September 27, 2016 12:34 AM ET

Electric Utilities

Company Overview of California Independent System Operator Corporation

Company Overview

California Independent System Operator Corporation, a nonprofit public benefit corporation, operates long-distance and high-voltage power lines. The company provides open-access transmission service to users of the transmission grid; and clears energy bids, as well as short-term energy purchases and sales for economic dispatch of generating resources to maintain continuous supply-demand balance. It also manages congestion on the grid; procures reserve capacity or ancillary services; and performs a settlement and clearing functions. Its power lines deliver power in California and to neighboring control areas and states, Canada, and Mexico. California Independent System Operator Corporation wa...

250 Outcropping Way

Folsom, CA 95630

United States

Founded in 1997

Phone:

916-351-4400

Key Executives for California Independent System Operator Corporation

Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Operations
Chief Compliance Officer, Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Vice President of Technology
Vice President of Market and Infrastructure Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

California Independent System Operator Corporation Key Developments

The California Independent System Operator (ISO) Board of Governors Appoints Five Members to the Western Energy Imbalance Market

The California Independent System Operator (ISO) Board of Governors appointed five members to the western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Governing Body following an extensive vetting process that began in January by the EIM Nominating Committee. The Governing Body members are from throughout the West and represent diverse stakeholder sectors. The following were appointed to staggered terms: Valerie Fong for a term beginning July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2019; Doug Howe for a term beginning July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2018; Carl Linvill for a term beginning July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2018; John Prescott for a term beginning July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2019; and Kristine Schmidt for a term beginning July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017. The EIM charter calls for the ISO Board to approve the initial Governing Body in open session, but all future nominations will be approved by the EIM Governing Body.

California ISO Partners with Dispersive Technologies to Bring SDN to SCADA Networks

Dispersive Technologies, Inc. and the California Independent System Operator Corporation announced the introduction of Dispersive™ Virtualized Networks (Dispersive™ VNs) as an alternative for securing telemetry throughout the ISO's service area. Dispersive Technologies offers software-defined networking (SDN) solutions that dramatically improve network security, session-level performance and reliability.

CAISO Market Surveillance Committee Presents at 4th Annual California Energy Summit, May-11-2016 01:15 PM

CAISO Market Surveillance Committee Presents at 4th Annual California Energy Summit, May-11-2016 01:15 PM. Venue: Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel Santa Monica, 1707 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401, United States. Speakers: Scott Harvey, Consultant, FTI Consulting and Member.

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