Development of new reliability performance metrics that provide the basis for development of new prototype monitoring tools that then track and analyze grid performance in real time. This research is conducted in close coordination with NERC-led grid monitoring and standards development activities.
Reliability Metrics and Monitoring
"NERC Frequency Response Standard, Current Status, Issues, and 2010 to 2013 Field Trial Results." NERC Frequency Response Standard (BAL-003-1) 2013. .
"Interconnections Abnormal Frequency Events Selection Methodology for Supporting Definition of NERC Control Standards." CERTS Research Supporting Reliability Performance Standards 2011. .
"NERC Control and Reserves Planning Standards Integrated Overview." NERC Balancing Control and Reserves Planning Standards 2011. .
"Frequency Data Sources, Pre-Calculations, Normal and Intelligent Alarm Summaries and Definitions." NERC Wide-Area Resources Adequacy Monitoring System (ACE Frequency) 2008. .
"Real-Time Monitoring Tools and Multi-View Visualization for Wide-Area Operations." DistribuTECH Transmission Reliability Panel, San Diego, California 2005. .