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FERC Issues Order Granting MISO's Recovery of Penalty Costs

On May 6, 2011, in Docket No. ER11-2798, FERC issued an order granting Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc.’s  (“MISO’s”) request to recover the $7,000 penalty costs assessed in the December 22, 2009 Settlement Agreement between ReliabilityFirst and an Unidentified Registered Entity ("URE") regarding a violation of CIP-004, Requirements 3.2 and 3.3., submitted in Docket No. NP11-59, from Tariff customers.  To view FERC’s May 6 Order, click here.

To view NERC’s Dec. 22, 2010 (public version) Abbreviated Notice of Penalty, click here.

To view MISO’s January 31, 2011 request (public version) for recovery of penalty assessments, click here.

To view MISO States’ February 10, 2011 Intervention and Protest, click here.

To view the MISO Operator’s March 9, 2011 Motion for Leave to Answer and Answer, click here.