Demand Response Coalition v. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.; Notice of Complaint


Federal Register, Volume 78 Issue 71 (Friday, April 12, 2013)

Federal Register Volume 78, Number 71 (Friday, April 12, 2013)


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FR Doc No: 2013-08601



Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Docket No. EL13-57-000

Demand Response Coalition v. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.; Notice of Complaint

Take notice that on April 3, 2013, pursuant to sections 206 and 306 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), 16 U.S.C. 824e and 825e and Rule 206 of the Rules of Practice and Procedures of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission), 18 CFR 385.206, the Demand Response Coalition \1\ (Complainant) filed a formal complaint against the PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. (Respondent or PJM), alleging that certain newly adopted provisions of PJM's Manual 18 (the ``DR Plan Enhancements'') violate section 205 of the FPA and are therefore unenforceable.


\1\ The Demand Response Coalition includes Comverge, Inc., Viridity Energy, and Energy Curtailment Specialists (ECS).


The Complainant certifies that copies of the Complaint were served on the contacts for the Respondent as listed on the Commission's list of Corporate Officials.

Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. The Respondent's answer and all interventions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. The Respondent's answer, motions to intervene, and protests must be served on the Complainants.

The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ``eFiling'' link at Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 5 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426.

This filing is accessible on-line at, using the ``eLibrary'' link and is available for review in the Commission's Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ``eSubscription'' link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive email notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please email, or call (866) 208-3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502-8659.

Comment Date: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on April 15, 2013.

Dated: April 3, 2013.

Kimberly D. Bose,


FR Doc. 2013-08601 Filed 4-11-13; 8:45 am