Imperial Irrigation District, FERC and NERC Reach Settlement Agreement
WASHINGTON, DC – A settlement agreement was issued between the Imperial Irrigation District, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the North American Electric Reliability Corporation today in the amount of $12 million for violations of NERC Reliability Standards by Imperial Irrigation District related to a September 8, 2011 system event. The civil penalty of $12 million will be split as follows: $3 million between the U.S. Treasury and NERC, and $9 million in investments for Imperial Irrigation District reliability enhancement measures that go beyond the mitigation of the violations resolved in the settlement agreement.  Announcement |Settlement Agreement
Posted On: 08/07/2014