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NYISO’s Great Expectations for a Grid in Transition

New York’s centralized bulk power system, which has existed primarily to deliver reliable energy to every corner of the Empire State, is increasingly viewed as a critical element to achieving broader public policy goals for clean energy.


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NYISO Addresses Potential Interconnection of NRG’s Dunkirk Generation Facility

NYISO President and CEO Brad Jones responds to Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello’s June 10th commentary regarding the future of NRG’s Dunkirk facility. READ MORE

Understanding Summer Energy Demand

This is the time of year when New Yorkers start using air conditioners and fans to help battle the heat. However, no matter how hot it gets, the NYISO is prepared for this peak energy demand so you… READ MORE

Job Corp Students Get Schooled on Real World Solar

Students from Hudson Valley Community College’s Job Corp program recently visited the NYISO. In this video, Professor Joanne Coons, who teaches solar and photovoltaic course, describes the NYISO tour as, “a great part of their education.” READ MORE

People Who Power NY: “That’s what we do: work together and figure things out.”

The people powering New York don't just focus on power; they focus on personal interactions as well. Meet Patrick from our Stakeholder Services team. READ MORE

People Who Power NY: “An opportunity for ‘change the world’ kind of cool.”

How do you go from building jet engines to designing energy markets? For some people, power generation is a mission. That’s true for Whitney. READ MORE

A Powerful Purpose: NYISO Community Engagement

Powering New York isn’t just about energy – it’s also about supporting our communities. And when it comes to volunteerism, it’s not just something we do, it’s who we are and what we believe in. READ MORE

NYISO Celebrates 4th Anniversary of Control Center

The NYISO’s Control Center celebrates a milestone. Four years ago, this state-of-the-art facility took control of the electrical grid, ensuring reliability and security of the New York power system. READ MORE

Electricity History: Steinmetz’s Birthday

April 9 is Charles Steinmetz’s birthday. The NYISO recognizes the great contributions Steinmetz made to the energy industry. READ MORE

NYISO is On-Trend in 2018

Utility Dive’s Gavin Bade recently published an article, “10 Trends Shaping the Power Sector in 2018.” Here at the NYISO, we agree that 2018 is going to be an exciting year in energy advancements. New York is on… READ MORE

Electricity History: Brush’s Birthday

The NYISO recognizes Charles Brush’s birthday, and the contributions he made to the power industry when he established the first-ever power supply system in New York State. READ MORE