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

Firewall Upgrade Happening Thursday

PJM is performing another firewall upgrade Thursday, May 4, from 8–9 p.m. (EDT). A number of applications will experience intermittent outages during the planned upgrade. Any additional updates prior to the upgrade can be found on the outage page on…

PJM Launches Online Tech Change Forum Community

PJM has introduced a new online community to support the Tech Change Forum in order to foster continued collaboration between PJM, its members and vendors over upcoming changes to PJM’s tools and technology. New users must register for the community…

Ott and Bresler Testifying at FERC on State Policy, Markets

PJM President and CEO Andy Ott and Stu Bresler, senior vice president − Operations and Markets, will testify at a two-day technical conference at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission May 1 and 2. The conference, “State Policies and Wholesale Markets…

Stakeholders Debate Endorsements at MRC

Stakeholders tackled challenging topics such as virtual transactions and various aspects of the capacity construct at a sometimes contentious Markets and Reliability Committee meeting on April 27. Tom O’Brien, senior vice present and PJM chief information officer, also cautioned members…

PJM Warns Members of Phishing Attempts  

Thursday, Tom O’Brien _ PJM senior vice president and chief information officer, warned stakeholders at the Markets and Reliability Committee to be aware of recent phishing attempts targeting PJM members. A handful of  members contacted PJM, wanting to make the…

PJM Files Amicus Curiae Brief on ZEC Program

PJM Tuesday filed an amicus curiae brief with the United States District Court in Illinois regarding the state’s zero emission credit program. PJM believes the program will substantially harm the wholesale electricity markets that PJM operates, as well as the…

PJM Reschedules Some May Meetings  

PJM is changing the schedule of several standing meetings next week because of the May 1-2 technical conference at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The schedule is changing so stakeholders can attend the technical conference on state policies and wholesale…

Next Steps Toward Resilience Tops Discussion at MC Webinar

The next steps for PJM and its stakeholders after the April 19 Grid 20/20 – Focus on Resilience highlighted the Members Committee Webinar April 24. Mike Bryson, vice president – Operations, said PJM is reflecting on the forum’s messages and…

Ott Comments on State Policy and Competitive Markets

In anticipation of his appearance at a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission technical conference on May 1, PJM President and CEO Andy Ott offered his thoughts on state policies and the wholesale market. His testimony was filed in advance of his…

Market Participant Tool

The Market Settlements Reporting System is a tool used by market participants to retrieve market settlements reports and monthly billing statements. The MSRS section on pjm.com contains information on how to format settlement reports, as well as brief descriptions of the…