Our Role

We exist to provide industry with its own independent platform on which to work together in constructive initiatives that develop and document risk management practices.  We believe that by working together in this way we are changing our company's and our industry's practices for the better.

Our Membership

Our members are managing the myriad of risks across all segments of our energy industry.
They leverage the CCRO in sharing knowledge and working together...

  • to define,
  • to better understand,
  • to efficiently execute, and deliver value

...from the practice of risk management

Learn about our members here...


Our membership has been re-shaped recently to allow a wider cross-section of companies engaged in the power, gas, and oil industries of all sizes.

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Our White Papers

The CCRO has published many white papers addressing all aspects of risk management and associated functions like compliance, operations, trading, capital allocation and more..

To learn more about our white papers click here...

 

Index of Papers

Our published white papers are developed, written, and published entirely by the CCRO, its members, and its Advocates.  
Our white papers are available to members in a searchable library in digital format.  For the public, most of our papers are available on request, in a bound-print format at a listed price.  A preview of each paper is available to the public here to provide more information about the content of each paper.  Contact us for more details about availability and price.
CCRO Published white papers Include the following:

Introduction and Executive Summaries
Volume 1 to a set of six first papers that the CCRO published.
This paper is an overview of this set of five original papers, and of CCRO itself, at this early stage in the organizations existence.
Published: 2002
Pages: 20
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Organizational Independence and Governance
Volume 2 of six first papers that the CCRO published.
Provides guidance on the control infrastructure for business processes and on assuring robust governance over them.

Published: 2002
Pages: 57
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Valuation and Risk Metrics
Volume 3 of six first papers that the CCRO published.
Develops methodologies and risk metrics to provide management with meaningful, consistent information about the values and risk exposures inherent in merchant energy operations.
 
Published: 2002
Pages: 63
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Credit Risk Management 
Volume 4 of six first papers that the CCRO published.
This document covers the five key credit risk management functions:
• Credit Allocation and Financial Risk Analysis
• Contracts
• Measurement
• Monitoring
• Mitigation
 
Published: 2002
Pages: 38
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Risk Management Disclosures 
Volume 5 of six first papers that the CCRO published.
This white paper is intended to enable merchant energy companies to use consistent risk management disclosures and provide enhanced transparency in their communications with the public.  The paper acknowledges that companies will have to stay abreast of reporting requirement changes that have happened since this paper was published.
 
Published: 2002
Pages: 31
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Glossary
Volume 6 of six first papers that the CCRO published.
This white paper provides aglossary of risk management terms.
Published: 2002
Pages: 21
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NOTE: MANY MORE PAPERS ARE STILL BEING LOADED HERE -
PLEASE DO CHECK BACK PERIODICALLY OVER THE NEXT WEEK...
WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.