Litigation Updates & Reports

Updates Between Mar 31, 2021 and May 04, 2021

30
Apr
Membership

NEPOOL requests that the FERC accept (i) the membership of Protor Energy and Voltus Inc.;  and (ii) the termination of the Participant status of Great Bay Power Marketing

28
Apr
IMM Quarterly Markets Reports

IMM files Winter 2021 Report

28
Apr
Order 2222 Compliance

MA DPU supports ISO-NE request for extension of time to comply with Order 2222

28
Apr
Electrification and the Grid of the Future: Apr 29 Technical Conference

FERC issues second supplemental notice of tech conf

28
Apr
FCA16 ORTP Jump Ball Filing

NEPOOL files answer to materials and statements of ISO-NE

27
Apr
FCA16 ORTP Jump Ball Filing

New England for Offshore Wind files comments

27
Apr
FCA15 Results Filing

ISO-NE answers comments by MA AG, NEPGA, and numerous individuals

26
Apr
eTariff § III.13.1 Conforming Changes

ISO-NE files conforming changes to eTariff § III.13.1 to ensure that the eTariff Viewer reflects in all appropriate versions the rejection of the June 11, 2018 Economic Life Revisions and includes the corresponding, since-accepted compliance revisions 

26
Apr
Resource Adequacy - Modernizing Electricity Mkt Design
AD21-10

Post tech conf comments filed, including by: AEE, Calpine, Cogentrix, Dominion, Exelon, FirstLight, LS Power, NESCOE, NEPGA, NRG, PSEG, Shell, Vistra, CT DEEP, EEI, EPSA, NRECA/APPA

26
Apr
Mystic 8/9 Cost of Service Agreement Compliance Filings

FERC accepts in part, and rejects in part, Mystic’s Second (Sep 15, 2020) and Third (Feb 25, 2021) compliance filings, subject to a fourth compliance filing 

26
Apr
Membership

FERC accepts Trafigura Trading membership and the termination of the Participant status of Axon Energy and Springfield Power

26
Apr
Sched. 21-VP: 2019 Annual Update Settlement Agreement

FERC approves joint settlement agreement

23
Apr
D&E Agreement Cancellation: CL&P-Gravel Pit Solar

CL&P files notice of cancellation of D&E Agreement with Gravel Pit Solar, which was terminated by its own terms when superseded by an LGIA signed on Apr 20, 2021

23
Apr
FERC Office of Public Participation
AD21-9

FERC extends comment date to May 7, 2021; nearly 60 sets of comments submitted, including by:  CLF, EDF, UCS, MA Exec. Office of Energy and Environ. Affairs, Nat’l Assoc. of State Energy Officials, States’ AGs, AGA, EEI, ELCON, INGA, NGSA, R Street, Public Interest Orgs

22
Apr
Modernizing Elec. Mkt. Design - Resource Adequacy

FERC issues a notice that it will convene a remotely-held, Commissioner-led technical conference regarding the wholesale markets administered by ISO New England Inc.  A  supplemental notice providing the agenda for the technical conference will be issued separately.

21
Apr
CMEEC/MMWEC/Pascoag/VT DPS FCM Qual. Waiver Request

CMEEC, MMWEC, Pascoag, and VTDPS petition the FERC for a one-time waiver of the requirement to submit, by the deadline contained in ISO-NE Tariff Section III.13.1.10(e), the required copies of executed versions of its NYPA contracts in connection with the FCA16 New Capacity Imports qualification process

21
Apr
FCA16 ORTP Jump Ball Filing

ISO-NE answers NEPOOL’s Apr 20 answer

20
Apr
CONE, Net CONE and PPR Values
ER21-787
20
Apr
FCA16 ORTP Jump Ball Filing
20
Apr
CONE, Net CONE and PPR Values

NEPOOL submits limited comments (i) to provide a more fulsome report on the stakeholders’ consideration of ISO-NE’s proposed revised CONE/Net CONE/PPR
Values; (ii) to correct the record regarding the NEPOOL vote outcome; and (iii) to note its unanimous support for Tariff revisions, included in the Mar 30 filing, that provide additional flexibility for FCA16 De-List Bids

19
Apr
Mystic 8/9 Cost of Service Agreement - Feb 2021 Compliance Filing

CT Parties answer Mystic’s Apr 2 answer

19
Apr
Sched. 20-A: NEP/Vitol Phase I/II HVDC-TF Service Agreement

FERC accepts Agreement, eff. Nov 1, 2020

19
Apr
Supplemental Order 864 Compliance Filing

VTransco submits supplemental Order 864 compliance filing

19
Apr
ISO-NE FERC Reporting Req. 582

ISO-NE submits 2020 annual report of total MWh of transmission service (approx. 1.24 million MWhs)

16
Apr
Order 2222 Compliance

ISO-NE requests an extension of time, to 2/2/22 to comply with Order 2222.  ISO-NE states that the extension will allow for ISO-NE and its stakeholders to better develop a compliance proposal that meets the goals articulated by the FERC in Order 2222

16
Apr
203 Application: Exelon Generation

FERC issues a deficiency letter, directing Exelon to provide additional information on or before May 17

16
Apr
Supplemental Order 864 Compliance Filing
ER21-1702

Central Maine Power submits proposed revisions to Appendix B of the Schedule 1 Implementation Rule to Section II of the ISO-NE Tariff (ISO-NE OATT) to reflect changes to CMP’s Local Control Center revenue requirement in response to requirements set forth in Order 864.  CMP requested tariff revisions be accepted effective Jan 1, 2020.

16
Apr
Supplemental Order 864 Compliance Filing

Green Mountain Power supplements its Order 864 compliance filing to bring its currently effective local transmission formula rate under Schedule 21-GMP Attachment D-1 into compliance with the requirements of Order 864 for the Jan 1, 2020 through Dec 31, 2021 period (the Interim Period) until the rate is superseded and replaced by the settled formula rate approved in ER20-2054, which becomes effective on Jan 1, 2022.  In addition, GMP also revised its permanent ADIT worksheet.

16
Apr
Membership Suspension Notice – Manchester Methane

ISO-NE files notice of Apr 14 suspension of Manchester Methane from the New England Markets

15
Apr
Climate Change, Extreme Weather and Electric System Reliability
AD21-13

Pre-Jun 1-2, 2021 tech. conf. comments submitted by, among others, ISO-NE, AEE, Dominion, EDF, Eversource, Exelon, LS Power, National Grid, PSEG, Vistra, APPA, Capital Power, EEI, NARUC, NEI, NERC, NRECA, R Street Institute

15
Apr
NECEC/Avangrid Complaint Against NextEra/Seabrook

NextEra Energy answers Avangrid’s Amended Complaint

15
Apr
ISO-NE/NYISO Coordination Agreement

FERC accepts revised Coordination Agreement, eff. May 4, 2021

15
Apr
D&E Agreement: PSNH/NECEC

FERC accepts Agreement, eff. Feb 16, 2021

15
Apr
LFTR Implementation Quarterly Status Reports

ISO-NE files its 50th quarterly report

15
Apr
Related Facilities Agreement: PSNH/NECEC

FERC accepts Agreement, eff. Feb 16, 2021

15
Apr
New England Generators’ Exelon Complaint

FERC dismisses complaint

15
Apr
Carbon Pricing in RTO/ISO Markets

FERC issues Policy Statement re: Carbon Pricing in Organized Wholesale Electricity Markets

15
Apr
ISO-NE FERC Form 3Q (2020/Q4)

ISO-NE submits its 2020 Q4 FERC Form 3Q

14
Apr
Electrification and the Grid of the Future: Apr 29 Technical Conference

FERC issues supplemental notice of tech conf, attaching an agenda and final conference program for the technical conference 

13
Apr
ISO-NE Code of Conduct Changes

ISO-NE and NEPOOL file revisions to Sections III.A.18.1 and Exhibit 5 of Market Rule 1 (i) to list all the IMM minimum ethics standards directly in the Tariff and (ii) to no longer attach to the Tariff ISO-NE’s Code of Conduct

13
Apr
FCA16 ORTP Jump Ball Filing

NEPOOL files motion for adoption of protective order covering confidential cost information 

13
Apr
FCA15 Results Filing
ER21-1226

Individual citizen submits comments on FCA15 Results Filing: L. Allen, O. Chatfield, R. Dalgin, D. Franklin, C. Mulloy, G. Neswald, E. Ramirez, M. Sayles, L. Taranta, T. Tuttle

12
Apr
Elimination of Price Lock and Zero-Price Offer Rule for New Entrants Starting in FCA16

FERC accepts Tariff changes, eff. Apr 2, 2021

12
Apr
FCA15 Results Filing
ER21-1226

MA AG, NEPGA submit comments

09
Apr
Supplemental Order 864 Compliance Filing

NSTAR  submits revisions to Appendix A of the Schedule 1 Implementation Rule (in Section II of the ISO-NE Tariff (ISO-NE OATT)) with respect to NSTAR (East)’s local control center revenue requirement calculation

09
Apr
FCA15 Results Filing
ER21-1226

Individual citizen submits comments on FCA15 Results Filing: K. Ford, M. Keller, M. Himschoot, R. MacKenzie, S. Richman

08
Apr
FCA15 Results Filing
ER21-1226

Individual citizens submit comments on FCA15 Results Filing: R. Beaulieu; J. Gang; M. Hanig; K. Kerman; M. Koller; T. Laughlin; A. Winkler

07
Apr
Capital Projects Report - 2020 Q4

FERC accepts Q4 Report, eff. Jan 1, 2021

07
Apr
FCA16 ORTP Jump Ball Filing

ISO-NE and NEPOOL filed alternative Tariff changes to establish Offer Review Trigger Prices (ORTPs) for the sixteenth Forward Capacity Auction (FCA16). They jointly requested that the FERC issue an order on or before Tuesday, June 8, 2021.  View Filing here.

06
Apr
FCA15 Results Filing
ER21-1226

Individual citizen submits comments on FCA15 Results Filing: J. Evelyn, S. Kasten, A. Torrice

05
Apr
Resource Adequacy Tech Conf

Initial comments on topics raised in supplemental notice or on PJM in the notice inviting technical comments must be submitted on or before Apr 26, 2021.  Reply comments must be submitted on or before May 10, 2021.  Initial comments should not exceed 25 pages and reply comments should not exceed 15 pages. 

02
Apr
Order 864 Compliance Filing - Versant Deficiency Letter Response

Maine PUC submits comments in response to Feb 11 deficiency letter

02
Apr
FCA15 Results Filing
ER21-1226

Individual citizen files comments in response to FCA15 Results Filing: J. Pareltt

02
Apr
Mystic 8/9 Cost of Service Agreement - Feb 2021 Compliance Filing

Mystic answers Mar 18 protests of third compliance filing by CT Parties, ENECOS and Public Systems

01
Apr
Membership

FERC accepts (i) the memberships of the following: Axpo U.S. LLC; Catalyst Power & Gas, LLC; Palm Energy LLC; Rumford ESS, LLC; Vineyard Reliability LLC; West Medway II, LLC; and Dick Brooks; (ii) the termination of the Participant status of: Energy Federation Inc.; Great American Power, LLC; Oasis Power, LLC; Praxair, Inc.; Rubicon NYP Corp.; and Verde Group, LLC; and (iii) the name change of Utility Services of Vermont

01
Apr
ER21-1226

Individual citizens file comments in response to FCA15 Results Filing: J. Maynard, C. Swingle, S. Watson  

01
Apr
Reserve Market Compliance: Semi Annual Report

ISO-NE submits 30th semi-annual report

31
Mar
Membership

April Membership Filing.  New Members: Ocean State BTM  LLC and Transgrid Midwest LLC

31
Mar
Essential Power Newington CIP IROL (Schedule 17) Cost Recovery Period Filing

FERC accepts filing and rate schedule, eff. Feb 18, 2021

31
Mar
EER Exemption from PFP Settlement

FERC accepts Tariff revisions, eff. Apr 1, 2021

31
Mar
FCA15 Results Filing

Individual citizen submits comments on FCA15 Results Filing: C. Dejong

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