Standards Information Management System (SIMS)


Ballot Results

Proposed Standard: FAC-010, FAC-011, FAC-014 System Operating Limits
Ballot Period: 10/13/2006 - 10/23/2006
Ballot Type: Recirculation
Total # Votes: 231
Total Ballot Pool: 272
Quorum: 84.93 %  The Quorum has been reached
Weighted Segment Vote:

71.66 %

Ballot Results: The standards will proceed to the NERC board for adoption November 1, 2006.
Summary of Ballot Results
Segment Ballot
Affirmative Negative Abstain No
# Votes Fraction # Votes Fraction # Votes
1 - Transmission Owners 85 1 51 0.708 21 0.292 1 12
2 - RTOs, ISOs, and RROs 19 1 12 0.632 7 0.368 0 0
3 - Load-Serving Entities 59 1 35 0.729 13 0.271 0 11
4 - Transmission Dependent Utilities 14 1 9 0.643 5 0.357 0 0
5 - Electric Generators 42 1 29 0.806 7 0.194 3 3
6 - Brokers, Aggregators, and Marketers 30 1 16 0.8 4 0.2 1 9
7 - Large End-Use Customers 8 0.5 5 0.5 0 0 0 3
8 - Small End-Use Customers 6 0.3 3 0.3 0 0 0 3
9 - Regulators or Other Government Entities 9 0.9 4 0.4 5 0.5 0 0
Totals 272 7.7 164 5.518 62 2.182 5 41
Individual Ballot Pool Results
Segment Organization Member Initial
1 AEP Service Corp -- Transmission System AEP Scott Moore Affirmative  
1 Allegheny Power AP Rodney Phillips Affirmative  
1 Alliant Energy - TP ALT Kenneth A. Goldsmith Affirmative  
1 AltaLink Management Ltd. Rick Spyker    
1 Ameren Services Company AMSE Peggy L Ladd Negative Negative
1 American Transmission Company LLC ATC Douglas Johnson Affirmative  
1 APPA E. Nick Henery Affirmative  
1 Aquila, Inc. Carl A Huslig    
1 Arizona Public Service-Transmission APST Cary Deise Affirmative  
1 Avista Corp. AVA Scott James Kinney Negative  
1 Basin Electric Power Cooperative BEPC Mike Risan Affirmative  
1 Bonneville Power Administration Transmission BPAT Donald Stephen Watkins    
1 Carolina Power & Light Company CPL Verne Ingersoll II Negative  
1 CenterPoint Energy Paul Rocha Negative  
1 Central Maine Power Company CMP David Mark Conroy Negative Negative
1 City of Garland David Lawrence Grubbs    
1 City of Tallahassee TAL Gary Brinkworth   Affirmative
1 Cleco Utility Group CLEC Richard Comeaux    
1 Con Edison Company of New York CEPD Edwin Thompson Negative  
1 Corn Belt Power CBPC Kenneth Kuyper    
1 Dairyland Power Cooperative DPC Robert Roddy Affirmative  
1 Dominion Virginia Power VAP William Thompson Affirmative Negative
1 Duke Energy Doug Hils Negative  
1 Duquesne Light Company rmcclel    
1 East Kentucky Power Cooperative EKPC George Carruba Affirmative  
1 Entergy EES George Bartlett Affirmative Negative
1 Exelon John Blazekovich Affirmative  
1 FirstEnergy Energy Delivery Robert Martinko Affirmative  
1 Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Assoc., Inc. Dennis Dale Minton Affirmative Negative
1 Florida Power & Light FPL Marty Mennes Affirmative  
1 Great River Energy GRE Gordon Pietsch Affirmative  
1 Hoosier Energy HE Damon Holladay Affirmative  
1 Hydro One Networks Inc. Ajay Garg Negative  
1 Hydro-Quebec HQT Michel Armstrong Negative  
1 Idaho Power Company IPCO Ronald Schellberg   Affirmative
1 JEA JEA Ted E. Hobson Affirmative  
1 LG&E Energy Transmission Services LGEE Bradley Young Affirmative Affirmative
1 Lincoln Electric System LES Douglas Bantam Affirmative  
1 LIPA LIPA Richard Bolbrock Negative  
1 Lower Colorado River Authority LCRA Stuart Nelson Affirmative Affirmative
1 Manitoba Hydro Robert George Coish Negative  
1 Michigan Electric Transmission Company Charles Waits Affirmative  
1 Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. MDU Henry L Ford Abstain  
1 Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia MEAG Jerry J Tang Affirmative  
1 National Grid USA Transmission NEP Peter Henry Lebro Negative  
1 Nebraska Public Power District NPPD Alan Boesch    
1 New Brunswick Power Transmission Corporation Wayne Snowdon Negative  
1 New York Power Authority NYPA Ralph Rufrano Negative  
1 New York State Electric and Gas Corporation NYET Henry G Masti Negative  
1 Northeast Utilities NU David Boguslawski Affirmative  
1 Northern Indiana Public Service Company NIPS jcdobes Affirmative Affirmative
1 Nova Scotia Power NSPI David D Little Negative  
1 Oklahoma Gas and Electric OKGE Mel Perkins   Affirmative
1 Omaha Public Power OPPD Lorees Tadros Affirmative  
1 Oncor Charles W Jenkins Affirmative  
1 Otter Tail Power Company OTP Larry Larson Affirmative  
1 Pacific Gas & Electric PGAE Chifong Thomas Affirmative  
1 PacifiCorp PAC Robert Lawrence Williams Affirmative Affirmative
1 Platte River Power Authority TP PRPA John Collins Affirmative  
1 Potomac Electric Power Company PEPW Richard Kafka Affirmative  
1 PP&L PAPL Ray Mammarella Affirmative Affirmative
1 Public Service Electric and Gas Company Colin John Loxley Affirmative  
1 Sacramento Municipal Utility District SMUD Dilip Mahendra Affirmative  
1 Salt River Project SRP Robert Kondziolka Affirmative  
1 San Diego Gas & Electric Co. SDGE Linda P Brown Affirmative Affirmative
1 Santee Cooper SC Terry Blackwell Negative  
1 SaskPower SPC Wayne Guttormson Affirmative  
1 Seattle City Light Christopher Mark Turner Affirmative  
1 Sierra Pacific Power Co. - Transmission SPPC Richard Joseph Salgo Affirmative  
1 South Carolina Electric & Gas Company SCEG Lee N Xanthakos   Negative
1 Southern California Edison SCET Dana Cabbell Affirmative  
1 Southern Company Services SOCO Horace Stephen Williamson Affirmative  
1 Southwest Transmission Cooperative SWTC Alan Wilkinson Affirmative  
1 Southwestern Power Administration SWPA Stan Mason Affirmative Affirmative
1 Sunflower Electric Power Corporation SECI Noman Lee Williams Affirmative Affirmative
1 Tampa Electric Company TEC Paul Michael Davis Affirmative  
1 Tennessee Valley Authority - Transmission/Power Supply Mitchell Needham Affirmative  
1 Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association TSGT Bruce Allen Sembrick Affirmative Affirmative
1 United Illuminating UICO Robert James Pellegrini    
1 Westar Energy WR Allen Klassen Affirmative  
1 Western Area Power Administration - CM WACM Mark Fidrych Affirmative  
1 Western Farmers Electric Cooperative WFEC Alan Derichsweiler    
1 Xcel Energy Gregory Pieper Affirmative  
2 Alberta Electric System Operator AESO Anita Lee Affirmative  
2 British Columbia Transmission Corporation Phil Park Affirmative Negative
2 California Independent System Operator David L Hawkins Affirmative Affirmative
2 ERCOT Sam Jones Affirmative  
2 FRCC Linda Campbell Affirmative  
2 ISO New England Inc ISNE Kathleen Goodman Negative  
2 Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc. Terry Bilke Affirmative  
2 Midwest Reliability Organization William J. Head Affirmative  
2 New Brunswick System Operator Alden Briggs Negative  
2 New York Independent System Operator NYIS Gregory Campoli Negative  
2 New York State Reliability Council Alan Adamson Negative  
2 Northeast Power Coordinating Council Edward Schwerdt Negative  
2 Ontario - Independent Electricity Market Operator IMO Don Tench Affirmative  
2 PJM Interconnection Tom Bowe Affirmative Affirmative
2 ReliabilityFirst Corporation RFC Tim Gallagher Affirmative  
2 Rocky Mountain / Desert Southwest Reliability Center Frank R. McElvain   Affirmative
2 SERC Reliability Corporation wreinke Negative  
2 Southwest Power Pool SWPP Charles Yeung Affirmative  
2 Western Electricity Coordinating Council Louise McCarren Affirmative  
3 Alabama Power Company Robin Hurst Affirmative  
3 Allegheny Power AP Bob Reeping Affirmative  
3 Ameren Services Company AMSE Mark Peters    
3 Arizona Public Service Company AZPS Thomas Richard Glock Affirmative  
3 Atlantic City Electric Company James Petrella Affirmative  
3 Basin Electric Power Cooperative BEPC Daniel Klempel Affirmative  
3 Bonneville Power Administration - Power Business BPAP Rebecca Berdahl Affirmative  
3 Carolina Power & Light Company Sam Waters Negative  
3 City of Tallahassee TAL Rusty S. Foster Negative Affirmative
3 Clay Electric Cooperative Robert Jefferson Remley Negative  
3 Cleco Utility Group CLEC Bryan Harper Affirmative  
3 Con Edison Company of New York CEPD Norman Mah Negative  
3 Consumers Energy CETR David Lapinski Affirmative  
3 Delmarva Power & Light Company DEL Mike Mayer Affirmative  
3 Duke Energy Larry Edward Conrad Negative  
3 Entergy Services ENTE Matt Wolf Affirmative  
3 Fayetteville Public Works Commission FPWC Gary Conrad Negative Negative
3 FirstEnergy Solutions FESC Joanne Kathleen Borrell Affirmative  
3 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Joseph Krupar Negative  
3 Florida Power & Light FPL Bob Schoneck Affirmative  
3 Florida Power Corporation FPC Lee G Schuster Negative  
3 Gainsville Regional Utilities GVL Roger Allen Westphal Affirmative  
3 Georgia Power Company Leslie Sibert Affirmative  
3 Grant County PUD No.2 GCPD Greg B. Lange Affirmative  
3 Great River Energy GRE Sam Kokkinen    
3 Gulf Power Company William Pope Affirmative  
3 Hydro One Networks Inc Mike Penstone Negative  
3 JEA JEA William Garry Baker Affirmative  
3 Kissimmee Utility Authority Gregory David Woessner Affirmative  
3 Lincoln Electric System LES Bruce E Merrill Affirmative  
3 Louisville Gas & Electric LGE Charles Anthony Freibert Affirmative Negative
3 Manitoba Hydro MHEB Ronald Dacombe    
3 MidAmerican Energy Company MEC Thomas C. Mielnik Affirmative  
3 Mississippi Power Company Don Horsley Affirmative  
3 Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia MPWR Steven Jackson Affirmative  
3 New York Power Authority MED Christopher Lawrence de Graffenried Negative  
3 Niagara Mohawk NMPC Michael Schiavone Negative  
3 North Carolina Municipal Power Agency 1 NCMP Denise Roeder Negative Negative
3 Oklahoma Gas and Electric Gary Clear    
3 Pacific Gas & Electric Company PGEU Kevin Dasso Affirmative  
3 PECO Energy Company John Leonard    
3 Platte River Power Authority TDU PRPA Terry L Baker Affirmative  
3 Potomac Electric Power Company PEPW Robert Reuter Affirmative  
3 Public Service Electric and Gas Company Jeff Mueller Affirmative  
3 Reedy Creek Improvement District RC John Leland Giddens    
3 Reliant Energy Retail Services Frederick John Meyer   Affirmative
3 Salt River Project SRP John Underhill Affirmative  
3 Santee Cooper SC Zack Dusenbury Negative  
3 SaskPower Jeff Gienow    
3 SDGE Scott Nephi Peterson Affirmative Affirmative
3 Seattle City Light SCL Dana Wheelock Affirmative  
3 South Carolina Electric & Gas Company SCEG Hubert Young Affirmative Affirmative
3 Tampa Electric Company TEC Ronald Donahey Affirmative  
3 Tennessee Valley Authority Customer Service Cynthia Herron    
3 Wisconsin Electric Power Marketing WEPM James Keller Affirmative  
3 Wisconsin Public Service Corporation WPS James Maenner    
3 Xcel Energy Michael Ibold Affirmative  
4 Alabama Electric Cooperative AEC Kenneth J Skroback Affirmative  
4 American Public Power Association Allen Mosher   Affirmative
4 Consumers Energy CETR David Frank Ronk Affirmative  
4 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Bill May   Affirmative
4 Grant County PUD No.2 GCPD Kevin John Conway Negative Negative
4 Indiana Municipal Power Agency IMPA Gayle Mayo Affirmative  
4 Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska John Krajewski Affirmative  
4 North Carolina Municipal Power Agency 1 NCMP Andrew Fusco Negative  
4 Old Dominion Elec. Coop ODEC Mark Ringhausen Affirmative  
4 Reedy Creek Improvement District RC Doug Wagner Negative  
4 Seattle City Light SCL Michael Harrison Affirmative  
4 Seminole Electric Cooperative SEC Steven Wallace Negative  
4 South Mississippi Electric Power Association SME Dan Kay Affirmative Affirmative
4 Southeastern Power Administration SEPA Carter B. Edge Negative  
5 AEC Tim Hattaway Affirmative  
5 AEP Service Corporation Brock Ondayko Affirmative Affirmative
5 Avista Corp. Washington Water Power Division AVWP Edward F. Groce Negative  
5 Bonneville Power Administration - Power Business BPAP Francis J Halpin Affirmative  
5 City of Lakeland PLKT Paul Elwing Affirmative  
5 City of Tallahassee TAL Alan Gale Affirmative  
5 City Water Light & Power CWLP Karl Kohlrus Affirmative  
5 Conectiv Energy Supply CNCT Paul Dwyer    
5 Constellation Generation Group Michael Gildea Abstain Abstain
5 Dairyland Power Cooperative DPC Warren Schaefer Affirmative  
5 Detroit Edison Ronald Bauer Affirmative  
5 East Kentucky Power Cooperative EKPC Gerard Bordes Affirmative  
5 Exelon Generation Company LLC EXGN Jack Crowley Affirmative  
5 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Steven McElhaney Affirmative Negative
5 Florida Power & Light FPL Bob Birch Affirmative  
5 Gainesville Regional Utilities GVL Mark Lee Bennett Affirmative  
5 JEA JEA Donald Gilbert Affirmative  
5 Lincoln Electric System LES Dennis Florom Affirmative  
5 Louisville Gas & Electric LGE Charles Martin Abstain  
5 Manitoba Hydro Power Supply Mark Aikens Negative  
5 Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia MEAG Roger Brand Affirmative  
5 Oklahoma Gas and Electric OKGE Kim Morphis Affirmative  
5 Pacific Gas & Electric Company PGEU Richard Padilla Affirmative  
5 PPL Generation Mark Heimbach Affirmative  
5 Progress Energy - Carolinas Wayne Lewis Negative  
5 PSEG Power LLC Thomas Piascik Affirmative  
5 Reedy Creek Energy Services Bernie Budnik Negative  
5 Reliant Energy Services RES Thomas Bradish Affirmative  
5 Salt River Project SRP Glen Reeves Affirmative  
5 Seattle City Light SCL Michael J Haynes Abstain  
5 Seminole Electric Cooperative SEC Garl Zimmerman Negative  
5 South Carolina Electric & Gas Company SCEG Richard Thomas Jones   Negative
5 Southeastern Power Administration SEPA Douglas Spencer Affirmative  
5 Southern Company Services SOCO Roger Green Affirmative  
5 Tenaska Inc Scott Helyer Affirmative  
5 Tucson Electric Power Company TEPC Michael Raezer    
5 TXU Generation Company LP Rickey Terrill Affirmative  
5 United States Bureau of Reclamation Deborah M. Linke Affirmative  
5 US Army Corp of Engineers Northwestern Division Karl Bryan Affirmative Affirmative
5 Wisconsin Electric Power Company Linda Horn Affirmative  
5 Xcel Energy Services Inc Stephen Beuning Affirmative  
6 AEP Service Corporation Dana E Horton Affirmative Affirmative
6 Ameren Energy AME Timothy E Lafser Negative Negative
6 Aquila Inc. dba Aquila Networks UCU Mike Apprill    
6 Bonneville Power Administration - Power Business BPAP Brenda S. Anderson Affirmative  
6 Carolina Power & Light Company CPL James Eckelkamp    
6 Chelan County PUD CHPM Hugh Aron Owen Affirmative  
6 Con Edison Company of New York CEPD Rebecca Adrienne Craft Negative  
6 Dominion Energy Marketing DEMI Lou Oberski    
6 Entergy Services ENTE William Franklin Affirmative  
6 Exelon Power Team Pulin Shah Affirmative  
6 FirstEnergy Solutions FESC Edward C. Stein Affirmative  
6 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Robert C Williams Negative Affirmative
6 Louisville Gas & Electric Company/Kentucky Utilities Company Daryn Barker Affirmative  
6 Manitoba Hydro Electric Board MHEB Daniel C Prowse Negative  
6 Mirant Services LLC Alan Johnson Abstain Abstain
6 North Carolina Municipal Power Agency 1 NCMP Clay A Norris    
6 OPPD Energy Marketing OPPM David Ried Affirmative Affirmative
6 Orlando Utilities Commission OUCT Claston Augustus Sunanon    
6 PP&L EnergyPlus Co EPLU Thomas Hyzinski Affirmative  
6 PSEG Energy Resources & Trade LLC PS James Hebson Affirmative  
6 Reedy Creek Improvment District Marketing RCM Ray M Crooks    
6 Reliant Energy Services RES Trent Carlson    
6 Santee Cooper SC Suzanne Ritter Negative  
6 Seminole Electric Cooperative SEC Trudy Novak    
6 Southern Company Generation and Energy Marketing SOCO Roman Carter Affirmative  
6 Split Rock Energy LLC SRE Donna Stephenson Affirmative  
6 Tampa Electric Company TEC Jose Benjamin Quintas Affirmative  
6 TXU Portfolio Management Elizabeth Howland    
6 Western Area Power Administraton UGP Marketing UGPM John Stonebarger Affirmative  
6 Xcel Energy Services Inc David Lemmons Affirmative  
7 BOC Gases Mark Zimmerman Affirmative  
7 Bunge North America Jim Smallwood    
7 Delphi Don Poole Affirmative  
7 Eastman Chemical Company Lloyd Byron Webb Affirmative  
7 Electricity Consumers Resource Council John Anderson Affirmative  
7 Monsanto Gary Kajander Affirmative  
8 Illinois Citizens Utility Board Chris Thomas    
8 Iowa Office of Consumer Advocate Larry Shi    
8 Missouri Office of Public Counsel Ryan Kind Affirmative Affirmative
8 Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate Sonny Popowsky Affirmative  
8 State of Maine Stephen Ward Affirmative  
9 California Energy Commission William Mitchell Chamberlain Affirmative  
9 Maryland Public Service Commission James Richard Schafer Negative  
9 Massachusetts Dept. of Telecommunications and Energy Donald Nelson Negative  
9 National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners Diane Jean Barney Negative  
9 New York State Public Service Commission James T Gallagher Negative  
9 North Carolina Utilities Commission Sam Watson Negative  
9 Public Service Commission of South Carolina Philip D. Riley Affirmative  
9 Public Utilities Commission of Ohio PUCO Klaus Lambeck Abstain Affirmative
9 Wyoming Public Service Commission Kathleen Lewis Affirmative  


 - Denotes vote by proxy

Affirmative Fraction:   # Affirmative Votes / (# Affirmative Votes + # Negative Votes)
Negative Fraction: 
# Negative Votes / (# Affirmative Votes + # Negative Votes)
  (Total # Votes ) / (Total Ballot Pool) x 100
Weighted Segment Vote:  (Total Fraction of Affirmative Votes / Number of Segments Included in Vote)