Request for Technical Conference or Workshop on Carbon Pricing in FERC-Jurisdictional Organized Regional Wholesale Electric Energy Markets
reliability and operational needs. In this context, stakeholders are exploring how competitive wholesale markets can better account for state policy objectives. In light of these ongoing conversations and the Commission’s important role in them, the electric energy industry and interested stakeholders would benefit from a technical conference or workshop in which the
Commission uses its convening authority to gather a wide range of stakeholders to discuss practical technical and implementation issues that are raised if states or other entities propose to adopt carbon pricing policies in regions with organized wholesale electric energy markets.