Category: Executive Column

Gas and Electric Industries Take Big Step Toward Alignment

By Chantal Hendrzak, executive director, Market Evolution, Market Services The natural gas industry and the electricity wholesale market will step closer to alignment April 1. PJM will make changes to advance the time at which it posts the results of its…

Clean Power Plan Means More Transmission

By Steve Herling – vice president, Planning Few things are certain about what the power grid will look like when final plans are in place to comply with the EPA’s Clean Power Plan to lower carbon pollution from power plants. One…

Striving for Best Data for Load Forecasting

Executive Column: Steve Herling, vice president of Planning The goal of load forecasting is to narrow the margin between what we predict the electric load will be and what it actually turns out to be. Because key variables that drive…