Month: June 2016

One of the Best Resources for NERC Compliance: NERC.com

An average American household uses over 940 kilowatt hours per month. We depend on energy every single day to live, work, and play. There is no part of our society that has not been affected by the use of energy and the expansion of the energy…


Energy Imbalance Markets and the Future of Transmission Schedules

As an increasing number of sources of alternative and renewable energy are integrated into the Bulk Electric System (BES), they bring with them a broad set of pros and cons. The beneficial aspects are widely touted as steps toward a much lower…


The Importance of Dynamic Portfolio Optimization

Portfolio Optimization for your bulk energy entity requires a holistic view of all power, gas, coal, emission and renewable markets. The energy market is dynamic, and to keep ahead of the competition you need knowledge and resources.


Resources for Understanding NERC Compliance Standards

NERC Compliance Standards are subject to quarterly reviews, frequent updates and constant revisions. Keeping your entity’s NERC standard compliance department up-to-date can be nearly impossible.  Versify Solutions is the expert at all the…


Software Solutions for Compliance with Performance Reporting Standards

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) enforces a comprehensive set of Security and Reliability Standards to ensure the stability and efficiency of the Bulk Electric System (BES) across the United States, as well as parts of…


Your Most Important Data: The Event Log

When managing NERC-related compliance issues your most important data is your event log. Having a detailed log of all compliance related events ensures your on-the-spot NERC compliance, and it also protects your entity from cyber and physical plant…


Measuring Resource Adequacy

Resource adequacy is of critical importance to all generators, regulators and consumers. The financial impact of shedding firm load in the electric energy market can be measured in the millions and billions of dollars. It is critical for your…


NERC Compliance SharePoint Capabilities

When you operate multiple energy operations across multiple states, you need SharePoint or something with the  NERC compliance SharePoint capabilities to ensure all your operations are compliant in real-time. SharePoint capabilities allow all users…


NERC Compliance Solution

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) is a not-for-profit entity whose sole mission is to ensure the reliability of the bulk power grid in North America.  A key part of this mission is to develop and enforce Reliability…


Event Log Management Best Practices

Your event log management is the key part of maintaining compliance with the 90 NERC Reliability Practices. Versify Solutions has compiled event log management best practices to help guide your entity to accurate and efficient compliance logging.…