Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Western Energy Imbalance Market Gains Three Participants, Including First Generation-Only Entity

April 6, 2023

Via: PowerMag

The Western Energy Imbalance Market (WEIM), a real-time energy market operated by the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), has gained three new participants, including its first generation-only entity. CAISO on April 5 announced the Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) Desert […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Colorado utilities could cut costs 5% by joining an RTO, PUC finds, as Western market momentum builds

December 3, 2021

Via: Utility Dive

The report comes as states and utilities across the West are considering options for forming one or more organized power markets to help them reduce costs, meet their energy goals and improve grid reliability. Utilities in Colorado and Nevada are […]