Updates Since Nov 02, 2023
NEPOOL requests that the FERC accept (i) the memberships of Citadel Energy Marketing LLC (Supplier Sector); Downeast Wind, LLC [Related Person to Kleen Energy (Generation Sector); JGT2 Energy LLC (Generation Sector); and Qnti.fyi Inc. (Supplier Sector); and (ii) termination of the Participant status of Sam Mintz (End User Sector).
ISO-NE and NEPOOL jointly file revisions to the FCM qualification rules for Distributed Energy Capacity Resources (DECR).
ISO/RTO Council requests a 60-day extension of time, to February 26, 2024, of the deadline to submit comments in response to the FERC’s proposed changes to EQR data collection and filing requirements.
ISO-NE ask that the FERC deny the request for a shortened 5-day comment period; indicates that in subsequent comments it will oppose the Waiver request.
NEPGA requests that the FERC accept the proposal to delay FCA 19 by one year.
EMM files comments generally support DASI Proposal
Galt Power and GSRP Pipeline Acquisition request limited waiver of Section II.A.7.b of OP-14, and to the extent necessary, the requirements in Section III.1.11.3 of the Tariff, for solar resources to receive and respond to Do Not Exceed Dispatch Points for its FR/SR Facilities.
FERC accepts (i) the membership in NEPOOL of: KCE CT 10, KCE CT 11, and the Sierra Club; and (ii) the termination of the Participant status of BP Energy Holding Company.
FERC accepts Attachment F Corrections & Updates, eff. Nov 28, 2023
ISO-NE submits required FCA18 informational filing
Public Systems (CMEEC, MMWEC, NHEC, and VPPSA) support the schedule changes proposed.
ISO-NE submits its 2023 Q3 FERC Form 3Q
ISO-NE and NEPOOL jointly file changes to allow Lead Market Participants greater flexibility for submitting Permanent De-List Bids and Retirement De-List Bids in a Forward Capacity Auction.
FERC Office of Enforcement issues 2023 Staff Report
ISO-NE and NEPOOL jointly file updates to the cost of new entry (CONE) and net cost of new entry (Net CONE) for FCAs 19 and 20, reflecting the elimination of MOPR through revisions to the after tax weighted average cost of capital (ATWACC).
ISO-NE files 2023 Q3 Report
ISO-NE requests continued authorization for drawdowns under new $40 million Revolving Credit Line and $4 million Payment Default Shortfall Fund;
comment date Dec 4, 2023
ISO-NE and NEPOOL file ICR-Related Values for the 2027-28 Capacity Comm. Period (FCA18)
FERC accepts National Grid/GMP LSA, eff. Nov 11, 2023. The FERC denied the requested waiver of the 60-day prior notice requirement, finding the Filing Parties had not made the requisite showing of extraordinary circumstances for filing the agreement for new service after the date that services commenced. Accordingly, the Filing Parties were directed to refund the time value of revenues collected for the time period the rate was collected without Commission authorization, with refunds limited so as not to cause Filing Parties to operate at a loss. The refund report is due on or before Dec 11, 2023.
FERC/NERC/Regional Entity Staff report posted in eLibrary
ISO-NE and NEPOOL jointly file changes to delay FCA19, including its related pre and post-auction activities, for one calendar year. Proposed Tariff revisions also address the timeline for conducting subsequent auctions, the schedule for running FCA19’s ARAs, and adjustments to the FCA qualification rules for certain resources to prevent the delay from adversely impacting their FCM participation.
NEPOOL files comments supporting NESCOE’s 2024 Budget
NEP files notice of cancellation of IA with Dichotomy Collins Hydro superseded by SGIA
ISO-NE and NEPOOL jointly file changes to eliminate the potential for upward mitigation of Energy Supply Offers by incorporating updates which will be used to compare each financial parameter of the Supply Offer to the Reference Level and use the lesser of the two values when performing certain automated mitigation procedures.