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NERC - Electric Reliability


Crowell & Moring’s Energy Group advises on all aspects of our clients’ compliance with the mandatory reliability standards enforced by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), including counseling on the impact of and risks associated with reliability standard compliance and enforcement in transactions and other commercial agreements, content and operation of internal compliance programs, NERC registration, audit preparation, violations of the reliability standards, self-reports and mitigation plans, NERC or regional entity inquiries; and settlement negotiations. Our clients include owners and operators of electric generation and transmission facilities, as well a third-parties that provide NERC-related services to owners of electric generation and transmission facilities.