30 Apr '18, 11pm

PJM Says It Doesn’t Need FirstEnergy’s Nuclear Plants for Grid Reliability https://t.co/1Hf5W2tRQE

Mid-Atlantic grid operator PJM reported Monday that FirstEnergy’s plan to close three nuclear power plants by 2021 won’t threaten grid reliability and stability — another piece of evidence against the utility’s claim that it needs federal emergency bailouts or protections to keep the money-losing plants open. But PJM also announced plans to test its 13-state transmission grid for “fuel security vulnerabilities ,” such as fuel supply shortages during extreme weather or cyberattacks. The study could feed into its broader review of how to compensate generators for the reliability they provide the grid. The first piece of news was welcomed by clean energy advocates and consumer groups who’ve been fighting FirstEnergy’s attempts to bail out its generator business. FirstEnergy has sought several forms of federal emergency bailouts for its struggling power plant fleet, including ...

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