Today’s LiveWire Spotlight examines the draft posting of a NERC reference document describing the need for Reporting ACE and its incorporation into the Resource and Demand Balancing (BAL) standards. The parameter affects all aspects of normal operational, disturbance, and frequency control.

The initial draft of NERC’s Reliability Guideline on Integrating Reporting ACE into the Standards has been posted for a 45-day stakeholder review. Comments must be returned to reliabilityguidelinecomments@nerc.net by November 14, 2016.