Today’s LiveWire Spotlight evaluates NERC’s informational filing addressing the technical and logistical proficiency of BAL-003-1.1’s frequency response methodology in Year 1 of actual practice. The report concludes that the implementation of BAL-003-1.1 is proceeding as expected and recommends that FERC stay the course as originally conceived

A Standards Authorization Request to move ahead with a development effort addressing deficiencies in BAL-003-1.1 was approved by the Standards Committee in April. A drafting team for Project 2017-01 has been convened and is working on the updates.