Reliability Standards Under Development
The RSUD page provides access to all projects including: Reliability Standards, Standard Authorization Requests, Periodic Reviews, and Interpretations.
Once standard(s) are adopted by the NERC Board of Trustees, the project is moved to the Archived Reliability Standards Under Development page and the standard(s) are added to the appropriate family of standards on the Reliability Standards page.
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Reliability Standards Under Development
Projects in Active Formal Development 
​2015-09 Establish and Communicate System Operating Limits - FAC-010, FAC-011, FAC-014
​2015-10 Single Points of Failure - TPL-001
​2016-02 Modifications to CIP Standards - CIP-002, CIP-003, CIP-004, CIP-005, CIP-006, CIP-007, CIP-008, CIP-009, CIP-010, CIP-011, CIP-012-1
​2016-04 Modifications to PRC-025-1
​2017-01 Modifications to BAL-003-1.1
​2017-02 Modifications to Personnel Performance, Training, and Qualifications Standards - PER-003, PER-004 
​​2017-06 Modifications to BAL-002-2
​2017-07  Standards Alignment with Registration
​2018-01 Canadian-specific Revisions to TPL-007-2
​2018-02 Modifications to CIP-008 Cyber Security Incident Reporting
​2018-03 Standards Efficiency Review Retirements
​2018-04 Modifications to PRC-024-2
Revisions to the NERC Standard Processes Manual
Functional Model Advisory Group
2018 Bulk Electric System Definition Reference Document
None at this time
Projects in Informal Development
None at this time
Projects Under Consideration for Development
None at this time
Periodic Review Projects
2018 Periodic Review Standing Review Team - Standards Grading
2016-EPR-01 Enhanced Periodic Review of Personnel Performance, Training, and Qualifications Standards - PER-001, PER-003, PER-004
​2016-EPR-02 Enhanced Periodic Review of Voltage and Reactive Standards - VAR-001, VAR-002
​2017-03 FAC-008-3 Periodic Review
​2017-04 Periodic Review of Interchange Scheduling and Coordination Standards - INT-004, INT-006, INT-009, INT-010
​2017-05 NUC-001-3 Periodic Review
Standards Efficiency Review
Projects Under Research
Cost Effectiveness Pilot - TPL-001
​Technical Rationale for Reliability Standards
Standards Under Field Test
None at this time​
Continent-wide and Regional Standards Waiting for Board Adoption
None at this time