Making the Best Compliance Choice for Generation Facilities

Making the Best Compliance Choice for Generation Facilities

What it will take for facility owners to comply with the new NERC standard by October 2019, including the need to possibly hire outside engineering resources.

Many of you can recall the summer blackout of 2003, especially if you were among the 50 million people affected in parts of New York, Cleveland, and Detroit, as well as Toronto and Ottawa, Canada. During the event, 21 power plants shut down in just three minutes, stranding people in elevators and on trains, disrupting operations at hospitals and airports, interrupting water service, and generally causing havoc. In some places, the power stayed off for more than a day. In New York City a

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