Category: FERC Filing

MRC Suspends Task Force, Endorses Manual Changes 

The Markets and Reliability Committee voted at its Sept. 29 meeting to suspend most of the activities of the Transmission Replacement Processes Senior Task Force. The vote came in light of a recent Federal Energy Regulatory Commission order, which applies…

MIC Endorses Two Proposals

At its Sept. 14 meeting, the Market Implementation Committee passed a proposal on the release of annual capacity in the 2017/2018 delivery year third incremental auction. The committee voted in favor of the PJM proposal over the status quo; the…

Ramp Rates, Winter Report Highlight OC

PJM’s next steps in Capacity Performance operations in the wake of rejection of the ”ramp rate filing,” and a look back at the grid’s performance during  the winter 2015/16 were among the topics covered at the Operating Committee meeting on…

Bresler Discusses Possible FERC Action

Stu Bresler, vice president – Markets, briefed stakeholders Thursday at the Markets and Reliability Committee on possible future activity stemming from action by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on the Minimum Offer Price Rule. On March 21, a group of…

FERC Approves Funding for Consumer Advocates

On Feb. 29, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved funding for the Consumer Advocates of PJM States, Inc. through a PJM tariff amendment.  The amendment will fund the nonprofit group’s participation in the PJM stakeholder process. The order is effective…

PJM Supports EPSA Complaint at FERC

On Tuesday afternoon, PJM made two filings with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in support of complaints filed by the Electric Power Supply Association and others. The complaints relate to affiliate power purchase agreements and the associated rate riders affecting…

PJM Answers FERC Price Formation Questions

On Feb. 17, PJM filed a report with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, answering questions regarding price formation. In November, the commission ordered all regional transmission organizations and independent system operators to answer detailed questions on various price formation topics….

FERC Accepts PJM CP Tariff Changes

On Feb. 12, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission accepted PJM’s proposed tariff changes related to excess capacity procured in the 2016/17 capacity performance transition incremental auction. The changes allow PJM to release capacity in its regularly scheduled third incremental auction…

PJM Testifies at Technical Conference on FTRs and ARRs

On Feb. 4, a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission technical conference on Financial Transmission Rights (FTRs) and Auction Revenue Rights (ARRs) featured several panelists from the industry, including PJM’s Stu Bresler, senior vice president – Markets, and Tim Horger, manager –…

Energy Market Offer Cap Comment Period Opens

On Jan. 21, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) on the energy market offer cap. The NOPR was published in the Federal Register on Feb. 4. All public comments will be due on April…