The North American Electric Reliability
Corporation (NERC) was formed to ensure the reliability of the
bulk power system in North America. NERC develops and enforces reliability
standards; assess reliability annually via 10-year and seasonal forecasts;
monitor the bulk power system; and educate, train, and certify industry
personnel. NERC is a self-regulatory organization, subject to oversight
by the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and governmental
authorities in Canada.
with NERC's standards, FKEC has posted the following documents as of
December 14, 2009. To read the document, please click the title and
wait for the PDF file to download and open.
Reliability Policy: Facility Connection Requirements (FKE-FAC-001)
To avoid adverse impacts on reliability, Transmission Owners
must establish facility connection and performance requirements.
A. Facility Connection Requirements Flow Chart
Reliability Policy: Facility Ratings Methodology (FKE-FAC-008)
To ensure that Facility Ratings used in the reliable planning
and operation of the Bulk Electric System (BES) are determined
based on established methodology or methodologies.