FERC Orders/Rules 2022
 
Docket Number
Title/Summary
  

​RM22-12-000

​NOPR on Reliability Standards to Address Inverter-Based Resources​

FERC issues a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ("NOPR") proposing to direct NERC to develop new or modified Reliability Standards that address reliability gaps related to IBRs: data sharing; model validation; planning and operational studies; and performance requirements.

11/17/2022

​RD22-5-000

Order Approving Reliability Standards FAC-001-4 and FAC-002-4​

FERC issues an order approving Reliability Standards FAC-001-4 and FAC-002-4.

11/17/2022

​RD22-4-000

​Order on Registration of Inverter-Based Resources​

FERC issues an order directing NERC to submit a work plan within 90 days of the order issuance describing how it plans to identify and register owners and operators of all IBRs that are connected to the BPS.

11/17/2022
​RR22-4-000; RR22-4-001


​Order Accepting 2023 Business Plans and Budgets and Directing Compliance Filing

FERC issues an order accepting the 2023 Business Plans and Budgets of NERC, the six Regional Entities, and the Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body. The order also directs a compliance filing.

11/2/2022

​RM22-19-000; RM21-3-000

​NOPR on Incentives for Advanced Cybersecurity Investment

FERC issues a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ("NOPR") proposing to revise its regulations to provide incentive-based rate treatments for investments by utilities in advanced cybersecurity technology and participation by utilities in cybersecurity threat information sharing programs, as directed by the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021. This NOPR terminates the NOPR proceeding in Docket No. RM21-3-000 (December 2020 Cybersecurity Incentives NOPR), in which NERC and the Regional Entities filed joint comments on April 6, 2021.

9/22/2022

​RR21-10-001​

​Letter Order Accepting ROP Compliance Filing​

FERC issues a letter order accepting NERC's July 18, 2022 compliance filing regarding revisions to the CMEP in NERC's Rules of Procedure (ROP). The letter order accepts the compliance filing as satisfying the directives in FERC's May 19, 2022 Order.​

9/9/2022

​RR21-8-000

Standards ROP Revisions Approved​

FERC issues an order approving revisions to Rules of Procedure regarding Reliability Standards.

8/25/2022

​RR22-2-000

​NPCC Bylaws Extension Granted​

FERC issues a letter order granting NERC and NPCC's request for an extension of ti​​me for a compliance filing regarding revisions to the NPCC Bylaws. ​

8/10/2022

​RR22-1-000

​Amended ReliabilityFirst Corporation Bylaws​

FERC issues a letter order approving amendments to ReliabilityFirst Corporation Bylaws.

7/29/2022

​RM22-20-000

NOPR on Duty of Candor​

​FERC issues a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) regarding a proposed new duty of candor for entities that communicate with the Commission and certain organizations, including NERC and the Regional Entities, upon which the Commission relies to carry out its statutory obligations. 

7/28/2022

​RR21-9-001

Order Authorizing use of CRISP Operating Reserve

FERC issues a letter order authorizing NERC's request to redirect budgeted funds and to expend funds from its CRISP Operating Reserve.

7/8/2022

​RR22-2-000

Order Conditionally Approving Regional Entity Bylaws​

FERC issues an order conditionally approving revisions to the NPCC bylaws.  The order directs NERC and NPCC to submit a compliance filing within 60 days of this order.

7/8/2022

​RM22-10-000

​NOPR on Transmission System Planning Performance Requirements for Extreme Weather

FERC issues a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ("NOPR") on Transmission System Planning Performance Requirements for Extreme Weather. The NOPR proposes to direct NERC to revise Reliability Standard TPL-001-5.1 (Transmission System Planning Performance Requirements) to address reliability concerns pertaining to transmission system planning for extreme heat and cold weather events.

6/16/2022

​RD22-3-000

Order approving modifications to CIP-014​

FERC issues an order approving modifications to the compliance section of Reliability Standard CIP-014.

6/16/2022

​RR21-10-000

​Order Approving in Part and Denying in Part Revisions to the NERC ROP

FERC issues an order approving in part and denying in part revisions to the NERC Rules of Procedure ("ROP"). The order approves revisions for the Personnel Certification and Credential Maintenance Program in section 600, the Training and Education Program in section 900, and Confidential Information in section 1500. The or​der also approves in part and rejects in part proposed revisions to the Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Program ("CMEP") in section 400, Appendix 2, and Appendix 4C. The order directs NERC to submit a compliance filing within 60 days of this order.

5/19/2022

​RR21-3-001

Letter Order Approving TRE Bylaws​​

FERC issues a delegated letter order approving revisions to the Texas RE Bylaws.

3/22/2022

​RD22-2-000

​Letter Order Approving SOL Standards

FERC issues a letter order approving Reliability Standards related to establishing and communicating System Operating Limits ("SOL").

3/4/2022

​RR21-8-000

​Letter Re: Proposed Standards Rules Of Procedure Revisions

FERC issues a letter seeking additional information regarding NERC's August 18, 2021 proposal to revise Section 305.3.3 of the NERC Rules of Procedure.

2/24/2022

​RD22-1-000

Letter Order Approving PRC-006-SERC-03​

FERC issues a delegated letter order approving regional Reliability Standard PRC-006-SERC-03.

2/18/2022

​RM22-3-000

​NOPR re Internal Network Security Monitoring

FERC issues an Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) proposing to direct NERC to develop Reliability Standards that require internal network security monitoring within a trusted CIP networked environment for high and medium impact Bulk Electric System Cyber Systems.
1/20/2022