Today’s LiveWire Spotlight is the second of four Articles examining the testimony from FERC’s July 31 Technical Conference. Panel II was asked to reach a common understanding of the difference between reliability and resilience; and how both parameters can be measured and advanced.

After assessing the Technical Conference Panel II discussion, FERC will decide their approach to BPS resilience assurance. This very likely could include some combination of standards development, inter-agency coordination, and a reach-out to local regulators.