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NERC Submits Informational Filing Regarding Power Restoration Timeframes for Nuclear Power Plants

On June 1, 2009, in accordance with paragraph 629 of Order No. 693, NERC submitted an informational filing regarding the timeframe to restore power to the auxiliary power systems of U.S. nuclear power plants following a blackout, as determined during simulations and drills of system restoration plans.  The nuclear power plant off-site power restoration data contained in NERC’s filing pertains to the First Quarter of 2009.  To view the public version of NERC’s filing, click here.