To refer NPRR220 to the Reliability and Operations Subcommittee (ROS)
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Mar 23, 2010
This Nodal Protocol Request (NPRR) removes the requirement to declare an Energy Emergency Alert (EEA) prior to deploying more than 500 MW of Responsive Reserve (RRS).
To align the Nodal Protocols with the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Reliability Standards, specifically EOP-002-2.1, Capacity and Energy Emergencies, which provides in pertinent part:
R6. If the Balancing Authority cannot comply with the Control Performance and Disturbance Control Standards, then it shall immediately implement remedies to do so. These remedies include, but are not limited to:
R6.1. Loading all available generating capacity.
R6.2. Deploying all available operating reserve.…