Today’s LiveWire Spotlight addresses the training, design, process, and financial impacts of multiple distinct NERC initiatives to tighten the involvement of Generator Owners/Operators in Bulk Electric System planning. Some of the initiatives include the GO-TO project, underfrequency load shedding coordination, frequency response, and generator model validations.

Each of the generator coordination initiatives are considered to be high priority in NERC’s 2012 development plan. Multiple project teams have been tasked with addressing at least one facet of these interrelated programs