What's Happening at ACES

ACES Employees Participate in CFC Forum

On June 6, ACES participated in several presentations at the annual National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation’s (CFC) Forum in Seattle. The CFC Forum is intended to be an opportunity for electric cooperatives to gather with other industry professionals to discuss and learn about issues and challenges in the energy … Read More »

ACES Hosts 2nd Annual Women in Energy Forum

ACES hosted its 2nd annual Women in Energy Forum on Wednesday, June 1. This year we were able to expand the Forum to include our Members, Customers, and business partners. The Forum featured two workshops led by Indianapolis-based coaching and mentoring organizations (Stephanie Wood, Integrating Woman Leaders Foundation, and Elcira Villarreal, … Read More »

12th Annual Members Conference is a Success

ACES hosted another successful Members Conference on June 2 and 3 at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis. This year, the conference featured several outside industry expert speakers that covered subjects such as macroeconomics, weather trends, energy markets, natural gas, and environmental regulations. Additionally, Mike Steffes hosted a panel featuring top executives … Read More »

ACES’ Commodity Trading Advisor Registration is Approved

ACES’ registration as a Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA) was approved by the National Futures Association on June 1, 2015. A CTA is an individual or organization that, for compensation or profit, advises others as to the value or advisability of buying or selling futures, options on futures, or swaps and provides advice … Read More »

ACES Members Successfully Integrate Into The SPP Integrated Marketplace

On March 1, 2014, the Southwest Power Pool’s (SPP) Integrated Marketplace (a two-settlement energy and ancillary market) went live. SPP also combined the Balancing Authorities (BA) within its footprint to form a Consolidated Balancing Authority. SPP’s Integrated Marketplace is expected to have combined benefits to SPP’s Members of up … Read More »