Today’s LiveWire Spotlight looks at a NERC reference document recommending practices for the placement of Phasor Measurement Units (PMUs) and gathering of synchrophasor data. Included in the document is a break down the types of PMU placement strategies by the real-time applications and tools

Draft 1 of NERC’s Reliability Guideline on Phasor Measurement Unit Placement and Installation has been posted for a 45-day stakeholder review. Comments must be returned to reliabilityguidelinecomments@nerc.net by November 11, 2016.