Today’s LiveWire Spotlight examines the eighth filing of NERC’s Directives Status Report to FERC. In it, the ERO breaks down each of the thirteen outstanding directives issued by the Commission by its associated Order and by the project team that owns its resolution.

FERC activity will remain low as the backlog of directives has been effectively eliminated. More are expected to address new risks that have begun to emerge in the areas of cyber security, the transition to renewables, and electromagnetic pulses (EMP).