Department of Energy July 28, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2016-17877
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc.; Notice of Petition for Partial Waiver
Document Number: 2016-17858
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Ownership Information in Market-Based Rate Filings; Withdrawal
Document Number: 2016-17856
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is withdrawing its proposal to amend its regulations to clarify the scope of ownership information that sellers seeking to obtain or retain market-based rate authority must provide. The Commission is also concurrently issuing a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in Docket No. RM16-17-000, which supersedes this proposal.
Kenai Hydro, LLC ; Notice of Scoping Meetings and Environmental Site Review and Soliciting Scoping Comments
Document Number: 2016-17855
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Cyber Systems in Control Centers
Document Number: 2016-17854
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In this Notice of Inquiry, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission seeks comment on possible modifications to the Critical Infrastructure Protection Reliability Standards regarding the cybersecurity of Control Centers used to monitor and control the bulk electric system in real time.
Collection of Connected Entity Data From Regional Transmission Organizations and Independent System Operators; Withdrawal
Document Number: 2016-17853
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is withdrawing its proposal to amend its regulations to require each regional transmission organization and independent system operator to electronically deliver to the Commission, on an ongoing basis, data required from its market participants that would: Identify the market participants by means of a common alpha-numeric identifier; list their ``Connected Entities;'' and describe in brief the nature of the relationship of each Connected Entity. The Commission is also concurrently issuing a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in Docket No. RM16-17-000, which supersedes this proposal.
Gresham Municipal Utilities; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment
Document Number: 2016-17852
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Southwest Power Pool, Inc.; Notice of Institution of Section 206 Proceeding and Refund Effective Date
Document Number: 2016-17851
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Standards for Business Practices and Communication Protocols for Public Utilities
Document Number: 2016-17841
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) proposes to incorporate by reference the latest version (Version 003.1) of certain Standards for Business Practices and Communication Protocols for Public Utilities adopted by the Wholesale Electric Quadrant (WEQ) of the North American Energy Standards Board (NAESB). These standards mainly modify and update NAESB's WEQ Version 003 Standards. The Commission also proposes to revise its regulations to incorporate NAESB's updated Smart Grid Business Practice Standards in the Commission's General Policy and Interpretations.
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2016-17840
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #2
Document Number: 2016-17835
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2016-17834
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission