Deborah Carpentier (email@example.com) is a counsel in Crowell & Moring LLP's Environment, Energy & Resources Group. She focuses primarily on federal regulatory and transactional energy issues for electric utilities in matters before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. This article is provided by Crowell & Moring LLP only for educational and informational purposes and is neither intended as nor should it be construed as legal advice.
NERC Matters: NERC and FERC Attempt to Eliminate Reliability Gap in Tie Lines
Article first published online: 19 DEC 2013
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Natural Gas & Electricity
Special Issue: Annual Outlook Issue
Volume 30, Issue 6, pages 27–29, January 2014
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Carpentier, D. A. (2014), NERC Matters: NERC and FERC Attempt to Eliminate Reliability Gap in Tie Lines. Nat. Gas Elec., 30: 27–29. doi: 10.1002/gas.21737
- Issue published online: 19 DEC 2013
- Article first published online: 19 DEC 2013
The primary purpose of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) is—with oversight by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)—to promulgate and enforce standards intended to ensure the reliability of the bulk electric system (BES).