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Start of ProceedingDate of PublicationCompanyParent CompanyAgencyServiceStatePlan NameStatusDocket ProceedingEnerknol Customizable MonitorCategorySub CategoryDescriptionSummaryApplication FilingRequested ROE/Authorized ROERequested ROERequested ROE TitleRelevant Paragraph for Requested ROEAuthorized ROEDocument with Authorized ROEDate of Filing Authorized ROEKey FilingsKey Filing DateAnalyst Coverage AnnouncementsNotes
Dec 30 2019Portland General Electric Co.Portland General Electric Co.OR PUCUM 2048IRP

Portland General Electric filed its 2020 Renewable Portfolio Standard implementation (RPS) plan with the Oregon Public Utilities Commission providing information about how the company will meet its RPS requirement in the years 2021 through 2025.

Initial FilingDec 31 2019
Dec 23 2019Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.MDU Resources Group Inc.MT PSC2019.07.043IRP

The Montana-Dakota Utilities filed its 2019 integrated resource plan with the Montana Public Service Commission, considering potential supply-and demand-side resource options that are available to meet expected loads over a 20-year period (2019-2038).

Staff Fact SheetJan 24 2020
Dec 2 2019Oregon UtilitiesOregon UtilitiesOR PUCUM 2048IRP

The Oregon Public Utilities Commission opened a proceeding to consider the treatment of qualifying facilities in the utility integrated resource planning process.

Initial FilingDec 2 2019
Nov 21 2019Maryland UtilitiesMaryland UtilitiesMD PSC9431RFP

The Public Service Commission of Maryland retained a team led by Levitan & Associates, Inc. to assist in the evaluation of potential applicant(s)’ proposed offshore wind projects. Applications were submitted for two offshore wind projects by the following companies: US Wind, Inc., a subsidiary of Toto Holding SpA, and Skipjack Offshore Wind, LLC, a subsidiary of Deepwater Wind Holdings, LLC. Both projects were found to be administratively complete and to have met the minimum threshold criteria.

Initial FilingNov 21 2019
Nov 15 2019Georgia Power Co.Southern Co.GA PUC42886RFP

The Southern Power Company filed its bid team list with the Georgia Public Service Commission pursuant to the rules regarding the request for proposal (RFP) procedure for long-term supply-side options.

Utility-Scale Renewable RFPNov 15 2019
Nov 8 2019California UtilitiesCalifornia UtilitiesCA EC19-IEPR-01IRP

The State of Calfornia requires the California Energy Commission to prepare a biennial integrated energy policy report that assesses major energy trends and issues facing the state’s electricity, natural gas, and transportation fuel sectors and provides policy recommendations to conserve resources; protect the environment; ensure reliable, secure, and diverse energy supplies; enhance the state’s economy; and protect public health and safety.

ApplicationNov 8 2019
Oct 21 2019Ameren Illinois Company, Commonwealth Edison Company, MidAmerican Energy CompanyAmeren Corporation, Exelon Corp., MHC Inc.IL CC19-0995PPA

The Illinois Power Agency proposed revisions to its long-term renewable procurement plan, covering the agency’s potential procurements and programs for 2020 and 2021 for Ameren Illinois Company, Commonwealth Edison Company, and MidAmerican Energy Company. The revised plan proposes to continue conducting the procurement of RECs based on statewide RPS goals and targets, which have been updated from the initial plan due to changes in load forecasts and new RECs under contract.

Proposed OrderJan 15 2020
Oct 18 2019PacifiCorpBerkshire HathawayID PUCPAC-E-19-16IRP

PacifiCorp filed an application with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission for acknowledgement of its 2019 integrated resource plan to identify the best mix of resources to serve customers over a 20-year planning period.

Decision MemoNov 28 2019
Oct 15 2019Rocky Mountain PowerPacifiCorpUT PSC19-035-38PPA

PacifiCorp, doing business in Utah as Rocky Mountain Power applied for an order approving the Power Purchase Agreement between PacifiCorp and Tesoro Refining & Marketing Company LLC.

ApplicationOct 15 2019
Oct 10 2019Rocky Mountain PowerPacifiCorpUT PSC19-035-37PPA

PacifiCorp, doing business in Utah as Rocky Mountain Power applied for an order approving the Power Purchase Agreement between PacifiCorp and Kennecott Utah Copper LLC.

ApplicationOct 10 2019
Oct 3 2019Nothern States Power Co.Xcel Energy Inc.MN PUCAI-19-622PPA

Northern States Power Company, doing business as Xcel Energy, submits this Petition to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission for approval of affiliated interest agreements between the Company and both Mankato Energy Center LLC and Mankato Energy Center II LLC, which will become non-regulated affiliates and wholly-owned subsidiaries of Xcel Energy Inc.

PetitionOct 3 2019
Sep 30 2019Ameren Illinois Co., Commonwealth Edison Co., MidAmerican Energy Co.Ameren Corp., Exelon Corp.,MHC Inc.IL CC19-0951IRP

The Illinois Power Agency filed its 2020 procurement plan addressing provisions of electricity for the eligible retail customer of Ameren Illinois Co., Commonwealth Edison Co., and MidAmerican Energy Co..

Verified Petition for ApprovalSep 30 2019
Sep 20 2019Green Mountain Power Corp.Northern New England Energy Corp.VT PUC19-3588-PPAPPA

Green Mountain Power Corp. filed a notice of intent with the Vermont Public Utilities Commission to enter into energy storage services agreement with WEG Electric Corp. to purchase peak reduction services from a 4.999 megawatt AC battery generation facility to be located in Barre.

Proposed ContractSep 20 2019
Sep 17 2019Georgia Power Co.Southern Co.GA PUC42625PPA

Georgia Power Co. filed an application with the Georgia Public Service Commission for certification of the utility scale power purchase agreements under its 2020/2021 Renewable Energy Development Initiative.

Procedural and Scheduling OrderSep 20 2019
Sep 13 2019Ohio Power Co.American Electric Power Co. Inc.OH PUCO19-1777-EL-ATAPPA

Ohio Power Co. filed an application with the Ohio Public Utilities Commission to update its power purchase agreement rider tariffs and to expire its retail stability rider, or RSR, tariffs. The Co. proposed to include the over and under recoveries of the RSR in its PPA rider.

Finding and OrderSep 26 2019
Sep 10 2019Northern States Power Co.Xcel Energy Inc.MN PUCM-19-568PPA

Xcel Energy Inc. asked the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission to authorize a power purchase agreement with Elk Creek Solar LLC for new solar energy generation from an 80-megawatt facility to be located in Rock County. The company plans to use the generation in support its Renewable*Connect program.

Initial FilingSep 10 2019
Aug 30 2019Avista Corp.Avista Corp.OR PUCLC 75IRP

Avista Corp. submitted a work plan for its 2020 natural gas integrated resource plan with the Oregon Public Utilities Commission.

Work PlanAug 30 2019
Aug 30 2019Northern States Power Co.Xcel Energy Inc.MN PUCPA-19-553PPA

Northern States Power Co., doing business as Xcel Energy, filed a request with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission for approval of the Co.’s agreement to acquire, own, and operate a 98.9 megawatt wind farm. Xcel negotiated a purchase and sale agreement to acquire the repowered Mower County Wind Facility.

Initial FilingAug 30 2019
Aug 30 2019Nevada Power Co., Sierra Pacific Power Co.NV EnergyNV PUC19-08034IRP

Nevada Power Co. and Sierra Pacific Power Co. filed an update to their joint energy supply plan for the 2020-2021 period.

NoticeSep 6 2019
Aug 29 2019Virginia Electric and Power Co.Dominion Energy Inc.VA SCCPUR-2019-00141IRP

The Virginia Electric and Power Co. filed the 2019 update to its 2018 IRP, reflecting the transition to a lower emission rate future driven by carbon regulations and renewable penetration.

Final OrderSep 20 2019
Aug 26 2019Indiana Michigan Power Co.American Electric Power Co. Inc.IN IURC45285 - NONEIRP

Indiana Michigan Power Co. filed an application with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission for approval of demand side management (DSM) plan, including energy efficiency programs, and associated accounting and ratemaking treatment, including timely recovery of associated costs. The Co. said that the DSM goals are consistent with its IRP filed with the commission in July 2019.

Docket Entry Granting Administrative NoticeSep 10 2019
Aug 26 2019Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc.Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc.HI PUC2019-0178RFP

The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission opened a docket to review the Hawaiian Electric Companies’ proposed plans for competitive procurement of renewable dispatchable generation paired with energy storage on the islands of Molokai and Lanai.

HECO Companies Request for ProposalsSep 4 2019
Aug 22 2019Ameren MissouriAmeren Corp.EO-2020-0047IRP

The Missouri Public Service Commission opened a proceeding to determine special contemporary resource planning issues to be addressed by Union Electric Company d/b/a Ameren Missouri in Its next triennial compliance filing or next annual update report.

Staff FilingSep 16 2019
Aug 22 2019Kansas City Power & Light CompanyEvergyEO-2020-0046IRP

The Missouri Public Service Commission opened a proceeding to determine special contemporary resource planning issues to be addressed by Kansas City Power & Light Company in Its next triennial compliance filing or next annual update report.

Staff FilingSep 16 2019
Aug 22 2019KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations CompanyEvergyEO-2020-0045IRP

The Missouri Public Service Commission opened a proceeding to determine special contemporary resource planning issues to be addressed by KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations Company in Its next triennial compliance filing or next annual update report.

Staff FilingSep 16 2019
Aug 22 2019The Empire District Electric CompanyLiberty Utilities Co.EO-2020-0044IRP

The Missouri Public Service Commission opened a proceeding to determine special contemporary resource planning issues to be addressed by The Empire District Electric Company in Its next triennial compliance filing or next annual update report.

Staff FilingSep 16 2019
Aug 20 2019Maine UtilitiesMaine UtilitiesME PUC2019-00217RFP

The Maine Public Utilities Commission opened a docket to issue a request for proposals for pilot programs to support beneficial electrification of the transportation sector.

Order Approving RFPsAug 28 2019
Aug 16 2019Virginia Electric and Power Co.Dominion Energy Inc.VA SCCPUR-2019-00133PPA

Virginia Electric and Power Co. filed an application with the Virginia State Corp. Commission for a prudency determination with respect to the Co.’s proposed power purchase agreement with Westmoreland County Solar Project LLC, associated with a 20-megawatt AC solar facility to be located in Westmoreland County.

PetitionAug 16 2019
Aug 14 2019Indiana Michigan Power Co.American Electric Power Co. Inc.MI PSCU-20591IRP

Indiana Michigan Power Co. filed its integrated resource plan, proposing to develop new supply-side renewable resources beginning in 2022, including the over 3.6 gigawatts of wind and large scale solar by 2038; 50 megawatts of batteries and 54 megawatts of micro-or mini-grid resources by 2028. The plan includes the addition of 2.7 gigawatts of NGCC generation, as the Rockport Unit 1 retires and the Cook Unit 1 and 2 reach the end of their license periods.

IRP ApplicationAug 14 2019
Aug 7 2019Duke Energy Carolinas LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2019-269-EPPA

Duke Energy Carolinas LLC filed an application with the South Carolina Public Service Commission for approval of a power purchase agreement with X-ELIO Energy SC York LLC.

Directive OrderAug 21 2019
Aug 7 2019Duke Energy Carolinas LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2019-268-EPPA

Duke Energy Carolinas LLC filed an application with the South Carolina Public Service Commission for approval of a power purchase agreement with JSD Management LLC.

Directive OrderAug 21 2019
Aug 7 2019Duke Energy Progress LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2019-267-EPPA

Duke Energy Progress LLC filed an application with the South Carolina Public Service Commission for approval of a power purchase agreement with Cardinal Solar LLC.

Directive OrderAug 21 2019
Jul 31 2019Northern States Power Co.Xcel Energy Inc.MI PSCU-20599IRP

The Northern States Power Co. filed its 2019 resource plan for the 2020-2034 period. The Co. said that the plan is designed to support its goal of achieving 80 percent emissions reductions from 2005 levels by 2030, and continue progress toward its ultimate vision of 100 percent carbon-free energy by 2050.

ApplicationJul 31 2019
Jul 26 2019Puerto Rico Electric Power AuthorityPuerto Rico Electric Power AuthorityPR ECNEPR-IN-2019-0001RFP

The Puerto Rico Energy Bureau opened a docket to evaluate the process that the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority used to issue requests for proposals for new mobile generation units to be installed in Yabucoa and Palo Seco.

Resolution and OrderAug 7 2019
Jul 26 2019Consumers Energy Co.CMS Energy Corp.MI PSCU-20604PPA

Consumers Energy Co. filed an application with the Michigan Public Service Commission for approval of a power purchase agreements involving North American Natural Resources Inc.’s Rathbun Plant, which uses landfill gas,and Commonwealth Power Co.’s LaBarge Hydro Plant.

Press Release: Approval of PPAsSep 26 2019
Jul 24 2019Rocky Mountain PowerPacifiCorpWY PSC15317PPA

Rocky Mountain Power filed an application with the Wyoming Public Service Commission for approval of a power purchase agreement with Foote Creek II LLC, which owns and operates a 1.8-megawatt wind-powered generation facility.

RMP AttachmentJul 24 2019
Jul 23 2019Tri-State Generation and TransmissionAssociation Inc.Tri-State Generation and TransmissionAssociation Inc.CO PUC19R-0408EIRP

The Colorado Public Utilities Commission opened a rulemaking proceeding to fulfill the requirements of legislation enacted in May 2019 that directed the agency to adopt rules that address integrated or electric resource plans filed by wholesale electric cooperatives.

Proposed RuleJul 23 2019
Jul 19 2019Portland General Electric Co.Portland General Electric Co.OR PUCLC 73IRP

Portland General Electric Co. filed its 2019 integrated resource plan with the Oregon Public Utilities Commission.

Portland General Electric's 2019 IRPJul 19 2019
Jul 17 2019Central Maine Power Co., Emera MaineIberdrola, Emera Inc.ME PUC2019-00163RFP

The Maine Public Utilities Commission initiated a standard offer bidding procedure for CMP and Emera Maine-BHD small, medium and large non-residential pertaining to Central Maine Power Co. and Emera Maine.

Order Approving Request for Standard Offer BidsSep 5 2019
Jul 15 2019Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.MDU ResourcesMT PSCN2019.7.43IRP

Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. filed its 2019 IRP with the Montana Public Service Commission, proposing to retire its 50-megawatt Lewis & Clark 1 coal-fired unit the end of 2020, and the 100-metawatt Heskett Station in North Dakota by year-end 2021.

Biennial Filing of Electric IRPJul 15 2019
Jul 5 2019Washington UtilitiesWashington UtilitiesWA UTCU-190485IRP

The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission opened a docket to establish a work plan to carry out the requirements of energy legislation passed in the 2019 session, including updates to the electric integrated resource plan rulemaking.

Notice of 2019-2022 Energy Legislation Implementation Plan and Notice Closing Docket.Aug 27 2019
Jul 1 2019Southwestern Electric Power Co.American Electric Power Co. Inc.AR PSC19-035-URFP

The Southwestern Electric Power Co. filed an application with the Arkansas Public Service Commission for authorization to acquire a 54.5 percent share of three wind generation facilities with a total capacity of 1,485 MW of capacity that were selected as a result of a competitive Request for Proposals. The move stems from the Co.’s IRP, which concludes that customers will benefit from SWEPCO’s acquisition of low-cost wind generation resources.

Corrected Testimony and ExhibitsAug 23 2019
Jun 27 2019Basin Electric Power CooperativeBasin Electric Power CooperativeMN PUCRP-19-425IRP

Basin Electric Power Cooperative, a regional rural wholesale power supplier, filed its optional integrated resource plan with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission. The cooperative serves portions of nine states encompassing Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa, and New Mexico.

Initial FilingJun 27 2019
Jun 26 2019Idaho Power Co.IDACORP Inc.ID PUCLC 74IRP

Idaho Power filed its 2019 integrated resource plan with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission, providing an analysis of the optimal mix of demand- and supply-side resources available to meet its resource needs over the 20-year planning horizon.

2019 Integrated Resource PlanJun 28 2019
Jun 24 2019Nevada Power Co., Sierra Pacific Power Co.NV EnergyNV PUC19-06039IRP

Nevada Power Co. and Sierra Pacific Power Co. filed an application with the Nevada Public Utilities Commission for approval of the third amendment to their 2018 joint IRP, including a request for approval of three new renewable energy power purchase agreements, and updates to the transmission action plan, including new projects to allow the new renewable facilities to interconnect into the system.

OrderAug 8 2019
Jun 21 2019New Jersey UtilitiesNew Jersey UtilitiesNJ BPUQ018121289RFP

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities opened a proceeding to evaluate applications for the solicitation of 1.1 gigawatts of offshore wind power, following a January 2018 executive order that established the most aggressive offshore wind goal of 3.5 gigawatts by 2030.

Board OrderSep 11 2019
Jun 20 2019Rocky Mountain PowerPacifiCorpWY PSC15280IRP

The Wyoming Public Service Commission opened an investigation to assure that long-term resource decisions made by PacifiCorp are consistent with commission rules, particularly the origin, methodology, and results of the Co.’s coal study in connection with its 2019 IRP.

Order Initiating InvestigationJun 20 2019
Jun 17 2019Tatanka Ridge WindAvangrid RenewablesSD PUCEL19-026RFP

The South Dakota Comission received an application for a facility permit from Tatanka Ridge Wind, LLC, a subsidiary of Avangrid Renewables, LLC. Tatanka proposes to construct a wind energy facility to be located in Deuel County, South Dakota, known as the Tatanka Ridge Wind Project.

ApplicationNov 27 2019
Jun 14 2019Dominion Energy South Carolina IncorporatedDominion Energy Inc.SC PSC2019-229-EPPA

Dominion Energy South Carolina Incorporated filed an application with the South Carolina Public Service Commission for approval of a renewable power purchase agreement with Eastover Solar LLC for the output of a 73.6-megawatt solar facility.

Directive OrderJun 26 2019
Jun 14 2019Vermont Electric Cooperative Inc.Vermont Electric Cooperative Inc.VT PUC19-1944-PPAPPA

Vermont Electric Cooperative Inc. filed an application with the Vermont Public Utilities Commission for approval of a power purchase agreement with ER Jericho Gravel Solar LLC, 2.3-megawatt solar facility.

Proposed ContractApr 14 2019
Jun 13 2019Lockhart Power Co. Inc.Lockhart Power Co. Inc.SC PSC2019-227-EIRP

The South Carolina Public Service Commission opened a docket to examine Lockhart Power Co.’s resource planning, following legislation enacted in May 2019 that amends IRP requirements to provide for an evaluation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and demand response, and establish reporting requirements.

Draft Language for RegulationSep 30 2019
Jun 13 2019Dominion Energy South Carolina IncorporatedDominion Energy Inc.SC PSC2019-226-EIRP

The South Carolina Public Service Commission opened a docket to examine Dominion Energy South Carolina Incorporated’s resource planning, following legislation enacted in May 2019 that amends IRP requirements to provide for an evaluation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and demand response, and establish reporting requirements.

Draft Language for RegulationSep 30 2019
Jun 13 2019Duke Energy Progress LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2019-225-EIRP

The South Carolina Public Service Commission opened a docket to examine Duke Energy Progress LLC’s resource planning, following legislation enacted in May 2019 that amends IRP requirements to provide for an evaluation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and demand response, and establish reporting requirements.

Draft Language for RegulationSep 30 2019
Jun 13 2019Duke Energy Carolinas LLCDuke Energy Corp.NC UC2019-224-EIRP

The South Carolina Public Service Commission opened a docket to examine Duke Energy Carolinas LLC’s resource planning, following legislation enacted in May 2019 that amends IRP requirements to provide for an evaluation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and demand response, and establish reporting requirements.

Draft Language for RegulationSep 30 2019
Jun 3 2019Public Service Co. of New MexicoPNM Resources Inc.NM PRC19-00159-UTIRP

The Public Service Company of New Mexico (“PNM”) is submitting a request to the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission for approvals related to its Renewable Energy Act Plan for 2020 (“2020 Plan”). As part of its 2020 Plan, PNM is requesting approval of a purchased power agreement with La Joya Wind LLC for the output from the 140 MW La Joya II wind farm in Torrance County at a purchase price of $17.48 MW.

Recommended DecisionDec 2 2019
Jun 1 2015New York UtilitiesNew York UtilitiesNY PSC15-E-0302PPA

The New York Public Service Commission instituted a large-scale renewable track for the Reforming the Energy Vision initiative to examine policies, frameworks and structures available for procuring and financing large-scale renewable energy projects.

Order Modifying Tier I Renewable ProcurementsJan 16 2020
May 31 2019Public Service Co. of New MexicoPNM Resources Inc.NM PRC19-00158-UTPPA

The Public Service Co. of New Mexico filed an application with the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission seeking approvals related to its voluntary renewable program, called PNM Solar Direct Program, including a solar power purchase agreement.

ApplicationMay 31 2019
May 30 2019Dominion Energy South Carolina IncorporatedDominion Energy Inc.SC PSC2019-184-EPPA

The South Carolina Public Service Commission opened a docket to establish Dominion Energy South Carolina Incorporated’s standard offer, avoided cost methodologies, form contract power purchase agreements, commitment to sell forms, and any other terms or conditions.

Standing Hearing Officer DirectiveOct 2 2019
May 30 2019Duke Energy Progress LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2019-186-EPPA

The South Carolina Public Service Commission opened a docket to establish Duke Energy Progress LLC’s standard offer, avoided cost methodologies, form contract power purchase agreements, commitment to sell forms, and any other terms or conditions.

Hearing Officer DirectiveOct 20 2020
May 30 2019Duke Energy Carolinas LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2019-185-EPPA

The South Carolina Public Service Commission opened a docket to establish Duke Energy Carolina LLC’s standard offer, avoided cost methodologies, form contract power purchase agreements, commitment to sell forms, and any other terms or conditions.

Hearing Officer DirectiveOct 2 2019
May 28 2019Northern Utilities Inc.Unitil Corp.ME PUC2019-00123IRP

Northern Utilities Inc. filed a request with the Maine Public Utilities Commission, seeking one-month of time to file its next integrated resource plan on July 1, 2019, and again a nine-day extension to July 9, 2019. The Co. said it is devoting significant resources, including completing and reviewing the IRP, to numerous pending dockets in connection with the Co.’s Maine and New Hampshire divisions and requires a brief extension of time to finalize the IRP.

Order Granting Extension of TimeJul 1 2019
May 23 2019South Carolina UtilitiesSouth Carolina UtilitiesSC PSC2019-176-EPPA

The South Carolina Public Service Commission opened a proceeding to establish each electrical utility’s standard offer, avoided cost methodologies, form contract power purchase agreements, commitment to sell forms, and any other terms or conditions.

Order NumberOct 1 2019
May 1 2019Appalachian Power CompanyAmerican Electric Power Co. Inc.VA SCCPUR-2019-00058IRP

Appalachian Power Company filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the Virginia Corporation Commission for the 15-year planning period from 2019 to 2033.

IRP filingMay 1 2019
Apr 22 2019Southern California Edison Co.Edison InternationalCA PUCA1904016RFP

Southern California Edison Co. filed an application with the California Public Utilities Commission for approval of the results of its 2018 local capacity requirements request for proposals.

ResolutionMay 15 2019
Apr 17 2019General ElectricGeneral ElectricCT PURA19-04-30PPA

General Electric International Inc. entered into a power purchase agreement with the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities on behalf of Asnuntuk Community College to sell the output of a solar energy facility. The Connecticut Green Bank asked the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority to grant a Class I renewable certification for the plant, which has been accepted into Eversource Energy’s 15-year ZEC program.

Final DecisionJun 19 2019
Apr 17 2019South Carolina Electric & Gas Co.Dominion Energy Inc.SC PSC2019-132-EPPA

The South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. filed an application with the South Carolina Public Service Commission seeking review of a power purchase agreement with the United States of America, which will own and operate two existing solar facilities and one new combined heat and power plant at the Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Beaufort County.

OrderMay 1 2019
Apr 12 2019Union Electric Co.Ameren MissouriMO PSCEO-2019-0314IRP

Union Electric Co. filed its 2019 integrated resource plan annual update report with the Missouri Public Service Commission. The IRP rule intends to ensure that investor-owned electric utilities consider all options, including demand side efficiency and energy management measures, in order to provide reliable and efficient electric service at reasonable rates.

Press Release: Notice of Intervention DeadlineApr 17 2019
Apr 10 2019Northern States Power Co.Xcel EnergyMN PUCM-19-268RFP

Northern States Power Co. released its request for proposals for wind generation resources. In its initial filing with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission, the Co. proposed to add 200 megawatts of wind resources, of which 100 megawatts are anticipated to come online in 2020 and the remainder in 2021.

PPA PetitionOct 1 2019
Mar 29 2019DTE Electric Co.DTE Energy Co.MI PSCU-20471IRP

DTE Electric Co. filed its 2019 integrated resource plan with the Michigan Public Service Commission, proposing to more than double renewables by 2024 with an investment of nearly $2 billion and achieve annual energy savings of 1.75 percent, which is 75 percent higher than the state requires. DTE plans to phase out coal from its generation fleet by 2040.

ApplicationMar 29 2019
Mar 27 2019Fitchburg Gas and Electric Light Co. / Massachusetts Electric Co. and Nantucket Electric Co. / NSTAR Electric Co. and Western Massachusetts Electric Co.Unitil, National Grid, Eversource EnergyMA DPU19-45RFP

Fitchburg Gas and Electric Light Co. d/b/a Unitil, Massachusetts Electric Co. and Nantucket Electric Co. d/b/a National Grid, and NSTAR Electric Co. and Western Massachusetts Electric Co., each d/b/a Eversource Energy filed an application with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities for approval of a proposed timetable and method for the solicitation and execution of long-term contracts for offshore wind energy generation.

OrderMay 17 2019
Mar 20 2019East Kentucky Power Cooperative Inc.East Kentucky Power Cooperative Inc.KY PSC2019-00096IRP

East Kentucky Power Cooperative Inc. filed a notice of intent with the Kentucky Public Service Commission to submit an application for its 2019 integrated resource plan.

Notice of IntentMar 20 2019
Mar 7 2019Consumers Energy Co.CMS Energy Corp.MI PSCU-20496PPA

Consumers Energy Co. filed an application with the Michigan Public Service Co. for approval of a power purchase agreement amendment with Hillman Power Co.LLC for electric output from the Hillman Generating Plant biomass facility.

Approval OrderJul 2 2019
Mar 7 2019Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.Duke EnergyOH PUCO19-0590-EL-FORIRP

Duke Energy Ohio Inc. filed a request with the Ohio Public Utilities Commission for a waiver of the agency’s rules to permit the utility to file a long-term forecast and resource plan by July 1, 2019.

Entry Granting Extension of TimeApr 11 2019
Feb 28 2019Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc.Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc.HI PUC2019-0050PPA

Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc. filed an application with the Hawaii Public Service Commission for approval of a power purchase agreement with AES West Oahu Solar LLC for renewable dispatchable generation.

Decision and OrderAug 20 2019
Feb 20 2019Tennessee Valley AuthorityTennessee Valley AuthorityTVAn/aIRP

The Tennessee Valley Authority issued a draft integrated resource plan evaluating options to meet the needs of seven-state region through 2038. The plan expects coal retirements ranging from 800 to 3,000 MW depending on the scenario and strategy combination.TVA projects a growing transition toward solar energy, ranging from 3,700 to 8,800 megawatts of nameplate capacity, balanced with other generation resources.

IRPJun 28 2019
Feb 15 2019Berkshire HathawayBerkshire HathawayWY PSC15207PPA

Cedar Springs Wind filed an application with the Wyoming Public Service Commision for approval of a power purchase agreement to sell the output of a 120 MW wind powered plant to PacifiCorp.

MemorandumApr 22 2019
Feb 15 2019Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp.Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp.AR PSC07-017-UIRP

Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp. filed its 2016 resource plan with the Arkansas Public Service Commission.

Initial FilingFeb 15 2019
Feb 8 2019Arizona UtilitiesArizona UtilitiesAZ CCE-00000V-19-0034IRP

The utilities division staff filed a request to open a docket for the purpose of resource planning and procurement in 2019, 2020, and 2021.

Amending Previous DecisionMay 15 2019
Feb 7 2019Narragansett Electric Co.National GridRI PUC4929PPA

The Narragansett Electric Co. filed an application with the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission for approval of a 20-year power purchase agreement with DWW Rev 1 LLC to purchase the energy and environmental attributes associated with a 400-megawatt offshore wind facility.

PUC Report and OrderJun 7 2019
Feb 7 2019Duke Energy Carolinas LLCDuke EnergyNC UCE-7 SUB 1193RFP

Duke Energy Carolinas LLC filed a petition with the North Carolina Utility Commission for approval of the Co.’s Competitive Procurement of Renewable Energy Program compliance report.

Public Staff's RecommendationApr 5 2019
Feb 1 2019Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLCNiSourceIN IURC45196 - NONEPPA

Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLC filed an application with the Indian Utility Regulatory Commission for approval of a renewable energy power purchase agreement with Roaming Bison Wind LLC, which is developing a 300-megawatt wind power facility. The Co. also seeks timely cost recovery.

PetitionFeb 1 2019
Feb 1 2019Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLCNiSource Inc.IN IURC45195 - NONEPPA

Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLC filed an application with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission for approval and associated cost recovery of a wind energy purchase agreement between NIPSCO and Jordan Creek Wind Farm LLC.

Petition for ApprovalFeb 1 2019
Feb 1 2019Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLCNiSource Inc.IN IURC45196 - NONEPPA

Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLC filed a petition with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission seeking approval of the Co.’s renewable energy power purchase agreement with Roaming Bison Wind LLC’s 300-megawatt wind power project, including timely cost recovery.

Petition for ApprovalFeb 1 2019
Feb 1 2019Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLCNiSource Inc.IN IURC45194 - NONEPPA

Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLC filed a petition with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission for approval and associated cost recovery of its 102 megawatt Rosewater Project.

Petition for ApprovalFeb 1 2019
Jan 31 2019Georgia Power Co.Southern Co.GA PSC42310IRP

Georgia Power Co. filed its 2019 integrated resource plan with the Georgia Public Service Co., proposing to close four of its coal generation units having a total capacity of 963 megawatts.The 20-year plan seeks to procure up to one gigawatt of new renewable resources, and also includes energy-saving programs designed to help reduce peak demand by approximately 1.6 gigawattsby 2022.

Proposed Final OrderJun 24 2019
Jan 30 2019Avista UtilitiesAvista Corp.ID PUCAVU-E-19-01IRP

Avista Corp. filed a petition with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission requesting a six-month extension of its Aug. 31, 2019 integrated resource plan filing deadline. The Co. said that IRP modeling at this time would be premature given the potential impact of numerous legislative proposals in the states of Washington, Montana, and Oregon that will have major implications on the regional electric market.

Order Granting ExtensionApr 16 2019
Jan 29 2019Avista UtilitiesAvista Corp.WA UTCUE-190066IRP

Avista Corp. filed a petition with the Washington Transportation and Utilities Commission requesting a six-month extension of the Aug. 31, 2019 deadline to submit its 2019 electric integrated resource plan. The Co. said that IRP modeling at this time would be premature given the potential impact of numerous legislative proposals in the states of Washington, Montana, and Oregon that will have major implications on the regional electric market.

Petition for Extension of Filing DateJan 29 2019
Jan 28 2019PacifiCorpBerkshire HathawayUT PSC19-035-02IRP

PacifiCorp filed a petition with the Utah Public Service Commission requesting an extension of the filing of its 2019 IRP from April 1, 2019 to no later than August 1, 2019, to allow sufficient time for the Co. to complete its economic analysis of coal units that will inform the subsequent portfolio-development phase of the resource plan, including an evaluation of regional haze compliance alternatives.

Order Amending IRP Filing DeadlineMar 12 2019
Jan 25 2019Georgia Power Co.Southern Co.GA PSC42331PPA

Georgia Power filed an application with the Georgia Public Service Commission requesting that its distributed generation power purchase contracts under its Renewable Energy Development Initiative be deemed certified because the need for this new resource under its integrated resource plan.

RFPSep 24 2019
Jan 25 2019Alpena Power Co.Alpena Power Resources Ltd.MI PSCU-20300IRP

Alpena Power Co. filed an integrated resource plan with the Michigan Public Service Commission discussing plans to meet its future power supply requirements beginning in 2025 through the remainder of this IRP’s 10-year planning period. The Co. has a long-term, all requirements power supply contracts in place with Consumers Energy through 2024.

Alpena's Integrated Resource PlanJan 25 2019
Jan 15 2019Northern States Power Co.Xcel EnergyMN PUCM-19-58PPA

Northern States Power Co., doing business as Xcel Energy, filed an application with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission for approval of an amendment to a power purchase agreement with Moraine Wind II LLC for wind energy generation from a 49.5-megawatt facility located in Pipestone and Murray counties, Minnesota.

OrderMar 25 2019
Jan 14 2019Fitchburg Gas and Electric Light Co.UnitilMA DPU19-02IRP

Fitchburg Gas and Electric Light Co. filed a petition with the Department of Public Utilities for review and approval of its long-range forecast and supply plan for the five-year forecast period November 1, 2018 through October 31, 2023.

Petition for Review and ApprovalJan 14 2019
Jan 7 2019Questar Gas Co.Dominion EnergyUT PSC19-057-01IRP

Questar Gas Co., d/b/a Dominion Energy Utah, filed a notice with the Utah Public Service Commission to submit an integrated resource plan for the period of June 2019 through May 2020. The Co. intends to file the IRP in early June, pursuant to applicable rules, regulations and commission orders.

Notice of IntentJan 7 2019
Jan 7 2019Northern States Power Co.Xcel Energy Inc.MN PUCM-19-33PPA

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission granted Xcel Energy Inc.’s request to expand the utility’s Renewable*Connect pilot program, a green pricing option, into a permanent initiative. Xcel sought the expansion because the program, established in 2017, has been fully subscribed and there is additional customer demand. Xcel proposed to include five- to twenty-year contract options under its proposed permanent R*C program.

PUC OrderAug 12 2019
Jan 4 2019South Carolina Electric & Gas Co.SCANA Corp.SC PSC2019-16-EPPA

South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. filed an application with the South Carolina Public Service Commission for approval of a renewable power purchase agreement with Kapston Charleston Kraft LLC, which operates a cogeneration electric generating facility in North Charleston.

OrderJan 10 2019
2018
Dec 31 2018Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc.Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc.HI PUC2018-0435PPA

Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc. filed an application with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission seeking approval of a power purchase agreement for renewable dispatchable generation between the Co. and Waiawa Solar Power LLC for a proposed 36-megawatt photovoltaic system paired with a battery storage.

Decision and OrderMar 25 2019
Dec 31 2018Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc.Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc.HI PUC2018-0434PPA

Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc. filed an application with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission seeking approval of a power purchase agreement for renewable dispatchable generation between the Co. and Mililani Solar LLC for a proposed 39-megawatt photovoltaic system paired with a battery storage.

Decision and OrderMar 25 2019
Dec 31 2018Maui Electric Co. LimitedHawaiian Electric Industries Inc.HI PUC2018-0433PPA

Maui Electric Co. Limited filed an application with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission seeking approval of a power purchase agreement for renewable dispatchable generation between the Co. and Paeahu Solar LLC for a proposed 15-megawatt photovoltaic system paired with a battery storage.

OrderMar 6 2019
Dec 31 2018Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc.Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc.HI PUC2018-0432PPA

Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc. filed an application with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission seeking approval of a power purchase agreement for renewable dispatchable generation between the Co. and Hale Kuawehi Solar LLC for a proposed 30-megawatt photovoltaic system paired with a battery storage.

Decision and OrderMar 25 2019
Dec 31 2018Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc.Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc.HI PUC2018-0431PPA

Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc. filed an application with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission seeking approval of a power purchase agreement for renewable dispatchable generation between the Co. and Ho’ohana Solar LLC for a proposed 52-megawatt photovoltaic system paired with a battery storage.

Decision and OrderMar 25 2019
Dec 31 2018Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc.Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc.HI PUC2018-0430PPA

Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc. filed an application with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission seeking approval of a power purchase agreement for renewable dispatchable generation between the Co. and AES Wailoloa Solar LLC for a proposed 30-megawatt photovoltaic system paired with a battery storage.

Decision and OrderMar 25 2019
Dec 28 2018Rocky Mountain PowerBerkshire HathawayUT PSC18-035-47RFP

Rocky Mountain Power filed an application with the Utah Public Service Commission for approval of a solicitation process for solar photovoltaic and thermal resources.

Order Approving RFPDec 28 2018
Dec 28 2018Kauai Island Utility CooperativeKauai Island Utility CooperativeHI PUC2005-0075IRP

The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission instituted a proceeding to investigate Kauai Island Utility Cooperative’s proposed revised integrated resource plan and demand side management framework.

Letter to CommissionMar 11 2019
Dec 21 2018Wisconsin Electric Power Co.WEC Energy Group, IncMI PSCU-20362IRP

Wisconsin Electric Power Co. filed a request with the Michigan Public Service Commission for an order waiving or modifying the integrated resource plan filing requirements, review criteria and approval standards.

Order Granting MotionFeb 7 2019
Dec 10 2018Green Mountain Power Corp.Northern New England Energy Corp.VT PUC18-4166-PETIRP

Green Mountain Power Corp. filed itss 2018 integrated resource plan with the Vermont Public Utility Commission, proposing to focus on transitioning the energy delivery system to a highly distributed system while continuing to strategically electrify transportation, heating, and fossil fuel process. The plan proposes to acquire distributed renewables as needed to meet Tier II requirements, hydro and offshore wind in the 2020s, and additional storage and flexible storage of 50 to 100 megawatts over the next decade.

Proposal for Decision Approving IRPAug 30 2019
Dec 7 2018Portland General Electric Co.Portland General Electric Co.OR PUCUM 1987PPA

Portland General Electric Co. filed an application with the Oregon Public Utilities Commission seeking approval to update its standard power purchase agreements.

Initial ApplicationDec 7 2018
Dec 5 2018Southwestern Electric Power Co.American Electric Power Co.LA PSCX-35085RFP

Southwestern Electric Power Co. filed documents with the Louisiana Public Service Commission regarding the issueance of a request for proposals for 1.2 gigawatts of wind energy that would come online by Dec. 15, 2021.

Issuance of RFPJan 9 2019
Dec 3 2018Upper Peninsula Power Co.Basalt Infrastructure PartnersMI PSCU-20350IRP

Upper Peninsula Power Co. filed an petition with the Michigan Public Service Commission seeking an extension of its integrated resource plan filing deadline, following an incident at the Co.’s Portage Facility.

IRP PresentationJun 19 2019
Nov 30 2018Cheyenne Light EnergyBlack Hills Corp.WY PSC15148IRP

Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power Co. d/b/a Cheyenne Light Energy filed an integrated resource plan with the Wyoming Public Service Commission, identifying a near-term baseload generation capacity shortfall of 60 megawatts from 2023 with the expiration of a purchase agreement for power from the Wygen I plant and recommends acquiring the plant as the least cost alternative to replace the agreement.

MemorandumJun 18 2019
Nov 16 2018Blackstone Gas Co.Blackstone Gas Co.MA DPU18-154IRP, Forecast

Blackstone Gas Co. filed a petition with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities for approval of its long-range forecast and supply plan for the five-year period 2018 to 2023.

Notice of FilingFeb 7 2019
Oct 26 2018Rocky Mountain PowerBerkshire Hathaway Inc.UT PSC18-035-42PPA

Rocky Mountain Power filed an application wtih the Utah Public Service Commission seeking approval of an agreement that provides for the purchase of energy of up to 31.8 megawatts to be generated by Kennecott Utah Copper LLC Smelter from a waste heat-fired cogeneration facility constructed by Kennecott and located in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Order Approving AgreementsDec 14 2018
Oct 17 2018Empire District Electric Co.Liberty Utilities Co.MO PSCEO-2019-0106IRP

The Empire District Electric Co. filed changes to its 2016 integrated resource plan identifying resource additions and retirements from 2016 to 2035. Changes primarily relate to the timing and size of wind and natural gas additions. While the 2016 preferred plan does not call for the addition of wind until 2029, the new acquisition strategy calls for up to 600 MW of wind to be added by 2020.

Notice of Change in Preferred PlanOct 17 2018
Oct 12 2018Louisville Gas And Electric Co., Kentucky Utilities Co.PPL Corp.KY PSC2018-00348IRP

Louisville Gas And Electric Co. and Kentucky Utilities Co. filed a notice of intent to submit a joint integrated resource plan with the Kentucky Public Service Commisision.

Integrated Resource Plan FilingOct 26 2018
Oct 5 2018Rocky Mountain PowerBerkshire Hathaway Inc.UT PSC18-035-38PPA

Rocky Mountain Power filed an application with the Utah Public Service Commission seeking approval of a power purchase agreement between PacifiCorp and Tesoro Refining & Marketing Co. LLC, which owns anatural-gas-fired cogeneration facility with a nameplate capacity rating of 25 megawatts.

Order Approving AgreementDec 13 2018
Sep 28 2018Ameren Illinois Co., Commonwealth Edison Co., and MidAmerican Energy Co.Ameren Corp., Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Exelon Co.IL CC18-1564RFP

The Illinois Power Agency filed an application with the Illinois Commerce Commissin for approval of a plan to procure electricity for certain customers of Ameren Illinois Co., Commonwealth Edison Co., and MidAmerican Energy Co. through the Electricity Procurement Plan for the period of June 2019 through May 2024.

Final 2019 Procurement PlanJan 4 2019
Sep 27 2018Ohio Power Co.American Electric PowerOH PUCO18-1392-EL-RDRPPA

The Ohio Power Co. filed an application with the Ohio Public Utilities Commission for approval to include two solar energy resources totaling 400 megawatts of nameplate capacity in the Co.’s Renewable Generation Rider and create a program for the sale of renewable energy certificates for the resource’s environmental attributes.

ApplicationSep 27 2018
Sep 19 2018Minnesota PowerALLETE, Inc.MN PUCM-18-600PPA

Minnesota Power filed a petition with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission for approval of amendments to the power purchase agreements between Minnesota Power and FPL Energy Oliver Wind I and FPL Energy Oliver Wind II.

Order Approving AmendmentsDec 11 2018
Sep 17 2018El Paso ElectricEl Paso ElectricNM PRC18-00293-UTIRP

El Paso Electric Co. filed an integrated resource plan with the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission for the period 2018-2037.

Order Partially Accepting IRPDec 5 2018
Sep 5 2018Virginia Electric and Power Co.,d/b/a Dominion Energy North CarolinaDominion EnergyNC UCE-100 Sub 157IRP

Virginia Electric and Power Co.,d/b/a Dominion Energy North Carolina filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the North Carolina Utility Commission.

IRP Compliance Filing - Corrections and RevisionsMar 7 2019
Sep 5 2018Avangrid, Emera Inc.IberdrolaME PUC2018-00192RFP

The Maine Public Utilities Commission initiated a standard offer bidding procedure seeking proposals for retail standard offer service for customers of Central Maine Power and Emera Maine- Bangor Hydro District for a one-year term beginning January 1, 2019.

Order Setting Prices for Standard Offer Large ClassJun 18 2019
Aug 31 2018Avista Corp.Avista Corp.WA UTCUE-180738IRP

Avista Corp. filed a work plan outlining a process to develop its 2019 Electric integrated resource plan for filing with Washington and Idaho Commissions by Aug. 31, 2019. The Co. filed a petition On Jan. 29, 2019 with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission seeking an extension to file the plan and to use 2017 plan for purposes of its 2020-2021 biennial conservation plan targets.

Updated 2020 Electric Integrated Resource PlanFeb 27 2019
Aug 31 2018Avista UtilitiesAvista Corp.ID PUCAVU-G-18-05IRP

Avista Utilities filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission, laying out a strategy to meet customer demand for natural gas through 2037. The utility expects energy efficiency and conservation measures to offset anticipated load growth, contrary to its 2016 resource plan, which found that low gas prices rendered demand side programs ineffective.

Order Accepting Integrated Resource PlanJan 16 2019
Aug 30 2018Black Hills EnergyBlack Hills Corp.WY PSC15086PPA

Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power d/b/a Black Hills Energy filed with the Wyoming Public Service Commission its power purchase agreements with Silver Sage Windpower LLC, Happy Jack Windpower LLC and TE Happy Jack LLC.

Order Accepting FilingFeb 6 2019
Aug 28 2018Duke Energy Carolinas LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2018-281-EPPA

Duke Energy Carolinas LLC filed an application with the South Carolina Public Service Commission for approval of the transfer and sale of hydroelectric generation facilities, acceptance for filing of a power purchase agreement, and an accounting order to establish a regulatory asset.

OrderJun 26 2019
Aug 22 2018Minnesota PowerALLETE, Inc.MN PUCM-18-545PPA

Minnesota Power filed an application with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission seeking approval of a 20-year PPA with Tenaska Inc. for the purchase of 250 MW of wind-generated energy and capacity from the Nobles 2 wind-generation facility located in Nobles County in southwestern Minnesota, to serve the Co.’s customers.

Order Approving AgreementJan 23 2019
Aug 7 2018The United Illuminating Co.IberdrolaCT PURA18-08-14PPA

The United Illuminating Co. filed an application with the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority of Connecticut for approval of a power purchase agreement with NuPower Bridgeport FC, LLC for a combined heat and power district energy project in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Draft DecisionSep 9 2019
Aug 3 2018Duke Energy Florida LLCDuke EnergyFL PSC20180152-EQPPA

Duke Energy Florida LLC filed a petition with the Florida Public Service Commission seeking approval to terminate a PPA with Ridge Generating Station LP, the multi-waste fueled qualifying facility, as it is no longer cost-effective for Duke’s customers.

Order Granting ApprovalNov 13 2018
Jul 31 2018NSTAR Electric Co.Eversource EnergyMA DPU18-76PPA

NSTAR Electric Co. d/b/a Eversource Energy filed an application with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities seeking approval of two power purchase agreements with Vineyard Wind LLC, each for 400 megawatts of offshore wind energy generation for the purchase of the Co.’s pro rata share of energy and renewable energy credits produced by the combined 800 megawatt project.

Suspension OrderMay 31 2019
Jul 31 2018Massachusetts Electric Co., Nantucket Electric Co.National GridMA DPU18-77PPA

Massachusetts Electric Co. and Nantucket Electric Co., d/b/a National Grid, filed an application with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities seeking approval of proposed long-term contracts for offshore wind energy generation.

Suspension OrderMay 31 2019
Jul 31 2018Fitchburg Gas and Electric Light Co.Unitil Corp.MA DPU18-78PPA

Fitchburg Gas and Electric Light Co. d/b/a Unitil filed an application with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities seeking approval of two power purchase agreements with Vineyard Wind LLC for the purchase of the energy and renewable energy credits.

Suspension OrderMay 31 2019
Jul 24 2018Virginia Electric and Power Co.Dominion EnergyVA SCCPUR-2018-00100IRP

Virginia Electric and Power Co., a subsidiary of Dominion Energy Inc., filed an application with the Virginia State Corp. Commission for approval of a plan to implement electric distribution grid transformation projects.

Order Rejecting PlanJan 17 2019
Jul 23 2018Central Maine PowerNational Grid,Eversource Energy,Unitil Corp., IberdrolaMA DPU18-66PPA

National Grid Plc, Eversource Energy, and Unitil Corp. filed an application with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities for review and approval of long-term contracts for the clean energy genertaion output of New England Clean Energy Connect transmission line. The project, proposed by Central Maine Power Co., is designed to import up to 1,200-megawatts of Canadian hydropower into the Northeast.

OrderJun 25 2019
Jul 23 2018Massachusetts Electric Co., Nantucket Electric Co.National GridMA DPU18-65PPA

Massachusetts Electric Co. and Nantucket Electric Co., d/b/a National Grid filed a petition with the Department of Public Utilities for approval of a long-term contract for procurement of clean energy generation.

OrderJun 25 2019
Jul 23 2018NSTAR Electric Co.EversourceMA DPU18-64PPA

NSTAR Electric Co., d/b/a Eversource Energy, filed an application with the Department of Public Utilities for approval of a long-term contract for procurement of clean energy generation.

OrderJun 25 2019
Jul 16 2018Duke Energy Kentucky Inc.Duke EnergyKY PSC2018-00195IRP

Duke Energy Kentucky Inc. filed a notice of intent with the Kentucky Public Service Commission to submit an application for its 2018 integrated resource plan.

Response to Commission Staff RequestMay 17 2019
Jul 16 2018Southwestern Public Service Co.Xcel EnergyNM PRC18-00215-UTIRP

Southwestern Public Service Co. filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission for the period 2019 through 2038.

Order Accepting Integrated Resource PlanDec 5 2018
Jul 12 2018Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc., Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc., and Maui Electric Co. Ltd.Hawaiian ElectricHI PUC2018-0165IRP

Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc., Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc., and Maui Electric Co. Limited filed an integrated grid planning report that takes a new approach to advance the island’s clean energy goals by combining the historically separate planning processes for generation, transmission, and distribution while integrating competitive procurement.

Order Accepting Work PlanMar 14 2019
Jun 29 2018Connecticut UtilitiesConnecticut UtilitiesCT PURA18-06-37RFP

The Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority opened a docket to review clean energy and renewable resource agreements selected in response to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s Jan. 1, 2018 request for proposals from private developers for clean energy.

Final DecisionDec 18 2018
Jun 25 2018Connecticut UtilitiesConnecticut UtilitiesCT PURA18-06-15RFP

The Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority opened a proceeding to review of the implementation requirements of section 7 of Public Act 18­50 that requires the agency to initiate several proceedings and to take additional actions related to the LREC/ZREC program, net metering, and clean energy procurement.

Docket Closing ActionJan 24 2019
Jun 21 2018South Carolina Electric & Gas Co.Dominion EnergySC PSC2019-9-EIRP

The South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. proposed two resource plans based on the least cost options from the 19 scenarios that were modeled for its 2019 integrated resource plan detailing resource needs from 2019 through 2033. One of the options proposes to add 540 MW of natural gas combined cycle plants in 2029. The other seeks to obtain 400 MW of solar power purchase contracts with no winter capacity in 2026, and add three 93-MW internal combustion turbines in 2029, 2031, and 2033.

Integrated Resource Plan FilingFeb 8 2019
Jun 21 2018Georgia PowerSouthern Co.GA PSC41864RFP

Georgia Power Co.’s filed an application with the Georgia Public Service Commission seeking approval of request for proposals for distributed generation under its Renewable Energy Development Initiative.

Order Approving RFPsJul 19 2018
Jun 21 2018Duke Energy Kentucky Inc.Duke EnergyKY PSC2018-00195IRP

Duke Energy Kentucky Inc. filed a notice of intent with the Kentucky Public Service Commission to file its 2018 integrated resource plan.

Integrated Resource Plan FilingJun 21 2018
Jun 18 2018Minnesota PowerALLETE, Inc.MN PUCM-18-401PPA

Minnesota Power filed an application with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission seeking approval of its 10-megawatt Blanchard Solar power purchase agreement.

Order Approving AgreementOct 2 2018
Jun 15 2018Consumers Energy Co.CMS Energy Corp.MI PSCU-20165IRP

Consumers Energy Co. filed a 20-year integrated resource plan with the Michigan Public Service Commission, the first to be filed under Act 341 of 2016, which took effect in April 2017, requiring the commission to establish modeling parameters and assumptions that utilities must follow in their resource plans to meet electricity needs. Consumers Energy filed an agreement on the plan in March 2019, proposing to add 5 gigawatts of solar capacity through competitive bidding by 2030 and phase out coal from its generation portfolio.

Order Approving Settlement AgreementJun 7 2019
Jun 13 2019Lockhart Power CompanyLockhart Power CompanySC PSC2019-227-EIRP

The South Carolina Public Service Commission launched proceedings to examine each utility’s resource planning, following legislation enacted in May 2019 that amends IRP requirements to provide for an evaluation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and demand response, and establish reporting requirements. The law requires plans to include long-term forecasts of sales and peak demand under various scenarios and several resource portfolios intended to fairly evaluate the range of demand-side, supply-side, storage, and other technologies and services to meet the utility’s service obligations.

LetterJun 13 2019
Jun 13 2019Dominion Energy South Carolina IncorporatedDominion Energy Inc.SC PSC2019-226-EIRP

The South Carolina Public Service Commission launched proceedings to examine each utility’s resource planning, following legislation enacted in May 2019 that amends IRP requirements to provide for an evaluation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and demand response, and establish reporting requirements. The law requires plans to include long-term forecasts of sales and peak demand under various scenarios and several resource portfolios intended to fairly evaluate the range of demand-side, supply-side, storage, and other technologies and services to meet the utility’s service obligations.

LetterJun 13 2019
Jun 13 2019Duke Energy Progress LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2019-225-EIRP

The South Carolina Public Service Commission launched proceedings to examine each utility’s resource planning, following legislation enacted in May 2019 that amends IRP requirements to provide for an evaluation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and demand response, and establish reporting requirements. The law requires plans to include long-term forecasts of sales and peak demand under various scenarios and several resource portfolios intended to fairly evaluate the range of demand-side, supply-side, storage, and other technologies and services to meet the utility’s service obligations.

LetterJun 13 2019
Jun 13 2019Duke Energy Carolinas LLCDuke Energy Corp.SC PSC2019-224-EIRP

The South Carolina Public Service Commission launched proceedings to examine each utility’s resource planning, following legislation enacted in May 2019 that amends IRP requirements to provide for an evaluation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and demand response, and establish reporting requirements. The law requires plans to include long-term forecasts of sales and peak demand under various scenarios and several resource portfolios intended to fairly evaluate the range of demand-side, supply-side, storage, and other technologies and services to meet the utility’s service obligations.

LetterJun 13 2019
Jun 12 2018PacifiCorp.Berkshire Inc.OR PUCLC 70IRP

PacifiCorp d/b/a Pacific Power filed a request with the Oregon Public Utility Commission to open a docket for the Co.’s 2019 integrated resource plan.

PacifiCorp - IRPDec 5 2018
Jun 8 2018Commonwealth Edison Co.Exelon Co.IL CC18-1135RFP

Commonwealth Edison Co. filed an application with the Illinois Commerce Commission for approval of a solicitation process for third-party energy efficiency programs as part of its 2018-2021 energy efficiency and demand response plan.

Voting RecordJul 12 2018
Jun 1 2018NV EnergyBerkshire HathawayNV PUC18-06003PPA

Nevada Power Co. and Sierra Pacific Power Co., d/b/a NV Energy, filed a joint application with the Nevada Public Utilities Commision for approval of their 2019-2038 triennial integrated resource plan and 2019-2021 energy supply plan. The Co. proposes to add about 1 gigawatt of renewable power purchase agreements and 100 megawatts of energy storage for the three year action plan period 2019-2021, and energy supply plan period 2019-2021.

OrderFeb 15 2019
May 25 2018Rocky Mountain PowerBerkshire HathawayUT PSC18-035-21RFP

Rocky Mountain Power, a unit of PacifiCorp, filed an application with the Utah Public Service Commission for approval of a solicitation to procure about 308,000 megawatt-hours per year of electricity from renewable generators for up to 25 years, or enough power to supply 34,000 homes.

Order Granting Motion to Withdraw ApplicationSep 10 2018
May 20 0209Northern States Power Co.Xcel EnergyMN PUCRP-19-368IRP

Northern States Power Co. submitted its compliance filing to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission regarding its 2020-2034 Upper Midwest Integrated Resource Plan. The IRP, filed on July 1, proposes to retire its last two coal power plants in Minnesota by 2030, a decade earlier than scheduled, while extending operations of its Monticello nuclear plant until at least 2040. The plan includes a commitment to add at least 3 gigawatts of solar by 2030 and achieve annual energy efficiency savings of over 780 gigawatt-hours in 2020-2029.

Notice of IRP Filing and Comment PeriodJul 3 2019
May 17 2018National Grid USANational GridNY PSC18-M-0195RFP

The New York Public Service Commission opened a proceeding to conduct a comprehensive management and operations audit of National Grid USA’s New York electric and gas utilities, and authorize the issuance of the request for proposals seeking an independent auditor to conduct the audit.

Order Directing Utilities to Enter Into Contract With AuditorSep 12 2018
May 8 2018Mississippi UtilitiesMississippi UtilitiesMS PSC2018-AD-64IRP

The Mississippi Public Service Commission opened a docket to investigate the development and adoption of an integrated resource planning rule in the state.

Proposed RuleJun 11 2019
May 8 2018Connecticut UtilitiesConnecticut UtilitiesCT PURA18-05-04RFP

The Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority initiated a proceeding to review any petitions received from an eligible resource seeking a determination that it is an “existing resource confirmed at risk,” and to evaluate any contracts that may result from a selection by DEEP through an RFP. The agency is responsible for reviewing any contracts resulting from DEEP-administered RFPs for procuring zero carbon electricity.

Interim DecisionDec 5 2018
May 8 2018Montana Dakota Utilities Co.MDU Resources Group Inc.WY PSC14994IRP

Montana Dakota Utilities Co. filed its 2017 integrated resource plan with the Wyoming Public Service Commission.

MemorandumOct 29 2018
May 1 2018Rocky Mountain PowerBerkshire Hathaway Inc.WY PSC14667IRP

PacifiCorp d/b/a Rocky Mountain Power filed an update with the Wyoming Public Service Commission informing that it plans to file its 2017 IRP Update no later than May 1, 2018. The Co. has traditionally targeted filing an update within one year of submitting its IRP.

IRP UpdateMay 1 2018
May 1 2018Old Dominion Power Co., Kentucky Utilities Co.PPL Corp.VA SCCPUR-2018-00069IRP

Kentucky Utilities Co., d/b/a Old Dominion Power Co., filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the Virginia State Corp. Commission.

Final OrderJan 9 2019
May 1 2018Appalachian Power Co.American Electric PowerVA SCCPUR-2018-00051IRP

Appalachian Power Co. filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the Virginia State Corp. Commission.

Final OrderDec 18 2018
May 1 2018Virginia Electric and Power Co.Dominion EnergyVA SCCPUR-2018-00065IRP

Virginia Electric and Power Co., a subsidiary of Dominion Energy Inc., filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the Virginia Corp. Commission.Inc. The agency directed the Co. to refile that plan finding that it failed to establish that the proposal is reasonable and in the public interest.

Final OrderJun 27 2019
Apr 30 2018Narragansett Electric Co.National GridRI PUC4816IRP

The Narragansett Electric Co. d/b/a National Grid filed its long-range resource and requirements plan for the gas supplyforecast period 2017/18 to 2026/27 with the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission.

Initial FilingMar 30 2018
Apr 25 2018Georgia Power Co.Southern Co.GA PSC41941PPA

Georgia Power Co. filed an application with the Georgia Public Service Commission seeking approval of its request for proposals for customer-sited distributed generation solar power purchase agreement under its Renewable Energy Development Initiative (REDI).

Order Approving AgreementsOct 16 2018
Apr 20 2018The Narragansett Electric Co.National GridRI PUC4822RFP

The Narragansett Electric Co. d/b/a National Grid filed an application seeking approval from the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission for solicitations of long-term contracts for renewable energy and renewable energy certificates.

Order Approving RFPMar 12 2019
Apr 16 2018AEP OhioAEP Co.OH PUCO18-0501-EL-FORIRP, Forecast

AEP Ohio fild its 2018 long-term forecast report with the Ohio Public Utilities Commission.

Initial FilingApr 16 2018
Apr 6 2018Xcel Energy Inc.Xcel Energy Inc.MN PUCCI-18-251IRP

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission initiated an investigation to examine distribution system planning requirements for Xcel Energy.

Order Approving IRP Filing PlanAug 30 2018
Apr 6 2018Otter Tail Power Co.Otter Tail Corp.MN PUCCI-18-253IRP

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission initiated an investigation to examine distribution system planning requirements for Otter Tail Power Co..

Order Adopting IRP Filing RequirementsFeb 20 2019
Apr 6 2018Minnesota PowerALLETE Inc.MN PUCCI-18-254IRP

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission initiated an investigation to examine distribution system planning requirements for Minnesota Power.

Order Adopting IRP Filing PlanFeb 20 2019
Apr 5 2018Kansas City Power & Light Co.Great Plains EnergyMO PSCEO-2018-0268IRP

Kansas City Power & Light Co. filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the Missouri Public Service Commission.

Order Regarding 2018 IRPsNov 15 2018
Apr 5 2018KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations Co.Great Plains EnergyMO PSCEO-2018-0269IRP

KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations Co. filed its 2018 integrated resource plan with the Missouri Public Service Commission.

Order Regarding 2018 IRPsNov 15 2018
Mar 29 2018Puget Sound Energy Inc.Puget EnergyWA UTCUE-180271RFP

Puget Sound Energy Inc. filed a draft request for proposal for all generation sources and demand response programs for approval by the Washington Utilities Commission.

Order Approving RFPsJun 28 2018
Mar 28 2017DTE Electric Co.DTE EnergyMI PSCU-18232IRP

The Michigan Public Service Commission opened a proceeding to consider DTE Electric Co.’s renewable energy plan.

OrderJul 18 2019
Mar 23 2018Liberty UtilitiesAlgonquin Power & Utilities Corp.NH PUCDE 18-041RFP

Liberty Utilities (Granite State Electric) Corp, d/b/a Liberty Utilities, filed a letter with the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission regarding a schedule for competitive solicitation of default energy service supply for its large and small customer groups for 2018.

Order Approcing Solicitation ProcessDec 17 2018
Mar 21 2018Duke Energy OhioDuke EnergyOH PUCO18-0484-EL-FORIRP

Duke Energy Ohio filed an application with the Ohio Public Utilities Commission for an extension of time to file its forecast and resource plan by July 1, 2018 to allow the Co. to complete its internal reporting proves and provide current and accurate information.

Duke Energy Long-Term Forecast ReportAug 23 2018

legislation data

Date of EnactmentStateBill NumberCategorySub CategoryDescriptionKey FilingKey Filing DateAnalyst Coverage and Announcements
Oct 2 2019SB 155IRP
Jul 19 2019SB1529PPA
May 30 2019SB19-236IRP
May 16 2019H 3659IRP
May 7 2019SB 5116IRP
May 1 2019SB 69IRP
Apr 30 2019HB 1126IRP
Jun 14 2018HB 05348IRP