Friday, May 6, 2016

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ERCOT News

EFH Files New Chapter 11 Plan

EFH Files New Chapter 11 Plan

With its effort to convert its Oncor T&D utility into a REIT foundering, Energy Future Holdings filed a new bankruptcy plan.

ERCOT Board of Directors Briefs

ERCOT Board of Directors Briefs

ERCOT’s Independent Market Monitor said that negative prices are becoming less frequent and that they have virtually no impact on average energy prices.

AEP’s Crowder Joins GridLiance

AEP’s Crowder Joins GridLiance

GridLiance announced that American Electric Power’s J. Calvin Crowder has joined as president of its South Central region.

ISO-NE News

MISO News

MISO Advisory Committee Briefs

MISO Advisory Committee Briefs

MISO’s Advisory Committee has narrowed down the list of topics for the first version of its 2016 priorities document.

FERC OKs Entergy LBA Agreements

FERC OKs Entergy LBA Agreements

FERC approved 11 Entergy local balancing authority agreements stemming from the utility’s 2013 integration into MISO.

MISO Informational Forum Briefs

MISO Informational Forum Briefs

Energy prices hit a seven-year low last March in MISO, while the RTO’s filings at FERC are also trending downward this year.

MISO Reliability Subcommittee Briefs

MISO Reliability Subcommittee Briefs

A summary of issues discussed by the MISO Reliability Subcommittee, including frequency response and the RTO’s quarterly report on seams.

NYISO News

PJM News

SPP News

SPP RSC Briefs

SPP RSC Briefs

SPP’s Integrated Marketplace continues to show growth and member benefits in its second year of business.

SPP News Roundup from FERC Open Meeting

SPP News Roundup from FERC Open Meeting

A roundup of orders related to SPP that FERC issued last week at its open meeting, including a partial settlement with companies over the Integrated System.

FERC & Federal News

FERC Open Meeting Briefs

FERC Open Meeting Briefs

FERC commissioners received briefings from staff about energy storage in RTOs and from the National Labs about grid modernization.

Bill Faces Partisan Divide

Bill Faces Partisan Divide

The U.S. Senate passed its first major energy bill in almost a decade but faces a tight calendar to reach agreement with the House.

FERC to Examine RTO Rules for Energy Storage

FERC to Examine RTO Rules for Energy Storage

FERC is seeking comment on energy storage’s participation in the wholesale energy markets, questioning whether RTOs’ rules are creating barriers for the resource.

Company Briefs

Company Briefs

News briefs on companies and firms doing business with RTOs.

Federal Briefs

Federal Briefs

News briefs on FERC and the federal agencies that impact RTOs.

State Briefs

State Briefs

News briefs from the states within the footprint of RTOs.

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