Today’s LiveWire Spotlight looks at the initial draft of a NERC Reliability Guideline offering criteria for interconnection agreements and modeling that ensures the adequate performance of BPS-connected inverter-based resources. The guideline offers a list of recommended improvements to a TO’s interconnection requirements meant to provide clarity to renewable resource owners looking to tie into the BPS.

The initial draft of the NERC Reliability Guideline on Inverter-Based Resource Interconnection Criteria has been posted for a 45-day industry stakeholder review. Comments must be returned to reliabilityguidelinecomments@nerc.net by July 24, 2019.