Kentucky Public Service Commission

View Case Filings for: 2014-00437

Case Number:2014-00437
Service Type:Electric
Filing Date:1/6/2015

Jackson Purchase Energy Corporation

Case Nature:

Alleged Failure to Comply with KRS 278.042

Case Filings
6/16/2015 12:21:03 PM

Receipt of payment


Jackson Purchase penalty check in the amount of $10,000.00 as required by Order of June 9, 2015

6/9/2015 3:17:55 PM

Final Order Entered: 1. The Stipulation is adopted and approved in its entirety as a complete resolution of all issues in this case. 2. JPEC is assessed a civil penalty of $10,000.00. 3. JPEC shall pay the amount of $10,000.00 within 30 days of the date of this Order by cashier's check or money order made payable to the Kentucky State Treasurer and mailed to be delivered to the Office of General Counsel, Public Service Commission, 211 Sower Boulevard, P. 0. Box 615, Frankfort, KY 40602. 4. Upon the payment of $10,000.00 by JPEC, this case shall be closed and removed from the Commission's docket without further Order of the Commission.

4/28/2015 3:18:46 PM

Stipulation of Facts and Settlement Agreement


Jackson Purchase Energy Corp. Notice of Substitution of Counsel

3/12/2015 3:29:07 PM

Order Entered: The hearing currently scheduled in this case for March 17, 2015, is continued to a date to be determined to allow Commission Staff and JPEC to finalize a potential settlement agreement in this matter.

3/10/2015 2:23:39 PM

Memorandum dated 3/10/2015 for Informal Conference of 3/02/2015; Comments, if any, due within five days of receipt


Jackson Purchase Energy Corp Motion for Continuance

2/23/2015 2:38:54 PM

Order Entered: that the informal conference in this matter, originally scheduled for February 18, 2015, is rescheduled to Monday, March 2, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, in Conference Room 2 of the Commission's offices at 211 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky.


JPEC Motion for Continuance

2/3/2015 10:42:59 AM

Order Entered: JPEC's motion to dismiss is denied. 2. JPEC s motion to suspend the formal hearing is denied, without prejudice. 3. JPEC's motion for an informal conference is granted. 4. An informal conference shall be held in this matter on Wednesday, February 18, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, in Conference Room 1 of the Commission's offices at 211 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky.


Jackson Purchase Energy Corp. Response to Show Cause Order

1/6/2015 11:16:59 AM

Order Entered: 1. JPEC shall submit to the Commission, within 20 days of the date of this Order, a written response to the allegations contained in the Report and the alleged violation of 807 KAR 5:006, Section 27, as set forth in the findings above. 2. JPEC shall additionally address its efforts to ensure sufficient oversight and contractual obligations are in place to confirm contractors remain aware of and routinely adhere to applicable construction standards and safety rules contained in the NESC, including those specifically cited in the Report. JPEC shall explain how its on-site monitoring of contractor performed work includes reviewing the specific tasks being performed and safety precautions in place, especially when work is being performed in the vicinity of energized lines. JPEC shall provide the Commission with specific evidence of its efforts to ensure that contractors performing utility-related work comply with the appropriate provisions of the Commission's rules and regulations, including the NESC. 3. JPEC shall appear on March 17, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time, in Hearing Room 1 of the Commission's offices at 211 Sower Boulevard in Frankfort, Kentucky, for the purpose of presenting evidence concerning the alleged violations of KRS 278.042, the most recent edition the NESC, and 807 KAR 5:006, Section 27, and showing cause why it should not be subject to the penalties prescribed in KRS 278.990(1)for these alleged violations.