The ISO is actively engaged with stakeholders in developing viable wholesale demand response products with direct market participation capability. Products that can be provided by non-generation resources, such as demand response, can be used for power system reliability.
Demand response net benefits test
Implementing a net benefits test that establishes a price threshold above which demand response resource bids are deemed cost effective per FERC Order No. 745.
Reliability demand response product
Developing a wholesale demand response product that enables compatibility with and integration of existing retail emergency-triggered demand response programs into the ISO operations and market.
Other resources and documents
Non-generator resource - dispatchable demand response
See Regulation energy management section under the Renewable integration market and product review phase 1 initiative.
Proxy demand response
A new demand response product implemented that facilitates the participation of existing retail demand programs in the ISO market.
Demand response initiative - archive