Category: PJM News

Court of Appeals Upholds CP Rules

On Tuesday, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia upheld the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s ruling on PJM’s capacity performance rules.  A group of nine entities had appealed the FERC’s ruling. The court ruled that the…

MC Webinar looks at PJM’s path on resilience, security, DR

Members and PJM discussed PJM’s upcoming activities on the interrelated agenda topics of resilience, security, demand response and distributed energy resources Monday at the Members Committee Webinar. Pete Langbein presented the highlights of an upcoming PJM paper regarding the future…

PJM posts working papers on public policy and market design

PJM has posted four documents to advance the ongoing discussions of the effects of state public policy initiatives on markets and PJM market design. The first document is an overview introducing and linking to the three working papers. One working…

Resources and Reserves Available to Beat June Heat

Despite hot weather across the PJM footprint this week, no power supply problems are expected at this time. PJM has issued Hot Weather Alerts for the footprint for Monday, June 12, and Tuesday, June 13. The alerts were called because…

PJM Presents Updates to TEAC

PJM presented a series of updates to the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee on Thursday, including projects it intends present to the board for approval in July. In its reliability analysis, PJM said that it intends to present all recommended baseline…

PJM Presents Possible Stability Solutions at Special TEAC

PJM presented results of its analysis, “Stability Project Beneficiary Identification Alternatives” to stakeholders and members on Friday morning at a special session of the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee. PJM developed the report at the direction of the PJM Board; the…

PJM Presents “Resilience Roadmap” to Operating Committee  

What are PJM’s next steps for fuel security and resilience? Stakeholders learned part of the answer Tuesday, when PJM presented a “resilience roadmap” at the Operating Committee meeting. The presentation followed the themes of the recent paper, “PJM’s Evolving Resource Mix…

PJM Capacity Auction Sees Strong Response from Market Participants

PJM Interconnection completed its first annual capacity auction in which all resources had to meet strict capacity performance requirements. The auction procures power supply resources to meet consumers’ electricity needs three years from now. The auction produced a price of…