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Start Preamble Start Printed Page 41359 AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Federal Power Act requires hydropower licensees to recompense the United States for the use, occupancy, and enjoyment of federal lands. The Commission assesses annual charges for the use … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Request for supplemental comments. Start Printed Page 40082 SUMMARY: On November 17, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) that, among other things, proposed to revise the Commission's regulations to require … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission proposes to approve Reliability Standard PRC-012-2 (Remedial Action Schemes) submitted by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. The purpose of proposed Reliability Standard PRC-012-2 is to ensure that remedial action schemes … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is proposing to revise its regulations to require that each regional transmission organization (RTO) and independent system operator (ISO) that currently allocates the costs of real-time uplift due to deviations … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of petition for rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has received a petition from the Foundation for Resilient Societies requesting the Commission initiate a rulemaking to require an enhanced reliability standard to detect, report, mitigate, and … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 4464 AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is proposing to revise its regulations and the pro forma Large Generator Interconnection Procedures and pro forma Large Generator Interconnection Agreement. The Commission … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 96391 AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, DOE. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is proposing to revise its regulations to require that each regional transmission organization and independent system operator incorporate market rules that meet certain requirements when pricing … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 86522 AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is proposing to amend its regulations under the Federal Power Act (FPA) to remove barriers to the participation of electric storage resources and … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) proposes to revise its regulations to require all newly interconnecting large and small generating facilities, both synchronous and non-synchronous, to install and enable primary frequency response capability … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of Inquiry. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is inviting comments on a narrow question related to its current methodology for calculating annual charges for the use of government lands under Part 11 of the Commission's … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, DOE. ACTION: Withdrawal of notice of proposed rulemaking and termination of rulemaking proceeding. SUMMARY: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is withdrawing a notice of proposed rulemaking, which proposed to amend its regulations pursuant to the Federal Power Act to grant blanket … [read more]

Start Preamble Take notice that the Commission staff is issuing a memorandum setting forth certain proposed revisions to the Commission's regulations affecting interlocking directorates, seismic data requirements for liquefied natural gas facilities, and oil pipeline rates. The memorandum is being issued pursuant to the November 8, 2011 Plan for … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 76315 AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Advance notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Commission seeks comment regarding potential modifications to its policies for evaluating oil pipeline indexed rate changes. The Commission also seeks comment regarding potential changes to FERC Form … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 69731 AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy. ACTION: Proposed revisions to electric quarterly report reporting requirements. SUMMARY: In this document, pursuant to sections 205 and 220 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) seeks comments on proposed … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Commission proposes to approve Reliability Standards BAL-005-1 (Balancing Authority Control) Start Printed Page 66556and FAC-001-3 (Facility Interconnection Requirements) submitted by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. DATES: Comments are due November 28, 2016. ADDRESSES: Comments, … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Background II. Discussion A. Proposals Regarding Connected Entity Information B. Proposals Regarding MBR Information 1. Ownership Information 2. Asset Appendix Information 3. Indicative Screen and Other MBR Information C. Need … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Background II. Discussion A. Revisions to WEQ OASIS Business Practice Standards in Light of Commission Policies 1. Overview 2. Redirects From Conditional Parent Reservations 3. Requirement To Post ATC Narrative … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top The notice of proposed rulemaking published on September 29, 2015, at 80 FR 58382, is withdrawn as of July 28, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Back to Top Jamie Marcos, … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top The notice of proposed rulemaking published on December 24, 2015, at 80 FR 80302, is withdrawn as of July 28, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Back to Top Ashley Dougherty … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Introduction II. Background III. Revisions To Implement the FAST Act A. Relocating References to CEII From Section 388.112 to Section 388.113 B. Scope, Purpose, and Definitions C. Criteria and Procedures for Determining What … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Mandatory Reliability Standards and Order No. 693 Directives B. Proposed Reliability Standard BAL-002-2 II. Discussion A. The 15-Minute ACE Recovery Period B. The 90-Minute Contingency Reserve Restoration Period C. Exclusion of … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. Discussion A. Disturbance Ride Through Capability Requirements 1. Need for Reform 2. Commission Proposal B. Proposed Compliance Procedures III. Information Collection Statement IV. Environmental Analysis V. Regulatory Flexibility Act VI. Comment … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Background A. Offer Caps and Market Power Mitigation in RTOs/ISOs B. Offer Cap Waivers and Tariff Changes C. Comments About Offer Caps 1. Need To Modify the Offer Cap 2. … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top Comments are due on or before February 10, 2016. ADDRESSES: Back to Top Comments, identified by docket number, may be filed in the following ways: Electronic Filing through http://www.ferc.gov. … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (December 17, 2015) I. Background II. Proposed Reform A. Ownership Information Required in Initial Applications and Triennial Updated Market Power Analyses B. Ownership Information Required in Change … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION Proposal To Revise Standard Generator Interconnection Agreements Issued November 19, 2015 Background Discussion Proposed Compliance Procedures Information Collection Statement Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification Environmental Analysis Comment Procedures Document Availability List of Subjects in 18 … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Order Granting Motion for Technical Conference and Request To Postpone Comment Deadline (Issued November 10, 2015) The Commission Orders: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top The technical conference will be held on December 8, 2015 and … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. Discussion A. Settlement Intervals 1. Comments on Settlement Intervals 2. Need for Reform of Settlement Intervals 3. Commission Proposal B. Shortage Pricing Triggers 1. Comments on Shortage Pricing Triggers 2. Need … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Section 215 and Order No. 672 B. NERC Databases 1. TADS Database 2. GADS Database 3. Protection System Misoperations Database II. Discussion III. Information Collection Statement IV. Environmental Analysis V. Regulatory … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. Discussion Need for Connected Entity Information Sources and Completeness of Connected Entity Information Authority To Acquire Connected Entity Information Additional Benefits and Confidentiality of Connected Entity Data Proposed Definition of a … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Mandatory Reliability Standards and Order No. 733 Directives B. NERC Petition and Proposed Standard PRC-026-1 II. Discussion III. Information Collection Statement IV. Regulatory Flexibility Act Analysis V. Environmental Analysis VI. Comment … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice Organizing Conference Appendix: Questions To Address Footnotes DATES: Back to Top The technical conference will be held on July 30, 2015 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. (Eastern Time). Following the technical conference, … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Background II. Discussion A. Modifications to Standards To Support the Commission's Show Cause Order in Docket No. RP14-442-000 B. Location Codes C. Request in Order No. 587-V for NAESB to … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Section 215 and Mandatory Reliability Standards B. Order No. 791 C. Informational Filing D. April 29, 2014 Technical Conference E. NERC Petition II. Discussion A. Identify, Assess, and Correct Language Order … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Opportunity To Comment on Petition for Rulemaking DATES: Back to Top Comments are due August 6, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Back to Top Tony Dobbins (General Information), Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Office of Energy … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Technical Contact Legal Contacts SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of Technical Conference DATES: Back to Top The technical conference will be held on July 30, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Back to Top Technical Contact Back to Top Adrianne … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. Commission Proposal III. Conference and Comment Procedures IV. Document Availability Footnotes DATES: Back to Top Initial Comments are due August 24, 2015, and Reply Comments are due September 21, 2015. ADDRESSES: … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background NERC Petition Revisions to TOP Standards TOP-001-3 (Transmission Operations) TOP-002-4 (Operations Planning) TOP-003-3 (Operational Reliability Data) Revisions to IRO Standards IRO-001-4 (Reliability Coordination—Responsibilities) IRO-002-4 (Reliability Coordination—Monitoring and Analysis) IRO-008-2 (Reliability Coordinator Operational … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. NERC Petitions A. NERC EOP Petition—Proposed Reliability Standard EOP-011-1 (Docket No. RM15-7-000) B. NERC PRC Petition—Proposed Reliability Standard PRC-010-1 (Docket No. RM15-12-000) C. NERC RAS Petition—Revisions to the Definition of “Remedial … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Section 215 and Mandatory Reliability Standards B. GMD Primer C. Order No. 779 D. Order No. 797 E. NERC Petition and Proposed Reliability Standard TPL-007-1 II. Discussion A. Benchmark GMD Event … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. Proposed Revisions III. Regulatory Requirements A. Information Collection Statement B. Environmental Analysis C. Regulatory Flexibility Act D. Comment Procedures E. Document Availability List of Subjects in 18 CFR Part 11 PART … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top Comments are due by May 26, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top Comments, identified by docket number, may be filed in the following ways: Electronic Filing through http://www.ferc.gov. Documents created electronically … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Section 215 and Mandatory Reliability Standards B. Order No. 693 C. NERC Petition and Proposed Reliability Standard PRC-002-2 II. Discussion III. Information Collection Statement IV. Environmental Analysis V. Regulatory Flexibility Act … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Regulatory Background B. NERC Petition and Proposed Standard PRC-005-4 II. Discussion III. Information Collection Statement IV. Regulatory Flexibility Act Analysis V. Environmental Analysis VI. Comment Procedures VII. Document Availability Footnotes Tables … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Background II. Discussion III. Information Collection Statement IV. Environmental Analysis V. Regulatory Flexibility Act VI. Comment Procedures VII. Document Availability PART 385—RULES OF PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE Footnotes DATES: Back to … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. Discussion A. Primary Frequency Response Service B. The Existing Market Power Analyses C. Applicability of Existing Indicative Screens to Primary Frequency Response Service III. Proposal IV. Summary of Compliance and Implementation … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. The Commission's Analysis of Proposed Transactions Under FPA Section 203 B. Current Commission Practice Regarding Hold Harmless Commitments II. Discussion A. Purpose of Proposed Policy Statement B. Revisions to the Commission's Policy … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top Responses to the data request must be filed on or before January 22, 2015 in Docket No. RM14-2-000. Comments on the responses to the data request must be filed … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Table of Contents I. Discussion A. RTOs and ISOs B. EWGs C. Public Utilities That Have Not Made Sales D. Identification Requirement II. Information Collection Statement III. Environmental Analysis IV. … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top Responses to the data request must be filed on or before January 12, 2015 in Docket No. RM14-2-000. Comments on the responses to the data request must be filed in … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Mandatory Reliability Standards and Order No. 693 Directive B. Proposed Reliability StandardBAL-001-2 II. Discussion A. Potential for Proposed Reliability Standard BAL-001-2 To Contribute to Unscheduled Power Flows and Inadvertent Interchange III. … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Regulatory Background B. NERC Petition Proposed Reliability Standard COM-001-2 Proposed Reliability Standard COM-002-4 II. Discussion A. Applicability of Communications Standard Requirements to Transmission Owners and Generator Owners B. Scope of COM-001-2—Internal … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. NERC Petition III. Discussion IV. Information Collection Statement V. Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification VI. Environmental Analysis VII. Comment Procedures VIII. Document Availability Footnotes DATES: Back to Top Comments are due December … [read more]

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