NEPGA filed a Motion to Intervene and Protest, and supporting testimony from Tanya Bodell (Energyzt), opposing ISO-NE’s proposal to base the Net Cost of New Entry value for effect beginning in FCA 12 on a greenfield development, simple-cycle combustion turbine technology (No. ER17-795). NEPGA argues that ISO-NE’s proposal will cause resource adequacy and market efficiency […]
NEPGA and EPSA Jointly Support Change to Five-Minute Settlements in Real-Time Energy and Reserves Markets_No. ER16-1838-000
NEPGA and EPSA filed comments jointly supporting ISO-NE’s and NEPOOL’s proposal to require the settlement of real-time energy and reserves every five minutes rather than the existing hourly settlement interval (No. ER16-1838-000).
NEPGA comments filed with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities raising significant questions and issues that must be addressed to appropriately consider using electric utility ratepayer financing for new natural gas capacity contracts (DPU 15-181)
NEPGA filed an Answer to the Utility Workers Union of America Local 454’s protest of the results of the tenth Forward Capacity Auction (FCA 10) (No. ER16-1041). The UWUA protests the FCA 10 results on the same grounds it protested the FCA 8 and FCA 9 results, which grounds FERC rejected as unsubstantiated and otherwise […]
The Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) filed Comments (to which NEPGA joined) in response to ISO-NE’s report on price formation issues in New England (No. AD14-14). ISO-NE filed its report to comply with FERC’s November 20, 2015, Order Directing Reports from all ISOs/RTOs on five price formation issues: (1) pricing of fast-start resources, (2) commitments […]
NEPGA joined the Electric Power Supply Association’s comments asking FERC to eliminate energy market offer caps or alternatively adopt the offer cap rules proposed by FERC as part of this Notice of Proposed Rulemaking proceeding (No. RM16-5). The Independent Energy Producers Association, the Independent Power Producers of New York, Inc., and the Western Power Trading […]
NEPGA filed a Motion to Intervene in the Utility Workers Union of America Local 454’s appeal of FERC orders approving the results of the ninth Forward Capacity Auction (which commenced in February 2015), Utility Workers Union of America Local 454 and Robert Clark v. FERC, D.C. Cir. Case No. 16-1068. NEPGA filed in support of […]
NEPGA and EPSA jointly filed a Motion to Intervene and Comments in support of ISO-NE’s and NEPOOL’s proposed changes to the Forward Reserve Market rules to: (1) eliminate the netting of Forward Capacity Market revenues from Forward Reserve Market revenues; and (2) base the Forward Reserve Offer Cap on the incremental costs for existing resources […]
NEPGA Protests ISO-NE Request for March 1 Effective Date on Resource Retirement Changes (No. ER16-551)
NEPGA filed a Protest and Request for Emergency Action, asking FERC to order ISO-NE to not enforce or apply its resource retirement proposal until a reasonable period of time after FERC issues an order on ISO-NE’s (and several market participants’) proposed changes to the rules for resources that are seeking to retire. No. ER16-551
NEPGA testimony to the Connecticut legislature’s Committee on Energy & Technology opposing expansion of utility-owned, rate-base renewable generation (SB 224).