Think of peak load as the highest period of demand on the grid over a certain time frame. To reliably deliver power to all customers during peak load periods, power plants are guaranteed revenue through long-term capacity delivery auctions and in return those plants guarantee to operate on those days.
Running the AC at full blast might bring comfort on hot days, but nobody likes the high utility bills that typically follow. Let’s look at how to better manage your electricity costs this summer—while staying comfortable!
As a Regional Transmission Operator (RTO), PJM is an independent organization that oversees the wholesale electricity market serving the following states: Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and D.C.
IGS is proud to partner with Operation Warm for the fifth year in a row as part of our Bundle Up campaign. From November 13, 2018, to March 3, 2019, Bundle Up gives IGS customers, current and new, the opportunity to bundle their products and donate a new coat to a child in need through Operation Warm.