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Aug 09, 2016, 12:45 ET PJM Board Approves $636 Million Investment in Transmission Projects

 The PJM Interconnection Board has authorized more than $636 million in electric transmission projects to strengthen the grid and reduce...


Aug 05, 2016, 16:42 ET PJM Board Suspends Artificial Island Transmission Project

 The PJM Interconnection Board has suspended the Artificial Island transmission project and directed PJM to perform a comprehensive analysis...


May 24, 2016, 17:36 ET PJM Capacity Auction Continues To Attract New Resources At Competitive Prices

 Results of PJM Interconnection's second auction with stringent pay-for-performance standards attracted a significant amount of new resources...


May 19, 2016, 12:01 ET PJM Members Elect Two New Board Members

 The PJM Interconnection Members Committee today elected Dean Oskvig and Mark Takahashi to the PJM Board to replace retiring members...


May 06, 2016, 12:32 ET PJM Paper Identifies Value Of Markets In Attracting New Investment

PJM Interconnection asserted today that its markets are a more efficient means of attracting cost-effective new generation resources while...


May 03, 2016, 12:05 ET PJM Ready To Meet Summer Demand

PJM Interconnection, operator of the nation's largest electric grid, is ready to meet the expected power demand of 61 million consumers this...


Mar 10, 2016, 10:51 ET Chief Operations Officer To Leave PJM

PJM Interconnection said today that Michael J. Kormos, executive vice president and chief operations officer, has announced his intention to leave...


Jan 11, 2016, 07:30 ET Axion Power International Files for PJM Interconnection Agreement

 Axion Power International, Inc. (Nasdaq: AXPW) is pleased to announce that it has filed an interconnection application with PJM...


Dec 16, 2015, 16:53 ET PJM Board Approves $490 Million In Transmission Investment

 The PJM Interconnection Board today authorized new regional transmission projects to strengthen the high-voltage electricity infrastructure at...


Dec 16, 2015, 16:53 ET PJM Board Approves $490 Million In Transmission Investment

 The PJM Interconnection Board today authorized new regional transmission projects to strengthen the high-voltage electricity infrastructure at...


Dec 10, 2015, 11:05 ET Platts Recognizes PJM CEO Emeritus Terry Boston With Lifetime Achievement Award

PJM Interconnection CEO Emeritus Terry Boston has been honored for his 43-year career advancing grid reliability and security in the electricity...


Dec 10, 2015, 11:05 ET Platts Recognizes PJM CEO Emeritus Terry Boston With Lifetime Achievement Award

PJM Interconnection CEO Emeritus Terry Boston has been honored for his 43-year career advancing grid reliability and security in the electricity...


Nov 12, 2015, 11:49 ET PJM And Members Ready For Winter With Sufficient Electricity Supplies To Meet Demand

PJM Interconnection, which manages the high voltage power grid for 13 states and Washington, D.C., has sufficient resources to meet forecasted...


Sep 09, 2015, 17:20 ET Second PJM Capacity Performance Transitional Auction Ensures Power Supplies For 2017-2018

 PJM Interconnection's second transitional auction successfully procured the targeted amount of resources to perform under strict Capacity...


Aug 31, 2015, 17:59 ET PJM Capacity Performance Transitional Auction Ensures Availability of Resources to Maintain Reliable Power Supplies for 2016-2017

 PJM Interconnection successfully procured the targeted amount of resources that meet Capacity Performance standards in its first transitional...


Aug 21, 2015, 18:00 ET PJM's Capacity Auction Draws Landmark Commitment From Electricity Resources To Perform Whenever Needed

 The first PJM Interconnection capacity auction to include the new Capacity Performance requirement attracted a strong response from capacity...


Jun 18, 2015, 15:04 ET PJM Forum Reveals Possible Gas/Electric Interoperability Solutions; Underscores Need For More Discussion

 Aligning the natural gas infrastructure with the electric transmission infrastructure may be a complex challenge, but it is solvable,...


Jun 10, 2015, 13:27 ET FERC Approves PJM Capacity Performance Proposal

 PJM Interconnection received approval late Tuesday from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for its Capacity Performance proposal. ...


May 26, 2015, 12:36 ET PJM Explores Gas/Electric Interoperability At Grid 20/20 Forum June 17

Federal Energy Regulatory Commissioner Philip Moeller will be among the key speakers at PJM's Grid 20/20: Focus on Gas/Electric Interoperability on...


May 21, 2015, 12:13 ET PJM Members Elect Terry Blackwell to Board

 The PJM Interconnection Members Committee has elected Terry Blackwell to the PJM Board to finish the unexpired term of William R....


May 19, 2015, 11:58 ET PJM Has Power Supplies Ready To Keep Consumers Cool This Summer

 PJM Interconnection, operator of the nation's largest power grid, is ready with power supplies to meet 61 million consumers' expected power...


Apr 29, 2015, 11:24 ET PJM Board Names Andrew Ott As PJM President, CEO

 Andrew L. Ott will become PJM Interconnection's new president and CEO later this year, the PJM Board of Managers announced today. Ott...


Feb 18, 2015, 16:09 ET PJM CEO Terry Boston To Retire At Year-End

 PJM Interconnection announced today that its president and chief executive officer, Terry Boston, will retire from PJM on Dec. 31, 2015....


Feb 07, 2014, 13:14 ET PJM CEO Terry Boston Elected To National Academy Of Engineering

 PJM Interconnection President and CEO Terry Boston has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering for his leadership in the...


Jan 31, 2014, 16:00 ET PJM Grid Meets Month-long Challenges Of Cold January

 PJM Interconnection, the electricity grid operator for more than 61 million people in 13 states and the District of Columbia, experienced one...