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 Procedures OPS EOP-002, EOP-004, TOP-007
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
Reference Document: Regional Transmission Assessment Study Processes within SERC RSEC
Reliability Assessments RRS
Special Protection System Misoperations PCS PRC-016
Special Protection Systems (SPS) DRS PRC-012 through 017
System Modeling Data Requirements DRS MOD-010 through 015
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
Special Protection System (SPS) Guideline DRS PRC-012, 013, 014, and 015

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