, near-term and long-term factors
• Long and short-term strategic thinking