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CAISO Partners with GridLiance

CAISO Partners with GridLiance

It is no secret that our communities need reliable, efficient power. However, are states like California encouraging these companies to have a "green" mentality? A recent partnership between the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) and GridLiance proves so....

ISONE TLS Upgrade

ISONE TLS Upgrade

Transport Layer Security (TLS) is a protocol used to provide secure online communication across networks in hopes of protecting data from being tampered with by third parties. To allow for consistency and security among all applications, ISO New England will upgrade...

ERCOT Nodal Charge Type Changes

ERCOT Nodal Charge Type Changes

Between today March 30 through April 1, 2021, ERCOT will be implementing system changes surrounding energy storage, offer curves, dispatch, and costs; the implementation will be for Protocol language associated with Nodal Protocol Revision Request (NPRR) 971, NPRR986,...

PJM MSRS Token-Based Authentication

PJM MSRS Token-Based Authentication

The PJM Market Settlements Reporting System (MSRS) is "used by market participants to retrieve market settlements reports and monthly billing statements." To be consistent with other PJM Tools applications, PJM will implement a token-based authentication process for...

CAISO Partners with GridLiance

CAISO FERC Order 831

Compliance initiative FERC Order No. 831 aims to establish several expectations for Regional Transmission Organizations (RTOs) and Independent System Operators (RTOs); this initiative changes the existing caps on incremental energy offers and discusses requirement...

FERC accepts New York ISO’s Co-Located Storage Resource Proposal

NYISO Cipher Protocol Update

Originally scheduled to go into effect on January 31, 2021, as part of the Cipher Mitigation project, the NYISO Cipher/Protocol Update was extended to March 1, 2021. To avoid service connectivity problems with NYISO market applications, communication protocols and...

ERCOT Nodal Charge Type Changes

ERCOT Public API Certificate Change

As of today, ERCOT has replaced the current DigiCert issues production ERCOT API Public Key SSL certificate with an updated version as the current one has expired. This is a public certificate used by the External Web Services (EWS) for submitting to and downloading...

ERCOT Nodal Charge Type Changes

ERCOT Decommissions Old MIS Portlet Site

As of today, February 10, 2021, ERCOT will decommission its old Market Information System (MIS) Portlet site making it longer available to market participants. Upgraded with more features, the new MIS site has been made available to the public since Wednesday,...