This course focuses on the various power market structures in the U.S. and Canada, who the market participants are, and what their roles are. This module also is included in the Wholesale Power Markets learning path.
Distinguish between vertically integrated and competitive unbundled market structures
Identify the roles of the various market participants in the common market structures
List the functions necessary for an electric market and identify the participants that perform them
Evaluate needs of market participants and their strengths and weaknesses as trading partners
Differentiate between the common market structures
Analyze market opportunities for participants under the common market structures