On July 9, NEPGA filed Comments in advance of the July 15 FERC Staff-led public meeting to receive information regarding the Energy Security Improvements (ESI) design ISO-NE is developing to comply with FERC’s directive that it file by October 15 improvements to the wholesale market design to address winter energy security issues (Docket No. EL18-182, […]
On April 15, 2019, NEPGA filed a protest in response to ISO-NE’s Inventoried Energy Program (IE Program) proposal pending before FERC (Docket No. ER19-1428). ISO-NE intends for the IE Program to provide “incremental revenue” to resources that contribute to firm winter fuel and energy in the FCA 14 and 15 winter months, believing that it […]
On April 12, NEPGA filed a Protest of ISO-NE’s FCA 13 Results Filing, specifically with respect to the failure of ISO-NE to include testimony from its Internal Market Monitor (IMM) attesting to the competitiveness of the FCA 13 outcome (Docket No. ER19-1166). The Tariff requires that ISO-NE file, under Section 205 of the Federal Power […]
NEPGA Reply Brief to the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities in consideration of contracts with Hydro Quebec (Docket 18-64, 65, 66).
Comments filed by NEPGA to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection on proposed changes to the Clean Energy Standard
NEPGA filed an initial brief with Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities on consideration of contracts with Hydro Quebec over the New England Clean Energy Connect (DPU 18-64, 65, 66).
NEPGA responses to questions posed by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources as to whether the additional 1,600 MW of offshore wind potential procurements should be utilized.
NEPGA Answers Vineyard Wind Emergency Motion – On Tuesday, NEPGA filed an Answer to the Emergency Motion filed by Vineyard Wind on Monday (just hours before the commencement of FCA 13) in which Vineyard Wind asked FERC to stay, or in the alternative “re-run” FCA 13 following its conclusion (Docket No. ER19-570). Vineyard Wind’s request […]
On February 4, 2019, NEPGA filed Comments asking FERC to conditionally grant an ISO-NE Motion for Extension of Time to file certain market design changes (Docket No. ER18-182). FERC previously ordered ISO-NE to file by July 1, 2019, a market-based solution to New England’s winter energy security concerns (the so-called Chapter 3). In its Motion, […]
On January 4, 2019, NEPGA filed Comments objecting to FERC granting Vineyard Wind LLC’s request that FERC waive several sections of the Tariff to allow Vineyard Wind to participate as a Renewable Technology Resource (RTR) in FCA 13 (No. ER19-570). On December 14, Vineyard Wind filed the request seeking waiver of Tariff deadlines to elect […]