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Demand Response


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

December 17, 2015 - FERC Staff Issue Assessment of Demand Response and Advanced Metering Report PDF


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

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