Today’s LiveWire Spotlight examines discusses the feedback from the Member Representatives Committee (MRC) and industry trade organizations on NERC’s proposal to replace the Critical Infrastructure Protection Committee, Operating Committee, and Planning Committee with the Reliability and Security Technical Committee (RSTC).  All respondents recommended the Board of Trustees approve the consolidation, agreeing it will streamline the approach to Bulk Power System reliability

NERC’s Board of Trustees heard the policy feedback at its November meeting in Atlanta.  The revised RSTC proposal, participation model, Charter, and transition plan were approved as expected; with a promise that quality will not be sacrificed for expediency.