Category: Member Support

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…

MIC Makes Endorsements, Hears First Readings

The Markets Implementation Committee made three endorsements at its December 2 meeting and heard first readings for two other projects. Endorsements: A problem statement on defining operating parameter terms used in PJM governing documents. An issue charge on the process…

MC Approves IRM Study

The Members Committee at its November 19 meeting endorsed the 2015 Installed Reserve Margin Study, which will re-set the installed reserve margin used in the Reliability Pricing Model capacity auction. Tom Falin, manager – Resource Adequacy Planning, presented the study,…