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Order Approving IRO-006-5 and IRO-006-EAST-1

On April 21, 2011, in Docket No. RD11-2, FERC issued an order in which it approved Reliability Standards IRO-006-5 (Transmission Loading Relief ("TLR")) and IRO-006-EAST-1 (TLR Procedure for the Eastern Interconnection), the VRFs and VSLs for those Reliability Standards, and inclusion of the term “Market Flow” in the NERC Glossary of Terms.  FERC also approved retirement of Reliability Standard IRO-006-4.1 and its Attachment 1, regional differences within IRO-006-4.1, and removal of the term "Reallocation" from the NERC Glossary of Terms.  To view the order, click here.