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Today’s
Snapshot

AS OF 02/08/2016 04:24 AM

21,548

Available
Capacity (MW)

18,300

Forecasted Peak
Demand (MW)

777

Surplus
Capacity (MW)

15,953

Yesterday's Peak
Demand (MW)

Real-Time Data

System Demand

 
    
Forecasted (MW)
    
Actual (MW)

Fuel Mix

 

Internal hub Price

$15.89 Energy
$0.00 Congestion
$0.08 Line Loss
$15.97

System Status

Normal normal

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News

ISO-NE CEO briefs media on state of the New England grid

January 26, 2016

Gordon van Welie updated reporters on the state of New England’s power system during the ISO’s annual ISO on Background. The briefing provided the latest facts and figures about the grid and described the continuing transformation of the region’s resource mix. Trends include continued growth of natural-gas-fired generation; more retirements of power plants that don’t use natural gas; and growing levels of resources on the customer side of the meter including solar, demand-response, and energy efficiency.

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ISO-NE issues its 2015/2016 winter outlook

December 1, 2015

Electricity supplies should be sufficient to meet consumer demand for electricity in New England this winter, but constraints on the region’s natural gas pipelines could pose a challenge to reliable operation of the regional power grid. For the third winter in a row, the ISO has implemented a Winter Reliability Program to address the possibility that natural-gas-fired generators may not be able to get the fuel they need to operate during cold weather.

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Mark your calendars, 2016 Consumer Liaison Group (CLG) meeting dates set

January 5, 2016

The dates for this year’s CLG meetings have been selected. They are: March 10, Connecticut; June 16, Massachusetts; September 15, Rhode Island; and December 1, Boston, Massachusetts. Meeting locations to be announced. For more information about the Consumer Liaison Group, visit the CLG webpage.

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Calendar

NEPOOL Markets Committee Meeting

February 9, 2016
9:30AM - 4:00PM

Stability Task Force Meeting

February 10, 2016
9:30AM -

NEPOOL Markets Committee Meeting

February 10, 2016
9:30AM - 4:00PM

Transmission Task Force Meeting

February 10, 2016
1:00PM -

NEPOOL Budget & Finance Subcommittee Meeting

February 11, 2016
10:00AM - 12:00PM

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