FERC issues Order No. 794 Approving Reliability Standard BAL-003-1 (Frequency Response and Frequency Bias Setting)
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On January 16, 2014, in Docket No. RM13-11, FERC issued a final rule approving the Reliability Standard BAL-003-1 (Frequency Response and Frequency Bias Setting). Reliability Standard BAL-003-1 defines the amount of frequency response needed from balancing authorities to maintain Interconnection frequency within predefined bounds and includes requirements for the measurement and provision of frequency response. In addition, FERC directs NERC to submit certain reports to address concerns discussed in the Final Rule.
To view FERC’s Order No. 794, click here.