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POWERGRID_INTERNATIONAL Volume 11 Issue 7
Power grid dispatchers can now train like airline pilots, using simulators that provide faulty readings designed to throw them off, thus teaching them how to compensate for instrument failure and continue to safely and reliably operate the grid.
Recently, several threats to the nation’s power grid have been made plain.
In mid-July, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission did something that many in the power industry (this writer included) have spent years clamoring for: It certified NERC as the official “Electric Reliability Organization” for the United States and, in so doing, gave it the authority to make its reliability rules mandatory and enforceable.
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