Ancillary services certification is required for participating generators and participating load to bid ancillary services. The Ancillary Services Certification Test Request Form, procedure and process flowchart are available through the links below. Contact the Ancillary Services Test Administrator at ASNotifications@caiso.com with any questions.
Generators and loads must establish and maintain telemetry with the ISO Energy Management System (EMS) in accordance with the specifications and standards provided in the GCP and the PLP.
Direct telemetry standards
Standard documentsRequired information and technical guidelines for direct telemetry.
Security requirementsRequired agreements and documents for establishing a secured connection with the ISO.