Pallavi Jain is the Associate Energy Market Design
Specialist for the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO), which operates New York’s high-voltage transmission system, manages the state’s competitive wholesale electricity markets, and conducts comprehensive power system planning.
In her role at the NYISO, Ms. Jain is responsible for advancing energy market design initiatives from the investigative phase through to deployment, working collaboratively with both internal and external stakeholders. Elements of the market design process for which she is responsible include research, analyzing market simulation results, collaboration with stakeholders and regulators, and developing tariff revisions for filing with FERC.
Ms. Jain has led a number of energy market initiatives at the NYISO. Her efforts have resulted in increasing convergence between the real-time commitment and dispatch processes, improving NYISO and ISO-NE Coordination for Emergency Energy Settlements,
developing a market design for Energy Storage resources to participate in the NYSIO markets. Pallavi holds both a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State
University in Tempe, Arizona and a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
from Manipal University in Manipal, India.