PJM Announces New Capacity Performance Transition Auction Dates

On July 28, PJM submitted a compliance filing with the Federal Energy Regulation Commission which allows Capacity Performance-capable demand response and energy efficient resources in the two Capacity Performance transition auctions.

The filing also listed the new dates for the transitional auctions.

Delivery Year: Type of auction: DR Sell Offer  and EE M&V Plans to PJM: Offer Window Opens: Offer Window Closes: Clear and Post Results:
2016/2017 Transitional Aug. 7 Aug. 26 Aug. 27 Aug. 31
2017/2018 Transitional Aug. 7 Sept. 3 Sept. 4 Sept. 9
2018/2019 Annual Base Residual N/A Aug. 10 Aug. 14 Aug. 21

The transition auctions are needed this year to allow supply resources to commit under the new Capacity Performance requirement for the 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 delivery years.