In December 2021, FERC ushered in a new era of transparency and accuracy in transmission line ratings with Order 881. As transmission providers transition from static/seasonal to ambient-adjusted line ratings, AI-powered tools offer the real-time data processing capabilities they need, resulting in greater grid reliability and lower costs for consumers.
• Key impacts of FERC Order 881
• Challenges of incorporating real-time temperature data in calculating line ratings
• How AI fills the gap to clear the way for evolution to a smarter, more modern grid