January 15, 2009
On January 15, 2009, FERC issued an order granting NERC’s request for clarification
of the Commission’s October 16, 2008 Order
addressing NERC’s proposed 2009 business plan and budget. In general,
FERC clarifies that in the October 16 Order it did not intend to modify the existing role of NERC staff or to suggest that NERC staff can substantively modify the text of a previously-approved Reliability Standard.
To read the full text of FERC’s clarification order, click here