In its most controversial move, the NAESB
nixed the FERC proposal to changes in the gas day.
also made some minor changes to FERC proposals related to scheduling procedures called the Timely Nomination and Intraday Cycles, changes that were generally non-controversial and supported by the natural gas industry.
The complexity involved in developing these standards, which strengthen the members' defensive posture and reduce risk, and the need to help guide the Board's direction, require individuals with expertise on cyber-related matters," said Rae McQuade, president of NAESB
As a committee member, involved firsthand in the process of defining, analyzing, and refining pipeline regulations, I will be able to ensure that Trellis remains at the fore front of the industry, in terms of its full compliance with the ever evolving NAESB
standards, while simultaneously ensuring that Blackstone provides the marketplace with an innovative, market leading, and configurable natural gas pipeline transaction management solution.
The presentations describing the alternative proposals are available through NAESB
For example, FERC strongly encourages regulated parties to become members of NAESB
and participate in its standard-development activities.
Hosted QPTM clients will also receive the benefits of regular software updates, including updates in support of regularly evolving regulatory requirements, including FERC / NAESB
Press Release, NAESB
, Procedures for Non-Members to Evaluate Work Products Before Purchasing (May 6, 2009), available at http://www.
Quorum has a demonstrated track record of providing timely software updates to address each new NAESB
We are committed to providing the market place with a modern, forward-looking and easy-to-use natural gas pipeline and transaction management solution that is held to the highest NAESB
standards," says Rakesh Agrawal, Vice President of Blackstone's Energy practice.
did not come up with a consensus on the issue of intra-day nominations so FERC wants to stick to its current regulations and policies on that score.
Coe has been active at NAESB
for several years, supporting the development of standards for both demand response measurement and verification business practices and demand response communications.