NY Ready for ‘Average’ Winter; Burman Worried October 21, 2018 By Shawn McFarlandThe New York Department of Public Service assured the PSC that utilities are prepared for the upcoming winter and that customers’ bills will be on par with last year’s. 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: SPP to Members: We're Ready for WinterSPP told members that its projections indicate it will be able to handle what few contingencies it faces in the coming months. MISO Prepared for WinterMISO is cool and collected heading into the winter, staff told the Markets Committee of the Board of Directors. Technical Conference Set on Winter ReliabilityFERC will hold a technical conference April 1 to discuss issues raised by this winter’s extreme cold, which exposed vulnerabilities in the grid’s increasing reliance on natural-gas fired generation.