Title: Allow Curtailment of Certain DC Tie Load Prior to Declaring Emergency Condition
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Status: Approved on 04/04/2017
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Date Gov Body Action Taken Next Steps
04/04/2017 BOARD Approved
03/23/2017 TAC Recommended for Approval Board for consideration
03/09/2017 PRS Recommended for Approval TAC for consideration
02/09/2017 PRS Deferred/Tabled PRS for consideration

Voting Record

Date Gov Body Motion Result
04/04/2017 BOARD To approve NPRR818 as recommended by TAC in the 3/23/17 TAC Report Passed
03/23/2017 TAC To recommend approval of NPRR818 as recommended by PRS in the 3/9/17 PRS Report with a recommended effective date of April 5, 2017 Passed
03/09/2017 PRS To recommend approval of NPRR818 as amended by the 2/24/17 REMC comments; and to forward to TAC Passed
02/09/2017 PRS To grant NPRR818 Urgent status; to table NPRR818 and refer the issue to ROS and WMS Passed

Vote tallies here reflect individual votes, not the weight of the votes by market segment. Affirmative votes are not recorded in these vote tallies. For additional details on the voting record, please consult the Recommendation or Action Report, or the official vote tally if available, as posted in the key documents.


Status: Approved
Date Posted: Feb 1, 2017
Sponsor: Rainbow Energy Marketing Corporation
Urgent: Yes
Sections: (new), 4.4.4,, and
Description: This Nodal Protocol Revision Request (NPRR) allows ERCOT to curtail certain Direct Current Tie (DC Tie) Load during a Watch prior to declaring an Emergency Condition.
Reason: Addresses current operational issues. Market efficiencies/enhancements. Prevents unnecessary harm to Market Participants.

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