The Strategic Plan provides a clear vision on the way forward as industry transformation and public policy goals are redefining the power system and competitive wholesale markets. The NYISO remains committed to being a leader in reliability, market design and technological innovation.
As the grid evolves, Energy Storage Resources (ESRs) contribution to an effective grid is expected to grow. ESRs such as pumped hydroelectric generators, flywheels, and batteries can help balance supply and demand.
This report presents the load and capacity data including historical and forecast seasonal peak demand, energy usage, and energy efficiency. Includes existing and proposed generation, transmission facilities, and other capacity resources.
This comprehensive report concludes NY State Bulk Power Transmission Facilities will meet all applicable Reliability Criteria over the 2017 through 2026 Study Period, and confirms that the initially identified Reliability Needs in the 2016 Reliability Needs Assessment (RNA) are resolved.