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Does Demand for Power Go Up on Hot Summer Holidays and Weekends?

Occasionally we’re asked if demand for power goes up over a typically hot summer holiday such as Independence Day or a weekend. While more people might be at home cranking up their air conditioners over a sweltering holiday or weekend, … Continue reading






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Solar and Electric Vehicle Charging Station Pilot Recognized

PJM Interconnection supports a number of advanced technology pilots. It’s great when one of them is honored by the electricity industry. Recently, PJM, TimberRock Energy Solutions, General Motors and OnStar received PV America’s Project of Distinction award for 2014 at … Continue reading






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Electricity Price Ticker Updated with New Features

The Electricity Price Ticker we’ve previously mentioned on Plugged-In has been updated with new features. The PJM Electricity Price Ticker displays the real-time price a local power provider would pay to purchase power in the wholesale spot market. Just like … Continue reading






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Keeping the Lights On During the Polar Vortex in January 2014

With a hot weather alert in effect this week for the region PJM serves, the frigid temperatures of January seem like a distant memory. However, as PJM learned during the 2014 Polar Vortex, grid operations can be challenging year-round, in … Continue reading






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How do PJM Markets Ensure There is Enough Power for the Future?

PJM has created a new video for the Learning Center on pjm.com to help you understand how PJM’s market ensures enough power for the future. You can view the video about PJM’s capacity market, the Reliability Pricing Model, on the … Continue reading






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