In the United States, the maximum Penalty amount that NERC or a Regional Entity will assess for a violation of a Reliability Standard Requirement is $1,000,000 per day per violation. NERC and the Regional Entities will assess Penalties amounts up to and including this maximum amount for violations where warranted pursuant to these Sanction Guidelines.

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SPP Assessed $280,000 Penalty

NERC (the NCEA) determined that the Entity (SPP) did not have sufficient alarm management in its Real‐time Contingency Assessment…

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