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FERC Issues Order No. 793 on Approving Protection System Maintenance Reliability Standard

On December 19, 2013 in Docket No. RM13-7, FERC issued Order No. 793, which  approves NERC's proposed Reliability Standard, PRC-005-2 – Protection System Maintenance, to supersede four existing Reliability Standards, PRC-005-1.1b (Transmission and Generation Protection System Maintenance and Testing), PRC-008-0 (Underfrequency Load Shedding Equipment Maintenance), PRC-011-0 (Undervoltage Load Shedding Equipment Maintenance) and PRC-017-0 (Special Protection System Maintenance and Testing).  

To view FERC’s Order No. 793, click here.