Information about proposed or existing critical
infrastructure that: (1) is exempt from disclosure
under FOIA, (2) relates to the production,
generation, transportation, transmission or
distribution of energy, (3) could be useful to a
person planning an attack on the infrastructure, and (4) does not simply give the location of the critical infrastructure.
Critical energy/electric infrastructure information is defined as information related to critical energy/electric infrastructure, or proposed critical electrical infrastructure, generated by or provided to the Commission or other Federal agency other than classified national security information, that is designated as critical energy/electric infrastructure information by the Commission or the Secretary of the Department of Energy pursuant to section 215A(d) of the Federal Power Act. Such term includes information that qualifies as critical energy/electric infrastructure information under the Commission’s regulations.
||"Contains Critical Energy/Electric Infrastructure Information - Do Not Release"
||Not available in
Room; indexed item in eLibrary, but no public access to image.
||Public may file a CEII request under 18 C.F.R. §388.113 or a FOIA request under 18 C.F.R. §388.108.
Note: absent a waiver from the Commission, natural gas pipelines and public utilities are still required to comply with the Commission regulations that may require that CEII be available in county public reading rooms or from companies upon request, as appropriate.