November 3, 2014



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California ISO, PacifiCorp Launch First Western Energy Market




The California ISO and Portland-based PacifiCorp announced today that the Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) went live on November 1, 2014.



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The ISO, in partnership with PacifiCorp, made history this weekend by launching the Energy Imbalance Market on November 1. The real-time market is the first of its kind in the West.


The six-state wholesale electricity market will generate millions in cost savings for consumers.


The full news release is available on the ISO website at



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