Category: Planning

PJM Presents RTEP Updates at TEAC

PJM Planning staff on Thursday gave the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee an update on the progress of the 2017 Regional Transmission Expansion Plan, as well as an update on the status of the new Planning Community tool. PJM anticipates opening…

Grid Resilience, Winter Resource Adequacy at PC Forefront

Stakeholders and PJM engaged in a primer for the hows, whys and wherefores for incorporating resilience into PJM system planning at the July 13 Planning Committee meeting. Mark Sims, manager – Transmission Planning, gave an overview of several major aspects…

PJM Issues Mid-year Load Update

PJM released its mid-year update of the PJM load forecast.  The load forecast uses a number of scenarios to predict load for the current year and three years ahead. The update provides capacity market participants an early indication of next…

PJM Updates Possible Stability Solutions  

PJM has updated its analysis, “Stability Project Beneficiary Identification Alternatives,” which it developed at the direction of the PJM Board. PJM provides this revised white paper to address several specific issues raised by PJM stakeholders at the June 9, 2017,…

PJM Unveils Improved System Map

PJM has posted a new enhanced system map, which gives users a more interactive and streamlined way to access information about the grid. PJM used stakeholder feedback to develop improvements and provide more functionality for map users.  Improvements include: Customizable views…

Stakeholders Support PJM Regulation Changes at MRC

Stakeholders demonstrated their strong support for changes in how PJM balances regulation signals at the Markets Reliability Committee on June 22. Eric Hsia, manager – Performance Compliance, presented the regulation market enhancements that were endorsed by the Regulation Market Issues…

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…