Category: Member Support

MIC looks at gas pipelines and FERC 

PJM and its stakeholders looked at issues associated with gas pipeline contingencies and actions by the Federal Energy Regulation Commission as they engaged in a number of discussions at the Market Implementation Committee meeting Jan. 10. Rich Brown, manager –…

PJM gives prelim cold weather rundown at OC 

During an 11-day run when the average RTO-wide temperature was no higher than 20 degrees, PJM and its members worked together to keep the power flowing throughout the bulk power system. Chris Pilong, director – Dispatch, told stakeholders at the…

Market issues dominate MRC 

Stakeholders wrestled with a number of market issues – energy price formation, price-responsive demand and the work of the Capacity Construct/Public Policy Senior Task Force at a lengthy Markets & Reliability Committee meeting Thursday. Energy Price Formation Stu Bresler, senior…

General Session industry panel talks change, technology, environment

At the Dec. 6 PJM General Session, six panelists representing national associations of generation suppliers and consumers agreed on one thing: Change is coming. For David Springe, executive director of the National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates, that meant…

Gas pipeline contingencies among MC Webinar discussion topics

A plan to handle natural gas pipeline problems in PJM system operations in the event of infrastructure failure will go to the Dec. 7 Markets and Reliability Committee for a first read. Dave Souder, PJM director – Operations Planning, presented…

Duane gives Congressional testimony on financial markets

Vince Duane, senior vice president – General Counsel, Compliance and External Relations, testified Wednesday on financial trading at the U. S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy. In his testimony, “Examining the Role of Financial…

Vote closes out work of CCPPSTF

The Capacity Construct Public Policy Senior Task Force took its next step on Nov. 21, discussing the results of its recent vote on a solution package. This closes out the work of the task force. The package from Monitoring Analytics,…