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

Members OK TEAC Redesign

PJM members approved several different revisions to the Operating Agreement and PJM President and CEO Andy Ott thanked members for their work with PJM in conjunction with PJM’s 90th anniversary at the Sept. 28 Members Committee meeting. PJM was founded…

Stakeholders Discuss Balancing Ratios at MRC 

PJM and stakeholders on Thursday discussed upcoming tariff provisions for calculation of the balancing ratio used in determination of the market seller offer cap. PJM presented a problem statement and issue charge at the Markets and Reliability Committee on Sept….

PJM Donates $20K to Hurricane Irma, Maria Relief in Puerto Rico

PJM is donating $20,000 to United for Puerto Rico, an initiative brought forth by the First Lady of Puerto Rico, Beatriz Rosselló, in collaboration with the private sector, with the purpose of providing aid and support to those affected in…

PJM Among Most Adoption-Friendly U.S. Companies for 11th Consecutive Year

For the 11th consecutive year the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption has identified PJM Interconnection as one of the top adoption-friendly companies in the United States. PJM was ranked first in the nation among energy and utility companies. The foundation…

Tips and Tools – Library Update for pjm.com

Accessibility to information on pjm.com continues to be improved as part of the on-going effort to address stakeholder feedback about the site. Last year, PJM introduced the newly redesigned library section of pjm.com, which provides new functionality for ease of…

PJM Marks 90th Anniversary with Federal, State Officials

PJM marked its anniversary Friday, celebrating its work behind the scenes for the past 90 years to ensure that the nation’s largest power grid is reliable and its wholesale power prices are competitive. Light shined on PJM’s accomplishments at a…

Task Force Reviews Capacity Construct Proposals

On Tuesday, PJM and stakeholders at the Capacity Construct Public Policy Senior Task Force examined the results of the recent poll on 10 proposals and accompanying stakeholder comments. The package poll was designed to gauge stakeholders’ interest in package proposals…

PJM Gives RPM Review Overview

On Monday, PJM presented plans for the 2018 RPM Quadrennial Review at the Members Committee Webinar. PJM’s tariff requires the review, which examines the: Shape of variable resource requirement (VRR) curve (also called the demand curve) Cost of new entry…

City Spotlight – Canton, Ohio

Canton, Ohio, is connected to the high-voltage grid through American Electric Power, which was integrated into PJM’s operations in 2004. Population of Canton, Ohio: 71,323* Total AEP Ohio customers: 1.5 million** Total AEP Ohio megawatt-hours used: 13,564,153*** Fun facts: Canton…

PJM Celebrates 90 Years, Looks Toward Future

By Andy Ott, president and chief executive officer This week PJM Interconnection will celebrate 90 years of improving electric reliability and lowering electricity costs. We are noting both our 90th anniversary and 20 years as a federally-recognized independent system operator….