FERC Order 841 levels the playing field for energy storage

  title={FERC Order 841 levels the playing field for energy storage},
  author={Rao Konidena},
  journal={MRS Energy \& Sustainability},
  • R. Konidena
  • Published 2019
  • Computer Science
  • MRS Energy & Sustainability
FERC Order 841 focused on standardizing electric storage resource (ESR) participation in wholesale energy, ancillary services, and capacity market ruleset, by treating storage as a generation resource. Treatment of storage as a transmission asset (SATA) is up in the air. Expect to see FERC action on ISO/RTO compliance plans in 2019. Energy storage is finally getting its due at the wholesale grid level, thanks to FERC Order 841. All the grid operators within FERC jurisdiction must comply with… 

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