Department of Energy March 27, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Application To Export Electric Energy; J.P. Morgan Commodities Canada Corporation
Document Number: 2014-06788
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-27
Agency: Department of Energy
J.P. Morgan Commodities Canada Corporation (JPMCCC) has applied to renew its authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act.
Agency Emergency Information Collection Reinstatement
Document Number: 2014-06781
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-27
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend for three years, an information collection request (OMB Control Number 1910-1700) with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The proposed voluntary collection will request that an individual or an authorized designee provide pertinent information for easy record retrieval allowing for increased efficiencies and quicker processing. Pertinent information includes the requester's name, shipping address, phone number, email address, previous work location, the action requested, and any identifying data that will help locate the records (e.g., maiden name, occupational license number, time and place of employment).
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2014-06747
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Generator Verification Reliability Standards
Document Number: 2014-06725
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-03-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Pursuant to section 215 of the Federal Power Act, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) approves the following Reliability Standards that were submitted to the Commission for approval by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation, the Commission-certified Electric Reliability Organization: MOD-025-2 (Verification and Data Reporting of Generator Real and Reactive Power Capability and Synchronous Condenser Reactive Power Capability), MOD- 026-1 (Verification of Models and Data for Generator Excitation Control System or Plant Volt/Var Control Functions), MOD-027-1(Verification of Models and Data for Turbine/Governor and Load Control or Active Power/ Frequency Control Functions), PRC-019-1 (Coordination of Generating Unit or Plant Capabilities, Voltage Regulating Controls, and Protection), and PRC-024-1 (Generator Frequency and Voltage Protective Relay Settings). The generator verification Reliability Standards help ensure that verified data is available for power system planning and operational studies by requiring the verification of generator equipment and capability needed to support Bulk-Power System reliability and promoting the coordination of important protection system settings.
Annual Update of Filing Fees
Document Number: 2014-06596
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-03-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In accordance with 18 CFR 381.104, the Commission issues this update of its filing fees. This notice provides the yearly update using data in the Commission's Management, Administrative, and Payroll System to calculate the new fees. The purpose of updating is to adjust the fees on the basis of the Commission's costs for Fiscal Year 2013.
Generator Relay Loadability and Revised Transmission Relay Loadability Reliability Standards
Document Number: 2014-06591
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-03-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Pursuant to section 215 of the Federal Power Act, the Commission proposes to approve a new Reliability Standard, PRC-025-1 (Generator Relay Loadability), submitted by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), the Commission-approved Electric Reliability Organization. In addition, the Commission proposes to approve Reliability Standard PRC-023-3 (Transmission Relay Loadability), also submitted by NERC, which revises a currently- effective standard pertaining to transmission relay loadability.