NEW ENGLAND POWER POOL

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The New England Power Pool (NEPOOL) was established in 1971 as a voluntary association of market participants from the six New England States.  The Participants Committee is the principal governing body of NEPOOL, which considers and acts on all matters affecting the New England region’s wholesale electric power arrangements, either directly or by delegation. The Participants Committee is made up of six energy Sectors in which every NEPOOL Participant, together with its Related Persons, is entitled to have a member and alternate.  The six Sectors are each represented by an Officer that is selected by the Sector on an annual basis. A Committee Chairman is elected from among those Officers.  The Participants Committee meets monthly in a New England locale, typically in Boston or its environs, and has an annual Summer Meeting, typically at the end of June, at locations throughout the New England States.  


May 17    NEPOOL files limited comments on ISO-NE Waiver Request.  NEPOOL filed comments on ISO-NE's 
               May 1 Waiver Request to report on ISO-NE’s engagement with regional stakeholders prior to submitting its 
               Request and to emphasize the importance that any future changes to the Tariff or Market Rules to address 
               system reliability issues be explored through the NEPOOL Participant Processes.  View comments here.

May 16    Exelon files Mystic 8/9 Cost of Service Agreement. 
Exelon filed pursuant to Section 205 of the Federal 
               Power Act a Cost-of-Service Agreement between Mystic Power, LLC (Mystic), Exelon Generation Company, LLC
               (ExGen) and ISO-NE.  The Agreement provides cost-of-service compensation to Mystic for continued operation
               of the Mystic 8 & 9 units, which ISO-NE has requested be retained to ensure fuel security for the New England
               region, for the June 1, 2022 to May 31, 2024 period.  View filing here.

May 9      NEPOOL files comments in Grid Resilience Proceeding (AD18-7)
                
View comments here.

May 1      ISO-NE Submits Mystic 8 & 9 Waiver Filing.  Having determined that it is essential to retain the 
               services of Mystic 8 & 9 beyond their planned retirement dates to ensure the fuel security necessary for 
               reliable operation of the New England electric grid,
ISO-NE requests waiver of its Tariff to the extent 
               necessary (i) for the retention of Mystic 8 & 9 for fuel security, rather than for local transmission needs, 
               and (ii) to extend certain deadlines to accommodate the requirements of the owner of Mystic 8 & 9.  
               Comments on this filing are due May 23.  View filing here. 



Jun 19         Transmission Committee - Westborough, MA DoubleTree Hotel.  materials.

Jun 21         Power Supply Planning Committee - Westborough, MA DoubleTree Hotel.  materials.

Jun 21         Meter Reader Working Group - Teleconference.  materials.

Jun 25         Demand Resources Working Group - Holyoke, MA ISO-NE (Boston Conf. Room).  materials.

Jun 26-28   Participants Committee Summer Meeting - Westbrook, CT Water's Edge.  materials.  info.
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