Category: Member Support

FERC Issues Dominate MIC

Although the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission may currently lack commissioners, it was the center of discussion at the Market Implementation Committee on Feb. 8. PJM gave a number of FERC-related presentations, starting with how the commission will operate with the…

Members Charter New Security and Resilience Advisory Committee

By acclamation vote, stakeholders approved the proposed charter to establish the Security and Resilience Advisory Committee at the Members Committee meeting Thursday afternoon. The committee stems from a group which had been meeting under the Transmission Owners Agreement Administrative Committee….

PJM Launches Tool to Streamline Generation Interconnection Process

PJM launched today a new tool called Queue Point that simplifies the way generation interconnection requests are submitted to PJM for study. Queue Point is a module within PJM’s Planning Center that allows users to enter data for multiple interconnection…

Task Force To Examine Market Reforms

Stakeholders and PJM examined how to harmonize markets and public policy at the state level at the Markets and Reliability Committee meeting Thursday in Wilmington. The committee approved a stakeholder-driven proposed problem statement and issue charge regarding the PJM Capacity…

Stakeholder Feedback Drove Several Improvements Last Year

PJM listened, learned and, more importantly, took action in 2016 on stakeholder feedback based on the last survey. PJM reported the year-end results of the action plans at the Members Committee Webinar on Monday. “We’re very proud of the accomplishments…

Reliability, Windows at Heart of TEAC Meeting  

Members took a close look at reliability projects – including a large infrastructure project in New Jersey and the results of Regional Transmission Expansion Plan’s second and third 2016 competitive windows – at the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee meeting on Jan….

MIC Discusses Fast-Start and Energy Storage NOPRs

The Market Implementation Committee’s work on Notices of Proposed Rulemaking from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission was a highlight at the committee meeting on Jan. 11. PJM gave presentations on the NOPR on fast-start resources and on energy storage and…

Stakeholder Discussions Drive January OC

PJM reminded generating unit owners at the Jan. 10 Operating Committee meeting that they have fewer than 50 days left to submit requests for adjustments to unit-specific parameter limitations for delivery year 2017/2018. Capacity Market sellers who do not believe…

MRC Endorses Capacity Obligation Proposal

At its Dec. 22 meeting, the Markets and Reliability Committee passed a proposal that clarifies when and how resource owners can replace their commitment in the capacity auction while still protecting market integrity and ensuring reliability. PJM and the Independent…