Category: Capacity Market

PJM Grid 20/20 Examines Market Challenges, Solutions

A kitchen appliance and American humorist Will Rogers were themes that carried the discussion at the PJM Grid 2020 forum on Public Policy Goals and Market Efficiency, Aug. 18 at PJM. Craig Glazer, PJM vice president – Federal Government Policy,…

PJM Presents Proposed Fuel Cost Policy Changes at Special MIC

At a special session of the Market Implementation Committee Wednesday, PJM presented the basics of its Aug. 16 hourly offers compliance filing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The filing addresses the FERC’s order for changes in the implementation of…

Robust Engagement Marks MIC Meeting

PJM, its stakeholders and the independent market monitor continued to examine the complexities of several issues during the Aug. 10 Market Implementation Committee meeting. Fuel Cost Policies PJM, Monitoring Analytics (the PJM independent market monitor) and stakeholders discussed reworking fuel…

PJM Holding Grid 20/20 on Public Policy and Markets

Examining the role of public policy in shaping the future electric marketplace is the focus of the next PJM Grid 20/20 forum, Public Policy Goals & Market Efficiency, which will be held Aug. 18 at PJM’s headquarters. This forum will…

PJM, Stakeholders Discuss Seasonal Capacity Resources

PJM and its stakeholders discussed market rule changes meant to address barriers for seasonal resources to participate in the PJM capacity market at the Seasonal Capacity Resources Senior Task Force meeting Aug. 1. The task force is examining ways in…

MRC Looks at Shortage Pricing

PJM began taking action regarding sub-hourly settlements and the triggers for shortage pricing July 28, when it presented a problem statement and issue charge at the Markets and Reliability Committee. On June 16, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued a…

PJM Auction Continues To Attract New Resources

Results of PJM Interconnection’s second auction with stringent pay-for-performance standards attracted a significant amount of new resources at competitive prices to the PJM footprint. In addition, the auction for power-supply resources attracted continued strong participation from renewable resources and demand response. PJM procured…

PJM Answers MOPR Complaint

On April 11, PJM submitted an answer to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in response to a complaint regarding the Minimum Offer Price Rule. The Minimum Offer Price Rule established the minimum price certain new generation capacity resources could bid…

OC Undertakes Unit-Specific Parameter Process

In a discussion that took up much of the afternoon Tuesday, the PJM Operating Committee explored several topics on implementing capacity performance details. The discussions of these details will be on the agenda for several PJM committees in the next…

PJM Hosts Winter Prep Meeting

PJM hosted its annual Winter Prep Meeting with representatives from local natural gas distribution companies and the interstate pipelines on October 26 and 27 in Valley Forge, Pa. This is the second year PJM has hosted the meeting, which is…