Category: PJM News

MIC moves price responsive demand proposals forward

On Nov. 8, after a lengthy discussion, stakeholders at the Market Implementation Committee voted to move two proposals on price responsive demand further along in the stakeholder process. The Demand Response Subcommittee developed several price responsive demand proposals, which would…

PJM, stakeholders discuss Operations resilience 

PJM provided stakeholders a further introduction to system operation resilience efforts Tuesday afternoon, with a special session of the Operating Committee that focused on gas pipeline contingencies. Dave Souder, director – Operations Planning, led the discussion, which covered the approach…

PJM files NOPR reply comments at FERC

Today, PJM Interconnection filed reply comments with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on the U.S. Department of Energy’s notice of public rulemaking. PJM requests the FERC to expedite PJM’s consideration with its stakeholders of market reforms, require RTOs to report back…

Stakeholders examine possible DER solutions

Stakeholders spent much of the Nov. 6 meeting of the special Market Implementation Committee on Distributed Energy Resources looking at how PJM and electric distribution companies would handle the interconnection of resources. The group conducted an extended review of proposals…

PJM introduces beta for new services queues page in Planning 

Members can easily filter and find information about new service requests in the planning section with the New Services Queue page on pjm.com. The new page combines information from various existing pages into a single, more easily understandable and filterable…

PJM presents recommended projects at special TEAC 

PJM reviewed project recommendations with the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee on Nov. 2, in advance of presenting them to the PJM Board in December. The board will consider the projects for inclusion in the Regional Transmission Expansion Plan. Market Efficiency PJM…

Philadelphia Business Journal honors Swimm

The Philadelphia Business Journal has honored Nora Swimm, PJM senior vice president – Corporate Client Services, as one of its 2017 Women of Distinction. Swimm is being honored for her professional achievement, dedication to mentorship and community involvement. “Nora is…

PJM Moves to Intraday Offers

On Nov. 1, PJM introduced intraday offers to its Energy Market, the result of a directive from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to provide the ability for market participants to offer bids during the day. Intraday offers permit more flexibility…

PJM Resilience Director Reflects on Maria Rebuild Efforts

It has been almost six weeks since Hurricane Maria slammed into islands in the Caribbean Sea. Six weeks living without electricity for the many of millions of Americans who live on the United States territories of Puerto Rico and the…

PRD, Resource Adequacy among MRC Topics 

In a morning filled with debates – some lengthy – PJM and stakeholders discussed how the Capacity Performance construct will accommodate price responsive demand at the Markets & Reliability Committee meeting Oct. 26. The Demand Response Subcommittee has developed several…