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    EQR Website Announcements
    April 12, 2017
    • Notice of Deactivation of EQR Sandbox Electronic Test Site Notice PDF
    March 29, 2017
    • EQR Users Group Meeting: Commission staff will facilitate a meeting with EQR users on May 16th, 2017, from 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. EST to discuss potential improvements to the EQR program and the EQR filing process. For more information and to register for this free event. Notice PDF | Event Details

    • Notice of Extension of Time was issued for reporting a new Contract Unique ID (Field No. 15) when there is a new Commencement Date of Contract Terms (Field No. 22) Notice of Extension of Time PDF
    • FERC Staff provides guidance for reporting in sub-hourly increments Read More
    January 17, 2017
    • Recently all FERC external servers have been updated to match required SSL protocol. This update includes the direct XML service for EQR users to submit their quarterly filings thru any 3rd party software. Read More DOC
    January 12, 2017
    • EQR Update 3.4 (updated): FERC staff has updated the Data Dictionary and the XML schema to be used beginning with EQR filings for the period Q1 2017. These documents include updates made in the June 16 and December 5, 2016 orders issued in Docket No. RM01-8, et al. The Primary Frequency Response product has been added to the Data Dictionary pursuant to Order No. 819.

    • » Data Dictionary PDF
      » Data Dictionary (redlined version) PDF
      » XML schema Structure XSD | Data Value XSD
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    EQR Filing Deadlines - 2017
    Quarter Dates
    Due By
    January 1 – March 31 May 1, 2017
    April 1 – June 30 July 31, 2017
    July 1 – September 30 October 31, 2017
    October 1 – December 31 January 31, 2018
    EQR filings will be considered late if they are not received by the Commission by 5 p.m. ET on the Due Date. Extensions may be requested by using eFiling.

    Filing Reference and Help
    » What is EQR? » Data Dictionary V3.4 PDF | Redline Version PDF
    » Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) » Validations Rules PDF
    » Web Interface and XML System Guide PDF » Allowable Entries for Balancing Authorities and Hubs XLS
       (Fields 39-42, 57, 58)
    » Release Notes PDF » Reference to XML Elements and Tags for EQR Fields PDF

    Login Here to file Q3 2013 EQRs and later.
    If you need to refile an EQR for the 2nd Quarter 2013 and earlier, please see the link titled “2nd Quarter and Earlier” to the left.

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