Today’s LiveWire Spotlight addresses the public notification that the Commission is prepared to accept the modification to the definition of the BES developed under Project 2010-17 in response to FERC Order 743. The Commission has requested comments back from the ERO and interested parties – particularly concerning the hand-off points between the BES and the distribution networks.

FERC’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to accept the Definition of the BES and the related modifications to NERC’s Rules of Procedure is posted for public review. Clients have until August 21, 2012 to submit their comments on the Commission’s action.