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WIRAB Monthly Meeting | June 4, 2020

Thursday, June 4, 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 […]

WIRAB Draft 2021 Business Plan and Budget Posted for Public Comment

The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) draft 2021 Business Plan and Budget (BP&B) is available for comment. Interested parties should submit comments by 5:00 PM MT on May 29, 2020. The WIRAB Staff will present the BP&B on the next WIRAB Monthly Teleconference Meeting scheduled for June 4, 2020 at 11:00 AM MT. Please […]

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 […]

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 to consider grid reliability with the changing grid. Although the subject […]

Spring 2020 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Webinar Series

The Committee on Regional Electric Power Cooperation (CREPC) and the Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) are hosted a Spring 2020 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Webinar Series.  The scheduled webinars included the following:   1. Friday, April 17th   Resource Adequacy Program for Electric Utilities in the West  Combined Presentation 2. Friday, April 24th   Price Formation […]

Spring 2020 EIM-BOSR Meeting | Webinar | April 29, 2020

The Spring 2020 Western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) Meeting will be held via webinar on Wednesday, April 29, 9:30-11:30 Mountain time.  The agenda will include: Delegation of Authority to the EIM Governing Body Xcel’s Decision to Join the EIM Transmission Provision in an Extended Day-Ahead Market (EDAM) Registration link for […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting | April 2, 2020

Thursday, April 2, 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, […]

Postponed — WIEB Carbon Capture, Utilization, & Storage Workshop

Given the situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus and a commitment to the health, safety, and well-being of our professional community, the Western Interstate Energy Board (WIEB) has made the difficult decision to postpone the Carbon Capture, Utilization & Storage Workshop, originally scheduled for April 8-9, 2020.  Our team is currently exploring opportunities to reschedule the […]

2020 Annual WIEB Board Meeting | Teleconference | April 30, 2020

The 2020 Annual WIEB Board Meeting (webinar) will take place on Thursday, April 30, 2020, 9:30-11:30 am (MDT) / 8:30-10:30 am (PDT).  Webinar information is provided below. Consent Agenda | Meeting Agenda 2020 Annual WIEB Board Meeting: Webinar Date: Thursday, April 30, 2020 Time: 9:30 – 11:30 am (MDT) / 8:30 – 10:30 am (PDT) […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting | March 5, 2020

Thursday, March 5, 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, […]