Nev. Admin. Code § 704.8789 - System emergency

Current through March 28, 2022

1. A qualifying facility is required to provide energy or capacity to an electric utility during a system emergency only to the extent:
(a) Provided by agreement between the facility and the utility; or
(b) Ordered by federal authority pursuant to the Federal Power Act ( 16 U.S.C. § 824 a).
2. During any system emergency, an electric utility may discontinue:
(a) Purchasing electric energy from a qualifying facility if the purchases would aggravate the emergency; and
(b) Selling electric energy to a qualifying facility, if the discontinuance is nondiscriminatory.
3. An electric utility may make the final determination whether to buy electric energy from or sell electric energy to a qualifying facility during a system emergency.


Nev. Admin. Code § 704.8789
Pub. Service Comm'n, Gen. Order 32 § 7.0, eff. 8-21-81-Substituted in revision for NAC 704.730

NRS 703.025, 704.210

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