Category: PJM News

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…

PJM Updates MC on FERC Action 

At the March 23 Members Committee meeting, PJM presented recent actions by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the results of which relate to the upcoming base residual auction. The auction, which will begin on May 10, is for the 2020/2021…

PJM Reaches Out to Stakeholders at MC Webinar

Stakeholder involvement was the theme as PJM reached out to members on a number of different issues at the Members Committee Webinar March 20. PJM encouraged stakeholders to provide feedback and input on a number of topics on planning and…

2016 State of the Market Report Posted

Monitoring Analytics, the independent market monitor for PJM, posted the 2016 State of the Market Report for PJM on the Monitoring Analytics webpage yesterday. Some highlights: PJM Interconnection’s wholesale energy, capacity and regulation markets produced competitive results during 2016. PJM…

Security & Resilience Committee Launches  March 17

PJM’s new Security and Resilience Advisory Committee will hold its first meeting March 17. PJM established the committee to inform membership on issues related to physical security, cybersecurity and resilience through effective collaboration, coordination and timely communications. Under the committee’s…

Save the Date! Next Grid 20/20 Forum April 19

PJM will hold the latest in its series of Grid 20/20 forums on April 19. The April forum will feature panel discussions on fuel security and resilience. What:                   PJM Grid 20/20: Fuel Security & Resilience When:                  Wednesday, April…

Bresler Addresses External Capacity Issues at MC

At the Feb. 23 Members Committee meeting, PJM presented the actions taken by the Board of Managers regarding a proposal on external capacity resources developed by the Underperformance Risk Management Senior Task Force. The PJM Board on Feb. 15 resolved…

MRC Continues Task Force Hiatus

The Markets and Reliability Committee voted Thursday to continue the hiatus of the Transmission Replacement Process Senior Task Force. Stakeholders agreed to extend the task force’s hiatus for three months, pending action by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which currently…

Tom O’Brien Promoted to PJM Senior VP and CIO

The PJM Board of Managers has promoted Thomas O’Brien to senior vice president and chief information officer. O’Brien previously was vice president and chief information officer. “Now more than ever our industry needs visionary leadership around information technology,” said Andrew…

FERC Issues Dominate MIC

Although the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission may currently lack commissioners, it was the center of discussion at the Market Implementation Committee on Feb. 8. PJM gave a number of FERC-related presentations, starting with how the commission will operate with the…