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FERC Approves Three Revised Facilities Design, Connections and Maintenance Reliability Standards


March 20, 2009
On March 20, 2009, FERC issued Order No. 722 approving three revised Reliability Standards designated by NERC as FAC-010-2, FAC-011-2, and FAC-014-2.  These revised Reliability Standards set requirements for the development and communication of system operating limits of the Bulk-Power System for use in the planning and operation horizons.  In addition, the Commission approved, with modifications, the VSLs associated with the three Reliability Standards.  To view the entire text of the Commission’s Order No. 722, click here.