For previous issues of Inside Lines before February 2015, please see the archives on pjm.com.

PJM Says Wholesale Market in Ohio Enables Reliability

At today’s Markets Reliability Committee meeting, Vincent Duane, PJM general counsel and senior vice president, presented PJM’s views on actual and proposed state initiatives to sponsor particular types of generation. The statement is below. The statement presented: PJM has been…

PJM Board Approves $490 Million in Transmission Investment

The PJM Board of Managers at its December 16 meeting authorized new regional transmission projects to strengthen the high-voltage electricity infrastructure at a net increase of $490 million. These changes resolve reliability violations and offer market efficiencies. With these plan…

Resiliency and Security Themes at General Session

Collaboration, communications and interdependence with grid resiliency and security were common themes of panelists speaking at PJM’s General Session on December 15 in Wilmington, Del. The General Session is a special meeting of the members, the Board of Managers and…

Ott, Boston Address General Session

Andy Ott, PJM president and CEO, discussed grid security and CEO Emeritus Terry Boston reflected on the importance of electricity in remarks at the PJM General Session December 15 in Wilmington, Del. The general sessions are special meetings of the…

FERC accepts PJM Energy Offer Cap proposal

On Friday, December 11, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission accepted a proposal by PJM to modify various provisions related to the energy offer cap in advance of the 2015-2016 winter. PJM filed revisions to its Tariff and Operating Agreement with…

Platts Lifetime Achievement Award for Boston

PJM CEO Emeritus Terry Boston received a lifetime achievement award during the Platts Global Energy Awards ceremonies December 9 in New York City. Platts honored Boston for his 43-year career advancing grid reliability and security in the electricity industry. Platts…

Updates to PJM General Session Lineup

Jonathon Monken, vice president of U.S. Operations for the Electric Infrastructure Security Council, will be one of the presenters at  PJM’s General Session on December 15. PJM previously announced Resiliency and Security as the theme for the session, which will…

Boston honored by Tennessee Governor

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam honored Terry Boston, PJM CEO emeritus, last week, lauding him for his years of service starting in Tennessee and his numerous accomplishments in the electric power industry. The governor honored Boston in a letter presented December…

Emergency Procedures

The Emergency Procedures page under Data Shortcuts on pjm.com provides a source for transmission owners and generation owners to find notice of operations actions on the grid. The dashboard provides information about types of action and their priority. The site…

Charleston, W.Va.

Charleston, W.Va., is connected to the high-voltage grid through American Electric Power, which was integrated into PJM’s operations in 2004. Charleston is within AEP’s Appalachian Power service territory, which serves parts of West Virginia and Virginia. Population of Charleston, W.Va.:…