Category: FERC Filing

Supreme Court Rules on Demand Response

The U.S. Supreme Court today upheld the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s jurisdiction over demand response in wholesale electricity markets. The Supreme Court decision reversed the judgment of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in a…

PJM Files Capacity Performance Notice with FERC

On December 22, PJM notified the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that, as of June 1, 2016, it will operate on the basis of its compliance filing on Capacity Performance. Ideally, the commission will rule on the rehearing requests and PJM’s…

PJM Files with FERC on Price Formation

On November 30, PJM made two filings with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission regarding energy price formation. PJM made one filing on its own behalf addressing questions related to settlement intervals and compliance deadlines. The second was a joint filing…

FERC Acts on Artificial Island

On November 24, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order which accepted a PJM Tariff filing on Artificial Island, then suspended the changes for five months. The FERC accepted the October 9 PJM filing, which responded to a complaint…

FERC Approves PJM Day-Ahead Changes

On November 19, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved PJM’s proposed revisions to the Tariff and Operating Agreement to adjust the schedule for the gas-electric Day-Ahead Energy Market. The commission also accepted PJM’s proposed effective date of March 31, 2016. …

FERC Denies Load Complaint

On November 19, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission denied a complaint by the Joint Consumer Representatives that would have required PJM to use in its auctions an updated load forecasting model that was not yet  approved at the time of…

PJM Files FTR Rules Changes

On Monday, October 19, PJM filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission a package of Financial Transmission Rights rule changes. The PJM Board directed PJM staff to file the changes at its October 15 meeting. Because changes must be made to two documents,…

Board Directs PJM to File FTR Rule Changes

At its October 15 meeting, the PJM Board directed PJM staff to file with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, under Section 206 of the Federal Power Act, the package of Financial Transmission Rights  rule changes on which members last voted…

Supreme Court Hears Arguments on FERC’s Role with Demand Response

The Supreme Court of the United States is expected to hear oral arguments today in the appeal of a case initially filed by the Electric Power Supply Association which challenged the jurisdiction of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission relative to…

PJM Files Energy Cap Tariff Change with FERC

On October 14, PJM filed its tariff revisions with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to modify various provisions related to the energy offer cap in advance of the 2015-2016 winter. The proposed revisions allow cost-based offers to be submitted at any…