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View Case Filings for: 2019-00007


Case Number:2019-00007
Service Type:Electric
Filing Date:2/11/2019
Category:Fuel Adjustment Clause
Utilities:

Big Rivers Electric Corporation


Electronic Case
Case Nature:

ELECTRONIC EXAMINATION OF THE APPLICATION OF THE FUEL ADJUSTMENT CLAUSE OF BIG RIVERS ELECTRIC CORPORATION FROM NOVEMBER 1, 2016 THROUGH OCTOBER 31, 2018









Case Filings
FilingDocuments
1/9/2020 2:23:14 PM

Order Entered: 1. BREC's petitions for confidential protection for Response 4, Response 12, Response 22, Response 30, Response 31, Response 32, and Second Response 3 are granted. 2. The identified information shall not be placed in the public record or made available for public inspection for five years or until further Order of this Commission. 3. Use of the material in question in any Commission proceeding shall be in compliance with 807 KAR 5:001, Section 13(9). 4. BREC shall inform the Commission if the material in question becomes publicly available or no longer qualifies for confidential treatment. 5. If a non-party to this proceeding requests to inspect the material granted confidential treatment by this Order and the period during which the material has been granted confidential treatment has not expired, then BREC shall have 30 days from receipt of written notice of the request to demonstrate that the material still falls within the exclusions from disclosure requirements established in KRS 61.878. If BREC is unable to make such demonstration, the requested material shall be made available for inspection. Otherwise, the Commission shall deny the request for inspection. 6. The Commission shall not make the material available for inspection for 30 days following an Order that the material no longer qualifies for confidential treatment in order to allow BREC to seek a remedy afforded by law.


12/26/2019 11:00:20 AM

Final Order Entered: 1. The charges and credits applied by BREC through the FAC for the period from November 1, 2016, through October 31, 2018, are approved. 2. BREC's continued use of the existing base fuel cost of $0.020932 per kWh is approved. 3. BREC shall propose a change in its fuel cost allocation methodology to a least-cost stacking method in its next base rate case. 4. This case is closed and removed from the Commission's docket.


5/6/2019 11:28:11 AM

20190506_PSC Notice of Filing.pdf


4/12/2019 2:50:21 PM

Proof of publication of notice of hearing (affidavit and tear sheets)


Tyson Kamuf Big Rivers Electric Corporation

CN_2019-00007_-_BR_Proof_of_Hrg_Notice_Publication.pdf

Proof of publication of notice of hearing and tear sheets

Read1st_.pdf

Read1st cover letter

3/25/2019 10:23:32 AM

Big Rivers response to Commission Staffs Information Requests of March 11, 2019


Roger Hickman Big Rivers Electric Corporation

BR_Rsps_to_Staffs_March_11_Information_Requests.pdf

Big Rivers responses to Commission Staff's Information Requests dated March 11, 2019

Petition_for_Confidential_Treatment.pdf

Big Rivers Petition for Confidential Treatment re: Big Rivers responses to Staff's March 11, 2019, Information Requests

Read_1st_File.pdf

Read 1st File w/ Big Rivers Cover Letter

3/13/2019 10:40:02 AM

Order Entered: 1. The motion of KIUC to intervene is granted. 2. KIUC shall be entitled to the full rights of a party and shall be served with the Commission's Orders and with filed testimony, exhibits, pleadings, correspondence, and all other documents submitted by parties after the date of this Order. 3. KIUC shall comply with all provisions of the Commission's regulations, 807 KAR 5:001, Section 8, related to the service and electronic filing of documents. 4. KIUC shall adhere to the procedural schedule set forth in the Commission's February 11, 2017 Order and as amended by subsequent Orders. 5. Pursuant to 807 KAR 5:001, Section 8(9), within seven days of entry of this Order, KIUC shall file a written statement with the Commission that: a. Certifies that it, or its agent, possesses the facilities to receive electronic transmissions; and b. Sets forth the electronic mail address to which all electronic notices and messages related to this proceeding should be served.


3/11/2019 4:40:05 PM

Big Rivers corrected response to Staffs Information Request of February 11, 2019, removing Confidential Information


Roger Hickman Big Rivers Electric Corporation

BR_Rsp_to_Staffs_Information_Reqs_of_2019-02-11.pdf

Big Rivers corrected responses to Staff's February 11, 2019, Information request - removing Confidential Information

Read1st..pdf

Read 1st File - Big Rivers Cover Letter

3/11/2019 2:17:20 PM

Data Request


3/4/2019 12:07:42 PM

Motion to Intervene of Kentucky Industrial Utility Customers, Inc. (KIUC)


Michael L. Kurtz Kentucky Industrial Utility Customers

KPSC_Ltr__-_E-Filing.pdf

Cover Ltr - Read 1st

2/25/2019 7:32:06 PM

Big Rivers Electric Corporation response to Commissions Order of February 11, 2019


Roger Hickman Big Rivers Electric Corporation

BR_Rsp_to_Staffs_Information_Reqs_of_2019-02-11.pdf

Big Rivers' Responses to Commission Staff's Requests for Information dated February 11, 2019

CN_2019-00007_-_Castlen_Direct_Testimony.pdf

Direct Testimony of Nicholas R. Castlen

CN_2019-00007_-_Eacret_Direct_Testimony.pdf

Direct Testimony of Mark J. Eacret

CN_2019-00007_-_McAdams_Direct_Testimony.pdf

Direct Testimony of Mark W. McAdams

Petition_for_Confidential_Treatment.pdf

Big Rivers' Petition for Confidential Treatment

Read1st.pdf

Read 1st File - Big Rivers Filing Letter

2/12/2019 3:55:17 PM

Certification pursuant to 807 KAR 5:001 Section 8(10)(b) that Big Rivers has the facilities to receive electronic transmissions.


Tyson Kamuf Big Rivers Electric Corporation

Read1st.pdf

Read1st letter

2/11/2019 11:28:16 AM

Order Entered: 1. Big Rivers Electric Corporation (BREC) shall appear in Hearing Room 1 of the Commission's offices at 211 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky, on April 16, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. , Eastern Daylight Time, to submit itself to examination on the application of its Fuel Adjustment Clause (FAC) from November 1, 2016, to October 31, 2018. 2. Not less than 7 days and no more than 21 days prior to the scheduled hearing, BREC shall publish, in a newspaper of general circulation in each area in which it serves, notice of the purpose, time, place, and date of the scheduled hearing. In addition, the notice of hearing shall include the following statement: "This hearing will be streamed live and may be viewed on the PSC website, psc.ky.gov." 3. BREC shall file with the Commission no later than April 15, 2019, proof of publication of its notice for the hearing. 4. The official record of the proceeding shall be by digital video recording only. 5. Neither opening statements nor summaries of pre-filed testimony will be permitted at the scheduled hearing. 6. The Commission adopts the procedural schedule set forth in Appendix A to this Order, which is incorporated by reference herein. 7. a. The information requested in Appendix B to this Order is due no later than 14 days from the date of entry of this Order. Responses to requests for information in paper medium shall be appropriately bound, tabbed, and indexed.