Today’s LiveWire Spotlight looks at the SAR for TPL-007-2, which announces the launch of a project to update the Geomagnetic Disturbance (GMD) Mitigation standard. The initiative will pursue the development of new requirements that address four problem areas identified by FERC.

The initial Standards Authorization Request for TPL-007-2 “Geomagnetic Disturbance Mitigation” has been posted on the NERC website for a 30-day review period. Comments must be returned to the project team by January 20, 2017.