This LiveWire Spotlight looks at PRC-012-2, which consolidates existing requirements for Remedial Action Schemes (RAS) into a single NERC standard. Responsibilities for RAS design studies, Misoperations assessments, database upkeep, and function tests have been assigned to RCs, TPs, and equipment owners.

The preliminary draft of PRC-012-2 and its supporting documentation have been posted for a 21 day informal review. Clients have until May 20, 2015 to send feedback to the drafting team.