|The Bulk Power
Highlights are reprinted with permission from the Wheeling & Transmission
Monthly newsletter.July 1998
Each document summarized in the Bulk
Power Report may be found at: http://rimsweb1.ferc.fed.us/rims
Quarterly sales reports are
in! Look for each companys report at the top of each regional section.
CMP has bought down the purchase price from a 45 MW biomass
Con Ed has filed Mitigating Measures applicable to purchasers of
the powerplants it is divesting in order to reduce market power. ER98-3169.
Reliable Energy has filed for marketer status. ER98-3261.
PSI has entered a long-term agreement with Wabash Valley at
reduced rates. ER98-3267.
Lilcos generating subsidiary is now "Marketspan" ER98-3272.
Sonat is seeking to purchase ownership interests in plants from
Cataula Generating Co. ER98-3316.
Fortistar Power Marketing, an affiliate of Mark Comoras
Fortistar Capital, has filed for marketer status. ER98-3393.
PJM has changed its capacity obligation requirement to be based
on coincident summer peak load. ER98-3457.
NU has obtained contracts to serve towns of Merrimac and
Groveland, MA through 2008. ER98-3476,77.
PJM will now allow hourly access to the PJM Spot Market. ER98-3506.
PECO is acting as Designated Agent for transmission service, and
providing for the Installed Capacity Obligation for Columbia Energy. ER98-3525,
Shamrock Trading has filed for marketer status. ER98-3526.
PJM will monitor compliance and market power issues. ER98-3527.
Entergy and Benton have settled litigation: Entergy to be sole
Power Marketing Coal Services has been succeeded by Infinergy
Southern has terminated service to The Power Company of America
due substantial costs incurred due to PCA default. ER98-3549.
Heartland Energy Services plans to engage in retail marketing. ER98-3327.
MAPP will redispatch generating units as an alternative to
Omni Energy has filed for marketer status. ER98-3344.
Astra Power, affiliate of Netherlands based Astra Oil Trading,
has filed for marketer status. ER98-3378.
Duke Energy is seeking to charge market-based rates for ancillary
services provided from its plants in California. ER98-3416, 3417, 3418.
American Premier Energy Corp. has filed for marketer status. ER98-3451.
Environmental Resources Trust, has filed for marketer status. ER98-3233.