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Co-Founder and Lead Software Engineer, Reliable Energy Analytics LLC

Dick Brooks is the inventor of patent 11,374,961: METHODS FOR VERIFICATION OF SOFTWARE OBJECT AUTHENTICITY AND INTEGRITY and the Software Assurance Guardian™ (SAG ™) Point Man™ (SAG-PM™) software...

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Texas, having experienced the ill effects of a poorly designed energy market based on an economics first principle, is refocusing their market design to meet reliability and resiliency requirements as a first principle, primary objective. Other wholesale energy markets and State regulators may want to consider what can happen when reliability and resiliency are based on the flawed beliefs of an economics first principle and follow Texas in focusing on resource adequacy, as a technical problem to solve - first and foremost - and craft an economic solution on top of the technical design, that's how we achieve grid reliability and resilience at a reasonable cost.


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