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

New Standards to Connect Renewables to the Grid

Executive Column: Michael Kormos, executive vice president – Operations PJM prepares for the grid of the future by adopting new standards and technologies that accommodate growth and have new capabilities. Recently, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved standards for enhanced…

PJM Summer Outlook

PJM expects to have adequate generation resources for the forecasted peak conditions this summer,  when usage could push power consumption to as high as 155,544 megawatts (MW).  To meet demand, PJM has available 177,650 MW of installed generation capacity and…

Atlantic City, New Jersey

Atlantic City and its surrounding counties in southern New Jersey are connected to the high-voltage grid through Atlantic City Electric, which was integrated into PJM’s operations in 1981. Permanent Population of Atlantic City: 39,551* Population of Atlantic County: 275,862* Total…

Tips and Tools: Fact Sheets

In an effort to keep its members as informed as possible, PJM provides up-to-date fact sheets in the Newsroom section within About PJM of pjm.com. The Newsroom houses a library of available PJM materials. There are more than 40 fact…

PJM Releases Annual Report

PJM released its 2014 annual report today. The report, entitled, “Anticipate, Adapt, Advance,” documents PJM’s success in 2014 and reflects on its  ability to respond to challenges. “We not only have to plan and prepare, but we have to anticipate…

PJM Responds to State of the Market Report

PJM today released its response to the 2014 State of the Market Report, which was produced by Monitoring Analytics, the independent market monitor for PJM. In its report, the Market Monitor concluded that the PJM markets work. PJM notes that…

PJM Issues 2015 Winter Report

PJM has issued its report on the winter of 2015 and how extreme cold weather conditions in January and February affected the PJM Interconnection footprint. The report examines the effects of the weather load, generator performance, natural gas availability, market…

Last Segment of Susquehanna-Roseland 500 kV Line Energizes

PPL Electric Utilities energized the last segment of the Susquehanna-Roseland transmission line Monday, May 11, completing a major upgrade to the nation’s electric grid. PP&L and PSE&G built the line to address PJM’s studies to preserve reliability; the new 500-kilovolt…

Moeller highlights Grid 20/20 slate

Federal Energy Regulatory Commissioner Philip Moeller will be one of the guest speakers at PJM’s Grid 20/20: Focus on Gas/Electric Interoperability  forum  on June 17. The forum will be held at the PJM Conference & Training Center in Audubon, Pa….

Introducing Member Community

On Monday, May 18, PJM will introduce a new tool, Member Community, designed to help members easily get the answers and information they need. Through the Member Community, members will be able to find answers to their questions, get the…