Litigation Updates & Reports

Updates Between Aug 04, 2021 and Aug 31, 2021

27
Aug
Amended Order 864 Compliance Filing – National Grid Phase II Facilities AC Support Agreement

National Grid submits limited revisions to provide greater clarity or transparency to its Phase II Facilities AC Support Agreement Order 864 compliance filing

26
Aug
Amended Order 864 Compliance Filing - NSTAR Phase II BECO AC Facilities Support Agreement

NSTAR submits limited revisions to provide greater clarity or transparency to its Phase II Boston Edison AC Facilities Support Agreement Order 864 compliance filing

26
Aug
ORTP Jump Ball Rehearing Order

In response to Clean Energy Advocates’ request for rehearing, the FERC issues an ORTP Jump Ball Allegheny Order modifying the discussion in the ORTP Jump Ball Order but reaching the same result (sustaining the Order)

26
Aug
D&E Agreement: NSTAR/Medway Grid

FERC accepts D&E Agreement, eff. Jul 1, 2021

26
Aug
Order 864 Amended Compliance Filing - CL&P Millstone TSA

CL&P submits limited revisions to provide greater clarity or transparency to its Millstone Transmission Services Agreement Order 864 compliance filing

25
Aug
Membership

FERC accepts July membership filing

24
Aug
203 Application: Exelon Generation

FERC authorizes “spin” transaction that will result in two independent publicly traded companies, Exelon Corporation and HoldCo (owner of Exelon generation facilities).  Upon consummation, Exelon’s generation facilities will not loner be affiliated with Exelon’s transmission facilities.  

20
Aug
Green Development DAF Charges Complaint Against National Grid

Green Development submits additional information 

20
Aug
Amended Order 864 Compliance Filings Relating to the Seabrook TSA
ER20-2608-001; ER20-2607-001

PSNH and National Grid submit limited revisions to provide greater clarity or transparency to their previously-submitted Seabrook Transmission Support Agreement (TSA) Order 864 compliance filings

20
Aug
BTM Generation Proposal

FERC issues deficiency letter; ISO-NE responses due Sep 20, 2021 (submission of responses will re-set the deadline for FERC action)

19
Aug
E&P Agreement: NextEra Energy Seabrook/NECEC

NextEra Energy Seabrook files an E&P Agreement to provide the terms and conditions “concerning the engineering and
procurement of long lead-time items” associated with work to be engaged in by Seabrook at the request of NECEC “for the design, engineering, planning, permitting, and procurement of material and equipment” necessary to address the Significant Adverse Impact on Seabrook.  The E&P Agreement is not intended to affect (i) Seabrook’s pending request in 
EL21-3 for an order allowing the recovery from NECEC of lost opportunity costs, potential Pay for Performance penalties, and other costs; or (ii) NECEC’s pending requests for relief pursuant to its Complaint in EL21-6.  The Parties have agreed that Seabrook and NECEC/Avangrid will be responsible for filing a notice or motion in their respective dockets informing the FERC of the E&P Agreement and how the E&P Agreement affects any pending issues in those dockets.

18
Aug
Amended and Restated IRH Support and Use Agreements eTariff Compliance Filings

FERC accepts compliance filings with revised tariff records in eTariff format:

  • IRH Management Committee (Use Agreement) (ER21-2163);
  • National Grid Asset Owners (Phase I New Hampshire Transmission Line Support Agreement) (ER21-2162);
  • New England Hydro Transmission Corporation (Phase II New Hampshire Transmission Facilities Support Agreement) (ER21-2161);
  • New England Hydro Transmission Electric Company ( Phase II Massachusetts Transmission Facilities Support Agreement ) (ER21-2160); and
  • VETCO (Phase I Vermont Transmission Line Support Agreement) (ER21-2158) (still pending)
17
Aug
FCA16 De-List Bids Filing

FERC accepts FCA16 De-List Bids Filing, eff. Aug 30, 2021

16
Aug
Mystic 8/9 ROE
ER18-1639

Requests for rehearing of the Mystic ROE order filed by: CT Parties, ENECOS, MA AG

16
Aug
Mystic 8/9 ROE Compliance Filing

Mystic files 5th compliance filing to reflect the 9.33% base ROE set by the Mystic ROE Order

16
Aug
Interconnection Study Agreement: NSTAR/Servistar

NSTAR files agreement in connection with proposed interconnection of Servistar’s 150 MW data center facility to Eversource’s 1293 and 1302 115 kV transmission lines

16
Aug
D&E Agreement: NSTAR/Medway Grid

NSTAR files a second D&E Agreement between itself and Medway Grid, LLC (“Medway”) to set forth the terms and conditions under which NSTAR will undertake certain engineering and design services for the upgrades identified in the System Impact Study for QP#844

16
Aug
Capital Projects Report - 2021 Q2

NEPOOL files comments supporting Q2 Report

16
Aug
BTM Generation Proposal

IMM answers PTO AC Aug 6 answer

13
Aug
Interconnection Study Metrics Processing Time Exceedance Quarterly Report

ISO-NE files required quarterly report

13
Aug
Removal of Appendix B from Market Rule 1; Deletion of Assoc. Tariff Provisions

FERC accepts changes to remove from Market Rule 1 Appendix B (Imposition of Sanctions by the ISO) and to make conforming changes to the Tariff reflecting the removal of that Appendix

13
Aug
BTM Generation Proposal
13
Aug
Mystic 8/9 ROE

Constellation Mystic Power requests rehearing of Mystic ROE Order

12
Aug
Sched. 20-A Changes

UI submits changes to Schedule 20A Service Agreement to be effective 11/1/2020

12
Aug
Sched. 20-A Changes

CMP submits Sched. 20-A changes to be effective 11/1/2020

10
Aug
Updated CONE, Net Cone and PPR Values (eff. FCA16)

FERC accepts Tariff revisions to incorporate the ORTPs and related revisions accepted in the ORTP Jump Ball Order (including NEPOOL’s proposed ORTP value for battery storage and NEPOOL’s proposed federal tax credits adjustments to the ORTPs for PV solar resources for FCA17 and FCA18)

09
Aug
Capital Projects Report Quarterly Report

ISO-NE files 2021 Q2 Report

09
Aug
FCA16 ORTP Jump Ball Filing

FERC issues a “Notice of Denial of Rehearing by Operation of Law and Providing for Further Consideration” of Energy Advocates’ request for rehearing of the ORTP Jump Ball Order

06
Aug
Versant Waiver Request: Unreserved Transmission Use Penalty Policy

Black Bear intervene and asks the FERC to grant Versant Power’s Waiver Request

06
Aug
CSC Request for Regulatory Asset Recovery of Previously-Incurred CIP IROL Costs

CSC answers NESCOE’s protest

06
Aug
IMM Quarterly Markets Reports

IMM files Spring 2021 Report

06
Aug
Green Development DAF Charges Complaint Against National Grid

National Grid answers Green Development’s July 27, 2021 motion renewing and reiterating its request for fast track processing of its Complaint

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