MISO: New Outage Rules Boosted Mich. Capacity Prices June 14, 2020 By Amanda Durish Cook By Amanda Durish CookMISO confirmed that a new rule prohibiting resources on extended outages from offering capacity contributed to the historic spike in Lower Michigan prices in April’s PRA. | MISO Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know? Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic: Stakeholders Question High Mich. Capacity PricesStakeholders are asking if MISO’s new long-term generation outage policy played a role in driving up Michigan capacity prices in this year’s Planning Resource Auction. | © RTO Insider Rules Will Limit MISO Capacity Resource OutagesMISO is wrapping up implementation of recently approved outage rules designed to dissuade capacity resources from taking long outages that could risk supply. | © RTO Insider UPDATED: Michigan Prices Soar in 8th MISO Capacity AuctionMISO’s eighth annual capacity auction marked the RTO’s first clearing price set by its cost of new entry, as prices in the Lower Peninsula of Michigan rocketed to almost $260/MW-day while all other zones cleared… Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.