Archive | 2016

WIRAB webinar on Primary Frequency Response

The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) hosted a one-hour webinar – led by Debra Lew and Nick Miller of GE Energy – on primary frequency response (PFR) of generators within the Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC) region. The key concern with PFR is that currently variable energy resources (VERs), specifically wind and photovoltaics (PVs), […]

EIM-BOSR Teleconference | March 28, 2016

The Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) met on March 28, 2016. Agenda

Comments of WIRAB, WRA, NRDC, WGG and VAI on the Proposed Options for Peak Reliability’s UDSA with the Signing of the FAST Act

February 12, 2016 The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (“WIRAB”), Western Resource Advocates (“WRA”), Natural Resources Defense Council (“NRDC”), Western Grid Group (“WGG”) and Vanry & Associates Inc. (“VAI”) submitted comments to Peak Reliability on the direction Peak should take with its Universal Data Sharing Agreement (“UDSA”) since the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (“FAST […]

WIEB webinar on Allowance Distribution Options under a Mass Based Approach to CPP Compliance

WIEB held a webinar on Wednesday February 3, 2016: Allowance Distribution Options under a Mass Based Approach to CPP Compliance Presentation by Dallas Burtraw, Resources for the Future.  |  Slides