Category: Capacity Market

PJM Says Load Forecast Changes are for Next Year’s Auction

On July 20, PJM filed its answer to the Joint Consumer Representatives’ complaint on applying the proposed new load forecast to the upcoming capacity auction. PJM’s Tariff requires that the preliminary PJM Region Peak Load Forecast is submitted by February 1…

Bresler Discusses CP and RPM

PJM’s Capacity Performance model debuts on July 27 in the first of two transitional auctions for capacity. On August 10, PJM will open the bidding window for its annual capacity auction for the year of 2018-19. Capacity auctions are where…

Demand Response Stop-Gap Plan Rejected

The FERC on Tuesday rejected PJM’s proposal, filed in January, to change its rules governing participation by demand response in PJM’s capacity market, the Reliability Pricing Model. The FERC, with Commissioner Tony Clark dissenting, rejected PJM’s proposal as “premature.” PJM…

Market Monitor Finds PJM Wholesale Electricity Markets Competitive

PJM Interconnection’s wholesale electricity markets produced competitive results during 2014, according to the 2014 State of the Market Report for PJM, released today by Monitoring Analytics, LLC, the independent market monitor for PJM. The report is the Independent Market Monitor’s…

FERC approves capacity market demand curve changes

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on November 28 approved changes to the demand curve (PDF) in the Reliability Pricing Model, the PJM capacity market. Pending a compliance filing by PJM, the new parameters will be in place for the next…

Market monitor’s third quarter report finds PJM markets competitive

PJM Interconnection’s wholesale electric energy and capacity markets produced competitive results during the first nine months of 2014, according to the 2014 State of the Market Report for PJM: January through September, released November 13 by Monitoring Analytics, LLC, the…