Category: Planning

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 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 Discusses Auction Results at MRC

PJM presented a summary of the 2020/2021 Base Residual Auction results and report to stakeholders at the Markets and Reliability Committee meeting May 25. Jeff Bastian, manager – Capacity Market Operations, broke down the auction results into offered and cleared…

Planning Committee Discusses Changes to Planning Windows

The Planning Committee reviewed the evolution of the Regional Transmission Expansion Plan proposal windows and its implementation moving forward at its May 4 meeting. As part of the RTEP redesign, PJM is restructuring the proposal window cycles, specifically creating a…

PJM Presents “As left” CETL Studies at TEAC

PJM presented the “as left” capacity emergency transfer limit load deliverability studies for a year 2020 summer model from the 2016 Regional Transmission Expansion Plan at the May 4 Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee meeting. These studies, presented in the reliability…

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 Forum Ponders Quantifying the Value of Resilience

Different resource types contribute distinct reliability attributes to the electric system, and that value should be quantified and reflected in the market, the afternoon panelists at PJM’s Grid 20/20 symposium said. But not all agreed on how. “Whatever the solutions…