Solar for Everyone, including Utilities
A new front opens in the solar wars.
Imagining a new construct – an independent system operator for the distribution network.
Mathematical Structure of the Methodology
In this appendix to “Opening the Black Box,” (Fortnightly, January 2014), we briefly describe the basic components of the models for managing aging assets: how to represent the condition of such assets and the outcome of replacement, maintenance, and testing decisions.
The model structure is one of optimal control with dynamic state variables and uncertainty. Let
A new approach to utility asset management.
The trouble with treating grid projects as market players in New York’s capacity auction.
Understanding the new mosaic of commodities trading regulations.
Meeting the just-and-reasonable standard in a time of change.
State regulators address transformative forces.
How NIPSCO feels leaned on.
Northern Indiana Public Service, the MISO member sandwiched between PJM’s Ohio territory and its noncontiguous Chicago outpost, feels particularly aggrieved by the failure of the MISO-PJM Joint Operating Agreement, approved by FERC in 2004, to facilitate cross-border grid projects to relieve constraints along the ragged and interlaced seam that separates the two regions.