Regional Criteria, Guidelines, Procedures, and Whitepapers

The following is a comprehensive list of regional criteria and other documents created by SERC technical committees to help registered entities within the SERC Region better understand specific NERC Reliability Standards.

Regional Criteria

Name Owning Committee Related NERC Reliability Standard(s)
Contingency Reserve Policy OPS BAL-002
Disturbance Monitoring Equipment (DME) Installation and Reporting Requirements PCS PRC-002-1 & PRC-018-1
Disturbance Reporting
OPS EOP-004, PRC-002
Maintenance & Testing – Protection Systems (Transmission, Generation, UFLS, UVLS, & SPS) PCS PRC-005-1, PRC-008, PRC-011, & PRC-017
Real-Time Model Data Exchange Procedure RMWG
Regional Reliability Plan RCS IRO-001-1.1
Remedial Action Scheme (RAS)
DRS PRC-012, 013, 014, and 015
Reliability Assessments RRS
Special Protection System Misoperations PCS PRC-016
System Restoration Plan OPS EOP Standards

Guidelines

Name Owning Committee Related NERC Reliability Standard(s)
Conservative Operations Guidelines
OC
Facility Interconnection Requirements Guideline PSS FAC-001
Power System Stabilizer Guideline
DRS

Procedures

Name Owning Committee Related NERC Reliability Standard(s)
Protection System Operations Data Reporting PCS PRC-004-3 and its successor standards

White Papers

Name Owning Committee Related NERC Reliability Standard(s)
CIPC Reliability Risk Task Force Assessment of Malware Threats CIPC