Potomac Economics serves as the Market Monitoring Unit (MMU) to the New York ISO Board of Directors.
The New York ISO is a non-profit company that runs the wholesale markets for electricity and related services and operates the transmission system in New York State. The include markets for energy, operating reserves, capacity, and transmission rights.
As the MMU, Potomac Economics reports directly to the New York ISO’s Board of Directors and monitors each of the markets administered by the New York ISO. The objective of this monitoring is to identify conduct by market participants or market rules that compromise the efficiency or distort the outcomes of the markets.
In this role, Potomac Economics issues annual and quarterly reports providing independent assessments of the competitive performance of the markets and other reports as necessary focused on specific market issues. Potomac Economics also evaluates significant proposed changes in the New York ISO’s market rules.
- MMU Evaluation of Impacts of Carbon Pricing Proposal - Published May 2019
- 2018 State of the Market Report for the New York ISO Markets - Published May 2019
- MMU Study of Capacity Value of Energy Storage Resources - Published February 2019
- MMU Comments on NYISO Compliance Filing re Order 841 - Published February 2019
- MMU Memo to NYISO BOD on Estimating Capacity Benefits of AC Transmission Public Policy Projects - Published December 2018
- Quarterly Report – 2018 Q3 - Published December 2018
- MMU Comments on 2018 Reliability Needs Assessment of the NYISO - Published September 2018
- Quarterly Report – 2018 Q2 - Published August 2018
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