NEW ENGLAND POWER POOL

Litigation Updates & Reports


  Activity Since the Aug 5 Report            
    Last Update: Sep 9 11:30pm 
            Date Proceeding
Type
Docket Brief Description
Sep 9 Reactive Capability Auditing Revs. ER15-2628 ISO-NE and NEPOOL jointly file changes to (1) add a new Tariff section addressing reactive capability audits; (2) add new types of generation resources in the provisions for real power audits; and (3) change the effective date for real power audits; comment date Sep 30
Sep 9 FCM ARA Sloped Demand Curve Changes ER15-2404 ISO-NE answers NEPGA Aug 31 pleading  
Sep 8 FCA9 ER15-2626  ISO-NE files to change the reported location of the Holliston
resource from the NEMA Load Zone and the NEMA/Boston Capacity Zone to the SEMA Load Zone and the SEMA/RI Capacity Zone  
Sep 8 CTMEEC Opinion 531-A Compl. Filing ER15-584 CTMEEC submits revised compliance filing containing transmission formula rate under Schedule 21-CTMEEC, Attachment B  
Sep 3 Regional Interest ER15-2605 ISO-NE files to cancel CPV Towantic LGIA (will be reported going forward through ISO-NE EQRs)
Sep 2 FCA1 Results Remand Proceeding ER08-633 ISO-NE responds to Bridgeport Energy Aug 17 reply brief
Sep 2 Regional Interest ER15-2599 New England Power Company submits amended SGIA with Old Wardour
Sep 2 Regional Interest ER15-2598 New England Power Company submits amended SGIA with Vuelta Solar
Sep 2 Regional Interest ER15-2603 CMP files to terminate Engineering & Procurement Agmt. with Atlantic Wind, LLC
Sep 1 Bellingham Waiver Request ER15-1934 FERC grants Northeast Energy Associates one-day waiver of the FCM interconnection deposit qualification deadline 
Aug 31 FCM ARA Sloped Demand Curve Changes ER15-2404 NEPGA submits comments supporting filing
Aug 31 Membership  ER15-2584 Memberships: Green Development, LLC; Johnston Clean Power, UIL Distributed Resources; Uncia Energy; Termination: CSG; Name Change Acadia Center
Aug 31 Sched. 20A-EM ER15-2578 Emera Maine submits revised Schedule 20A-EM to reflect Talen Energy Marketing transaction and name change
Aug 28 Membership ER15-2339 FERC accepts AmericaWide Energy; CLEAResult Consulting; Guzman Energy; and Harborside Energy of Massachusetts memberships
Aug 27 Regional Report ER15-2443 NEPOOL submits comments on ISO-NE 2015 Q2 Capital Projects Report 
Aug 26 Base ROE Complaints
(2012 & 2014)
EL13-33
EL14-86
Reply Briefs submitted by TOs, Complainant-Aligned Parties, EMCOS, and FERC Trial Staff
Aug 26 Regional Interest ER15-2060 FERC accepts Amended and Restated Second Engineering and Procurement Agreement between MEPCO and Number Nine Wind Farm LLC
Aug 25 2dRNA/PA
Amendments
ER15-2523 NEPOOL and ISO-NE filed AR Amendments to revise the definition of AR Provider, create an AR Sector Large Generation Group Seat, and other clean-up amendments (125/127th Agreements; PA Amendments Nos. 7/8)
Aug 25 Regional Report no docket ISO-NE submits FERC Form 3Q for 2015 Q2
Aug 24 SGIA: GMP-ISO-NE ER15-2289 FERC accepts non-conforming SGIA governing interconnection of GMP's small generating facility at GMP's Proctor station
Aug 21 DNE Dispatch Changes  ER15-1509-002 ISO-NE submits compliance filing in response to Jul 23 order removing blanket exclusion of DNE Dispatchable Generators from the regulation and reserves markets and correcting a typographical error; comment date Sep 11
Aug 20 Winter Reliability Program Jump Ball Filing ER15-2208 NEPOOL files answer to Entergy/NextEra/Dominion, Essential Power, Dynegy/Brayton Point, PSEG, and NEPGA/EPSA pleadings
Aug 20 2014/15 Trans. Rate 206 Proceeding EL15-85 Settlement Judge Young schedules 1st settlement conference for Sep 15
Aug 19 2014/15 Trans. Rate 206 Proceeding EL15-85 Chief Judge Wagner appoints Judge H. Peter Young as settlement judge
Aug 19 Winter Reliability Program Jump Ball Filing ER15-2208 ISO-NE files answers to pleadings and comments
Aug 19 FCA9 Results  ER15-1137 FERC issues tolling order affording it additional time to consider UWUA rehearing request 
Aug 19 IMM FCM Mitigation Package ER15-1650 NEPOOL submits comments supporting ISO-NE Jul 30 compliance filing
Aug 18 206:Investigat'n: Consistency of Day-Ahead Sched. Practices with Nat. Gas Sched. Practices EL14-23 et al. NRG requests that the FERC (i) reject CAISO, MISO and SPP’s Compliance Filings (and require those regions to adjust the posting of their day-ahead market results to prior to the Timely Nomination cycle; (ii) accept PJM’s Compliance Filing; and (iii) require ISOs/RTOs to set their day-ahead offer submission deadlines to a time after fixed-price gas has started trading (i.e., 10:30 a.m. EPT) and reduce their solve times.
Aug 17 FCA1 Results Remand Proceeding ER08-633 Bridgeport Energy submits reply brief protesting payments to Lead Market Participant rather than to owner
Aug 14 Regional Interest ER15-2451 MEPCO submits construction agreement with Number Nine Wind Farm related to the All Dielectric Self-Supporting fiber optic work that may be necessary for the project
Aug 14 Schedule
21-NSTAR
ER09-1243
ER07-549
NSTAR submits updated informational filing correcting certain outdated tax information included in Jun 1 filing 
Aug 14 Order 676-H Compliance ER15-517-003 CSC submits errata to Jul 16 additional compliance filing; comment date Sep 4
Aug 13 Regional Report ER15-2443 ISO files Capital Projects Report for 2015 Q2; comment date Sep 2 
Aug 13 Base ROE Complaints
(2012 & 2014)
EL13-33
EL14-86
Trial Judge Sterner denies TOs Jul 23 motion to lodge
Aug 12 2014/15 
Transmission Rate Filing
EL15-85
ER09-1532
RT04-2
FERC establishes hearing and settlement judge procedures to determine whether recovery through the RNS formula rate of NHT SeaLink project development costs is just and reasonable.  Interventions in EL15-85 due on or before Sep 2;  FERC otherwise accepts Jul 31, 2014 informational filing
Aug 12 ISO Order 676-H Compl. Changes  ER15-519-002 ISO-NE submits errata to Additional ISO Order 676-H Compliance Filing, correcting citations to the following 5 WEQ Standards: WEQ-000, WEQ-001, WEQ-002, WEQ-003, and WEQ-013; comment date Sep 2
Aug 10 ARA Sloped Demand Curve Changes ER15-2404 ISO-NE and NEPOOL jointly file changes; comment date Aug 31
Aug 7 ISO Order 676-H Compl. Changes ER15-519-001 NEPOOL submits comments supporting Additional ISO Order 676-H Compliance Filing
Aug 7 Base ROE Complaints
(2012 & 2014)
EL13-33
EL14-86
Complainant-Aligned PartiesEMCOSFERC Trial Staff protest TOs Jul 23 motion to lodge
Aug 7 CTMEEC Opinion 531-A Compl. Filing ER15-584 FERC reject's CTMEEC's Opinion 531-A; directs revised compliance filing on or before Sep 7 with tariff provisions
ensuring CTMEEC does not recover an ROE greater than 11.74% on any transmission asset and that each incentive ROE adder granted to CTMEEC applies only to the facility or facilities for which it was granted 
Aug 4-5 Jump Ball: Pre-PFP Winter Reliability Prog. ER15-2208 Comments supporting NEPOOL Proposal filed by NESCOE, CT PURA, TransCanadaEssential Power supports NEPOOL Proposal in part; Entergy/NextEra/Dominion support ISO Proposal (Aug 7 errata); Dynegy/Brayton Point support ISO Proposal in part; NEPGA/EPSA and PSEG protest both Proposals
Aug 4 NU/CPV Towantic LGIA ER15-200 FERC approves Settlement
Aug 3 2nd Order 1000 Interregional Compliance ER13-1957 NEPOOL files comments supporting Protocol changes
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