MISO’s vision is to be the most reliable, value-creating Regional Transmission Organization (RTO). That means keeping the power flowing reliably and at the lowest possible price everyday.
The electrical grid is an interconnected network responsible for delivering electricity from producers to consumers. Start here to understand MISO's role in grid operations.
Energy is bought and sold similarly to any other product. Start here for information on energy markets and how MISO operates them.
Planning is necessary to meet the future reliability needs of the bulk electric system and is one of the three critical roles that MISO plays.
Regional Transmission Organizations (RTO), like MISO, are responsible for overseeing and managing the electric power transmission grid across a specific geographic region.
MISO manages the reliable flow of electricity across its territory along with facilitating the buying and selling of electricity within its region & planning the grid of the future.