Today’s LiveWire Spotlight addresses the one day conference held in Washington DC in late November to assess progress on NERC’s reliability initiatives, including those newly emerging to the forefront. It was led by NERC CEO Gerry Cauley and included executive-level presenters from the Regions, ERO Committees, and industry

The increasing complexity in risk categories will drive NERC’s priorities in 2013. The trend towards highly sophisticated reliability standards which encourage more BES automation and enhanced operator training will continue.