Project 2019-06 Cold Weather

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Status
A formal comment period for the Project 2019-06 Cold Weather Standard Authorization Request (SAR) is open through 8 p.m. Eastern, Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Additionally, nominations are being sought for SAR drafting team members through 8 p.m. Eastern, Tuesday November 5, 2019. The Standards Committee is expected to appoint members to the team December 2019. Nominees will be notified shortly after they have been selected.

Background
In July 2019, the FERC and NERC staff report titled The South Central United States Cold Weather Bulk Electronic System Event of January 17, 2018 (Report) was released. Following the report, Southwest Power Pool, Inc. (SPP) submitted a SAR proposing a new standard development project to review and address the recommendations in the Report. The industry need for this SAR according to SPP is to enhance the reliability of the BES during cold weather event.

Purpose/Industry Need
To enhance the reliability of the BES during cold weather events by ensuring Generator Owners, Generator Operators, Reliability Coordinators, and Balancing Authorities prepare for extreme cold weather conditions.

Standard(s) Affected: BAL and IRO Standards


Draft

Actions

Dates

Results
Consideration of Comments
 
Supporting Materials
 

Comment Period

Info

Submit Comments​


10/04/19 - 11/05/19


Drafting Team Nominations

Supporting Materials

Unofficial Nomination Form (Word)

​Nomination Period

Info

Submit Nominations



10/04/19 - 11/05/19​