News From CAISO/WECC
PG&E reported additional problems with its transmission lines prior to the deadly Camp Fire and asked state regulators to approve a more than $1 billion rate hike. | NASA
CAISO’s 2019 revenue requirement will be less than this year’s, despite hiring and costs associated with its planned new role as reliability coordinator for most of the West. | © RTO Insider
The California Public Utilities Commission voted to examine its rules allowing utilities to de-energize power lines in cases of dangerous wildfire conditions.
CAISO’s efforts to rein in congestion revenue rights insufficiencies seemed to show progress this summer and early fall but fell short in the last months of 2018. | © RTO Insider