Ferc Order Removes Barriers For Distributed Energy Resource Aggregations In Wholesale Markets | Mintz - Energy & Sustainability Viewpoints
On September 17, 2020, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) issued Order No. 2222 (the “Order”) to allow for the greater participation of distributed energy resource (“DER”) aggregations in organized wholesale markets. The long-awaited rule is aimed at increasing competition in electric markets, enhancing grid flexibility and reliability, and leveling the playing field when it comes to organized capacity, energy, and ancillary services run by regional grid operators. The rule will...By: Mintz - Energy & Sustainability Viewpoints.