Category: Member Support

New Task Force Emerges to Explore End-of-Life Transmission Projects

MRC approves task force     Members of the Markets and Reliability Committee discussed at length  end-of-life transmission projects at the meeting Thursday. Members from several sectors presented a proposed problem statement and issue charge, which the MRC endorsed. (Represented…

Members Discuss Clean Power Plan and Interregional Planning at Webinar

The Feb. 22 Members Committee Webinar centered a lot of discussion on interregional planning between PJM and MISO based on a Feb. 18 quarterly joint meeting. In January, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved proposed modifications to enhance the Day-Ahead…

First 2016 RTEP Window Opens

PJM’s first 2016 Regional Transmission Expansion Plan proposal window is open until March 17,  with final detailed cost estimates and full scope of work due by April 1. The scope of the projects in this window was sent to the…

PJM Relaunches Markets and Operations Page

In an effort to organize and streamline content on pjm.com, PJM updated the Markets and Operations homepage to offer a real-time snapshot of current key system trends. The update shows real-time information about the current load, current generation fuel mix, locational…

MIC Looks at Variety of Topics

The Market Implementation Committee on Wednesday discussed implementation details associated with both Capacity Performance and the new timing for the Day-Ahead Market. At the start of the meeting, Stu Bresler, senior vice president – Markets, initiated a stakeholder discussion to…

OC Undertakes Unit-Specific Parameter Process

In a discussion that took up much of the afternoon Tuesday, the PJM Operating Committee explored several topics on implementing capacity performance details. The discussions of these details will be on the agenda for several PJM committees in the next…

PJM Releases CPP Modeling Document

On Monday, Feb. 8, PJM released its modeling approach for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan emissions guidelines. PJM is providing analysis and support to the Organization of PJM States and state air regulators to support their  development of state…

MC Oks Energy Cap Language, LC Charter Revisions

At Members Committee meeting Thursday, stakeholders approved energy market offer cap revisions for the PJM Tariff and operating agreement. Lisa Morelli, manager – Real-Time Market Operations (pictured at the earlier MRC meeting), presented revisions to the language regarding the exclusion…

MRC OKs Energy Market Offer Cap Clarifications

At the Markets and Reliability Committee meeting Thursday, stakeholders approved energy market offer cap conforming language for the PJM Tariff and operating agreement. The language concerns the exclusion of the 10 percent adder from cost-based offers above $2,000 a megawatt-hour…

New Tool Shows Impact of Weather and Fuel Prices

Factors like weather and fuel prices can change the wholesale price of electricity. A new, interactive price calculator on the Learning Center website lets users control these factors and see simulated price changes under different grid conditions. Test out the…