• FERC Spotlights NERC Compliance and Enforcement
  • April 2, 2010 | Authors: Daniel E. Frank; Caileen N. Gamache
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • In a series of orders last week, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) focused significant attention on the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), the FERC-approved Electric Reliability Organization (ERO) charged with overseeing the reliability of the Bulk Electric System in the United States. These orders signal FERC’s interest in achieving full compliance with laws, regulations and policies pertaining to reliability.