The MRO Planning Committee (MRO PC) purpose is to provide a forum for review and discussion of bulk power system planning issues and to address the reliability related activities required by MRO and NERC Reliability Standards.
Areas that the MRO PC and its sub-groups focus on include: transmission adequacy and security, resource adequacy, integration of renewable generation, electric system modeling data, Eastern Interconnection Reliability Assessment Group (ERAG), NERC and regulatory data requests, and review of regional reliability procedures and guidelines. MRO representatives on several NERC related committees report to the MRO PC.
View the Planning Committee Roster.
View the Planning Committee Charter.
The MRO PC oversees the following subgroups:
The Special Protection System Working Group performs reviews of the Special Protection Systems (SPS, also known as Remedial Action Schemes) within MRO.