Category: Member Support

Stakeholders Debate Endorsements at MRC

Stakeholders tackled challenging topics such as virtual transactions and various aspects of the capacity construct at a sometimes contentious Markets and Reliability Committee meeting on April 27. Tom O’Brien, senior vice present and PJM chief information officer, also cautioned members…

PJM Warns Members of Phishing Attempts  

Thursday, Tom O’Brien _ PJM senior vice president and chief information officer, warned stakeholders at the Markets and Reliability Committee to be aware of recent phishing attempts targeting PJM members. A handful of  members contacted PJM, wanting to make the…

PJM Reschedules Some May Meetings  

PJM is changing the schedule of several standing meetings next week because of the May 1-2 technical conference at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The schedule is changing so stakeholders can attend the technical conference on state policies and wholesale…

Next Steps Toward Resilience Tops Discussion at MC Webinar

The next steps for PJM and its stakeholders after the April 19 Grid 20/20 – Focus on Resilience highlighted the Members Committee Webinar April 24. Mike Bryson, vice president – Operations, said PJM is reflecting on the forum’s messages and…

Grid 20/20 Update: WebEx Available

Registration for in-person attendance for PJM’s Grid 20/20: Focus on Resilience (Fuel Mix Diversity & Security) on April 19 has closed; the venue has reached full capacity. However, the forum will be available via teleconference and WebEx. Teleconference Information Participant…

Reminder: PJM.com Tools Unavailable During Firewall Outage

PJM is performing an internet firewall upgrade on Thursday, April 13, from 7-10 p.m. (EDT) This outage (as well as the outage performed overnight on April 6) is part of a multi-year effort to enhance PJM’s infrastructure to improve scalability,…

PJM.com Tools Unavailable During April Maintenance Outages

As part of a system upgrade to pjm.com, PJM has two upcoming planned outages. The first is the rescheduled firewall maintenance on April 6; the second is an internet firewall upgrade on April 13. The first firewall maintenance event will…

Postponed: Planned Firewall Maintenance to be Rescheduled

The pjm.com firewall maintenance originally planned for Thursday, March 30, from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m. has been canceled and will be rescheduled. PJM is replacing equipment as  part of a network redesign project. This is a multi-year effort to…

MRC Passes FERC-related Proposals 

In a meeting marked with lengthy stakeholder discussions, the Markets and Reliability Committee endorsed a pair of proposals that would bring PJM in line with orders from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The committee endorsed PJM’s proposals related to the…

Providing value to our members is our constant quest

By Denise Foster – vice president, State and Member Services This year marks our 90th anniversary as an organization that began as a power pool when two Pennsylvania utilities and one New Jersey utility came together to share generation resources…