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SPP, MISO Move Ahead on Flowgate Rules

SPP, MISO Move Ahead on Flowgate Rules The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission last week approved SPP’s market-to-market coordination rules with MISO, after the two RTOs resolved an earlier dispute over the creation of flowgates (ER13-1864). Read full article at RTO Insider FERC DOCKET ER13-1864-000

PSE&G FILES COMPLAINT WITH FEDERAL AGENCY AGAINST POWER-GRID OPERATOR

PSE&G FILES COMPLAINT WITH FEDERAL AGENCY AGAINST POWER-GRID OPERATOR Utility’s beef: PJM is not following own rules deciding who gets to build 18-mile transmission line PSE&G Hope Creek Public Service Electric & Gas is asking a powerful federal agency to order the operator of the nation’s largest power grid to follow its own rules in … Continue reading PSE&G FILES COMPLAINT WITH FEDERAL AGENCY AGAINST POWER-GRID OPERATOR

ANALYSIS: Goldman’s J Aron defies bank power trading pullback

ANALYSIS: Goldman’s J Aron defies bank power trading pullback While the number of banks active in physical power trading in the US has been decreasing, at least one perennial market maker — Goldman Sachs trading arm J Aron — has been holding steady. According to wholesale power sales data reported to the Federal Energy Regulatory … Continue reading ANALYSIS: Goldman’s J Aron defies bank power trading pullback

U.S to invest $59 million in solar energy innovation

U.S to invest $59 million in solar energy innovation Obama government has revealed a plan to invest around $59 million in solar energy innovation, according to Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz. The funds will be utilized for doubling the nation’s renewable energy generation for the second time by 2020. Read full article at Greentech Lead

Public Service Electric & Gas files complaint against PJM over Order 1000 issue

Public Service Electric & Gas files complaint against PJM over Order 1000 issue Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G) filed on Jan. 29 at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission a complaint against PJM Interconnection over grid reliability issues around its “Artificial Island” nuclear facilities in southern New Jersey. PSE&G said it is submitting this complaint … Continue reading Public Service Electric & Gas files complaint against PJM over Order 1000 issue

American Wind Energy Rebounded In 2014: AWEA

American Wind Energy Rebounded In 2014: AWEA The American Wind Energy Association has released its fourth quarter 2014 wind energy industry report, and it was good news for the American wind energy industry in 2014, with more than four times more wind energy coming online than the year previously. Read full article at Clean Technica