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Demand Response

Effective demand response can help reduce electric price volatility, mitigate generation market power, and enhance reliability.

December 23, 2014 - FERC Staff Issue Assessment of Demand Response and Advanced Metering Report PDF

June 11, 2014 - FERC to Seek en banc Review of Demand Response Ruling News Release

The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 required the Commission to perform a national assessment of demand response potential and to develop a national action plan on demand response National Assessment & Action Plan on Demand Response

Section 1252(e)(3) of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct 2005) required the FERC to prepare a report that assesses electric demand response resources, and the saturation and penetration rate of advanced meters Reports on Demand Response and Advanced Metering

Energy Efficiency:

David Kathan
Telephone: 202-502-6404
Email: david.kathan@ferc.gov

Michael Tita
Telephone: 202-502-6448
Email: michael.tita@ferc.gov


  • November 19-20, 2009 - Possible Elements of a National Action Plan on Demand Response (AD09-10) Event Details | Comments Filed
  • May 21, 2008 - Demand Response in Organized Electric Markets (AD08-8) Event Details

Updated: December 23, 2014