Today’s LiveWire Spotlight examines the latest version of NERC’s guidance document addressing scenarios where voice and data communications are lost between a generating facility and other BES operators. The drafting team proposes updates that focus on transmission issues of vital interest to the RC and TOP – Version 1.0 assumed only the BA and GOP would be affected

Version 1.1 of the NERC Reliability Guideline on Generating Unit Operations has been posted for a 40 day industry stakeholder review. Comments must be returned to reliabilityguidelinecomments@nerc.net by January 29, 2015.