Markets & Operations

Capacity Market (RPM)

PJM's capacity market, called the Reliability Pricing Model, ensures long-term grid reliability by securing the appropriate amount of power supply resources needed to meet predicted energy demand in the future. Learn more about the capacity market at the Learning Center.

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The provisions of the Open Access Transmission Tariff shall govern in the event of any conflict between this timeline and provisions of the Tariff.

Delivery Years

2018/2019

Date
Remaining Import & Product Commitments by LDA XLS
3.19.2018
3rd Incremental Auction Results:
Report PDFResults XLS
3.9.2018
Final Zonal UCAP Obligations, Capacity Prices & CTR Credit Rates XLS
3.9.2018
3rd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
3.9.2018
Pricing Points XLS
3.9.2018
3rd Incremental Auction Capacity Performance Pre-Auction Credit Calculator XLS
1.31.2018
3rd Incremental Auction Minimum Offer Price Rule Floor Offer Prices XLS
12.21.2017
2nd Incremental Auction Results:
Report PDFResults XLS
7.21.2017
2nd Incremental Auction Capacity Performance Pre-Auction Credit Calculator XLS
6.19.2017
2nd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
7.24.2017
1st Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
9.26.2016
1st Incremental Auction Results:
Report PDFResults XLS
9.23.2016
1st Incremental Auction Capacity Performance Pre-Auction Credit Calculator XLS 8.19.2016
Scenario Analysis for Base Residual Auction XLS
12.28.2015
Resources Designated in Fixed Resource Request Capacity Plans PDF
11.17.2015
Base Residual Auction:
Report PDFResults XLS
8.28.2015
Planning Period Parameters for Base Residual Auction XLS
8.27.2015
Net CONE for Capacity Performance Market Seller Offer Caps XLS
7.22.2015
Resource Model XLS
3.19.2015
Minimum Offer Price Rule Floor Offer Prices – Final XLS
3.13.2015
Minimum Offer Price Rule Exemption Requests PDF
3.12.2015
Planning Period Parameters for Base Residual Auction PDF
2.6.2015
Participation of Planned Resources in Base Residual Auction Communication PDF
1.28.2015
Joint PJM/IMM Clarification of 1.11.2015 Deadline for Submission of Capacity Performance Information PDF
1.8.2015
Zonal Scaling Factors for Use in Price Response Demand (PRD) Plan Preparation XLS
1.7.2015
Joint PJM/IMM Communication regarding Key Base Residual Auction Activities & Deadlines PDF
12.19.2014
Default Avoidable Cost Rates PDF
12.11.2014

2017/2018

Date
Daily Zonal Scaling Factors XLS
4.16.2018
Preliminary Peak Hour Period Availability Calculator XLS
11.30.2017
3rd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
8.16.2017
3rd Incremental Auction Results:
Report PDFResults XLS
6.1.2017
Remaining Limited & Sub-Annual DR Commitment Limits XLS
4.11.2017
Zonal Allocation of Excess Commitment Credits XLS
3.31.2017
Final Zonal UCAP Obligations, Capacity Prices & CTR Credit Rates XLS
3.10.2017
Pricing Points XLS
3.10.2017
2nd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
7.25.2016
2nd Incremental Auction Results:
Report PDFResults XLS
7.28.2016
1st Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
9.29.2015
1st Incremental Auction Results:
Report PDFResults XLS
9.25.2015
Transition Incremental Auction:
Report PDFResults XLS 
11.5.2015
eRPM Display of Capacity Performance (CP) Transition Auction Results by Resource PDF
9.1.2015
Submittal of Sell Offers in the CP Transition Auctions PDF
8.26.2015
Transitional Auction Instructions PDF
8.20.2015
CP Transition Incremental Auctions - Rules, Schedule and Planning Parameters PDF
7.30.2015
Scenario Analysis for Base Residual Auction XLS
9.22.2014
Minimum Offer Price Rule Exemption Requests PDF
7.3.2014
Resources Designated in Fixed Resource Request Capacity Plans PDF 
6.20.2014
Base Residual Auction Results PDF
6.18.2014
Planning Parameters for Base Residual Auction XLS
6.4.2014
Base Residual Auction Summary & Results XLS
5.23.2014
Resource Model XLS
3.5.2014
Planning Period Parameters for Base Residual Auction PDF
2.5.2014
Minimum Offer Price Rule Floor Offer Prices - Final XLS
1.24.2014
Participation of Planned Resources in Base Residual Auction Communication PDF
1.17.2014
Zonal Scaling Factors for Use in Price Responsive Demand (PRD) Plan Preparation XLS
1.9.2014
Default Avoidable Cost Rates (ACR) PDF
12.5.2013

2016/2017

Date
Peak Hour Period Availability Calculator XLS
9.14.2017
Daily Zonal Scaling Factors XLS
5.15.2017
Pricing Points XLS
6.9.2016
3rd Incremental Auction Results:
 PDF | XLS
5.27.2016
Final Zonal UCAP Obligations, Capacity Prices & CTR Credit Rates XLS
5.27.2016
Zonal Allocation of Excess Commitment Credits XLS
5.19.2016
3rd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
3.18.2016
eRPM Display of CP Transition Auction Results by Resource PDF 
9.1.2015
Transition Incremental Auction: Report PDFResults XLS
11.5.2015
Submittal of Sell Offers in the CP Transition Auctions PDF
8.26.2015
Transitional Auction Instructions PDF
8.20.2015
2nd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
8.3.2015
CP Transition Incremental Auctions - Rules, Schedule and Planning Parameters PDF
7.30.2015
2nd Incremental Auction Results:
 PDF | XLS
7.24.2015
1st Incremental Auction Results:
 PDF | XLS
9.19.2014
1st Incremental Auction Offers, Configuration & Planning Parameters XLS 
10.10.2014
Planning Parameters for Base Residual Auction XLS
6.4.2014
Sensitivity Scenario Analysis Results XLS
8.27.2013
Supply Curves for Base Residual Auction PDF
7.29.2013
Resources Designated in Fixed Resource Request Capacity Plans PDF
5.31.2013
Base Residual Auction Results:  PDF | XLS
5.24.2013
Minimum Offer Price Rule Exemption Requests for Base Residual Auction PDF
5.8.2013
NEPA-Contingent Sell Offers for Base Residual Auction Communication PDF
5.8.2013
Minimum Offer Price Rule Implementation Communication PDF
5.7.2013
Applicable Deadlines Reminders for Base Residual Auction Communication PDF
2.21.2013
Resource Model XLS
2.8.2013
Planning Period Parameters for Base Residual Auction PDF
2.1.2013
Participation of Planned Resources for Base Residual Auction Communication PDF
12.18.2012
Minimum Offer Price Rule Floor Offer Prices - Preliminary XLS
2.12.2013
Minimum Offer Price Rule Exemption Information PDF
12.12.2012
Default Avoidable Cost Rates (ACR) XLS
12.7.2012

2015/2016

Date
Peak Hour Period Availability Calculator XLS
11.4.2016
Daily Zonal Scaling Factors XLS
5.19.2016
Pricing Points XLS
10.26.2015
Auction Results for All Incremental Auctions & Base Residual Auction XLS
10.1.2015
Final Zonal UCAP Obligations, Capacity Prices, & CTR Credit Rates XLS
10.1.2015
3rd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
3.25.2015
3rd Incremental Auction Results: PDF
3.6.2015
2nd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS 
8.4.2014
2nd Incremental Auction Results: PDF| XLS
7.25.2014
1st Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
10.7.2013
1st Incremental Auction Results: PDF| XLS
9.20.2013
Minimum Offer Price Rule Floor Offer Prices XLS
8.9.2013
1st Incremental Auction Applicable Deadlines Reminders Communication PDF
4.12.2013
Sensitivity Scenario Analysis Results XLS
11.9.2012
Supply Curves for Base Residual Auction PDF
9.27.2012
Planning Parameters for Base Residual Auction XLS
5.22.2012
Base Residual Auction Results: PDF| XLS
5.18.2012
Resources Designated in Fixed Resource Request Capacity Plans PDF
4.11.2012
Planning Period Parameters for Base Residual Auction - Updated PDF
4.6.2012
Planning Parameters Updates for Base Residual Auction PDF
2.16.2012
Preliminary Market Structure Screen PDF
2.7.2012
Minimum Offer Price Rule Screen Price for Base Residual Auction XLS
2.2.2012
Resource Model XLS
2.2.2012
Participation of Planned Resources in Base Residual Auction Communication PDF
1.13.2012
Default Avoidable Cost Rates (ACR) PDF
1.13.2012
Early Termination of Duke Energy Ohio, Inc. Election of Fixed Resource Request Alternative PDF
12.21.2011
Early Termination of Duke Energy, Inc. Election of Fixed Resource Request Alternative - PJM Response PDF
12.21.2011
Notification of Intent to Elect 40 Year Plus Alternative Option PDF
11.29.2011

2012/2013

Date
Peak Hour Period Availability Calculator XLS
6.24.2015
Daily Zonal Scaling Factors XLS
5.15.2013
Pricing Points XLS
11.5.2012
Auction Results for All Incremental Auctions & Base Residual Auction XLS
11.2.2012
Final Zonal UCAP Obligations, Capacity Prices & CTR Credit Rates XLS
11.2.2012
AEP (Indiana Michigan Power) Capacity Rate - 10.1.2012 Notice PDF
10.17.2012
AEP Final Zone Capacity Rate - 8.8.2012 Notice PDF
9.12.2012
AEP Final Zone Capacity Rate Notice PDF
6.27.2012
Demand Resources Offered & Cleared XLS
6.19.2012
DEOK & ATSI Final Fixed Resource Request, Daily UCAP Obligations & Load Change Rates XLS
6.12.2012
Zonal Allocation Excess Commitment Credits XLS
3.20.2012
3rd Incremental Auction Results PDF
3.9.2012
3rd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
3.9.2012
2nd Incremental Auction Results PDF
7.29.2011
2nd Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
7.29.2011
DEOK Fixed Resource Request Daily UCAP Oligations XLS
2.1.2011
Default Avoidable Cost Rates PDF
1.19.2011
Resources Designated in Fixed Resource Request Capacity Plans PDF
1.6.2011
1st Incremental Auction Planning Parameters XLS
10.18.2010
1st Incremental Auction Results PDF
9.24.2010
ATSI Fixed Resource Request Integration Auction Results PDF
3.26.2010
Base Residual Auction Mitigated Supply Offers PDF
5.29.2009
Planning Parameters for Base Residual Auction XLS
5.22.2009
Base Residual Auction Clearing Price Map PDF
5.27.2009
Base Residual Auction Results PDF
5.15.2009
Net Cost of New Entry (CONE) for Base Residual Auction XLS
4.9.2009
Transmission Upgrades (Expected) XLS
2.20.2009
Planned Demand Resources: Request to Offer into RPM Auctions PDF
2.13.2009
Net Energy & Ancillary Services Offset for Net Cost of New Entry Calculations PDF
2.13.2009
Resource Model XLS
2.13.2009
Preliminary Market Structure Screen XLS
2.3.2009
Upcoming Base Residual Auction Opening 5.4.2009 Communication PDF
1.30.2009

 

Date
Resource Clearing Prices Auction Summary XLS
10.3.2017
Commitments by Fuel Type & Delivery Year 2007/08 - 2019/20 XLS
5.23.2017
Pricing Point Definitions PDF
10.26.2015
Base Residual Auction vs Incremental Auction (IA) Prices & IA Buy-Back 2008/09-2015/16 XLS
3.10.2014
Annual Penalties by Delivery Year 2007/08 - 2010/11 XLS
9.22.2011

Demand Resources & Energy Efficiency

Date

Demand Resources

 
Zones of Concern PDF
11.28.2017
Legacy Direct Load Control Transition Provision PDF
8.22.2017
Operational Resource Flexibility Transition Provision PDF
12.17.2015
Sell Offer Plan Officer Certification Form DOC
3.28.2013
Subzonal Load Delivery Areas (LDA) by Zip Code XLS
12.12.2012
Sell Offer Plan Templates  
Instructions for Demand Response Sell Offer Plans for Capacity Performance Transition Auctions PDF
8.3.2015
Capacity Performance Transition Auction: 2017/2018 | 2016/2017 XLS
8.3.2015
2021/22 Delivery Year XLS
3.13.2018
2020/21 Delivery Year XLS
3.30.2017
2019/20 Delivery Year XLS
1.28.2016
2018/19 Delivery Year XLS
1.28.2016
2017/18 Delivery Year XLS
2.4.2016
2016/17 Delivery Year XLS
1.28.2016
2015/16 Delivery Year XLS
6.19.2014
2014/15 Delivery Year XLS
1.14.2014

Energy Efficiency

 
Zonal Weather Standards for Weather-Sensitive EE Demand Reduction PDF
12.21.2016
Nominated Energy Efficiency Value Template XLS
1.30.2018
Sell Offer Plans for Capacity Performance Transition Incremental Auctions PDF
8.5.2015
Sell Offer Plan Template for Capacity Performance Transition Auction:
2016-2017 | 2017-2018 XLS
8.5.2015
Post-Installation Measurement & Verification Report Template PDF
4.4.2012
Energy Efficiency FAQ PDF
3.30.2011
Estimation of Precision for Resource for Aggregated Energy Efficiency Installations Example XLS
3.30.2011
Initial Measurement & Verification Plan Template PDF
3.25.2011

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New to Capacity Market?

Date

Auctions

 
Incremental Auction FAQ PDF
10.10.2016
Base Residual Auction FAQ PDF
10.10.2016
Base Residual Auction Optimization Formulation PDF
12.12.2007

Capacity Performance

 
Enhanced Liaison Committee - Capacity Performance  
Issue Tracking  
FAQs XLS
8.21.2015
Unit Specific Parameter Adjustment FAQs PDF
3.14.2018
Capacity Performance at a Glance PDF
7.23.2015
Training - Performance Assessment Hour Education: PresentationPDF
5.5.2016
Training - Capacity Performance for Capacity Sellers: PresentationPDF 
7.8.2015
Unit Specific Adjustment Process Overview & Parameter Values PDF
6.12.2015
Performance Assessment Hours for 2011-2014 XLS
3.23.2015
Historical Performance Assessment Hours FAQs XLS
3.23.2015
Updated Proposal PDF
11.3.2014
Problem Statement on PJM Capacity Performance Definition PDF
8.1.2014
Training: Materials | Upcoming Training  
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Generation Resources

Date
Pre Dec 2012 MOPR Unit Specific Exception Requests PDF
12.22.2017
Pseudo-Tie Units Commitment Data 2017/18 -2020/21 DYs XLS
10.18.2017
Reimbursement Agreement for Pseudo-Ties PDF
5.17.2017
Non-Retail Behind the Meter Generation Threshold XLS
1.18.2018
Preliminary Requests for Exemption to Must-Offer Requirement Based on Proposed Deactivation 2017/18 - 2021/22 XLS
1.2.2018
Peak Hour Period Availability Charge/Credit FAQ PDF
12.11.2014
External Resource Officer Certification Form PDF
3.1.2018
External Resource Must-Offer Agreement PDF
 3.1.2018
Non-Recallable Letter (Generic) PDF
5.7.2014
Dynamic Transfers  

Manuals & Notices

Date
M-18: PJM Capacity Market
CurrentRedline PDF All sections
M-18B: Energy Efficiency Measurement & Verification
CurrentRedline PDF All sections
Capital Recovery Factors (CRF) Clarification PDF
4.15.2011
RPM Planned Resource Milestone Certification Forms for Credit Reduction:
Officer Certification of Financial Close for Balance Sheet Financed Resources DOC
Independent Engineer Certification of Milestone DOC
 

External Reports

Date
Brattle Reports  
Variable Resource Requirement Curve PDF
5.15.2014
Cost of New Entry Estimates (CONE) for Combustion Turbine & Combined Cycle Plants PDF
5.15.2014