INITIATIVE:
Market enhancements for summer 2021 readiness

Started: Dec 22, 2020

Leads
James Friedrich
Brad Cooper

The purpose of this initiative is to focus on near-term efforts necessary to enhance market rules and procedures to help ensure grid reliability in summer 2021. Areas of focus for consideration will include export and load scheduling priorities, demand response dispatch and real-time price impacts, storage resource requirements, bid cost recovery provisions, short term scarcity price enhancements, a review of EIM resource sufficiency evaluation, and other items as determined during the scoping meeting.

Status

Proposal Development Decision Implementation Completed/Closed
Jan 22 or 25, 2021* Straw proposal
Jan 27, 2021* Meeting
Feb 3, 2021* Comments due
Mar 10, 2021 EIM Governing Body
Mar 24-25, 2021 Board of Governors

Activities

Web meeting


During this workshop, the ISO will review the current design of the Western Energy Imbalance Market's (EIM’s) resource sufficiency evaluation.

Presentation - Market Enhancements for Summer 2021 Readiness - Jan 13, 2021 Workshop

Powerex Presentation - Market Enhancements for Summer 2021 Readiness - Jan 13, 2021 Workshop

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Web meeting


During this workshop, the ISO will discuss its balancing authority area’s current priorities for load and export schedules.

Presentation - Market Enhancements for Summer 2021 Readiness - Jan 12, 2021 Workshop

Idaho Power Presentation - Market Enhancements for Summer 2021 Readiness - Jan 12, 2021 Workshop

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Web meeting


Presentation - Market Enhancements for Summer 2021 Readiness - Jan 6, 2021

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Educational workshop


Penalty prices and scheduling priorities in California ISO markets

Presentation - Penalty Prices and Scheduling Priorities in California ISO Markets - Nov 20, 2020