Planning

Most Recently Approved RTEP Updates
As of 4:12 p.m. EPT

Competitive Planning Process
  • The PJM competitive planning process affords non-incumbent transmission developers an opportunity to participate in the regional planning and expansion of the PJM bulk electric system.
  • 2022 RTEP Window 2
     open11.1.2022 closed12.1.2022
    2022 RTEP Window 1
     open7.1.2022 closed8.30.2022
    2022 Multi Driver Window 1
     open6.7.2022 closed8.8.2022
    2021 Window 3
     open11.3.2021  closed12.8.2021
    2021 Window 2
     open11.3.2021  closed1.12.2022
Planning News from Inside Lines
  • 2023 Long-Term Load Forecast Predicts Growth Fueled by Data Centers
    PJM’s long-term load forecast predicts estimated load growth of 0.8% per year for summer peaks, 1% for winter peaks and 1.4% for net energy over a 10-year planning horizon starting in 2023. Rising energy demand by data centers, mostly in Virginia and Maryland, is a chief driver of this increased energy use. The PJM Load […]
  • 2022 in Review: Planning for the Future Grid
    Preparing for a future grid with a large number of dispersed renewable resources was at the heart of PJM’s planning efforts in 2022, with major advancements in processing new generation resources onto the system, offshore wind planning and development, and the critical research and analysis to prepare for an energy transition that ensures electric service […]
Queued Generation Fuel Mix
As of 4:18 p.m. EPT
Total:
163,120 MW
Renewables:
78,259 MW
Generation Interconnection Requests by Fuel Type
As of 4:18 p.m. EPT
Queues Timeline
As of 2.15.2022 5:32 p.m. EPT
Active Studies
As of 4:13 p.m. EPT
Criteria & Guidelines