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

Base Residual Auction Begins Today

PJM’s annual capacity auction, also known as the Reliability Pricing Model Base Residual Auction, will open today, Aug. 10, and close on Aug. 14, with results posted after 4 p.m. on Aug. 21. The auction, for the year of 2018-19,…

Planning Pages Updated on pjm.com

The Planning section on pjm.com is easier to use after several pages were updated on July 29. The updates improve the ease and speed of finding information within the tables on each page. Style updates were also made to bring the…

PJM, Gas Pipelines Coordinate Efforts

PJM Interconnection and several large interstate natural gas pipelines that provide fuel for electric generators in the PJM footprint have signed a memorandum of understanding spelling out coordination efforts to promote reliability. They have agreed to work more closely with…

PJM Releases Preliminary CPP White Paper

This morning, Aug. 3, PJM Interconnection released the second of two studies of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan (CPP). This reliability analysis provides detailed supplementary information to a report presented to PJM’s Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee…

PJM Enhances Agreements and Filings on pjm.com

In response to member feedback, PJM launched new, enhanced FERC Filings and agreements and governing documents sections of pjm.com to make it easier for website users to find and customize the information they need. The enhanced, more interactive pages link…

PJM Board Approves Artificial Island Project

Today, July 29, the PJM Board of Managers approved a project to resolve operational performance issues around the Artificial Island area and also provide transmission support for the sub-region. The solution calls for LS Power to build a 230 kilovolt…

PJM Announces New Capacity Performance Transition Auction Dates

On July 28, PJM submitted a compliance filing with the Federal Energy Regulation Commission which allows Capacity Performance-capable demand response and energy efficient resources in the two Capacity Performance transition auctions. The filing also listed the new dates for the…

PJM Files Additional Load Forecast Material with the FERC

On July 27, PJM filed additional material with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission asserting that an updated load forecasting model which is still under development should not be included in the upcoming capacity auction. This was PJM’s second response to…

Tariff Changes Align Gas and Electric Day-Ahead Markets

On July 23, PJM filed tariff changes with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to address a FERC requirement regarding the timing of PJM’s day-ahead electric market. The market schedule changes become effective April 1, 2016. The tariff changes better align…

New Power Clips Video Page on Learning Center

PJM has created a one-stop shop for videos with the new Power Clips page in the Learning Center at learn.pjm.com. The new video page consolidated all PJM’s Power Clips videos in one place for quick, high-level PJM video learning. Two…