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Convergence bidding

This market feature allows a scheduling coordinator representing a registered convergence bidding entity to submit bids in the day-ahead market. Awards are paid or charged the day-ahead price and automatically liquidated at the relevant hour-ahead scheduling process or real-time price. Email questions about the registration process to SCApplication@caiso.com

Process and Requirements

ISO Tariff
Reference Section 4.5.2 Eligible Customers and Convergence Bidding Entities
To register as a convergence bidding entity, entities must complete and submit the convergence bidding registration forms and the ISO Affiliate forms.

Application access

Application access request forms and application installation instructions

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Customer Market Results Interface (CMRI)

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Scheduling Infrastructure Business Rules (SIBR)

Overview of the SIBR application as well as interactive online training. Watch all of the modules consecutively, or use the drop-down menu at the top to navigate through them.