Today’s LiveWire Spotlight looks at BAL-002-2 Draft 5 – the updated posting of the Disturbance Control Performance (DCP) standard. It is intended to establish consistency in the calculation of reserves needed to ride through the worst possible Disturbance and the evaluation of performance during a balancing contingency

The fifth draft of BAL-002-2 and its supporting materials have been posted for a 45 day review period with a concurrent ballot. Clients have until October 2, 2014 to return their feedback to the project team and vote on the standard.