Demand response initiatives in the Northeast: successes and challenges


Conference: Metering, Billing, CRM/CIS Americas 2003
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Presenter: Sandra Waldstein
Abstract: In this paper Waldstein shows the efforts by utilities in the Northeast of the United States to implement new measures of demand response, with their respective successes and challenges. In particular she focusses on goals of demand response, NEDRI, types of programmes, interruptible load, real-time demand response, day ahead demand response, targeted demand response, customer requirements, implementation issues, results of the implementation, barriers, challenges, FERC’s position, recent FERC orders, challenging future DR programmes and concluding comments.