Class 1: Overview of the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) and wholesale markets

Class Time: 
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 15:30 to 16:30

Topics: This class will provide attendees with an overview of the structure of the NYISO and New York’s wholesale electricity markets. Presenters will provide information summarizing the State’s load and capacity data, fuel mix, and future trends.  This class will explain the different NYISO markets, including: 

  • Energy Market (day ahead and real time markets);
  • Capacity Market (zones, demand curve, mitigation, price history and trends); and
  • Ancillary Services Market (frequency regulation, spinning reserves)

Presenters will also discuss New York State’s major energy-related policy initiatives, including the Reforming the Energy Vision (REV), renewable energy goals, climate protection goals, energy storage goals and the interplay with NYISO and the bulk power markets.