Today’s LiveWire Spotlight looks at the statistics and ancillary information used to analyze the ERO Enterprise’s Compliance and Enforcement organization’s performance during the months of July-September, 2018. Most indicate a stable mature process, although there is a troubling trend in repeat noncompliance: the numbers stubbornly remain constant year-over-year even as total violations come down.

The Q3 2018 ERO Enterprise performance report concludes that their oversight controls are measurably improving BES reliability. But, look for FERC to direct tough measures to penalize chronic offenders who are now responsible for half of all serious and moderate violations.