Final Report on February 2021 Freeze Underscores Winterization Recommendations

WASHINGTON, D.C.  FERC, NERC and NERC’s regional entities today issued the final report examining the impact the February 2021 freeze had on the bulk electric system in Texas and other parts of the South Central U.S. This 300-page analysis underscores preliminary recommendations released earlier this fall. The final report includes additional details regarding the need to strengthen rules for cold weather preparedness and coordination to prevent a recurrence of last winter​s blackouts.​

Full AnnouncementFERC - NERC - Regional Entity Staff Report: The February 2021 Cold Weather Outages in Texas and the South Central United States

Posted On: 11/16/2021