Standing Committees and Other
Through NERC’s technical committees, experts from all segments of the electricity industry contribute their knowledge to promote the reliability of the North American bulk power system.
Click here for the Reliability and Security Guidelines produced by the Operating, Planning, and Critical ​infrastructure Protection Committees.

 Committees, Subcommittees, Working Groups and Task Forces

Compliance & Certification Committee (CCC)
ERO Monitoring Subcommittee (EROMS)
Organization Registration and Certification Subcommittee (ORCS)
Compliance Processes and Procedures Subcommittee (CPPS)
Critical Infrastructure Protection Committee Executive Committee (CIPCEC)
Cyber Security Working Groups
Security Training Working Group (STWG)
Operating Security Working Groups
Grid Exercise Working Group (GEWG)
Supply Chain Working Group (SCWG)
Physical Security Working Groups
Physical Security Working Group (PSWG)
Security Policy Working Groups
Compliance Input Working Group (CIWG)
System Security Metrics Working Group (SMWG)
Event Analysis Subcommittee (EAS)
EMS Working Group (EMSWG)
Inverter-Based Resource Performance Task Force (IRPTF)
Methods for Establishing IROLS Joint Task Force (MEITF)
Operating Reliability Subcommittee (ORS)
Personnel Subcommittee (PS)
Resources Subcommittee (RS)
Exam Working Group (EWG)
Electric Gas Working Group (EGWG)
Geomagnetic Disturbance Task Force (GMDTF)
Inverter-Based Resource Performance Task Force (IRPTF)
Methods for Establishing IROLs Joint Task Force (MEITF)
Performance Analysis Subcommittee (PAS)
Demand Response Availability Data System Working Group (DADSWG)
Generating Availability Data System Working Group (GADSWG)
Misoperation Information Data Analysis System Working Group (MIDASWG)
Transmission Availability Data System Working Group (TADSWG)
Reliability Assessment Subcommittee (RAS)
Probabilistic Assessment Working Group (PAWG)
System Analysis and Modeling Subcommittee (SAMS)
Load Modeling Task Force (LMTF)
Power Plant Modeling and Verification Task Force (PPMVTF)
System Protection and Control Subcommittee (SPCS)
Synchronized Measurement Subcommittee (SMS)
System Planning Impacts from Distributed Energy Resources Working Group (SPIDERWG)

Functional Model Working Group (FMWG)
Standards Committee Communications and Planning Subcommittee (SCCPS)
Standards Committee Process Subcommittee (SCPS)
Project Management and Oversight Subcommittee (PMOS)

Adequate Level of Reliability Task Force (ALRTF)
Critical Infrastructure Strategic Coordinated Action Plan (CISCAP)
Electricity Subsector Coordinating Council (ESCC)
Regional Standards Group (RSG)