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NERC Submits Proposed Regional Reliability Standards VAR-002-WECC-2 and VAR-501-WECC-2

On December 15, 2014, in Docket No. RD15-1, NERC submitted a petition seeking Commission approval of proposed regional Reliability Standards VAR-002-WECC-2, Automatic Voltage Regulators, and VAR-501-WECC-2, Power System Stabilizer.  The proposed standards, which were developed by NERC and the Western Electric Coordinating Council (WECC), would remove Requirements from the existing standards that are no longer necessary or the violation of which poses a lesser risk to the Bulk-Power System.

To view NERC's petition, click here.