On December 12, NEPGA filed a Supplemental Protest of the Installed Capacity Requirement and MRI Demand Curve values ISO-NE proposes to apply in FCA 13 (commencing in February 2019) (No. ER19-291). On November 27, NEPGA filed a Conditional Protest, conditioned on FERC accepting ISO-NE’s proposal to re-price to $0/kW-month the Retirement De-List Bid offers of […]
On December 10, NEPGA filed a Request for Rehearing of FERC’s November 9 order (a 2-1 decision, with Chairman Neal Chatterjee dissenting) granting ISO-NE’s and its Internal Market Monitor’s (IMM) request to change the mitigation methodology for Retirement De-List Bids (RDL) effective for FCA 13 (Docket No. ER18-1770). The IMM’s RDL mitigation review methodology requires […]
NEPGA Files Conditional Protest of FCA 13 Installed Capacity Requirement and Demand Curve Values – No. ER19-291
On November 27, 2018, NEPGA filed a Motion to Intervene and Conditional Protest of ISO-NE’s proposed Installed Capacity Requirement (ICR) and MRI Demand Curve values for effect in FCA 13 (Docket No. ER19-291). As NEPGA explains, ISO-NE uses a different, more relaxed reliability standard for purposes of calculating the ICR and Demand Curve values than […]
NEPGA filed an Answer to ISO-NE’s answer to NEPGA’s Protest of its proposal to re-price resources made eligible for a cost-of-service agreement to meet a demonstrated fuel security need (No. ER18-2364). ISO-NE proposes to allow a resource that would otherwise retire from the FCA to enter into a cost-of-service agreement (or in some cases receive […]
On October 1, 2018, NEPGA filed a Supplemental Protest of ISO-NE’s and its Internal Market Monitor’s proposal to change the economic life calculation for purposes of Retirement De-List Bid mitigation beginning in FCA 13. NEPGA filed an initial Protest of the proposal in July, following which FERC’s Office of Energy Market Regulation issued a deficiency […]
On September 21, 2018, NEPGA filed a protest of ISO-NE’s proposal to re-price resources held for fuel security as price-takers in the Forward Capacity Auction (No. ER18-2364). ISO-NE’s re-pricing proposal is one part of its compliance filing seeking to satisfy FERC’s directive that ISO-NE file Tariff changes allowing for a resource to be held out-of-market […]
NEPGA’s reply filed with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities following the protest of NEPGA’s intervention filed by the Electric Distribution Companies with regard to the proposed 20-year contract with Hydro Quebec over the New England Clean Energy Connect (Dockets 18-64, 18-65 and 18-66).
NEPGA Answers EDCs Motion for Clarification in Fuel Security Proceeding – Nos. ER18-1509 and EL18-182
NEPGA answered the Indicated Electric Distribution Companies’ (EDCs) Motion for Clarification, in which the EDCs ask FERC to find that the “central purpose” of its order directing ISO-NE to file improvements to its market design to address fuel security needs is to “add new infrastructure” to New England (Nos. ER18-1509 and EL18-182). In order to […]
NEPGA initial comments filed with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities on consideration of three companion contracts for 20-years with Hydro Quebec over the New England Clean Energy Connect (Dockets 18-64, 18-65, 18-66).
NEPGA Motion for Clarification or Rehearing of Pricing Treatment for Resources Held for Fuel Security in FCA 13
NEPGA Motion for Clarification or In the Alternative Request for Rehearing of FERC Order denying ISO-NE Waiver Request to hold the Mystic Units for fuel security. The NEPGA filing focuses solely on the pricing treatment of the held resources in FCA 13 highlighting the Commission Order’s clear preference to price the resources at a competitive […]