Spring Joint 2020 CREPC-WIRAB Webinar Series #4

Western Electricity Industry CEO Discussion Leaders of the electric utility industry will discuss the emerging issues and key strategic initiatives that will shape the landscape of the western electricity industry over the next five years. Pat Vincent-Collawn, President & CEO, PNM Resources Lisa Grow, President, Idaho Power Company Carolyn Barbash, Vice President, NV Energy Gary…
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BOSR Monthly Meeting | May 8, 2020

Friday, May 8, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Mountain Time The Western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) conducted its monthly teleconference to discuss current initiatives and activities of the BOSR.  The purpose of the monthly meetings is for BOSR Staff to provide BOSR Representatives with progress reports on key…
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WIRAB Webinar Series (Webinar #4): Short-Term Reliability (Part 2) – Transient and Small Signal Stability

WIRAB Webinar Series – Grid Reliability and the Changing Resource Mix The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) hosted a series of five tutorials on how the changing resource mix affects grid reliability. Power system experts Debbie Lew and Nick Miller broke down grid reliability needs into long-term, medium-term, and short-term timeframes to discuss how…
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Spring Joint 2020 CREPC-WIRAB Webinar Series #3

Role of Regional States Committees in Wholesale Electricity Market Governance In 2015, the Western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM)– Body of State Regulators (BOSR) was established to provide a forum for state regulatory commissioners to learn about, discuss, and advise the EIM Governing Body on the development of the EIM. At that time, the EIM included…
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WIRAB Monthly Meeting | May 7, 2020

Thursday, May 7, 2020 | 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Mountain Time The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) is conducting its monthly teleconference to discuss current initiatives and activities of WIRAB.  The purpose of the monthly meetings is for WIRAB Staff to provide WIRAB Representatives with progress reports on key initiatives and activities, to…
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WIRAB Webinar Series (Webinar #3): Short-Term Reliability – System Stability Introduction and Frequency Response

WIRAB Webinar Series – Grid Reliability and the Changing Resource Mix The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) hosted a series of five tutorials on how the changing resource mix affects grid reliability. Power system experts Debbie Lew and Nick Miller broke down grid reliability needs into long-term, medium-term, and short-term timeframes to discuss how…
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Spring 2020 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Webinar Series #2

Price Formation in Wholesale Electricity Markets The primary role of a market price is to reflect equilibrium between supply and demand. In a well-functioning and competitive wholesale electricity market, the market price represents the cost per megawatt-hour to procure the next megawatt needed to balance the system.  This common understanding of price formation in wholesale…
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WIRAB Webinar Series (Webinar #2): Medium-Term Reliability – System Balancing

WIRAB Webinar Series – Grid Reliability and the Changing Resource Mix The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) hosted a series of five tutorials on how the changing resource mix affects grid reliability. Power system experts Debbie Lew and Nick Miller broke down grid reliability needs into long-term, medium-term, and short-term timeframes to discuss how…
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Spring 2020 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Webinar Series #1

Resource Adequacy Program for Electric Utilities in the West The Northwest Power Pool, with the financial support of 18 of its 35 members, has embarked on the design of a voluntary Resource Adequacy Program for electric utilities in the West.  The purpose of the Resource Adequacy Program is to ensure adequate generating capacity is available…
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WIRAB Webinar Series (Webinar #1): Long-Term Reliability – Resource Adequacy

WIRAB Webinar Series – Grid Reliability and the Changing Resource Mix The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) hosted a series of five tutorials on how the changing resource mix affects grid reliability. Power system experts Debbie Lew and Nick Miller broke down grid reliability needs into long-term, medium-term, and short-term timeframes to discuss how…
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