Category: Planning

TEAC Reviews Reliability, Window Updates

PJM updated the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee on Feb. 9 on the Regional Transmission Expansion Plan’s third 2016 competitive windows, generation deactivations and reliability projects. PJM anticipates a special TEAC on Artificial Island on March 3. Reliability PJM recommended reliability…

Planning Committee Discusses Redesign of Processes

Planning Committee presentations on Feb. 9 focused on project reports, updates and the  redesign of the planning process. PJM provided  updates from the ongoing special Planning Committee meetings regarding the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Order 1000 lessons learned for the…

PJM Site Shows How PJM Prepares for Winter and Summer

A lot goes on behind the scenes with PJM and its members to get ready for cold winter days and steaming summer ones. The newest PJM Learning Center page compares the different ways PJM prepares for summer and winter weather…

PJM Launches Tool to Streamline Generation Interconnection Process

PJM launched today a new tool called Queue Point that simplifies the way generation interconnection requests are submitted to PJM for study. Queue Point is a module within PJM’s Planning Center that allows users to enter data for multiple interconnection…

Stakeholder Feedback Drove Several Improvements Last Year

PJM listened, learned and, more importantly, took action in 2016 on stakeholder feedback based on the last survey. PJM reported the year-end results of the action plans at the Members Committee Webinar on Monday. “We’re very proud of the accomplishments…

Reliability, Windows at Heart of TEAC Meeting  

Members took a close look at reliability projects – including a large infrastructure project in New Jersey and the results of Regional Transmission Expansion Plan’s second and third 2016 competitive windows – at the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee meeting on Jan….

PJM Releases 2017 Load Forecast Report

PJM has released the 2017 PJM Load Forecast Report, which contains projections of peak load, net energy, load management, and distributed solar generation for each PJM zone and the RTO.  Forecasts span the years 2017 through 2032.  PJM also posted…

Planning Committee Reviews Preliminary Load Forecast

A look at what the PJM planning process might be going forward was at the heart of the Planning Committee meeting on Dec. 15. In addition to the preliminary 2017 Load Forecast Report and a problem statement on winter season…

PJM Updates TEAC on Artificial Island Preliminary Review

PJM presented preliminary recommendations regarding the scope of the Artificial Island project Dec. 15 at the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee meeting. After further discussion around the project, PJM will give stakeholders its final recommendations at the TEAC in January, in…