BPM Change Management: Proposed Revision Requests and Updated BPMs Posted as of 6/30/20
The California ISO has posted new proposed revision requests (PRRs) reflecting edits to Business Practice Manuals (BPM). Revised BPMs that have completed the BPM change management process are posted in the BPM Library.
New Feature: BPM PRR updates will now be part of the ISO Daily Briefing in addition to being listed in the “Announcement” sections of the BPM change management tool. These updates will include PRRs that have become available for review, upcoming BPM meetings, and comment due dates. All registered BPM users should continue to reference the BPM Change Management tool to see current PRR status. To sign up for the Daily Briefing, please go to: http://www.caiso.com/informed/Pages/Notifications/Subscribe.aspx
The PRRs listed below have an open 10-business day comment or appeal period from June 30, 2020 through July 14, 2020.
PRR 1257 Market Operations BPM, Emergency PRR, Run-of-river registration process
PRR 1258 Market Operations BPM, Emergency PRR, Energy imbalance market incremental flow and energy imbalance market total flow penalty price
PRR 1259 Generator Interconnection and Deliverability Allocation Procedures BPM, Detailed descriptions of network upgrades
PRR 1254 Outage Management BPM, Variable Energy Resources Off Peak Opportunity Outage
PRR 1256 Generator Management BPM, Emergency PRR, Implementation of FERC Order on Deliverability Transfers
ISO Final Decisions
PRR 1241 Transmission Planning Process BPM, Revision to update electromagnetic transients modeling requirements in Section 10
PRR 1242 Market Instruments BPM, Emergency PRR, Changes to hydro default energy bid formulation
PRR 1243 Reliability Requirements BPM, Emergency PRR, Energy storage and distributed energy resources 3 proxy demand resource
PRR 1244 Settlements and Billing BPM, Updated BPM configuration guide for CC 6045 over and under scheduling EIM settlement to align the documentation with current active settlement configuration
PRR 1245 Market Instruments BPM, Changes to market operations related to energy storage and distributed energy resource initiative
PRR 1246 Market Operations BPM, Changes to market operations related to energy storage and distributed energy resource initiative
PRR 1247 Demand Response BPM, Updates for energy storage and distributed energy resources 3B initiative
PRR 1248 Outage Management BPM, Updates for energy storage and distributed energy resources 3B to sections 3.4 and 4.1
PRR 1249 Generator Interconnection and Deliverability Allocation Procedures BPM, Emergency PRR, Implementation of FERC Order 845
PRR 1250 Generator Interconnection Procedures BPM, Emergency PRR, Implementation of FERC Order 845 for Generator Interconnection Procedure and Agreements
PRR 1251 Generator Management BPM, Emergency PRR, Implementation of FERC Order 845 changes to the Generator Interconnection Procedures
PRR 1252 Outage Management BPM, Language to clarify 24 hour outage rule
PRR 1253 Metering BPM, Energy storage and distributed energy resources 3B updates
BPM Library updates
The reference document on the ISO website lists the updated BPMs in the library.
The ISO may unilaterally make and implement revisions to the BPMs in emergency circumstances, as set forth in Sections 22.4.3 and 22.11 of the ISO Tariff and in Section 2.6 of the Business Practice Manual for BPM Change Management. An emergency PRR will continue through the BPM change management stakeholder process to obtain stakeholder input on the revisions and make other recommendations, as necessary.
Please note that affected parties must register in order to submit a PRR or written comments.