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

PJM Capacity Auction Sees Strong Response from Market Participants

PJM Interconnection completed its first annual capacity auction in which all resources had to meet strict capacity performance requirements. The auction procures power supply resources to meet consumers’ electricity needs three years from now. The auction produced a price of…

City Spotlight – Ocean City, New Jersey

Through the late spring and summer months, Inside Lines’ “City Spotlight” takes a trip to some popular beach towns in the PJM footprint. Ocean City, N.J. is connected to the high-voltage grid through Atlantic City Electric, which was integrated into…

Annual Report Reflects Industry’s Rapid Pace of Change

PJM Interconnection’s 2016 annual report is now available to the public on the website.. The report highlights PJM’s accomplishments and efforts to preserve reliability while adapting to change in order to ensure market efficiency and grid resilience. The report’s theme,…

Bresler, Duane Give Year in Review 

Executives reviewed PJM’s accomplishments in 2016 during the Members Committee meeting at the Annual Meeting Wednesday in Chicago. Stu Bresler, senior vice president – Operations and Markets, presented the year in review for Operations and Markets. Vince Duane, senior vice…

Ott Focuses on Reliability, Resilience at Annual Meeting

PJM President and CEO Andy Ott presented his perspectives on PJM’s key strategic initiatives during his State of the Grid address during the Wednesday Members Committee meeting at the PJM Annual Meeting in Chicago. Ott emphasized the importance of engaged…

PJM Praises Member Engagement at MC

How PJM’s members have supported initiatives over the past year was the focus of the May Members Committee meeting, which took place Wednesday at the Annual Meeting in Chicago. Members heard updates on the stakeholder feedback process and information technology…

PJM Membership Grows to Over 1,000

More than 1,000 members are now part of PJM – marking a new milestone to the 90-year anniversary celebration. At this morning’s Members Committee meeting, PJM announced that there are now 1,007 members. In the 20 years since becoming an…

PJM Members Re-elect Almgren, Riley and Robinson to Board

At Wednesday’s meeting, the Members Committee re-elected board members Ake Almgren, Susan Riley and Charles Robinson to new three-year terms on the PJM Board. Almgren has been in the energy industry for more than 25 years, including leadership positions with…

Stakeholder Panel Looks at PJM’s Future

What will the future hold for PJM, the members companies and the various sectors? What regional and national trends might affect them? Denise Foster, PJM vice president – State and Member Services, led a panel of representatives from the five…

Three CEOs Look at PJM Evolution at General Session  

“How do you take 65 years of history and move it forward?” The question was the challenge for PJM as it moved from its power pool years to an independent system operator and then to a regional transmission organization.  Former…