PJM 101: The Basics

This 10-part online course provides an introduction to PJM's markets and operations models. It includes presentations on the PJM markets and system operations, as well as market settlements, capacity and transmission expansion planning. The course is designed for those new to PJM who need to understand the basics of the regional transmission organization's operation.

Course Details

Load Serving Entities/Electric Distribution Co.
Power Marketers/Traders
General/Government/Consumer Groups
Transmission Owners/Operators
MOC Generation Dispatcher

Please click on the topics below to start the presentation.  PDF documents of the slides can be found within the online presentation by clicking on the paper clip icon.

Introduction and PJM Governance

Generation Control 

Transmission Control

Emergency Procedures 

Locational Marginal Pricing

Two Settlement

Transmission Services

Market Monitoring at PJM

Ancillary Services

Regional Planning Process

Market Settlements

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