Feb 22nd, 2018
The VIG updates are subtle but certain changes to the VI evaluation process can have a significant impact on the outcome of a Remedial Investigation and the ability of a Licensed Site Remediation Professional to issue a Final Remediation Document for a site.
A recently published NERC report concludes that as reliance on natural gas to meet electric generation requirements increases, additional planning and operational measures must be considered to mitigate power system reliability risks.
Most of NERC’s standards development efforts in the next three years will focus on periodic reviews in standards families where there may be new or emerging risks that would generate new standard development projects.
Nov 27th, 2017
NERC has filed mandatory standard CIP-013-1 for supply chain risk management, requiring controls to mitigate cyber threats and their impact to the reliable operation of the Bulk Electric System.
NERC's newly released 2017 State of Reliability Report indicates that protection system misoperations continue to be a significant reliability risk factor.
Jul 20th, 2017
NERC has released a report documenting its findings and recommendations related to reliability risks from utility scale solar generation projects with implications for PRC-024 compliance, as well as generation, interconnection and protection system technologies.
Jun 13th, 2017