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NERC Submits Informational Filing Regarding Power Restoration at Nuclear Power Plants

On April 30, 2009, in compliance with paragraph 629 of FERC Order No. 693, NERC submitted an informational filing to FERC regarding the timeframe to restore power to auxiliary power systems of U.S. nuclear power plants following a blackout, as determined during simulations and drills of system restoration plans.  The information contained in NERC's filing covers 4th Quarter 2007 through 4th Quarter 2008.  To view the public version of NERC’s informational filing, which has been redacted to remove all Critical Energy Infrastructure Information, click here.