Planning

As of 4:31 a.m. EPT

Competitive Planning Process
  • The PJM competitive planning process affords non-incumbent transmission developers an opportunity to participate in the regional planning and expansion of the PJM bulk electric system.
  • 2020/21 Long-Term Window 1
     open1.11.2021 closed5.11.2021
    2020 Window 1
     open7.1.2020 closed8.31.2020
    2020 Window 2
     open7.1.2020 closed7.31.2020
    2020 Window 3
     open9.18.2020 closed10.19.2020
Planning News from Inside Lines
  • 2020 in Review: Planning Prepares for Evolving Needs
    In 2020, PJM steered its planning priorities toward the emerging needs of the future grid and removing barriers for the growing number of renewable resources and others seeking to interconnect. PJM received 970 new service requests in 2020, more than double the 470 projects proposed just two years before in 2018. Before grid connection is […]
  • PJM 2021 Long-Term Load Forecast Predicts Slight Growth
    PJM released its annual long-term forecast report Dec. 30, to show estimated load growth of 0.3 percent per year for summer and winter peaks over a 10-year planning horizon starting in 2021. PJM’s independent load forecast was derived using improved modeling techniques to estimate upcoming peak and energy usage trends. In the 2021 Load Forecast […]
Queued Generation Fuel Mix
As of 4:42 a.m. EPT
Total:
82,520 MW
Renewables:
48,647 MW
Generation Interconnection Requests by Fuel Type
As of 4:42 a.m. EPT
Queues Timeline
As of 7.30.2020 2:49 p.m. EPT
Active Studies
As of 4:31 a.m. EPT
Criteria & Guidelines