The Environmental Advisory Group (EAG) is an open stakeholder forum that provides input and feedback to ISO New England on the environmental consequences of regional system planning and operations affecting the New England control area. The EAG assists the Planning Advisory Committee (its parent committee), the Reliability Committee and associated Power Supply Planning Committee, and ISO New England in the following ways:
Regular meeting updates on state and federal environmental requirements affecting electricity generation and transmission operations, the environmental consequences of current operations, quarterly reports, and other information can be accessed below and on the Environmental Reports page.
EAG meetings are public, and any entity, including the following, can designate a member to the EAG:
To be added to the EAG email distribution list, send a request to email@example.com.
|July 2020||Environmental Update: review of environmental initiatives affecting generators and the bulk electric power system for the second quarter of 2020|
|July 2020||Greenhouse Gas Update: review of greenhouse gas reduction initiatives affecting generators and the bulk electric power system for the second quarter of 2020|
|September 2020||August 2020 New England Control Area Environmental Metrics: estimated system emissions (carbon dioxide [CO2], sulfur dioxide [SO2], and nitrogen oxides [NOx]); rolling monthly average marginal fuel type; and water-usage|
|September 2020||2018 Marginal System CO2 Emission Rate: real-time, load-weighted system average marginal CO2 emission rate (lb/MWh) for 2018 calendar year, in 5-minute intervals|
|Upcoming Environmental Advisory Group Events|