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NERC Submits Reply Comments in BES Phase 2 Proceeding

On February 3, 2014, in Docket No. RD14-2, NERC submitted reply comments in response to comments submitted by the Electricity Consumers Resource Council, American Forest & Paper Association, Council of Industrial Boiler Owners and American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (collectively, “ELCON”), First Wind Holdings, LLC Wind Holdings, LLC (“First Wind”), and the American Wind Energy Association (“AWEA”).  In the reply comments, NERC responds to protests regarding Note 2 of Exclusion E1 (Radial Systems) and regarding Inclusion I4 (Dispersed Power Producing Resources) of the proposed Phase 2 BES definition.  NERC requests that FERC approve the proposed definition without modification, and that it issue an order no later than March 31, 2014.

 To view NERC’s reply comments, click here.