Category: Member Support

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…

New Emerging Technology Initiatives Brochure Available

PJM’s participation in energy innovations builds on its history and reflects its commitment to collaboration and enhancing the reliability and cost-effectiveness of the power grid. To that end, PJM has produced a new brochure on emerging technology initiatives available on…

Stakeholder meeting roundup: OC and MIC

The implementation of capacity performance was the focus of the January 5 Operations Committee meeting. The OC discussed a number of issues related to CP: Emergency procedures notifications and enhanced communication procedures Comparison of generator outage obligations Unit-specific parameter adjustment…

MRC passes EE in CP, Load Forecasting Provisions

System reliability, Capacity Performance and load forecasting analysis were the focus of the December 17 Markets and Reliability Committee meeting. Vincent Duane, PJM general counsel and senior vice president, presented PJM’s views on actual and proposed state initiatives to sponsor…

Resiliency and Security Themes at General Session

Collaboration, communications and interdependence with grid resiliency and security were common themes of panelists speaking at PJM’s General Session on December 15 in Wilmington, Del. The General Session is a special meeting of the members, the Board of Managers and…

Ott, Boston Address General Session

Andy Ott, PJM president and CEO, discussed grid security and CEO Emeritus Terry Boston reflected on the importance of electricity in remarks at the PJM General Session December 15 in Wilmington, Del. The general sessions are special meetings of the…