Category: Industry News

General Session industry panel talks change, technology, environment

At the Dec. 6 PJM General Session, six panelists representing national associations of generation suppliers and consumers agreed on one thing: Change is coming. For David Springe, executive director of the National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates, that meant…

General Session panelists look at energy beyond PJM

Even without the Department of Energy’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, many issues drive the federal discussion of the electric energy industry these days. Panelists from the federal sphere gave their perspective of the industry…

Duane gives Congressional testimony on financial markets

Vince Duane, senior vice president – General Counsel, Compliance and External Relations, testified Wednesday on financial trading at the U. S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy. In his testimony, “Examining the Role of Financial…

PJM, members ready with ample resources to meet winter demand

Along with its members, PJM is ready with sufficient resources to meet forecasted demand for electricity this winter. “Mild or severe weather,  no matter what the winter brings, we are prepared and expect to have more than enough power available…

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…

Exploring PJM: PJM’s synchrophasor program

This is Part One of a two-part story. Part Two will run the week of Nov. 20. Situational awareness is a key component of PJM Operations and paramount to the safe, smart operation of the electric grid. Synchrophasors have become…

IMM finds PJM competitive

The Independent Market Monitor for PJM Interconnection, Monitoring Analytics, LLC, found PJM’s wholesale electric energy, capacity and regulation markets produced competitive results during the first nine months of 2017, according to its 2017 Quarterly State of the Market Report for…

PJM files NOPR reply comments at FERC

Today, PJM Interconnection filed reply comments with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on the U.S. Department of Energy’s notice of public rulemaking. PJM requests the FERC to expedite PJM’s consideration with its stakeholders of market reforms, require RTOs to report back…

Philadelphia Business Journal honors Swimm

The Philadelphia Business Journal has honored Nora Swimm, PJM senior vice president – Corporate Client Services, as one of its 2017 Women of Distinction. Swimm is being honored for her professional achievement, dedication to mentorship and community involvement. “Nora is…