Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Association
Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Association
Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Association

NERC Reliability Standards

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) was formed to ensure the reliability of the bulk power system in North America. NERC develops and enforces reliability standards; assess reliability annually via 10-year and seasonal forecasts; monitor the bulk power system; and educate, train, and certify industry personnel. NERC is a self-regulatory organization, subject to oversight by the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and governmental authorities in Canada.

To conform with NERC's standards, FKEC has posted the following documents as of December 14, 2009. To read the document, please click the title and wait for the PDF file to download and open.

1. FKEC Reliability Policy: Facility Connection Requirements (FKE-FAC-001)

Purpose: To avoid adverse impacts on reliability, Transmission Owners must establish facility connection and performance requirements.

A. Facility Connection Requirements Flow Chart

2. FKEC Reliability Policy: Facility Ratings Methodology (FKE-FAC-008)

Purpose: To ensure that Facility Ratings used in the reliable planning and operation of the Bulk Electric System (BES) are determined based on established methodology or methodologies.

Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Association
Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Association