Energy System Engineering Seminar Series: PJM 101

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Virtual Event

Learning About the Largest Electric Grid Operator in the World - Right Here in 

If you’re interested, please attend the online Webinar via WebEx on Tuesday, July 21, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.

Have you ever heard the name PJM Interconnection?  Most people have not, but they play a major role in ensuring customers have the energy they need.  PJM administers the electric utility market to reliably serve all the required demand at any given time.  This will be an overview on PJM, and how it ensures the lights stay on while minimizing the cost of electricity.  PJM is a regional transmission organization (RTO) that coordinates the movement of wholesale electricity in all or parts of 13 states, inclusive of all the northeastern states, mid-Atlantic states, and the District of Columbia. It is the largest grid operator in the world. PJM’s vision is to be the electric industry leader – today and tomorrow – in reliable operations, efficient wholesale markets, and infrastructure planning. 

The talk will cover several aspects of the PJM vision inclusive of how they integrate more renewables in their generation choices as well as assuring reliability and resilience are maintained to high standards.

If you’re interested, please attend the presentation on Tuesday, July 21, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. REGISTER HERE

Please note that you will need to download WebEx prior to the start of the webinar in order to attend.