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Fall 2017 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Meeting

Monday, October 16, 1:00 p.m. PDT – Tuesday, October 17, 5:00 p.m. PDT The Committee on Regional Electric Power Cooperation (CREPC) and Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) meeting will take place at the Renaissance Marriott Downtown Hotel in Reno, NV. Agenda | Meeting Registration | Hotel Reservation | Logistics TELECONFERENCE WEB LINKS: Monday October 16th […]

EIM-BOSR Teleconference | August 22, 2017

The Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) will meet on August 22, 2017. Agenda

WIRAB Monthly Meeting (August 2017)

Thursday, August 3, 2017 | 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Mountain Time Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) is conducting its monthly teleconference to discuss current initiatives and activities with WIRAB.  The purpose of the monthly meetings is for WIRAB Staff to provide WIRAB Representatives with progress reports on key initiatives and activities, to educate WIRAB […]

Western Electricity Market Forum, August 3-4, 2017, Omni Hotel, San Diego, CA

The meeting is an opportunity for state policy makers and regulators to convene and discuss regionalization of organized wholesale electricity markets in the West.  The 2-day workshop combines introductory presentations on organized wholesale electricity markets; hands-on game-based market simulation training to improve understanding of market dynamics; updates on current activities at the California ISO and […]

Save the Dates for 2017 and 2018 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Meetings

The Committee on Regional Electric Power Cooperation (CREPC) and Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) host meetings during the third week of April and third week of October each year. The location of the meetings vary. Please save the dates and note the locations of the upcoming meetings: Fall 2017 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Meeting:         Dates: […]

2018 WIRAB Business Plan and Budget

On June 30, 2017, WIRAB submitted the final draft of the 2018 WIRAB Business Plan and Budget to the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC). NERC will submit the WIRAB budget to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on August 24, 2017. Link  

A Framework for Considering Multiple Reliability Coordinators in the Western Interconnection | GridSME Report | June 2017

The objective of this report is to introduce a framework for objectively reviewing and assessing the reliability and cost implications of a transition from a single Interconnection-wide Reliability Coordinator (RC) against the possibility of providing RC services in the Western Interconnection with multiple RCs with smaller RC footprints. The report identifies the tools and technologies […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting (July 2017)

Thursday, July 6, 2017 | 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Mountain Time Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) is conducting its monthly teleconference to discuss current initiatives and activities with WIRAB.  The purpose of the monthly meetings is for WIRAB Staff to provide WIRAB Representatives with progress reports on key initiatives and activities, to educate WIRAB […]

EIM-BOSR Teleconference | June 26, 2017

The Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) will meet on June 26, 2017. Agenda

WIRAB Monthly Meeting (June 2017)

Friday, June 2, 2017 | 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Mountain Time Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) is conducting its June monthly teleconference to discuss current initiatives and activities with WIRAB. The purpose of the monthly meetings is to provide WIRAB Members with progress reports on key initiatives and activities, to educate WIRAB Members […]