NERC Response to FERC Approval of Bulk Electric System Definition

WASHINGTON, DC -- The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) is pleased with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) action on the Bulk Electric System Definition, and looks forward to reviewing the final order. As noted by FERC, this complex issue was completed in two years and demonstrates cooperation and coordination between NERC, FERC and the industry. NERC remains committed to developing effective standards in a timely manner to ensure the reliability of the bulk power system.

Commissioner LaFleur Statement

FERC Release

Posted On: 12/20/2012