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.
No active initiatives at this time.
Other resources and documents
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.
Proxy demand response
A new demand response product implemented that facilitates the participation of existing retail demand programs in the ISO market.
Reliability demand response product
Developed 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.
Demand response initiative - archive