The Midwest ISO wrapped up its Advisory Committee and Board meetings in St. Paul,MN, today after FERC Commissioner Marc Spitzer addressed Midwest ISO stakeholders, expressing optimism and thanking them for their commitment to wind integration. The meetings gave Midwest ISO stakeholders the opportunity to engage the independent, nonprofit organization’s Board of Directors on specific issues, including and especially the broad topic of wind integration.

“We made wind integration the prime topic at our meetings this week because wind is an invaluable part of the future in the Midwest,” said John Bear, President and CEO of the Midwest ISO. “In order to realize the full potential of wind, we must all work together to identify how best to manage this source of energy and discuss the challenges.” Read more about Wind Integration Challenges