Archive | 2018

2019 EIM-BOSR 1st Quarter Teleconference | January 11, 2019

The Western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) will meet via webinar/conference call on January 11, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. – Noon Mountain time.  Some agenda topics include: “Welcome to the BOSR” presentation which will cover what the BOSR does, where it fits in the overall scheme of EIM related organizations, and […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting | December 6, 2018

Thursday, December 6, 2018 | 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 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 educate WIRAB […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting Canceled (November 2018)

The November 1, 2018 Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) Monthly Teleconference Meeting is canceled for this month. The next WIRAB Monthly Meeting is scheduled for December 6, 2018 at 11:00 AM MT.

RFP Released: Study on Operational Flexibility of the Power System

The Western Interstate Energy Board (WIEB) is pleased to announce the release of the attached Request for Proposal (RFP) to hire a contractor for a new study. This study will model and explore the operational flexibility of the electric power system in the Western Interconnection in anticipation of a changing resource mix over the next […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting | October 4, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018 | 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 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 educate WIRAB […]

Fall 2018 HLRWC Meeting

The WIEB HLRW Committee will hold its fall meeting at the Bahia Hotel in San Diego, California, on December 4 and December 5, 2018. There will be a full-day meeting on December 4 at the Bahia, and a tour of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station on December 5 at 9:30 a.m. PST. Draft Agenda […]

2018 EIM-BOSR Fourth Quarter Meeting | October 24, 2018

The Western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) met on October 24, 2018 from 9:30-11:30 AM Pacific Time at the Hilton Phoenix-Mesa Hotel, in Mesa, Arizona. Agenda topics included: Update on Recent EIM BOSR Activities; Overview of the Department of Market Monitoring: What Expertise They Have and How They Can Be Utilized […]

WIRAB Advice to FERC on the CAISO Proposed Tariff Amendment and RC Oversight Committee Charter

WIRAB submitted advice supporting the CAISO proposed Tariff amendment to provide Reliability Coordinator (RC) services for entities in the Western Interconnection. The proposed Tariff amendments outlined the rate design, terms and conditions for its RC services and making reference to the formation of a CAISO RC Oversight Committee and the development of an Oversight Committee […]

WIEB Webinar: Resource Adequacy in the West

The Western Interstate Energy Board (WIEB) – Stanford University 2018 Summer Interns hosted a webinar presenting the culmination of their work on improving resource adequacy information sharing in the West.  The interns created a detailed information collection framework designed to minimize the reporting burden and be compatible with utility integrated resource planning.  In the webinar […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting | September 13, 2018 (Rescheduled from Sept. 6)

Thursday, September 13, 2018 | 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 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 educate WIRAB […]