July 18, 2016
June’s low average monthly power price of $21.24 per megawatt-hour (MWh)* was the third-lowest price since 2003, edging out May, which held the third-lowest spot for only a month. The average monthly price of natural gas in New England was the sixth-lowest of any month since 2003, when New England’s current wholesale electricity markets were launched. Total energy consumption during June was at the second-lowest level of any June since 2000, likely due to continued mild weather.
July 13, 2016
Once again, summer is flying by with fall not far behind and with it comes the start of ISO New England’s remaining 2016 training classes. We are offering three courses in the 2016 fall curriculum: WEM 101, WEM 201, and FCM 1010. These classes tend to fill up quickly so, if you are interested in attending, register now!
June 29, 2016
The ISO has recently expanded the listing presented on its Current Power System Status webpage and ISO Express System Status Monitor to include all 11 OP 4 actions plus Minimum Generation Emergency notices. The listing now also indicates which specific areas of the system to which the notification pertains and the time the notification was made.