Category: Demand Response

DER Subcommittee reviews initiatives

At the Jan. 5 Distributed Energy Resources Subcommittee meeting, stakeholders discussed proposals and ideas that established the groundwork for future discussions on potential rules for market participation of wholesale distributed energy resources. PJM defines a distributed energy resource as a…

MIC listens to reliability and resilience proposals

Resilience, RERRA and complex market solutions – stakeholders discussed it all at the Markets Implementation Committee meeting on Dec. 13. PJM presented resilience from an RTO-wide overview, as well as an examination of market aspects for gas pipelines in emergencies….

Market issues dominate MRC 

Stakeholders wrestled with a number of market issues – energy price formation, price-responsive demand and the work of the Capacity Construct/Public Policy Senior Task Force at a lengthy Markets & Reliability Committee meeting Thursday. Energy Price Formation Stu Bresler, senior…

PJM proposes enhancements to electric energy price formation

PJM today released a proposal to ensure that its wholesale electricity market prices do the best possible job of reflecting the resources required to serve customers and of maintaining an optimal mix of resources in the long term. In the…

MIC moves price responsive demand proposals forward

On Nov. 8, after a lengthy discussion, stakeholders at the Market Implementation Committee voted to move two proposals on price responsive demand further along in the stakeholder process. The Demand Response Subcommittee developed several price responsive demand proposals, which would…

Stakeholders examine possible DER solutions

Stakeholders spent much of the Nov. 6 meeting of the special Market Implementation Committee on Distributed Energy Resources looking at how PJM and electric distribution companies would handle the interconnection of resources. The group conducted an extended review of proposals…

PRD, Resource Adequacy among MRC Topics 

In a morning filled with debates – some lengthy – PJM and stakeholders discussed how the Capacity Performance construct will accommodate price responsive demand at the Markets & Reliability Committee meeting Oct. 26. The Demand Response Subcommittee has developed several…

Task Force Updates Capacity Construct Proposals

PJM and stakeholders reviewed updated proposals at the Capacity Construct/Public Policy Senior Task Force meeting on Oct. 16. Some stakeholders suggested that the task force should slow down its work in light of the Department of Energy’s letter and notice…

First Reads Dominate MIC Agenda

Education dominated the Market Implementation Committee meeting Oct. 11, as PJM and stakeholders delved into a number of multi-layered issues, ranging from price responsive demand to five-minute settlements and including credit to fuel cost policy updates to market path/interface pricing…

PJM, stakeholders propose new subcommittee for ongoing DER talks

PJM staff and stakeholders who have been exploring the topic of distributed energy resources in special sessions of the Market Implementation Committee for months will propose formalizing their work with the creation of a new subcommittee that will report to…