As of January 1, 2020, the following standards become effective:
  • CIP-003-7 – Cyber Security — Security Management Controls
  • IRO-002-6 – Reliability Coordination – Monitoring and Analysis
  • PRC-026-1 – Relay Performance During Stable Power Swings (Requirements R2–R4)
  • TPL-007-3 – Transmission System Planned Performance for Geomagnetic Disturbance Events (Requirements R5, 5.1, 5.2, R9, 9.1, and 9.2)
All Reliability Standards, along with their status, purpose, implementation plans, relevant FERC Orders, and Reliability Standard Audit Worksheets, can be accessed at NERC’s One-Stop Shop.

For more information on the NERC Reliability Standards and their potential applicability and impact, please contact Kristen Connolly McCullough.