Category: PJM News

Update: PJM System Performing in Winter Storm Grayson

Extreme cold temperatures continued across the PJM footprint Thursday, along with snow and ice associated with Winter Storm Grayson in the eastern portion of the RTO. As of noon, Jan. 4, the preliminary peak demand for this cold snap is…

Stakeholders tackle complex issues at MRC

The stakeholder process did not take a holiday Thursday, as members looked at a number of complex issues at the Markets & Reliability Committee meeting. Capacity Construct Public Policy Senior Task Force Stakeholders voted to defer consideration until the Jan….

PJM receives Main Line Gives Back Award

PJM has received the Main Line Gives Back Award in the large corporation category from the Main Line Chamber of Commerce.  The award honors companies’ efforts to enhance the community, through support for nonprofits and other community-focused endeavors including donations…

MIC listens to reliability and resilience proposals

Resilience, RERRA and complex market solutions – stakeholders discussed it all at the Markets Implementation Committee meeting on Dec. 13. PJM presented resilience from an RTO-wide overview, as well as an examination of market aspects for gas pipelines in emergencies….

OC hears resilience update 

How PJM and its stakeholders would approach gas-electric contingencies during a cyber or physical threat was at the center of the Dec. 12 Operating Committee meeting. Stakeholders and PJM reviewed resilience initiatives for gas pipeline contingencies – in both “normal”…

PJM, stakeholders vet IMM proposal at special MRC

At a special session of the Markets & Reliability Committee Tuesday, PJM and stakeholders had a thorough review and vetting of a proposal that was recently endorsed by the Capacity Construct/Public Policy Senior Task Force. The proposal from Monitoring Analytics,…

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 panelists look at energy beyond PJM

Even without the Department of Energy’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, many issues drive the federal discussion of the electric energy industry these days. Panelists from the federal sphere gave their perspective of the industry…