June 17, 2016
The Wholesale Markets Project Plan provides a biannual update of the market-related activities described in the Annual Work Plan as well as updates on additional market-related activities pursued by the ISO. It’s published in summer and winter.
ISO New England incorporates wind-powered resources into real-time dispatch with Do Not Exceed Dispatch
June 1, 2016
On May 25, the ISO implemented a modified electronic dispatch method for intermittent resources, enabling the region’s wind-powered resources and intermittent hydro resources to take electronic dispatch instructions for the first time and become eligible to set real-time prices in the wholesale electricity marketplace. The change helps improve price formation in the markets and marks an important milestone in ISO-NE’s efforts to efficiently integrate renewable resources.
May 26, 2016
As the region gears up for a season of fun in the sun, ISO-NE prepares for conditions unique to the hot, humid summer months. Peak demand brought on by warmer weather and an increased reliance on energy-intensive technologies, such as air conditioning, can create complex challenges for the grid operator.