BPM Change Management: Proposed Revision Requests and Updated BPMs Posted as of 9/4/19
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.
PRR 1181 Market Operations BPM, Emergency PRR, Attachment B changes
PRR 1182 Settlements and Billing BPM, Update the pre-calculation real time energy quantity configuration to accommodate the changes for EIM Enhancements 2019
PRR 1183 Settlements and Billing BPM, Updated BPM configuration guide for charge code 6806 day ahead residual unit commitment (RUC) tier 1 association 5.11 and pre-calculation real time energy quantity 5.20 and pre-calculation real time market net amount 5.33 and pre-calculation spin non-spin no pay quantity 5.21 to accommodate energy storage and distributed energy resource 3A initiative
PRR 1184 Settlements and Billing BPM, Update settlement charge codes for reliability must run and capacity procurement mechanism Enhancements initiative
PRR 1185 Settlements and Billing BPM, Update settlement charge codes for real time market neutrality settlement initiative
PRR 1186 Generator Interconnection and Deliverability Allocation Procedures BPM, 2019 Interconnection process enhancements - change in deliverability status, study agreements, shared SANUs, interconnection request criteria and acceptance
PRR 1187 Generator Interconnection Procedures BPM, 2019 Interconnection process enhancements - change in deliverability status, elections made after phase II studies
PRR 1188 Generator Management BPM, Implementing interconnection process enhancements and funds submittal requirement change
PRR 1189 Generator Management BPM, Incorporate tariff changes from the reliability must run and capacity procurement market policy initiative, regarding retirement scenarios, and RMR designation
PRR 1171 Market Operations BPM, Load conformance limiter logic in the fifteen-minute market
PRR 1172 Energy Imbalance Market BPM, Energy imbalance thresholds
PRR 1173 Market Instruments BPM, Energy imbalance market and CAISO balancing authority area’s transmission loss clearing results
PRR 1174 Demand Response BPM, New Demand Response BPM and language for energy storage and distributed energy resources 3a initiative
PRR 1175 Metering BPM, Clarify audit period for scheduling coordinator self-audit and move language from Metering BPM to new Demand Response BPM
ISO Final Decisions
PRR 1170 Market Operations BPM, Emergency PRR, Conditionally Available Resource (CAR) treatment and registration process
PRR 1169 Reliability Requirements BPM, Emergency PRR, Must offer obligation clarification for CAR and other resources under Tariff section 184.108.40.206
PRR 1168 Outage Management BPM, Emergency PRR, Outage card clarification for resources and must offer obligation clarification for CAR and other resources under Tariff section 220.127.116.11
PRR 1166 Market Instruments BPM, Emergency PRR, Opportunity costs in Scheduling Infrastructure and Business Rules (SIBR) generated cost bids
PRR 1165 Market Instruments BPM, Energy storage and distributed energy resources phase 3A
PRR 1164 Settlements and Billing BPM, Emergency PRR, Update the pre-calculation spin non-spin no pay quantity BPM to resolve a document only equation error
PRR 1163 Settlements and Billing BPM, Reliability Coordinator Services implementation of settlements and billing includes the creation of new Reliability Coordinator and Hosted Advanced Network Application (HANA) Services charge codes and the termination of one charge code
PRR 1162 Market Operations BPM, Language update to the Flexible Ramp histogram calculation
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.