WETT is rate-regulated by the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT). WETT’s transmission rate is approved by the PUCT, and it is one of the components of retail electric service charges.   

All of WETT's transmission facilities are located within the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) region. WETT follows the ERCOT Protocols and Operating Guides and coordinates all transmission operations with ERCOT.

WETT operates its transmission system in compliance with the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) reliability standards as enforced by the Texas Reliability Entity (Texas RE). WETT submits regular informational filings to the Texas RE and is subject to audit by the regulatory authority. 

 

Competitive Affiliates

Company Name                      Date Posted

Rattlesnake Wind I, LLC           3-29-2018

PUC Substantive Rule 25.272(i)(2) and WETT’s Code of Conduct require Wind Energy Transmission Texas (WETT) to post a conspicuous notice of any new competitive affiliates on its website for at least 30 consecutive calendar days:  On  October 16, 2017, Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (one of the parent companies of WETT) acquired an interest in Terraform Power, Inc. which indirectly owns Rattlesnake Wind I, LLC.  This transaction created a competitive affiliate relationship between WETT and Rattlesnake Wind I, LLC.