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Certrec’s NERC Compliance Experts to Present at the First Ever Virtual Dallas Wind O&M Conference

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Certrec’s NERC compliance experts will participate as presenters at the virtual conference.

Certrec, a leading regulatory compliance provider for NERC compliance, announced today it will participate as a networking sponsor and exhibitor in the 12th annual Dallas Wind O&M Conference. Because of social distancing guidelines due to the Covid-19 public health emergency, the event will be held virtually for the first time on July 21-22.

Certrec Executive Director of Operations, Michelle Thomas, noted, “We are very impressed with the platform Reuters has created for the Virtual Wind O&M conference. They have done an amazing job transferring from a physical conference to a virtual one.” Those interested can register at no cost for access to the full conference, and presentations will be archived for later viewing.

Several Certrec compliance experts will speak during the two-day event in three 15-minute video presentations titled: “Leverage Technology to be Your Greatest Compliance Resource,” “The Value of Due Diligence to Reduce Your Regulatory Risk,” and “Ready, Set, Audit! Get Successful Results Every Time.” A live Q&A session will follow the presentations. Be sure to register HERE to catch these informative sessions.

In addition, Certrec will have a virtual exhibit booth where visitors can obtain information, view videos, find links to information, and even drop their business cards and schedule online meetings.

Certrec supports ongoing NERC compliance for several U.S. wind-generating fleets by cutting through regulatory complexity. Everett Perkins, Certrec’s Business Planning Executive Director, commented, “We are very excited to take part in the Dallas Wind O&M Conference. We will be sharing our expertise on the value of due diligence to reduce regulatory risk, on preparing for successful audits, and on leveraging technology as your greatest compliance resource.”


Founded in 1988, Certrec is a regulatory compliance service provider with more than 1,200 cumulative years of energy industry experience helping clients manage the regulatory process to their advantage. Combining this direct industry experience with Certrec’s Information Technology assets has led to the development of technology-based solutions and tools directly targeted to the electric power industry and specifically focused on helping clients manage regulatory issues. We believe this approach is the key to our successful client programs as well as our growing NERC practice.

Certrec offers support from highly skilled, experienced industry professionals who possess degrees in a variety of engineering disciplines (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Nuclear). Additionally, Certrec’s staff has multiple degrees personnel in physics, communications, business, and information technology. This accomplished team has direct working experience in all regulatory areas of licensing, compliance, and engineering, including nuclear, fossil, and renewable generation and transmission.

Certrec is ISO/IEC 27001:2022 certified, ensuring that its regulatory compliance web tools and facilities comply with an internationally recognized standard of best practices regarding business, cyber, and physical security and control. Also, Certrec successfully completed a SOC 2 Type 2 examination where the scope of Document Management and Regulatory Services was examined against the Trust Services principles of Security, Availability, and Confidentiality. Certrec is committed to undergoing similar required annual examinations and audits to maintain or exceed current levels of service