Title: New Definitions Related to Black Start and Clarification to the Hourly Standby Fee Payments for Black Start Resources (formerly "New Definitions Related to Black Start")
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Status: Approved on 04/19/2011
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Date Gov Body Action Taken Next Steps
04/19/2011 BOARD Approved
03/03/2011 TAC Recommended for Approval ERCOT Board Consideration
02/17/2011 PRS Recommended for Approval TAC Consideration
01/20/2011 PRS Recommended for Approval PRS IA Review
12/16/2010 PRS Deferred/Tabled PRS Language Consideration

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Date Gov Body Motion Result
04/19/2011 BOARD To approve NPRR298 as recommended by TAC in the 3/3/11 TAC Report Passed
03/03/2011 TAC To recommend approval of NPRR298 as recommended by PRS in the 2/17/11 PRS Report Passed
02/17/2011 PRS To endorse and forward the 1/20/11 PRS Report and Impact Analysis for NPRR298 to TAC Passed
01/20/2011 PRS To recommend approval of NPRR298 as revised by the 1/20/11 OWG Comments Passed
12/16/2010 PRS To table NPRR298 Passed

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Status: Approved
Date Posted: Nov 29, 2010
Sponsor: Operations Working Group (OWG)
Urgent: No
Sections: 2.1, 3.14.2,,, 22D
Description: This Nodal Protocol Revision Request (NPRR) proposes new definitions to Section 2.1 and clarifies the use of black start terminology in other sections of the Nodal Protocols. This NPRR also identifies uses of the proposed terms(s) and makes language changes if applicable and aligns the terminology and acronym related to the Hourly Standby Fee Payment with Section, Black Start Capacity Payment.
Reason: The purpose of this NPRR is to create definitions for black start related terms and to clarify those terms that were previously used and/or undefined. This NPRR also defines North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) related restoration terms for the ERCOT System.Additionally, this NPRR proposes changes to Section 22D in order to clarify the Hourly Standby Fee Payments for Black Start Resources to make the terminology and acronyms consistent with those in Section

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