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Published: March 07, 2011

Joint Initiative ATC MOD Squad Strike Team Announces NERC Delays Implementation

On March 4, 2011, Nerc notified all transmission owners and transmission service providers that have selected the MOD-029-1 metholodology that NERC will be delaying the implementation of MOD-029-1 Requirement 2, Sub-Requirement 2.1 for Flow Limited Paths until a modification to the standard can be developed that will mitigate the technical concerns identified by the WestConnect petition.

The complete NERC statement can be found at::




Member: Tacoma Power      Project: ColumbiaGrid     
Tacoma Power

"As a charter member of ColumbiaGrid, Tacoma Power has observed the benefits for its customers of regional transmission planning. Engaging in the ColumbiaGrid collaborative transmission planning process has fostered diverse and innovative solutions. This open process for identifying and resolving transmission challenges has delivered cost-effective reliability to our entire region."
~~ William A. Gaines, Director of Utilities