Monday
Oct272014

Now online: Recording of FCM Reconfiguration Auctions and CSO Bilateral Contracts 

The recording of the October 16, 2014, FCM Reconfiguration Auctions and CSO Bilateral Contracts webinar is now available in ISO-TEN. You may also access it via the ISO New England website at Participate > Training > Training Materials [Document Title: FCM Reconfiguration Auctions and CSO Bilateral Contracts Recording]. This webinar reviewed the qualification, process, and schedule for the annual and monthly reconfiguration auctions. It also covered capacity supply obligation (CSO) bilaterals. Please email MkTraining@iso-ne.com with any questions.

Monday
Oct272014

Webinar: Quarterly Settlements Issues Forum 

Registration is open for the fourth quarter 2014 webinar, Quarterly Settlements Issues Forum, that will be held on Thursday, December 11, 2014, from 10:00-11:00 a.m. The web conference covers both delayed and upcoming market changes affecting ISO New England settlements and billing, and is open to interested market participants. Please email the training team with questions at MkTraining@iso-ne.com.

Monday
Oct272014

Get ready to fall back to Eastern Standard Time  

New England will return to Eastern Standard Time (EST) on Sunday, November 2, when at 2:00 a.m., clocks must be set back one hour to 1:00 a.m. Each of the ISO's market applications is unique and will function differently during this transition. Here are the things market participants need to know to prepare.

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Wednesday
Oct222014

Monthly wholesale electricity prices and demand in New England

September wholesale power prices followed natural gas prices

With natural gas prices rising in September by about 21% from August levels, the average wholesale power price in New England rose about 19% during September. The real-time price of wholesale power, at $36.04 per megawatt-hour (MWh)*, declined by less than 1 percent from the $36.26/MWh average price recorded during September 2013, but was 19.3% higher than the August average price of $30.21/MWh.

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Monday
Oct202014

Market participants can test download capability for day-ahead market results in hourly offers sandbox this week

This week, market participants will be able to test their systems’ capability to download Day-Ahead Energy Market results in the eMarket sandbox for the Energy Market Offer Flexibility project.

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Friday
Oct102014

ISO-NE submits final comments to US Department of Energy on the Quadrennial Energy Review

Public comment period on the QER closes October 10

Continuing ISO New England’s ongoing engagement with the US Department of Energy (DOE) throughout the Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) stakeholder process, on October 10, ISO New England President and CEO Gordon van Welie submitted final comments to DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz on the challenges facing New England’s power system.

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