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)
Disturbance Monitoring Equipment (DME) Installation and Reporting Requirements PCWG PRC-002-1 & PRC-018-1
Disturbance Reporting
OPWG EOP-004, PRC-002
Maintenance & Testing – Protection Systems (Transmission, Generation, UFLS, UVLS, & SPS) PCWG PRC-005-1, PRC-008, PRC-011, & PRC-017
Remedial Action Scheme (RAS)
DWG PRC-012, 013, 014, and 015
Reliability Assessments RRS
Remedial Action Scheme Misoperations PCWG PRC-016

Guidelines

Name Owning Committee Related NERC Reliability Standard(s)
Conservative Operations Guidelines
OC
Facility Interconnection Requirements Guideline PLCS FAC-001
Power System Stabilizer Guideline
DWG
Regional Reliability Plan RCWG
Extreme Cold Weather Guidelines OC

Procedures

Name Owning Committee Related NERC Reliability Standard(s)
Protection System Operations Data Reporting PCWG 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