Eastern U.S. Heat Wave Boosts Wholesale Power on Three Grids

By: Naureen S. Malik |

Spot wholesale electricity on grids stretching from New England to the mid-Atlantic and Midwestern states gained as a heat wave spurred demand for power to run air conditioners.

The regions will see summer-like heat and humidity into the weekend, according to WSI Corp. in Andover, Massachusetts. PJM Interconnection LLC, which […]

2015-05-07T15:39:45-05:00May 30th, 2013|Pennsylvania Market|

NYISO Issues ‘Power Trends 2013’

Reviews ‘Alternating Currents’ of Issues Facing the Electric Grid

By: NYSO |

The New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) today issued its annual review of the forces and factors affecting New York state’s electric system, “Power Trends 2013: Alternating Currents.”

“While the near-term outlook for New York’s electric system is positive, we face an array of […]

2015-05-07T15:39:54-05:00May 30th, 2013|New York Market|

State Approves PSE&G’s $500 Million Solar-Energy Initiative

By: Tom Johnson |

A nearly half-billion dollar program to promote new solar projects proposed by Public Service Electric & Gas won approval yesterday from state regulators, with officials saying the projects would have little impact on utility customers’ electric bills.

But the New Jersey Division of Rate Counsel and lobbyists for business interests questioned […]

2015-05-07T15:39:54-05:00May 30th, 2013|New Jersey Market|