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View Case Filings for: 2016-00365


Case Number:2016-00365
Service Type:Electric
Filing Date:11/15/2016
Category:Regular
Utilities:

Farmers R.E.C.C.



Case Nature:

APPLICATION OF FARMERS RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE CORPORATION FOR AN INCREASE IN RETAIL RATES









Case Filings
FilingDocuments
6/20/2017

Order Entered: 1. Farmers' petition for confidential protection for its response to Staff's First Request, Item 57.a., is granted. 2. The materials set forth in Farmers' response to Staff's First Request, Item 57.a., shall not be placed in the public record or made available for public inspection for a period of ten years, or until further Orders of this Commission. 3. Use of the materials in question in any Commission proceeding shall comply with 807 KAR 5:001, Section 13(9). 4. Farmers shall inform the Commission if the materials in question become publicly available or no longer qualify for confidential treatment. 5. If a non-party to this proceeding requests to inspect materials granted confidential treatment by this Order and the period during which the materials have been granted confidential treatment has not run, then Farmers shall have 20 days from receipt of written notice of the request to demonstrate that the materials still fall within the exclusions from disclosure requirements established in KRS 61 .878. If Farmers is unable to make such demonstration, the requested materials shall be made available for inspection. Otherwise, the Commission shall deny the request for inspection. 6. The Commission shall not make the requested materials available for inspection for 20 days following an Order finding that the materials no longer qualify for confidential treatment in order to allow Farmers to seek a remedy afforded by law.

PSC_ORDER

6/1/2017

Order Entered nunc pro tunc, that: 1. The rates for Schedule NM - Net Metering are stricken from the Appendix to our May 12, 2017 Order. 2. All other provision of the Commission's May 12, 2017 Order not in conflict with this Order shall remain in full force and effect.

PSC_ORDER

5/12/2017

Final Order Entered: 1. The rates proposed by Farmers are denied. 2. The rates set forth in the Appendix to this Order are approved for services rendered by Farmers on and after the date of this Order. 3. Within 20 days of the date of this Order, Farmers shall file with this Commission, using the Commission's electronic Tariff Filing System, new tariff sheets setting forth the rates and charges approved herein and reflecting their effective date and that they were authorized by this Order. 4. Farmers shall perform a depreciation study within five years from the date of this Order, or with the filing of its next rate case, whichever is earlier.

PSC_ORDER

4/17/2017

Farmers RECC Response to Second Post Hearing Data Request

Farmers RECC Response to Second Post Hearing Data Request

4/12/2017

Commission Staff's Second Post-Hearing Request for Information to Farmers Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation

DATA_REQUEST

4/10/2017

Farmers RECC Response to Post Hearing Data Requests w/CD

Farmers RECC Response to Post Hearing Data Requests

4/7/2017

Notice of Filing Hearing Documents

PSC Notice of Filing

3/31/2017

Commission Staff's Post-Hearing Request for Information to Farmers Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation

DATA_REQUEST

3/24/2017

Farmers RECC Response to Fourth Request for Information, Supplemental Data Request and Motion for Confidential Treatment

Farmers RECC Response to Fourth Request for Information

3/24/2017

Farmers RECC Response to Fourth Request for Information, Supplemental Data Request and Motion for Confidential Treatment

Famers RECC Motion for Confidential Treatment

3/24/2017

Farmers RECC Response to Fourth Request for Information, Supplemental Data Request and Motion for Confidential Treatment

Farmers RECC Cover Letter

3/24/2017

Farmers RECC Response to Fourth Request for Information, Supplemental Data Request and Motion for Confidential Treatment

Farmers RECC Response to Supplemental Data Request

3/24/2017

Farmers RECC Notice of Publication

Farmers RECC Notice of Publication

3/20/2017

Memorandum dated 3/20/2017 for Informal Conference of 3/15/2017; Comments, if any, due within five days of receipt

PSC IC Memo

3/17/2017

Commission Staff's Fourth Request for Information to Farmers Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation

DATA_REQUEST

3/13/2017

Order Entered: 1. Farmers' motion to schedule an informal conference is granted. 2. An informal conference is scheduled in this matter for Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at 1 :30 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time, at the Commission's offices at 211 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky, for the purpose of discussing the issues in this case.

PSC_ORDER

2/28/2017

Memo Filing Document into the Record

PSC Memo Filing Document

2/13/2017

Farmers RECC Response to Third Request for Information

Farmers RECC Response to Third Request for Information

2/13/2017

Farmers RECC Response to Supplemental Request for Information

Farmers RECC Response to Supplemental Request for Information

2/13/2017

Farmers RECC Motion for Confidential Treatment

Farmers RECC Motion for Confidential Treatment

2/13/2017

Farmers RECC Motion for IC

Farmers RECC Motion for IC

2/9/2017

Order Entered: 1. A hearing in this matter shall be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at 9:00 a.m., Eastern Daylight Time, at the offices of the Public Service Commission at 211 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky. 2. Farmers Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation, ("Farmers RECC") shall give notice of the hearing in compliance with 807 KAR 5:001, Section 9(2)(b). 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." At the time the notice is mailed or publication is requested, Farmers RECC shall forward a duplicate of the notice and request to the Commission. 3. Pursuant to KRS 278.360 and 807 KAR 5:001, Section 9(9)(a), the record of the formal hearing in this matter shall be by digital video recording.

PSC_ORDER

1/31/2017

Commission Staff's Third Request for Information to Farmers Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation

DATA_REQUEST

1/24/2017

Order Entered: Farmers' motion to schedule an informal conference is denied without prejudice.

PSC_ORDER

1/18/2017

Farmers RECC response to PSC staff second request for info

Farmers RECC response to PSC staff second request for info

1/18/2017

Farmers RECC motion for confidential treatment

Farmers RECC motion for confidential treatment

1/18/2017

Farmers RECC motion to schedule an informal conference

Farmers RECC motion to schedule an informal conference

1/5/2017

Commission Staff's Second Request for Information to Farmers Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation

DATA_REQUEST

12/29/2016

Farmers RECC Notice of Publication

Farmers RECC Notice of Publication

12/15/2016

Farmers RECC Response to Request for Information w/Flash drive and Motion for Confidential Treatment

Farmers RECC Response to Request for Information

12/15/2016

Farmers RECC Response to Request for Information w/Flash drive and Motion for Confidential Treatment

Farmers RECC Motion for Confidential Treatment

12/13/2016

Order Entered: 1. Farmers' proposed rates are suspended for five months from December 15, 2016, up to and including May 14, 2017. 2. The procedural schedule set forth in the Appendix to this Order, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, shall be followed. 3. a. Responses to requests for information shall be appropriately bound, tabbed and indexed and shall include the name of the witness responsible for responding to questions related to the information provided, with copies to all parties of record and ten copies to the Commission. b. Each response shall be answered under oath or, for representatives of a public or private corporation or a partnership or an association or a governmental agency, be accompanied by a signed certification of the preparer or person supervising the preparation of the response on behalf of the entity that the response is true and accurate to the best of that person's knowledge, information, and belief formed after a reasonable inquiry. c. Any party shall make timely amendment to any prior response if it obtains information which indicates that the response was incorrect when made or, though correct when made, is now incorrect in any material respect. d. For any request to which a party fails or refuses to furnish all or part of the requested information, that party shall provide a written explanation of the specific grounds for its failure to completely and precisely respond.

PSC_ORDER

12/9/2016

Order Entered: 1. Farmers' motion for extension of time is granted. 2. Farmers' responses to the information requested in Staff's First Request shall be filed on or before December 15, 2016.

PSC_ORDER

12/2/2016

No Deficiency Upon Further Review

PSC No Deficiency Upon Further Review

11/28/2016

Deficiency letter, information due 12/08

PSC Deficiency Letter

11/21/2016

Farmers RECC Motion for Extension of Time

Farmers RECC Motion for Extension of Time

11/16/2016

Acknowledge Receipt of Filing

PSC Acknowledgement Letter

11/15/2016

Farmers RECC Application for an Increase in Retail Rates

Farmers RECC Application

11/10/2016

Commission Staff's First Request for Information to Farmers Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation

DATA_REQUEST

11/10/2016

Order Entered: 1. Farmers R.E.C.C's motion to utilize paper filing procedures is granted. 2. The Commission's Order entered October 14, 2016, is amended to the extent that from today forward this case shall be processed utilizing paper filing procedures. 3. The style of this case is revised to remove the reference to "Electronic."

PSC_ORDER

10/26/2016 12:52:16 PM

Motion to convert case from an electronic case to a traditional case

David S. Samford

Motion_to_Convert_from_Electronic_Filing_Procedure_Case_-_161026.pdf

Motion to Convert Case from Electronic Filing Procedure Case to a Traditional Filing Case

Read_1st_-_161026.pdf

Cover Letter

10/14/2016 12:45:42 PM

Order Entered: 1. All future correspondence or filings in connection with this case shall reference the above case number. 2. All documents submitted in this proceeding shall comply with the Commission’s rules of procedure as set forth in 807 KAR 5:001 and any deviation from these rules shall be submitted in writing to the Commission for consideration. 3. Any party filing a paper shall upload an electronic version using the Commission's E-Filing System and shall file an original and six copies in paper medium, except that only two copies in paper medium shall be filed of maps, plans, specifications, and drawings pursuant to 807 KAR 5:001, Section 15(2)(d). 4. Any request for confidential treatment of material submitted shall conform to the requirements in 807 KAR 5:001(13). 5. Materials submitted to the Commission which do not comply with the rules of procedure or that do not have an approved deviation are subject to rejection pursuant to 807 KAR 5:001, Section 3.

PSC_ORDER

10/14/2016

Farmers RECC Notice of Intent to File Application for Increase in Retail Rates Using Electronic Filing Procedures

Farmers RECC Notice of Intent and Election