Operating Reliability Working Group

Operating Reliability Working Group

The Operating Reliability Working Group (ORWG) develops and oversees policies and procedures related to the reliable and secure operation of the Bulk Electric System within SPP’s Reliability Coordinator, Balancing Authority and Reserve Sharing Group footprints. The ORWG ensures these operating policies are consistent with North American Electric Reliability Corporation and regional reliability standards.

The ORWG is comprised of representatives from SPP’s membership. The ORWG scope in the governing documents folder provides more information about this group and its work.

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December 08, 2022 8:30AM - 2:30PM

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December 14, 2022 1:00PM - 5:00PM

CHAIR
Ron Gunderson

System Control Manager
Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD)

VICE CHAIR
Jeff Wells

Manager System Operations
Grand River Dam Authority

STAFF SECRETARY
Brett Springfield

Engineer
Southwest Power Pool

Timothy Cerveny
NMPP Energy
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Mark Eastwood
City Utilities of Springfield Mo
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Abubaker Elteriefi
ITC
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Laurie Gregg
Lincoln Electric System
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Jeremy Harris
Evergy
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Kyle McMenamin
SPS /Xcel Energy
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Jerry McVey
Sunflower Electric
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Chance Myers
Western Farmers Electric Cooperative
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Matt Pawlowski
NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
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Gary Plummer
Independence Power & Light
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David Pham
EDE
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John Roemen
Western Area Power Administration
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Chris Shaffer
American Electric Power
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Jim Useldinger
GridLiance High Plains
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Jeff Wells
Grand River Dam Authority
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Bryn Wilson
Oklahoma Gas and Electric
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Luke Haner
Omaha Public Power District
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