NERC Filings 2020
 
  
Title/Summary
  
RD20-2-000

CIP SDT Schedule September Update Informational Filing

NERC submits to FERC an informational compliance filing as directed by FERC in its February 20, 2020 Order. This filing contains a status update on two standards development projects relating to CIP Reliability Standards.

9/17/2020
RR20-7-000

Petition for the Approval of Amendments to the NPCC Regional Standard Processes Manual

NERC submits a petition for approval of amendments to the NPCC Regional Standard Processes Manual

9/10/2020
RR20-6-000
NERC 2021 Business Plan and Budget Filing​

NERC submits this filing requesting acceptance of the 2021 Business Plans and Budgets of NERC, the six Regional Entities, and the Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body, and approval of the proposed assessments to fund the 2021 budgets​.
8/24/2020
RM20-12-000
Comments Re: Potential CIP Enhancements NOI

Joint comments of NERC and the Regional Entities in response to the FERC Notice of Inquiry ​regarding Potential Enhancements to the CIP Reliability Standards.
8/24/2020
FA11-21-000
Compliance Filing in Response to January 2013 Order​

NERC submits an unaudited report of NERC's budget-to-actual variance information for the second quarter 2020. This compliance filing is in accordance with FERC's January 16, 2013 Order, which approved a Settlement Agreement between the FERC Office of Enforcement and NERC, related to findings and recommendations arising out of its 2012 performance audit.
8/14/2020
RM20-8-000

Comments re Virtualization and Cloud Computing NOI

NERC and the Regional Entities Submit Joint Comments in Response to FERC's Notice of Inquiry regarding the use of virtualization and cloud computing services.

7/1/2020
RR20-5-000

​Revised RDAs Petition

NERC and the six Regional Entities submit a joint petition for approval of the revised Pro Forma Regional Delegation Agreement and revised Regional Entity RDAs.

6/29/2020
RD20-2-000

CIP SDT Schedule June Update Informational Filing

NERC submits to FERC an informational compliance filing as directed by FERC in its February 20, 2020 Order. This filing contains a status update on two standards development projects relating to CIP Reliability Standards.

6/19/2020
RR20-4-000

​Petition for Approval of Amended CCC Charter​

NERC submits a petition for approval of its amended Compliance and Certification Committee Charter.

6/12/2020
RM20-17-000

​Petition for Approval of CIP-002-6​

​NERC submits a petition for approval of proposed Reliability Standard CIP-002-6.

6/12/2020
EL20-46-000

Motion to Intervene and Comment of NERC

NERC submits a motion to intervene and comments regarding a complaint about Reliability Standard CIP-013-1.

6/11/2020
RR19-8-001

Petition for Financing ERO SEL​

Request of NERC to expend funds to develop the ERO Enterprise Secure Evidence Locker.

6/8/2020
RR19-7-001

Compliance Filing on 5-Year Order​

NERC submits its compliance filing in response to the Commission Order on the 5-year Performance Assessment.

6/1/2020
RR20-3-000

​2019 Budget Trueup Report​

NERC submits its Report of Comparisons of Budgeted to Actual Costs
for 2019 for NERC and the Regional Entities.
5/29/2020
RM19-20-000
​Response to Data Request regarding BAL-002-WECC-3​

NERC and WECC submit a response to FERC's data request regarding proposed regional Reliability Standard BAL-002-WECC-3 (Contingency Reserve).


5/18/2020
FA11-21-000

​Compliance Filing in Response to January 2013 Order​

NERC submits an unaudited report of NERC's budget-to-actual variance information for the first quarter 2020. This compliance filing is in accordance with FERC's January 16, 2013 Order, which approved a Settlement Agreement between the FERC Office of Enforcement and NERC, related to findings and recommendations arising out of its 2012 performance audit.

5/15/2020
RM19-16-000

​Withdrawal of proposed Reliability Standard VAR-001-6​

Notice of withdrawal by NERC of its petition for approval of proposed Reliability Standard VAR-001-6.

5/14/2020
RD20-8-000

​Petition for approval of erratum to TPL-001-5​

NERC submits a petition for approval of erratum to Reliability Standard TPL-001-5.

4/23/2020
RM15-4-000, RM16-22-000, RM17-13-000, RD-4-000

Motion to Defer Implementation of Reliability Standards

NERC submits a motion requesting FERC delay upcoming implementation deadlines of certain Reliability Standards in response to coronavirus-related disruptions.

4/6/2020
RM19-16-00, RM19-17-000

NOPR Comments Regarding SER Retirements

NERC submits comments on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (“NOPR”) regarding NERC’s proposal to retire requirements in Reliability Standards under the Standards Efficiency ​Review ("SER").

4/6/2020
RR09-6-003
2020 NERC Standards Report, Status and Timetable for Addressing Regulatory Directives

NERC submits its 2020 NERC Standards Report, Status and Timetable for Addressing Regulatory Directives. The annual report is in accordance with Section 321.6 of the NERC Rules of Procedure.
3/30/2020
RD20-7-000
NERC submits a petition for the approval of proposed Reliability Standard PRC-024-3 - Frequency and Voltage Protection Settings for Generating Resources.  Proposed Reliability Standard PRC-024-3 improves upon currently effective Reliability Standard PRC-024-2 by clarifying the voltage and frequency protection settings requirements so that generating resources continue to support grid stability during defined system voltage and frequency excursions.
3/20/2020
RD20-2-000

​CIP Standards Projects Informational Filing​

NERC submits to FERC an informational compliance filing as directed by FERC in its February 20, 2020 Order. This filing contains a status update on two standards development projects relating to CIP Reliability Standards.

3/19/2020
RD20-5-000
Supplement to Petition for Approval of BAL-001-TRE-2​

NERC submits a supplement to Exhibit D (Development History) of its March 11, 2020 joint petition with Texas RE for the approval of proposed regional Reliability Standard BAL-001-TRE-2​.

3/17/2020
RD20-5-000

​Petition for Approval of BAL-001-TRE-2​

NERC and Texas RE submit a joint petition for the approval of propsed regional Reliability Standard BAL-001-TRE-2.​

3/11/2020
RM19-20-000
Letter Requesting an Extension of Time to Respond to Data Request

NERC and WECC submit a letter requesting an extension of time to respond to the Data Request issued in Docket No. RM19-20-000 on February 18, 2020.

3/4/2020
EL20-21-000

Motion to Intervene and Comment on CIP-014 Complaint​

NERC submits a motion to intervene and comments in FERC Docket No. EL20-21-000​. The docket is addressing a Complaint about CIP-014-2 – Physical Security​.

3/2/2020
RR19-7-000
Motion for Extension of Compliance Filing Deadline in Response to the Order on the Five-Year Performance Assessment

NERC submits a motion for the extension of the Compliance Filing Deadline in response to the January 23, 2020 Order on the Five-Year Performance Assessment.

2/21/2020
RD20-4-000

Petition for Approval of SAR Standards​

NERC submits a petition requesting Commission approval of seven proposed Reliability Standards developed under Project 2017-07 Standards Alignment with Registration​

2/21/2020
FA11-21-000
Compliance Filing in Response to January 2013 Order

NERC submits an unaudited report of NERC's budget-to-actual variance information for the fourth quarter 2019. This compliance filing is in accordance with FERC's January 16, 2013 Order, which approved a Settlement Agreement between the FERC Office of Enforcement and NERC, related to findings and recommendations arising out of its 2012 performance audit.

2/14/2020
RD20-3-000

​Petition of NERC for Approval of Proposed Reliability Standard TPL-007-4​

NERC submits a petition requesting Commission approval of proposed Reliability Standard TPL-007-4 (Transmission System Planned Performance for Geomagnetic Disturbance Events). TPL-007-4 makes two modifications to the currently effective standard. The proposed modifications would: (i) Require entities to develop Corrective Action Plans for vulnerabilities identified through supplemental GMD Vulnerability Assessments; and (ii) Require entities to seek approval from the ERO of any extensions of time for the completion of Corrective Action Plan items.​​

2/7/2020
RR20-2-000
Joint Reply of NERC and SERC Reliability Corporation to Comments of Public Citizen Inc.

NERC and SERC submitted a response to Public Citizen Inc.'s comments on the December 20, 2019 joint petition submitted by NERC and SERC requesting approval to amend SERC's Bylaws.

1/24/2020
RM16-7-000, RD18-7-000

​Order 835 BAL-002-2 Informational Filing

NERC submits its report on the implementation of Reliability Standard BAL-002-2​ (Disturbance Control Standard—Contingency Reserve for Recovery from a Balancing Contingency Event​) in fulfillment of a directive in FERC Order No. 835.

1/2/2020