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Jun 20, 2012, 05:55 ET National Energy Leaders Address Industry Challenges

Nearly a dozen thought leaders from the energy industry came together today during the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc., (MISO) ...


Jun 11, 2012, 05:01 ET FERC Approves Resource Adequacy Enhancements

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today conditionally approved MISO's enhanced resource adequacy proposal, which will provide even...


May 10, 2012, 03:36 ET Pipeline, Electricity Representatives Seek Regional Solutions

Today, MISO hosted another workshop on interdependencies in the gas and electricity industries to provide better understanding of how both sectors...


Apr 25, 2012, 11:16 ET MISO Ready to Meet Peak Demand this Summer

MISO's 2012 Summer Assessment concludes sufficient reserves are ready and available to meet the region's peak demand for power this summer. During...


Apr 03, 2012, 03:37 ET MISO Look-Ahead Tool to Improve Efficiencies, Reduce Costs

Following approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), MISO implemented a new Look Ahead Commitment (LAC) Tool this week for its...


Jan 27, 2012, 02:27 ET MISO Interpretation of Transmission Capacity Sharing Affirmed

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), denied Southwest Power Pool's (SPP) request for rehearing on issues related to its joint operating...


Jan 17, 2012, 10:03 ET MISO Delivers Billions in Benefits to Region

MISO announced today its annual Value Proposition study, which details between $2.2 and $2.7 billion in quantitative benefits that MISO provided for...


Jan 06, 2012, 04:16 ET Testimony Supports Entergy Louisiana and Entergy Gulf States' Membership in MISO

Today, MISO filed testimony with the Louisiana Public Service Commission (LPSC) to support Entergy Louisiana and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana's...


Dec 08, 2011, 11:26 ET Transmission Expansion Projects Unanimously Approved

MISO's Board of Directors today unanimously approved MISO's Transmission Expansion Plan 2011 (MTEP11), a comprehensive long-term regional plan for...


Dec 08, 2011, 05:48 ET Two Board Members Re-elected

The Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator Inc. (MISO) today announced that its members have re-elected two current Board Members, Shelley...


Dec 06, 2011, 06:11 ET MISO Statement Regarding Entergy and ITC Transaction

In response to yesterday's announcement that Entergy Corp. (NYSE: ETR) plans to divest and merge its electric transmission business into ITC Holdings ...


Nov 30, 2011, 05:27 ET Compliance Timing for EPA Regulations Threatens Midwest Reliability

Clair Moeller, MISO Vice President of Transmission Asset Management, warned the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today that the timing of...


Nov 28, 2011, 05:44 ET MISO Files Entergy Transmission Cost Allocation Plan with FERC

Today, MISO, alongside a group of its current transmission owners, and Entergy Arkansas took steps to provide greater reliability and lower costs for ...


Nov 15, 2011, 09:57 ET MISO Applauds Entergy New Orleans Filing to Join MISO

Today, John R. Bear, President and CEO of MISO, issued the following statement regarding Entergy New Orleans filing with the New Orleans City...


Sep 27, 2011, 01:07 ET MISO to Re-File Entergy Cost Allocation Proposal According to FERC Guidance

In June 2011, MISO asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to waive, during a transition period, tariff provisions related to the cost...


Sep 01, 2011, 09:00 ET Miso Connects Social TV to DIRECTV

Miso (www.gomiso.com), the creator of the most connected social TV platform, and DIRECTV, the world's largest pay TV service, today announce the...


Aug 25, 2011, 01:04 ET Survey Says MISO's Market Participants Continue to be Satisfied with Performance

In a study commissioned by the Entergy Regional State Committee (ERSC), MISO market participants said they found "significant improvement" in nearly...


Aug 24, 2011, 02:41 ET Two Industry Experts Join MISO's Government and Regulatory Affairs Team

MISO announced today that two industry experts are joining the regional transmission organization's Government and Regulatory Affairs team. Rob...


Jul 21, 2011, 09:24 ET MISO's Resource Adequacy Proposal Adds New Benefits for its Members and Their Customers

MISO filed yesterday with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) its enhanced resource adequacy construct that will provide even more...


Jul 20, 2011, 06:50 ET MISO Region Sets Energy Demand Record While Maintaining Grid Reliability

With temperatures continuing to bake much of the United States, MISO successfully managed its highest demand ever for electricity in the grid...


Jul 05, 2011, 09:15 ET FERC Confirms MISO's Interpretation of JOA With SPP

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued a declaratory judgment last Friday confirming that the SPP/MISO Joint Operating Agreement...


Jun 22, 2011, 01:19 ET MISO Corrects APPA Report Interpretation

APPA's Competitive Market Plan, Update 2011, issued earlier this month, states that "...MISO is in the process of developing a proposal for a...


May 26, 2011, 11:13 ET MISO Wins National Award for Compliance Program

The Open Compliance and Ethics Group (OCEG) named MISO a recipient of the 2011 Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC) Achievement Award for ...


May 06, 2011, 01:53 ET MISO Reaches Milestone on Smart Grid Project

As part of a national effort to modernize the grid, MISO and its members have achieved a major milestone in their three-year smart grid program to...


Apr 20, 2011, 12:47 ET MISO Annual Meeting Tackles Energy Challenges

MISO, the regional transmission organization that ensures electric reliability across 13 U.S. states and the Canadian province of Manitoba, welcomed...