In October 2018, the Office of Electricity (OE) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on Critical Energy Infrastructure Information. The responses from industry and associations are posted below, verbatim and without endorsement or comment.

For more information on CEII, visit the CEII Final Rule page.

The CEII Final Rule, comments on DOE’s October 2018 proposed rule, guidance, Non-Disclosure Statement, and related background information are also available below.

Item no. Name of Organization Name File Name
1 American Gas Association CEII NOPR Clarification Request DOE CEII NOPR_Clarification Request_American Gas Association (AGA)
2 American Public Power Association; Large Public Power Council; National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Comments of the American Public Power Association, The Large Public Power Council, and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association DOE CEII NOPR Comments_Joint Trade Associations_(APPA)_(LPPC)_(NRECA)_508
3 Canadian Electricity Association Comments: Critical Electric Infrastructure Information; New Administrative Procedures (RIN 1901-AB44) DOE CEII NOPR Comments_Canadian Electricity Association (CEA)_508
4 E&E News Comments of E&E News on Department of Energy Proposed Rulemaking Critical Electric Infrastructure Information Designation Procedures (Docket #OE-1901-AB44) DOE_CEII_NOPR_Comments_EandE_News_508
5 Edison Electric Institute Comments of the Edison Electric Institute DOE CEII NOPR Comments_Edison Electric Institute (EEI)_508
6 Electric Reliability Council of Texas, Inc. Comments of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, Inc. DOE CEII NOPR Comments_Electric Relia_508
7 Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc Comments of the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc DOE CEII NOPR Comments_Mid Atlantic Independent System Operator (MISO)_508
8 PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Comments of PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. DOE CEII NOPR Comments_PJM Interconnection LLC_508
9 Public Citizen Public Citizen Comments on Critical Electric Infrastructure Information: Administrative Procedures DOE_CEII_NOPR_Comments_Public_Citizen_Noname_508
10 Public Citizen Public Citizen Comments on Critical Electric Infrastructure Information: Administrative Procedures DOE_CEII_NOPR_Comments_Public_Citizen_Tisinger_508
11 Sustainable FERC Project; Natural Resources Defense Council Comments of the Sustainable FERC Project and Natural Resources Defense Council DOE CEII NOPR Comments_FERC Sustanability Project_Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)_508
12 The White House Presidential Policy Directive/PPD-21 Presidential Policy Directive_21
13 Transmission Access Policy Study Group Comments of the Transmission Access Policy Study Group DOE CEII NOPR Comments_Transmission Access Policy Study Group (TAPS)_
14 U.S. Department of Energy Critical Electric Infrastructure Information (CEII) Workshop February 14-15, 2018 Summary of Conclusions DOE CEII Workshop Summary of Conclusions_Feb 14-15 2018_Word
15 U.S. Department of Energy Identifying and Protecting Official Use Only Information DOE OUO Policy 471_3_508
16 U.S. Department of Energy Manual for Identifying and Protecting Official Use Only Information DOE OUO Policy Manuel 471_3_508
17 U.S. Department of Energy FAST Act Section 61003 Energy Provisions 2015 FAST Act Section 61003_Energy Provisions_2015_508
18 U.S. Department of Energy Federal Power Act Federal Power Act_2019_508
19 Union of Concerned Scientists; Public Citizen's Energy Program Re: Docket #OE-1901-AB44 DOE CEII NOPR Comments_Public Interest Organizations_Earthjustice_Union of Concerned Sci_Public Citizen_508