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					                                                                                                           Reference Documents
Transmission Tarriff Attachment O (Standard Large Generator Interconnection Agreement)
Transmission Tarriff Attachment N (Standard Large Generator Interconnection Procedures)
Entergy Facility Connection Requirements
Transmission Facility Rating Methodology Guide, April, 2007
Voltage Schedules for Generating Facilities Interconnecting to the Entergy Transmission System
Standard: PM390106 (Generator Interconnection Customer Requirements Standard), September 2004
Standard: SL190400 (Voltage Fluctuations Operation Guideline), July 30, 1996
Standard: SF020101 (Substation Grounding Design Guideline), March 22, 2000
Standard: SF020202 (Substation Grounding Specification & Design Guide), December 2005
Standard: SF010100 (Ground Grid Acceptance and Maintenance), December 27, 1996
Standard: ML050002 (Customer–Built Substation Design Standard), April 2006
Standard: ML050100 (Substation Design Parameters Standard), March 1, 2003
Standard: SA010203 (Substation Surge Arresters Purchase Specification), June, 2006
Standard: TF040102 (Shield Wire Application Guideline), December 2005
Standard: TF050100 (Cathodic Protection Application Guideline), February 1, 1996
Standard: AM3901 (Guideline for Affected System Issues)

                                                                                                FAC-001-0, Effective April 1, 2005




                                                                                                                                                            R1.1 Generation Facilities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         R1.3 End User Facilities
                                                                                                                                                                                                           R1.2 Transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Facilities
     The Transmission Owner shall document,
     maintain, and publish facility connection    R1.1 Generation Facilities                                                           Facility Connection Requirements
     requirements to ensure compliance with
     NERC Reliability Standards and applicable
     Regional Reliability Organization,
R1   subregional, Power Pool, and individual      R1.2 Transmission Facilities                                                                                                           Facility Connection Requirements
     Transmission Owner planning criteria and
     facility connection requirements. The
     Transmission Owner’s facility connection
     requirements shall address connection        R1.3 End User Facilities                                                                                                                                                           Facility Connection Requirements
     requirements for:


                                                                                                                                       LGIP (§3.5)                                       The TVA, Southern and Entergy Seams
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Changes to various types of loads are
                                                                                                                                                                                         Working Group coordinate transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     coordinated between Transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                         studies through coordinated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     (Transmission Planning and
                                                                                                                                                                                         transmission planning and expansion,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Transmission Policy) and either (1)
                                                                                                                                                                                         common generation interconnection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     major accounts staff and their retail
                                                                                                                                                                                         processes, and interregional
                                                                                                                                       SGIP                                                                                          customers or (2) wholesale customers.
                                                                                                                                                                                         transmission planning and other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Changes are reflected in postings and
                                                                                                                                                                                         coordination efforts among adjoining
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     models on the Entergy OASIS site.
                                                                                                                                                                                         transmission organizations covering
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Questions may be directed to the
                                                                                                                                                                                         different regions. Questions may be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Manager of Transmission Project
                                                                                                                                                                                         directed to the Manager of Transmission
                                                                                           Procedures for coordinated joint studies Standard: AM3901                                                                                 Development.*
                                                                                                                                                                                         Project Development.*
                                                                                 R2.1.1    of new facilities and their impacts on the
                                                                                           interconnected transmission systems.


                                                                                                                                                                                         Changes to various types of                 Changes to various types of loads are
                                                                                                                                                                                         transmission facilities are coordinated     coordinated between Transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                         between Transmission (Transmission          (Transmission Planning and
                                                                                                                                                                                         Planning and Transmission Policy) and       Transmission Policy) and either (1)
                                                                                                                                                                                         either (1) major accounts staff and their   major accounts staff and their retail
                                                                                                                                       LGIP                                              retail customers or (2) wholesale           customers or (2) wholesale customers.
                                                                                                                                                                                         customers. Changes are reflected in         Changes are reflected in postings and
                                                                                                                                                                                         postings and models on the Entergy          models on the Entergy OASIS site.
                                                                                                                                                                                         OASIS site. Questions may be directed       Questions may be directed to the
                                                                                                                                                                                         to the Manager of Transmission Project      Manager of Transmission Project
                                                                                                                                                                                         Development.*                               Development.*


                                                                                                                                       LGIP (§3.3.4, 3.4, 3.6, 4.4, 6.1, 6.4, 7.6,                                                   Changes to various types of loads are
                                                                                                                                       8.5)                                                                                          coordinated between Transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     (Transmission Planning and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Transmission Policy) and either (1)
                                                                                           Procedures for notification of new or                                                                                                     major accounts staff and their retail
                                                                                           modified facilities to others (those        LGIA Articles 5.8, 5.10.3, 5.11, 5.16, 5.19                                                   customers or (2) wholesale customers.
                                                                                           responsible for the reliability of the                                                                                                    Changes are reflected in postings and
                                                                                 R2.1.2    interconnected transmission systems)                                                          Facility Connection Requirements            models on the Entergy OASIS site.
                                                                                           as responsible for the reliability of the                                                                                                 Questions may be directed to the
                                                                                           interconnected transmission systems)                                                                                                      Manager of Transmission Project
                                                                                           as soon as feasible.                        Standard: PM390106 §3.7.2                                                                     Development.*



                                                                                                                                       SGIP                                                                                          Facility Connection Requirements


                                                                                                                                                                                         The Electric Service Agreement or           The Electric Service Agreement or
                                                                                                                                                                                         comparable agreement (MW capacity           comparable agreement (MW capacity
                                                                                           Voltage level and MW and MVAR               Standard: PM390106 §3.10                          and MVAR billing).                          and MVAR billing).
                                                                                 R2.1.3    capacity or demand at point of
                                                                                           connection.
                                                                                                                                                                                         Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002

                                                                                                                                       Voltage Schedules                                 Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                                                                                                                       The LGIP describes the process and
                                                                                                                                       series of generation interconnections
                                                                                                                                       studies which are to be performed. The
                                                     Provide a written                                                                 Facilities Study is customer specific and
                                                     summary of its plans to                                                           contains short circuit equipment rating
   The Transmission Owner’s facility connection      achieve the required    R2.1.4        Breaker duty and surge protection.          information.                                      Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
R2 requirements shall address, but are not      R2.1 system performance as
   limited to, the following items:                  described above                                                                   SGIP
                                                     throughout the
                                                     planning horizon:                                                                 Standard: PM390106 §3.8.2, 3.8.3,
                                                                                                                                       3.8.7,

                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.8
                                                                                 R2.1.5    System protection and coordination.                                                           Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Articles 9.7.3, 9.7.4, 9.7.5, 9.7.6


                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.10 and 3.11
                                                                                 R2.1.6    Metering and telecommunications.                                                              Standard: ML050002 §10.3, 10.5, 10.6 Standard: ML050002 §10.3, 10.5, 10.6
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Articles 7 and 8

                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §2.0, 3.3, 3.7, 3.8
                                                                                                                                                                                         Standard: SF020101                          Standard: SF020101
                                                                                 R2.1.7    Grounding and safety issues.                Standard: SF020101
                                                                                                                                       Standard: SF020202                                Standard: SF020202                          Standard: SF020202
                                                                                                                                       Standard: ML050002                                Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002

                                                                                 R2.1.8    Insulation and insulation coordination.     Standard: TA050300                                Standard: TA050300                          Standard: TA050300

                                                                                                                                                                                         Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8, 3.7.9
                                                                                                                                                                                         Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                           Voltage, Reactive Power, and power
                                                                                 R2.1.9                                                LGIA Article 5.10
                                                                                           factor control.
                                                                                                                                       SGIA                                              Voltage Schedules                           Voltage Schedules
                                                                                                                                       Voltage Schedules
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Article 9.7.6
                                                                                 R2.1.10 Power quality impacts.                                                                          Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                                                                                                                       Standard: SL190400

                                                                                 R2.1.11 Equipment Ratings.                            Standard: PM3901                                  Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002

                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.9
                                                                                 R2.1.12 Synchronizing of facilities.                                                                    N/A                                         N/A
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Article 9.5
                                                                                                                                                                                         Typical Interconnection Agreement           Typical Interconnection Agreement

                                                                                                                                       LGIA Article 10                                   Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                 R2.1.13 Maintenance coordination.                                                                       Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations

                                                                                                                                                                                         Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                                                       SGIA
                                                                                                                                                                                         Typical Interconnection Agreement           Typical Interconnection Agreement
                                                                                         Operational issues (abnormal frequency Standard: PM390106 §3.7, 3.8.12,
                                                                                 R2.1.14                                                                                                 Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                         and voltages).                         3.8.14, 3.8.15, 3.11
                                                                                                                                                                                         Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations

                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.3, 3.7.7,
                                                                                                                                       3.8.6, 3.8.9                                      Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                           Inspection requirements for existing or     LGIA Article 6
                                                                                 R2.1.15                                                                                                 Typical Interconnection Agreement           Typical Interconnection Agreement
                                                                                           new facilities.
                                                                                                                                       SGIA                                              Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                                                                         Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.11
                                                                                         Communications and procedures
                                                                                                                                                                                         Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                 R2.1.16 during normal and emergency                   LGIA Article 8
                                                                                                                                                                                         Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                         operating conditions.                         SGIA

     The Transmission Owner shall maintain and update its facility connection requirements as required. The Transmission Owner         Documents updated as necessary, placed Documents updated as necessary,                        Documents updated as necessary,
R3   shall make documentation of these requirements available to the users of the transmission system, the Regional Reliability        on OASIS, and/or available to the RRO or placed on OASIS, and/or available to                 placed on OASIS, and/or available to
     Organization, and NERC on request (five business days).                                                                           NERC                                     the RRO or NERC                                      the RRO or NERC

                                                                           SERC Supplement (Facility Connection Requirements)
      Self Application:
      Connection requirements for facilities (generation, transmission, and end-user) not presently connected and modifications of
III                                                                                                                                    Facility Connection Requirements              Facility Connection Requirements              Facility Connection Requirements
      facilities already connected should be consistent in content and application to those requirements used by the Transmission
      Owners for connecting their own facilities.

                                                                                                                                       The LGIP describes the process and
                                                                                                                                       series of generation interconnections
                                                                                                                                       studies which are to be performed. The
                                                                                                                                       Facilities Study is customer specific and
                                                                                                                                       contains short circuit equipment rating
                                                                                                                                       information.

                                                                                                                                       A summary of information on ratings
                                                                                             Fault Duty                                methodology can be found in the Entergy
                                                                                                                                       Transmission Facility Rating Methodology
                                                                                                                                       document which is derived from a number
                                                                                                                                       of Entergy proprietary standards.        Facility Connection Requirements                   Facility Connection Requirements
                                                           Transmission Owners shall
                                                           include a description of their                                              SGIP
                                                           procedures for study of new                                                 Standard: PM390106 §3.8.2, 3.8.3,
                                                           facilities and their impacts on the                                         3.8.7,
                                                           interconnected transmission
                                                           system. The impact studies that                                             LGIP (§7.3)
                                                           should be considered include but Stability
                                                                                                                                       SGIP
                                                           are not limited to:
                                                                                                                                       LGIP (§7.3)
                                                                                             Loadflow
                                                                                                                                       SGIP

                                                                                                                                       LGIP §3.2.1.2, 7.3                            Prior and approved transmission               Prior and approved transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                     services are included in regional studies     services are included in regional studies
                                                                                                                                                                                     to prevent interconnections from              to prevent interconnections from
                                                                                                                                                                                     harming existing transactions. Per good       harming existing transactions. Per good
                                                                                             Transfer Capability                       SGIP
                                                                                                                                                                                     utility practice, transfer studies are done   utility practice, transfer studies are done
                                                                                                                                                                                     when warranted to identify any positive       when warranted to identify any positive
      Impact Study Requirements                     1
                                                                                                                                                                                     or negative impacts on transfer               or negative impacts on transfer
                                                                                                                                       Standard: AM3901                              capabilities.                                 capabilities.



                                                                                                                                                                                     The TVA, Southern and Entergy Seams
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Changes to various types of loads are
                                                                                                                                                                                     Working Group coordinate transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   coordinated between Transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                     studies through coordinated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   (Transmission Planning and
                                                                                                                                                                                     transmission planning and expansion,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Transmission Policy) and either (1)
                                                                                                                                                                                     common generation interconnection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   major accounts staff and their retail
                                                                                                                                                                                     processes, and interregional
                                                                                                                                       LGIP (§3.5)                                                                                 customers or (2) wholesale customers.
                                                                                                                                                                                     transmission planning and other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Changes are reflected in postings and
                                                                                                                                                                                     coordination efforts among adjoining
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   models on the Entergy OASIS site.
                                                                                                                                                                                     transmission organizations covering
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Questions may be directed to the
                                                                                                                                                                                     different regions. Questions may be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Manager of Transmission Project
                                                           The procedures should address coordinated joint studies with neighboring,                                                 directed to the Manager of Transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Development.*
                                                           interconnected Transmission Owners being necessary to completely                                                          Project Development.*
                                                           evaluate the impact.

                                                                                                                                       SGIP                                          Facility Connection Requirements              Facility Connection Requirements


                                                                                                                                                                                     Studies associated with interconnections      Studies associated with interconnections
                                                                                                                                                                                     other than large generators will be           other than large generators will be
                                                                                                                                                                                     evaluated within the basic guidelines of      evaluated within the basic guidelines of
                                                                                                                                       Standard: AM3901                              Standard AM3901. However, the depth           Standard AM3901. However, the depth
                                                                                                                                                                                     of study may be reduced or eliminated         of study may be reduced or eliminated
                                                                                                                                                                                     when appreciable impact on neighboring        when appreciable impact on neighboring
                                                                                                                                                                                     systems clearly does not exist.               systems clearly does not exist.

                                                                                                                                       LGIP (§3.3.4, 3.4, 3.6, 4.4, 6.1, 6.4, 7.6,
                                                                                                                                       8.5)                                                                                        Changes to various types of loads are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   coordinated between Transmission
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Articles 5.8, 5.10.3, 5.11, 5.16, 5.19                                                 (Transmission Planning and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Transmission Policy) and either (1)
                                                                                             Requirements for the facility owner or                                                                                                major accounts staff and their retail
                                                                                             operator to notify the Transmission    SGIP                                                                                           customers or (2) wholesale customers.
                                                                                             Owners when changes or modifications                                                    Facility Connection Requirements              Changes are reflected in postings and
                                                                                             occur or are planned which may affect                                                                                                 models on the Entergy OASIS site.
                                                                                             system operations or reliability       SGIA                                                                                           Questions may be directed to the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Manager of Transmission Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Development.*
                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Facility Connection Requirements
                                                           Planning requirements that
      Provision for Future Changes                  2                                                                                  LGIP (§3.3.4, 3.4, 3.6, 4.4, 6.1, 6.4, 7.6,
                                                           should be addressed include:
                                                                                                                                       8.5)                                                                                        Changes to various types of loads are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   coordinated between Transmission
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   (Transmission Planning and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Transmission Policy) and either (1)
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Articles 5.8, 5.10.3, 5.11, 5.16, 5.19                                                 major accounts staff and their retail
                                                                                             Requirements for conducting (or
                                                                                             updating) system studies relating to                                                                                                  customers or (2) wholesale customers.
                                                                                             facility changes/modifications, including                                             Facility Connection Requirements                Changes are reflected in postings and
                                                                                             the responsibility to furnish data to the SGIP                                                                                        models on the Entergy OASIS site.
                                                                                             Transmission Owner                                                                                                                    Questions may be directed to the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Manager of Transmission Project
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Development.*
                                                                                                                                       SGIA


                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.2



                                                                                             Internal plant electrical system design
                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9           Voltage Schedules                             Voltage Schedules
                                                                                             (e.g., transformers, tap settings, motors
                                                                                             & other loads, generator/exciter, voltage
                                                                                             regulator) should not restrict any mode
                                                                                             of project operation within the
                                                                                             transmission system's allowable voltage
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Article 5.10                             Standard: SL190400                            Standard: SL190400
                                                                                             range and regulation.



                                                                                             Transmission interconnected              Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9            Voltage Schedules                             Voltage Schedules
                                                                                             equipment should have the tap ranges
                                                                                             and selfregulation necessary to operate
                                                                                             within the transmission system's voltage
                                                                                             range and regulation.                    LGIA Article 5.10                              Standard: SL190400                            Standard: SL190400


                                                                                                                                     Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 dictates that
                                                                                             Voltage regulator load compensation, if voltage regulation to take place at POI
                                                                                             required, to control voltage at a point                                         Voltage Schedules                                     Voltage Schedules
                                                                                                                                     regardless of location of generator
                                                                                             beyond the generator terminals
                                                                                                                                     terminals.

                                                           Design requirements that should
                                                           be addressed include:                                                       No requirements for these settings are        No requirements for these settings are        No requirements for these settings are
                                                                                           Voltage regulator droop compensation,       currently required. Compliance with           currently required. Compliance with           currently required. Compliance with
                                                                                           if required, for generators whose           reactive support capability and voltage       reactive support capability and voltage       reactive support capability and voltage
                                                                                           terminals are directly connected (i.e.,     schedule requirements are adequate for        schedule requirements are adequate for        schedule requirements are adequate for
                                                                                           cross-compound, hydro)                      all facilities connected.                     all facilities connected.                     all facilities connected.


                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9
                                                                                             Coordination of excitation system                                                       Standard: ML050002                            Standard: ML050002
      Voltage and Power Factor Control              3                                        settings with the Transmission Owner      LGIA Article 5.10
                                                                                                                                       Voltage Schedules                             Voltage Schedules                             Voltage Schedules


                                                                                                                                                                                     The TVA, Southern and Entergy Seams           The TVA, Southern and Entergy Seams
                                                                                                                                                                                     Working Group plans to publish                Working Group plans to publish
                                                                                                                                                                                     procedures for coordinated joint studies;     procedures for coordinated joint studies;
                                                                                             Transmission interconnection impact on LGIP (§7.3, 7.4)
                                                                                                                                                                                     (Entergy will publish a standard based        (Entergy will publish a standard based
                                                                                             adjacent areas' voltage or reactive
                                                                                                                                                                                     on the current draft of the Seams             on the current draft of the Seams
                                                                                             compensation devices
                                                                                                                                                                                     Groups documentation also). Questions         Groups documentation also). Questions
                                                                                                                                                                                     may be directed to the Manager of             may be directed to the Manager of
                                                                                                                                                                                     Transmission Project Development.*            Transmission Project Development.*

                                                                                                                                       SGIP

                                                                                                                                                                                     Typical Operating Agreement for               Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                             Load and/or generation operation within
                                                                                                                                     Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9             Customer Owned Substations                    Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                             the acceptable voltage range and
                                                                                             regulation as specified by the
                                                                                                                                                                                     Voltage Schedules                             Voltage Schedules
                                                                                             Transmission Owner
                                                                                                                                     LGIA Article 5.10                               Standard: SL190400                            Standard: SL190400

                                                                                             Excitation system/voltage regulator       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9                                                         Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                                                                     Typical Operating Agreement for               Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                             allowable operating modes (e.g.,
                                                           Operational requirements that                                                                                             Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                             automatic/manual)                         LGIA Article 5.10, 9.6.2.1                                                                  Standard: SL190400
                                                           should be addressed include:
                                                                                                                                       Voltage Schedules
                                                                                             Generator voltage schedules                                                             Voltage Schedules                             Voltage Schedules
                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.8
                                                                                                                                                                                     Typical Operating Agreement for               Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9
                                                                                             Coordination of any reactive                                                            Customer Owned Substations                    Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                             compensation devices
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Article 5.10                             Facility Connection Requirements              Facility Connection Requirements


                                                                                             Load following capability                 Standard: PM390106 §3.10.8                    N/A                                           N/A

                                                                                             AGC                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.10.8                    N/A                                           N/A

                                                                                                                                                                                     Typical Operating Agreement for               Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9
                                                                                             Reactive power output                                                                   Customer Owned Substations                    Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                                                                       LGIA Article 5.10                             Facility Connection Requirements              Facility Connection Requirements




                                                           Design requirements that should
                                                           be addressed include:
                                                                                                                              LGIA                                      Typical Operating Agreement for           Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                 Minimum operating capability
                                                                                                                                                                        Customer Owned Substations                Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                                                              Facilities requesting remote control      Facilities requesting remote control      Facilities requesting remote control
                                                                                                                              functions for any aspect of facility      functions for any aspect of facility      functions for any aspect of facility
                                                                                                                              operations would be evaluated under       operations would be evaluated under       operations would be evaluated under
                                                                                 Remote control functions
                                                                                                                              section 8 of the LGIA and Appendix F      section 8 of the LGIA and Appendix F      section 8 of the LGIA and Appendix F
                                               Design requirements that should                                                §4.7 of the Facility Connection           §4.7 of the Facility Connection           §4.7 of the Facility Connection
                                               be addressed include:                                                          Requirements                              Requirements                              Requirements
                                                                                 Coordination of generation control           Standard: PM390106 §3.8.6                 Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                                 system settings

                                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.7.6, 3.8.15
                                                                                                                                                                        Typical Operating Agreement for           Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                 Load shedding
                                                                                                                                                                        Customer Owned Substations                Customer Owned Substations
Generation Control                         4                                                                                  LGIA Article 5.10

                                                                                                                              LGIA Article 13
                                                                                                                                                                      If Applicable, Black Start Requirements     If Applicable, Black Start Requirements
                                                                                                                                                                      and Capabilities are Addressed in the       and Capabilities are Addressed in the
                                                                                 Black start capability                       If Applicable, Black Start Requirements Interconnection and Operating               Interconnection and Operating
                                                                                                                              and Capabilities are Addressed in the   Agreement                                   Agreement
                                                                                                                              Interconnection and Operating Agreement

                                                                                 Operation at 60Hz nominal                    Standard: PM390106 §3.8.15                Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                                              LGIA Article 5.10, 9.6.2.1
                                                                                 Mode of frequency control                                                              Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.10.8
                                                                                 Operation of generators during               LGIA Article 5.10, 9.6.2.1                N/A                                       N/A
                                                                                 frequency decline conditions
                                               Operational requirements that
                                                                                 Coordination between generator
                                               should be addressed include:                                                   Standard: PM390106 §3.7.6, 3.8.15
                                                                                 controls and underfrequency load                                                       N/A                                       N/A
                                                                                 shedding programs
                                                                                 Speed droop setting                          N/A                                       N/A                                       N/A

                                                                                 Responsibility for coordination with the     Standard: PM390106 §3.7.6                 Typical Operating Agreement for           Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                 appropriate operating entity.                                                          Customer Owned Substations                Customer Owned Substations

                                                                                 Short circuit capabilities of current
                                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.8                   Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                                 carrying elements

                                                                                 Ratings of interrupting devices              Standard: PM390106 §3.8                   Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                               Relay and device coordination with        Standard: PM390106 §3.8                        Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                               Design requirements that should existing system protection
Short Circuit Conditions                   5
                                               be addressed include:           Existing and planned future fault current Standard: PM390106 §3.8
                                                                                                                                                                        Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                               levels
                                                                                 Responsibility for required changes in
                                                                                 existing facilities due to increased fault   Standard: PM390106 §3.8                   Standard: ML050002                        N/A
                                                                                 currents (Generator and Transmission
                                                                                 Projects only)
                                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5,
                                                                                                                              3.7.6, 3.8                              Standard: ML050002 §4.0                     Standard: ML050002 §4.0
                                                                                 Safety of the general public
                                                                                                                              Facility Connection Requirements          Facility Connection Requirements          Facility Connection Requirements

                                                                                 Dynamic stability and the use of power
                                                                                 system stabilizers - SERC recommends
                                                                                 that power system stabilizers be utilized Standard: PM390106 §3.7.10                   N/A                                       N/A
                                                                                 for certain conditions identified in
                                                                                 Attachment 2.

                                                                                 Prevention/minimization of equipment
                                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.7, 3.8              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10
                                                                                 damage

                                                                                 Minimization of equipment outage time        Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10


                                                                                 Minimization of system outage area           Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10

                                                                                 Minimization of system voltage
                                                                                                                              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10              Standard: ML050002 §6 and 10
                                                                                 disturbances

                                                                                 Maintenance of protective system             LGIA Article 10                           Typical Operating Agreement for           Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                 coverage for abnormal conditions                                                       Customer Owned Substations                Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                                                            The LGIP describes the process and
                                               Design and Operational                                                       series of generation interconnections
                                               requirements that should be       Performance of all appropriate studies: studies which are to be performed. The
                                               addressed include:                grounding, short circuit, stability, power Facilities Study is customer specific and
                                                                                                                            contains short circuit equipment rating     Facility Connection Requirements          Facility Connection Requirements
                                                                                 quality, and coordination of protective
                                                                                 devices                                    information.
                                                                                                                            SGIP
System Protection and Other Controls       6                                                                                  Standard: PM390106 §3.8

                                                                                 Specification of RTU protocols and
                                                                                                                              Standard: ML050002 §10                    Standard: ML050002 §10                    Standard: ML050002 §10
                                                                                 other communication channels

                                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §2, 3.8.11             Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                                              LGIA Article 9.6.2.1, 9.7.3, 9.7.5        Facility Connection Requirements          Facility Connection Requirements


                                                                                                                                                                         Determined through good engineering      Determined through good engineering
                                                                                 Coordination of remote trip schemes,
                                                                                                                                                                         judgement and good utility practice      judgement and good utility practice
                                                                                 underfrequency load shedding
                                                                                                                                                                         during the Project Scoping and Project   during the Project Scoping and Project
                                                                                 schemes, undervoltage load shedding
                                                                                                                              Determined through good engineering        Execution Phases of EMCC's project       Execution Phases of EMCC's project
                                                                                 schemes and special protective
                                                                                                                              judgement and good utility practice during management process. Interconnecting      management process. Interconnecting
                                                                                 systems should be required whether in
                                                                                                                              the Project Scoping and Project Execution parties may be subject to load            parties may be subject to load
                                                                                 the same Balancing Authority Area or
                                                                                                                              Phases of EMCC's project management        interruption schemes including           interruption schemes including
                                                                                 different Balancing Authority Areas.
                                                                                                                              process.                                   frequency, voltage, or other special     frequency, voltage, or other special
                                                                                                                                                                         schemes. Such participation is agreed    schemes. Such participation is agreed
                                                                                                                                                                         to and discussed during scoping          to and discussed during scoping
                                                                                                                                                                         meetings.                                meetings.


                                                                                 Synchronizing with the transmission
                                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.9                   N/A                                       N/A
                                                                                 system
                                                                                                                                                                        Facility Connection Requirements          Facility Connection Requirements
                                               Generation specific facility
                                                                                                                                                                        Typical Interconnection Agreement         Typical Interconnection Agreement
                                               requirements that should be       Parallel operation with the transmission
                                               addressed include:                                                         Standard: PM390106 §1.1                       Typical Operating Agreement for           Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                 system
                                                                                                                                                                        Customer Owned Substations                Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                                                                                                        Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                                 Islanding                                    Standard: PM390106 §3.8.11                N/A                                       N/A
                                                                                 kW
                                                                                 kWh
                                                                                 kVAR, leading and lagging
                                               Typical metering data
                                               requirements could include the    kVAR-hour                                    Standard: PM390106 §3.10                  Standard: ML050002 §10                    Standard: ML050002 §10
                                               following:
                                                                                 kV2-hour

                                                                                 voltage (to monitor voltage schedule
                                                                                 compliance)
                                                                                 Loss compensation
Telemetering and Metering                  7
                                                                                 Bi-directionality
                                                                                 Metering accuracy
                                                                               Ancillary equipment specifications (e.g.,
                                                                               CT’s, PT’s)
                                               Design requirements that should
                                                                               Provisions for maintenance and            Standard: PM390106 §3.10                       Standard: ML050002 §10                    Standard: ML050002 §10
                                               be addressed include:
                                                                               calibration
                                                                               Data protocol
                                                                               Mode of data transmission (e.g. fiber
                                                                               optic cable, phone line)
                                                                               Provisions for maintaining continuity
                                                                               and meeting reliability criteria
                                                                                 Status of interrupting devices
                                               Typical data requirements could   MW flow
                                               include the following:            MVAR flow
                                                                                 Voltage at interconnection point
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition                                       Communication protocol
                                           8                                                                                Standard: PM390106 §3.11                    Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
(SCADA)                                                                        Mode of data transmission (e.g. fiber
                                                                               optic cable, phone line)
                                               Design requirements that should Control functionality (breakers,
                                               be addressed include:           switches, etc.)
                                                                               Provisions for maintaining continuity
                                                                               and meeting reliability criteria (e.g., dual
                                                                               DC sources, dual port RTUs)
                                                                               Grounding study                              Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002                        Standard: ML050002
                                                                                 Compatibility with Transmission              Standard: SF020101                        Standard: SF020101                        Standard: SF020101
                                                                                 Owner’s system
                                                                                 Construction techniques and inspection
                                                                                 requirements (if any) of the           Standard: SF020202                              Standard: SF020202                        Standard: SF020202
                                                                                 Transmission Owner

                                                                                                                              Testing conducted as needed or when       Testing conducted as needed or when       Testing conducted as needed or when
                                                                                                                              operational data suggests testing is      operational data suggests testing is      operational data suggests testing is
                                                                                 Testing                                      warranted                                 warranted                                 warranted

                                                                                                                              Standard: SF010100                        Standard: SF010100                        Standard: SF010100
                                               Design requirements that should
System Grounding                           9                                                                                  Testing conducted as needed or when       Testing conducted as needed or when       Testing conducted as needed or when
                                               be addressed include:
                                                                                                                              testing suggests maintenance is           testing suggests maintenance is           testing suggests maintenance is
                                                                                 Periodic maintenance                         warranted                                 warranted                                 warranted
                                                                                                                              Standard: SF010100                        Standard: SF010100                        Standard: SF010100
                                Design requirements that should
System Grounding           9
                                be addressed include:




                                                                   Personnel safety considerations            Standard: ML050002                               Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                   Interconnection of grounding system to Standard: SF020101                                   Standard: SF020101                          Standard: SF020101
                                                                   Transmission Owner grounding
                                                                   system(s)                              Standard: SF020202                                   Standard: SF020202                          Standard: SF020202
                                                                   Transmission line shielding provisions     Standard: TF040102                               Standard: TF040102                          Standard: TF040102
                                                                   Arrester applications                      Standard: SA 010203                              Standard: SA 010203                         Standard: SA 010203
                                                                   Cathodic protection                        Standard: TF050100                               Standard: TF050100                          Standard: TF050100
                                                                                                              Standard: PM3901
                                                                                                                                                               Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                   Identification of general design           Standard: ML050002
                                                                   parameters and practices of
                                                                   Transmission Owner (e.g., shielding,       Standard: SF0201                                 Standard: SF0201                            Standard: SF0201
                                                                   attachment details, surge protection,
                                                                   current-carrying elements, basic           Standard: SF0202                                 Standard: SF0202                            Standard: SF0202
                                                                   insulation levels, etc.)
                                                                                                              Standard: TF0401                                 Standard: TF0401                            Standard: TF0401
                                                                                                              Other applicable Standards                       Other applicable Standards                  Other applicable Standards
                                                                   Provision for Transmission Owner           LGIA Article 5.2
                                                                   review of facility design and                                                               Standard: ML050002 §3                       Standard: ML050002 §3
                                                                   specifications                             SGIA

                                                                References to applicable industry             LGIA Article 5.2
                                                                standards (e.g., ANSI/IEEE) for
                                Design requirements that should                                                                                                Standard: ML050002 §3                       Standard: ML050002 §3
Equipment Ratings          10                                   equipment provided by applicant in
                                be addressed include:
                                                                connection with project                       SGIA


                                                                                                              Determined through good engineering              Determined through good engineering         Determined through good engineering
                                                                   Special requirements due to                judgement and good utility practice during       judgement and good utility practice         judgement and good utility practice
                                                                   atmospheric, geological, seismic, or       the Project Scoping and Project Execution        during the Project Scoping and Project      during the Project Scoping and Project
                                                                   environmental conditions                   Phases of EMCC's project management              Execution Phases of EMCC's project          Execution Phases of EMCC's project
                                                                                                              and EPC processes.                               management and EPC processes.               management and EPC processes.


                                                                                                              Facility Connection Requirements                 Facility Connection Requirements            Facility Connection Requirements
                                                                   Responsibility for changes to existing
                                                                   transmission system made necessary                                                          Typical Interconnection Agreement           Typical Interconnection Agreement
                                                                   by the project                             LGIA Article 5
                                                                                                                                                               Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                                               Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations

                                                                   Internal plant systems design (e.g.,       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9              Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                   transformer rating/taps/impedance,
                                                                   cooling systems, generator/exciter
                                                                   rating) should not limit continuous
                                                                   reactive capability.                       LGIA Article 5.10                                Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400


                                                                   Transmission interconnected
                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9              Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                   equipment should have the tap ranges
                                                                   and selfregulation necessary to
                                                                   accommodate the transmission
                                                                   system's reactive power flow
                                                                                                              LGIA Article 5.10                                Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                                                   requirements.

                                                                                                              The Electric Service Agreement or     The Electric Service Agreement or                      The Electric Service Agreement or
                                                                   Load power factor                          comparable agreement (MW capacity and comparable agreement (MW capacity                      comparable agreement (MW capacity
                                                                                                              MVAR billing).                        and MVAR billing).                                     and MVAR billing).
                                Design requirements that should
                                                                                                              LGIA Article 9.6.1
                                be addressed include:           Generator power factor                                                                         N/A                                         N/A
                                                                                                              SGIA

                                                                                                              Load equivalent sources are addressed            Load equivalent sources are addressed       Load equivalent sources are addressed
                                                                   Load equivalent sources of reactive        during facility studies and evaluated for        during facility studies and evaluated for   during facility studies and evaluated for
                                                                   power, if acceptable                       effectiveness and compliance with NERC           effectiveness and compliance with           effectiveness and compliance with
                                                                                                              and SERC reliability standards.                  NERC and SERC reliability standards.        NERC and SERC reliability standards.

                                                                                                              Generator equivalent sources are                 Generator equivalent sources are            Generator equivalent sources are
                           11                                                                                 addressed during facility studies and            addressed during facility studies and       addressed during facility studies and
                                                                   Generator equivalent sources of            evaluated for effectiveness and                  evaluated for effectiveness and             evaluated for effectiveness and
                                                                   reactive power, if acceptable              compliance with NERC and SERC                    compliance with NERC and SERC               compliance with NERC and SERC
                                                                                                              reliability standards.                           reliability standards.                      reliability standards.

                                                                                                              LGIP (§7.3)
                                                                   Transmission interconnections impact
                                                                   on adjacent areas' reactive power flow     SGIP                                             Facility Connection Requirements            Facility Connection Requirements
                                                                   requirements
                                                                                                              Standard: AM3901


                                                                   Testing to verify reactive support         LGIA Article 6
                                                                   capability per NERC Reliability                                                             N/A                                         N/A
                                                                   Standards
                                                                                                              SGIA


                                                                   Generator step-up transformer (GSU)        Standard: PM390106 §3.7.8 and 3.7.9
                                                                   tap changes as necessary to meet
                                                                                                                                                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                Operational requirements that      voltage schedule and reactive support
                                should be addressed include:       requirements                               LGIA Article 5.10
                                                                                                              SGIA

                                                                                                                                                               Typical Interconnection Agreement           Typical Interconnection Agreement
                                                                   Range of generator continuous rated        LGIA
                                                                   MW output associated with reactive                                                          Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                   support capability (e.g., > 10 MW)                                                          Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations

                                                                                                                                                               Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                              SGIA
                                Design requirements that should be addressed include:
                                                                   Voltage Unbalance                          Standard: SL190400                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                                                   Voltage Flicker                            Standard: SL190400                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                                                   Voltage Fluctuation                        Standard: SL190400                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400

                                                                   Harmonic Distortion                        LGIA Article 9.7.6                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400

                                                                   Transient Overvoltage                      LGIA Article 9.7.6                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                     Power quality studies to      Temporary Overvoltage                      Standard: SL190400                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                     define acceptable operating
                                                                   Temporary Undervoltage                     Standard: SL190400                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                     ranges and limits. Studies
                                     may include, but not be       Insulation Coordination                    Standard: SA010203                               Standard: SA010203                          Standard: SA010203
                                     limited to:                   Operating Frequency                        Standard: PM390106 §3.10.8                       Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                              LGIA Article 5.4
                                                                   Power Factor Range                                                                          Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.7

                                                                                                                                                               Typical Interconnection Agreement           Typical Interconnection Agreement
Power Quality              12                                      Interruption/Outage Frequency              LGIA Article 9.7.1, 9.7.2
                                                                                                                                                               Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                                               Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations

                                                                                                              Feasibility, Impact, or Facilities Studies, or Feasibility, Impact, or Facilities Studies,   Feasibility, Impact, or Facilities Studies,
                                          Studies may identify additional equipment necessary to meet
                                                                                                              Operating History May Suggest                  or Operating History May Suggest              or Operating History May Suggest
                                          power quality standards.
                                                                                                              Equipment to be Necessary                      Equipment to be Necessary                     Equipment to be Necessary


                                                                   Connection of a generator, transmission
                                                                   facility, or end-user load to a         LGIA Article 9.7.6
                                                                   Transmission Owner’s system should
                                                                                                                                                               Standard: SL190400                          Standard: SL190400
                                                                   not unacceptably compromise or
                                                                   degrade the power quality of existing   Standard: SL190400
                                Operational requirements that      customers.
                                should be addressed include:
                                                                   Installation of power quality monitoring
                                                                   equipment by the Transmission Owner        If Feasibility, Impact, or Facilities Studies,   If Feasibility, Impact, or Facilities       If Feasibility, Impact, or Facilities
                                                                   to verify facility owner/operator          or Operating History Suggest Equipment           Studies, or Operating History Suggest       Studies, or Operating History Suggest
                                                                   compliance with power quality              May Be Necessary                                 Equipment May Be Necessary                  Equipment May Be Necessary
                                                                   performance requirements
                                                                   The responsibility associated with
                                                                   synchronizing generation and               Standard: PM390106 §3.7                          N/A                                         N/A
                                                                   transmission facilities to the power
                                                                   system.
                                                                   Required communications necessary
                                                                   between the Transmission
                                                                   Owner/Operator and the                     Standard: PM390106 §3.7.6                        N/A                                         N/A
                                                                   generation/transmission facility
                                Design and Operational             operator.
Synchronizing Facilities   13   requirements that should be        Synchronizing equipment                    Standard: PM390106 §3.9                          N/A                                         N/A
                                addressed include:
                                                                                                              LGIA Article 6                                   Operating Agreements for Customer           Operating Agreements for Customer
                                                                   Test plans                                                                                  Owned Substations would include             Owned Substations would include
                                                                                                              SGIA                                             testing requirements, if necessary          testing requirements, if necessary

                                                                   Applicable reclosing requirements and
                                                                   prohibitions for generation and            Standard: PM390106 §3.8.14                       Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                   transmission facilities
                                                                   Remote synchronizing capability for
                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.8.13                       Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                   facilities

                                                                   Definition of maintenance programs,        LGIA Article 6
                                                                                                                                                               Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                   responsibilities and performance
                                                                                                                                                               Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                   objectives
                                                                                                              Standard: PM390106 §3.7.7
                                                                                     Authorization, notification and             LGIA Article 9.8                            Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                     clearances for work                                                                     Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                                                              SOC coordinates maintenance activities of
                                                                                     Generation: Such planning should take all generation within the Balancing
                                                                                     into account unit commitment             Authority per LGIA Articles 9.7.1 and
                                                                                                                                                                        N/A                                              N/A
                                                                                     obligations, replacement power, and / or 10.3.
                                                                                     contractual obligations.
                                                                                                                              Application: AORS


                                                                                     End-Users: The maintenance practices
                                                Operational requirements that                                                                                                                                            Application: AORS
Maintenance Coordination                   14                                        of the end-user on their transmission
                                                should be addressed include:         connected equipment should be
                                                                                                                           N/A                                               N/A
                                                                                     performed at a level that ensures the
                                                                                     reliability of the interconnected                                                                                                   Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                     transmission system.                                                                                                                Customer Owned Substations


                                                                                     Transmission Interconnections:
                                                                                     Requirements (if any) for advanced                                                      Application: AORS
                                                                                     publication of maintenance schedules,
                                                                                     including any need to observe
                                                                                     limitations imposed by generation        N/A                                                                                        N/A
                                                                                     maintenance and dispatch schedules,
                                                                                     maintenance of associated facilities,
                                                                                                                                                                             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                     transmission transaction schedules,
                                                                                                                                                                             Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                     area protection or voltage requirements.


                                                Operational requirements that should be addressed include:
                                                                                     Circuit breakers
                                                                                     Generators
                                                                                     Power transformers
                                                           The facility
                                                           owner/operator is         Protective relays
                                                           responsible for the       Revenue metering
                                                           regularly scheduled                                                                                               Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                     Communications                              LGIA Article 10
                                                           calibration and/or                                                                                                Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                           maintenance of its        Trip circuits
Maintenance Requirements                   15              equipment, including,
                                                                                     Interrupters
                                                           but not limited to:
                                                                                     Power DC sources
                                                                                     Grounding system
                                                                                     Transmission facilities
                                                           The maintenance practices of the generator and transmission
                                                           facility owner/operator, and end-user on their transmission-
                                                           connected equipment shall be performed at a level that                                                            Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                 Standard: PM390106 §3.7.7
                                                           ensures the reliability and continuity of service of the                                                          Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                           interconnected transmission system. Relevant maintenance
                                                           records should be maintained.

                                                                                     Consideration for abnormal voltage          LGIA Articles 9.6, 9.7                      Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                     conditions                                                                              Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                Consideration for abnormal frequency     LGIA Articles 9.6, 9.7                              Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                conditions                                                                                   Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                Consideration for generators connected
                                                                                through a tapped transmission line       Standard: PM390106 §3.8.11                          N/A                                         N/A
                                                Design requirements that should (e.g., islanding)
                                                be addressed include:
                                                                                                                         LGIA Articles 5.10.1, 9.7.5, 24.2
                                                                                Relay coordination to maintain stability                                                     Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                                                                 Standard: PM390106 §3.6, 3.7.10, 3.8.5


                                                                                                                                 LGIA Articles 9.6, 9.7                      Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                     Load shedding implementation
                                                                                                                                                                             Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
Abnormal Frequency and Voltage Operation   16                                        Provisions for abnormal voltage                                                         Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                 LGIA Articles 9.6, 9.7
                                                                                     conditions                                                                              Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                     Provisions for abnormal frequency           LGIA Articles 9.6, 9.7                      Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                     conditions                                                                              Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations

                                                                                                                                 LGIA Articles 9.6, 9.7                      Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                     Provisions for load shedding
                                                                                                                                                                             Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                Operational requirements that
                                                should be addressed include:                                                                                                 If during study phase, scoping phase, or    If during study phase, scoping phase, or
                                                                                                                                 If during study phase, scoping phase, or
                                                                                                                                 execution phase, conditions are             execution phase, conditions are             execution phase, conditions are
                                                                                                                                 discovered which may require special        discovered which may require special        discovered which may require special
                                                                                     Special procedures for coordination         procedures for coordination of protection   procedures for coordination of protection   procedures for coordination of protection
                                                                                                                                 or control systems, such agreements are     or control systems, such agreements         or control systems, such agreements
                                                                                                                                 adopted into the operating agreement        are adopted into the operating              are adopted into the operating
                                                                                                                                                                             agreement                                   agreement



                                                                                     Initial (pre-operational) inspection and
                                                                                     approval by the Transmission Owner       Standard: PM390106 §3.7.3,
                                                                                     and/or copies of pre-operational test    3.7.7, 3.8.9
                                                                                     reports to be provided to the
                                                                                     Transmission Owner. Include any
                                                                                                                                                                    SGIA     Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                     requirements for approval by the
                                                                                     Transmission Owner prior to
                                                                                     commercial operation and options of the
                                                                                     Transmission Owner to specify            LGIA Articles 5.2, 6, 7, 10
                                                                                     additional testing.


                                                Operational requirements that
Inspection Requirements                    17
                                                should be addressed include:
                                                                                     If applicable, required right of access to Standard: PM390106 §3.7.3,
                                                                                     the facility by the Transmission Owner 3.7.7, 3.8.9
                                                                                     for purposes of conducting inspections,
                                                                                                                                                                    SGIA     Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                     observing tests, and auditing records
                                                                                     required by NERC standards and
                                                                                     established reporting procedures.          LGIA Articles 5.2, 6, 7, 10



                                                                                     Requirements for facility owner/operator
                                                                                     to modify operations to reasonably                                                      Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                              LGIA Articles 5.12, 6.2, 6.4          SGIA
                                                                                     comply with Transmission Owner                                                          Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                     testing requirements.


                                                                                     Provision for a point of contact
                                                                                     Each generation and transmission
                                                                                     facility operator and end-user facility
                                                                                     shall include a provision for establishing LGIA Article 15.4
                                                                                     a contact person for communications                                                     Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                                                                                                                                                    SGIA
                                                                                     with the appropriate operating entity.                                                  Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                                                     This contact person shall have the
                                                                                     authority and capability to operate the
                                                                                     facilities according to the instructions of
                                                                                     the appropriate operating entity.           Standard: PM390106 §3.7.6




                                                                                     Provision to obtain required approval
                                                                                     All Generator Operators shall have
                                                                                     provisions to obtain required approval
                                                                                     from the appropriate operating entity
Communications During Normal and                Operational requirements that        prior to starting generation and
                                           18                                                                                Standard: PM390106 §3.7.6              SGIA     N/A                                         N/A
Emergency Conditions                            should be addressed include:         connecting to the transmission system.
                                                                                     All Transmission Operators shall obtain
                                                                                     proper clearances from the appropriate
                                                                                     operating entity before commencing any
                                                                                     work on the transmission facilities.




                                                                                     Provision for reliable communication
                                                                                     All Generator Operators and all
                                                                                     Transmission Operators shall have a
                                                                                     provision for reliable communications
                                                                                     with the appropriate operating entity. In LGIA Article 8                       SGIA     Standard: ML050002                          Standard: ML050002
                                                                                     addition, all Transmission Operators
                                                                                     shall have provisions for reliable
                                                                                     communications with other
                                                                                     Transmission Operators as appropriate.



                                                                                     Switching operations                        LGIA Articles 9.8, 13.4


                                                                                     VAR support                                 LGIA Articles 13.5.1
                                                The generation and transmission
                                                facility operators and end-users     Adjustments in real or reactive
                                                shall communicate with and shall                                                 LGIA Articles 13.5.1
                                                                                     generation net output
                                                cooperate with the appropriate
Responsibilities During Emergency                                                    Tripping of generating unit(s)              LGIA Articles 13.5.1, 13.5.2                Typical Operating Agreement for             Typical Operating Agreement for
                                           19   operating entity to support the                                                                                     SGIA
Conditions                                                                                                                                                                   Customer Owned Substations                  Customer Owned Substations
                                                recovery efforts during              Starting of generating unit(s) including
                                                                                                                                 LGIA Articles 13.5.1
                                                emergency conditions. This may       black start units
                                                include, but may not be limited to
                                                (as appropriate):                                                                Standard: PM390106 §3.2
                                                                                     Implementation of emergency
                                                                                     communication procedures
                                                                                                                                 LGIA Article 8

                                                                                     Transmission facility restoration efforts   LGIA Articles 9.7.1.3, 13.5

				
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