ISO New England is providing this web guide to assist you in understanding participation in the Forward Capacity Market (FCM). However, you shouldn’t rely solely on this web guide. Consult Market Rule 1 and relevant market manuals, operating procedures, and planning procedures to ensure that you are complying with all requirements. In case of any discrepancy with this web guide, Market Rule 1 and the manuals and procedures govern.
Learn how to get started in the FCM or how to remove capacity either permanently or for a single capacity commitment period using de-list bids. Select your resource type:
Read about the online auction system and how the auction works:
If you have a new resource, know your rights and responsibilities after participating in an FCA:
Learn how to acquire, increase, decrease, or eliminate a capacity supply obligation (CSO) after the FCA:
Learn about what’s required to deliver capacity as part of the FCM: