Category: Member Support

Members Approve Operating Parameters and Ramp Rates

The Members Committee took steps to prepare for the 2016/17 delivery year at the March 31 meeting in approving definitions for operating parameters and performance assessment hour ramp rates. In order to be in place for the 2016/2017 delivery year,…

Energy Cap NOPR a hot topic at MRC

Above: Dave Anders, director – Stakeholder Affairs, with CFO Suzanne Daugherty, who has assumed her new role as chair of the MRC. PJM reviewed at today’s Markets Reliability Committee meeting comments to  be filed Monday on the energy offer cap.  The…

MC Webinar Focuses on Time-Sensitive Capacity Performance Issues

PJM emphasized the importance of members’ implementing time-sensitive changes on emergency procedures for Capacity Performance and performance assessment hours at the March 28 Members Committee Webinar. Members will need to update the emergency procedure application to support Capacity Performance and…

PJM Releases 2015 Emissions Report

In an effort to support regulators, stakeholders and other interested parties, PJM on Friday published a report with data on both marginal and average emissions rates from electric generators in the PJM footprint. In the future, PJM expects to release…

2015 State of the Market Report Available

Monitoring Analytics, the Independent Market Monitor for PJM, has posted the 2015 State of the Market Report for PJM on the Monitoring Analytics webpage. Some highlights: PJM Interconnection’s wholesale electric energy, capacity and regulation markets produced competitive results during 2015….

At the MIC, Key Term Is Definition

The key to the Market Implementation Committee meeting on Wednesday was defining terms accurately. The committee spent part of the day working through short-term operating parameter definition language and establishing the groundwork for crafting and clarifying those definitions in the…

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FERC Approves Funding for Consumer Advocates

On Feb. 29, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved funding for the Consumer Advocates of PJM States, Inc. through a PJM tariff amendment.  The amendment will fund the nonprofit group’s participation in the PJM stakeholder process. The order is effective…

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…