Category: Member Support

Intraday Offer Discussions Highlight MIC Agenda 

Wednesday was a big day for the PJM manual that deals with Energy and Ancillary Markets as the Market Implementation Committee spent most of its meeting discussing language that will change it in various fashions. In a full day of…

Special MIC on DER moves into electric distribution coordination phase

The Markets Implementation Committee’s special session meetings on distributed energy resources are moving to a new dimension. They’re looking at how to coordinate the operations of distributed energy resources (DER) which participate in the wholesale market with electric distribution companies….

PJM Planning Posts Process, Scope and Assumptions for 2017

PJM has published and posted its annual white paper describing the process, scope and input assumptions of the Regional Transmission Expansion Plan. This white paper outlines the process to be applied to baseline, market efficiency, scenario and interconnection studies of…

MRC Talks Next Phase for Seasonal Capacity Resources

Stakeholders at the Markets and Reliability Committee on July 27 launched the next phase of the debate on how seasonal capacity resources can participate in non-capacity markets. Pete Langbein, manager – Demand Response Operations, introduced a proposed problem statement and…

PJM Board Approves $417 Million in Transmission Improvements

The PJM Board of Managers today authorized more than $417 million in electric transmission projects for reliability. Among the largest is the replacement of a large, outdated substation that serves healthcare buildings, government, education, transportation centers and other critical infrastructure customers…

MC Webinar Covers Dispatch Pilot, Resilience

PJM announced Monday at the Members Committee Webinar that it is continuing its pilot to improve efficiency in how generation is dispatched. At the Market Implementation Committee meeting on July 12, PJM presented its plan to reduce the real-time security…

Major Update for PJM Now App

PJM has announced the release of a major update to PJM Now, PJM’s iPhone and Android app to track operational data in real time, which makes it easier for users to receive alerts and track pricing trends. PJM Now includes…

Tips and Tools — PJM Videos Page

The new PJM Videos page , offers  a dedicated source to view company videos. This page enables users to view videos in a web browser, rather than having to view in a separate window using Windows Media Player. Featured are…

Data Miner 2 Goes Live August 15

Data Miner 2, PJM’s enhanced data management tool, will go live on Aug. 15, giving members and non-members easier, faster and more reliable access to data posted on pjm.com. At that time, Data Miner 2 will be fully functional for…

PJM Paper Looks at Demand Response Goals

Over the last 10 years, the combination of changes in grid operational needs, the evolution of wholesale markets, development of behind-the-meter generation technology and increasing focus on resilience call for a review of how demand resources integrate into operations and…