Provider of Last Resort
Order - The Commission issued an Advance Notice of Final Rulemaking Order at the Public Meeting of February 8, 2007. The Commission seeks additional comments before submitting final form default service regulations to the Independent Regulatory Review Commission. Comments were submitted on March 2, 2007, and reply comments were due March 23, 2007. Docket No. L-00040169.
Comments and Reply Comments - Comments were submitted on March 2, 2007 and Reply Comments were due March 23, 2007.
Order - The Commission issued a Proposed Policy Statement on Default Service and Retail Electric Markets for public comment at the Public Meeting of February 8, 2007. Comments were due by March 2, 2007. Reply comments were due March 23, 2007. Docket No. M-00072009.
Comments and Reply Comments - Comments were submitted on March 2, 2007. Reply Comments were due on March 23, 2007.
Order - The Commission adopted an Order at the November 10, 2005 Public Meeting that reopened the comment period for the default service rulemaking. The Commission will provide separate notice of the schedule, scope and format of this additional comment period. Docket Nos. L-00040169 and M-00051865.
Secretarial Letter Extending Deadline - Dated May 16, 2005.
The PUC has announced dates for a series of roundtable meetings to discuss the obligations of electric distribution companies (EDCs) to provide provider of last resort (POLR) service to customers who do not choose an alternative supplier. The meetings will be open to the public.
The Roundtable meeting agenda for June 2, 2004.
Announcing meeting dates.
Meeting Dates - Updated meeting schedule as of 5-17-04
List of dates, locations and list of participants scheduled for each meeting.
List of issues to be discussed.
Notice of POLR Roundtable
The PUC will hold Provider of Last Resort (POLR) Roundtable meetings. Interested parties need to notify the Secretary's Bureau by March 11, 2004. Docket No. M-00041792. Secretarial Letter dated March 5, 2004.
Provider of Last Resort (POLR) Letter
Commission Staff is announcing that the Working Group will be reconvened on March 25, 2003 at 1:30 p.m. to begin developing rules that define the duties and rights of providers of last resort service in the electric industry. The meeting will include a discussion of how to define prevailing market prices and provide for the full recovery of reasonable costs by providers of last resort.
The Roundtable meeting agenda for May 19, 2004.
The Roundtable meeting agenda for May 3, 2004.
The Roundtable meeting agenda for April 21, 2004.
The Roundtable meeting agenda for April 8, 2004.
POLR Roundtable Presentations and Comments
To review the presentations and comments, go to Docket Number M-00041792 and find the list of the comments filed in the Public Documents section.
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