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NERC Files First Annual Report on Wide-Area Analysis of Technical Feasibility Exceptions

On September 28, 2011, in Docket No. RR10-1-001, NERC filed the first Annual Report on Wide-Area Analysis of Technical Feasibility Exceptions ("TFE") in compliance with paragraphs 220 and 221 of Order No. 706, FERC's January 21, 2010 Order Approving TFE Procedures and Ordering Compliance Filing, and Appendix 4D of the NERC Rules of Procedure.  In Order No. 706, NERC was directed to submit an annual report to FERC that provides a wide-area analysis regarding use of TFEs and the effect on Bulk-Power System reliability.  The first Annual Report covers the period from January 1, 2010 through June 30, 2011.  A copy of the report can be found here.