Category: Industry News

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…

PJM Resilience Director Reflects on Maria Rebuild Efforts

It has been almost six weeks since Hurricane Maria slammed into islands in the Caribbean Sea. Six weeks living without electricity for the many of millions of Americans who live on the United States territories of Puerto Rico and the…

PJM Responds to DoE Proposal

On Oct. 2, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission started a proceeding inviting comments on a proposal by the U.S. Department of Energy on wholesale power markets. The Department of Energy issued the proposal on Sept. 29, directing the FERC to…

PJM Marks 90th Anniversary with Federal, State Officials

PJM marked its anniversary Friday, celebrating its work behind the scenes for the past 90 years to ensure that the nation’s largest power grid is reliable and its wholesale power prices are competitive. Light shined on PJM’s accomplishments at a…

PJM Celebrates 90 Years, Looks Toward Future

By Andy Ott, president and chief executive officer This week PJM Interconnection will celebrate 90 years of improving electric reliability and lowering electricity costs. We are noting both our 90th anniversary and 20 years as a federally-recognized independent system operator….

Grid 20/20 Panel Spotlights Markets, Ops

How markets and operations can benefit resilience and vice versa was the theme of the third panel at the PJM Grid 20/20: Focus on Security & Resilience Tuesday in Baltimore. Chantal Hendrzak, PJM executive director – Market Evolution, led the…

Building Relationships, Trust, Keys to Public/Private Cyber Security Alliances

Government, military, industry and regulatory speakers emphasized the importance of relationship-building in forming public/private bulwarks against the threat of cyberattacks at an expert panel at PJM’s Grid 20/20: Focus on Security and Resilience. “The hard part is that when you…