In seeking FERC certification as a regional transmissionorganization (RTO) yesterday, PJM Interconnection LLC and its ninetransmission owners claimed the regional independent systemoperator (ISO) already possesses the characteristics and functionsrequired by the Commission’s Order 2000 to qualify as an RTO.
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In an attempt to alleviate stresses on the power grid in theMid-Atlantic region this summer, the PJM Interconnection L.L.C. hasinitiated a pilot program under which it will pay electriccustomers to reduce their electric loads during emergencysituations.
In an attempt to alleviate stresses on the power grid in theMid-Atlantic region this summer, the PJM Interconnection LLC hasinitiated a pilot program under which it will pay electriccustomers to reduce their consumption during emergency situations.
Regional Transmission Organizations (RTOs), a gridinterconnection policy and FERC’s merger-review policy are issuesthat have captured the interest of the electric industry, butCommissioner William Massey says natural gas companies should beequally as curious since the measures are likely to favorablyinfluence demand.