Electric rate and corporate regulation filings: Western Area Power Administration et al.,

 
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[Federal Register: February 17, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 31)]

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. EF99-5191-000, et al.]

Western Area Power Administration, et al.; Electric Rate and Corporate Regulation Filings

February 8, 1999.

Take notice that the following filings have been made with the Commission:

1. Western Area Power Administration

[Docket No. EF99-5191-000]

Take notice that on February 1, 1999, the Acting Deputy Secretary of the Department of Energy, by Rate Order No. WAPA-76, did confirm and approve on an interim basis, to be effective on January 1, 1999, the Western Area Power Administration's Rate Schedule INT-FT3 for the Pacific Northwest-Pacific Southwest Intertie Project (AC Intertie) 230/ 345-kV transmission system. The AC Intertie Rate Schedule INT-FT2 as it pertains to 230/345-kV firm transmission service is terminated.

The rate in Rate Schedule INT-FT3 will be in effect pending the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) approval of these or of substitute rates on a final basis, ending December 31, 2003.

Comment date: March 2, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

2. LG&E Energy Marketing Inc., WPS-Power Development, Inc., Northern/AES Energy, LLC, IGI Resources, Inc., PG&E Power Services Company, Pacific Energy & Development Corporation, Quantum Energy Resources, Inc., The Montana Power Trading and Marketing Company, PG&E Energy Trading--Power, Enron Power Marketing, Inc., El Paso Power Services Company, H.Q. Energy Services (U.S.) Inc., Energy International Power Marketing Corporation

[Docket Nos. ER94-1188-026, ER96-1088-022, ER98-445-004, ER95-1034-014, ER94-1394-019, ER98-1824-004, ER96-947-001, ER97-399-009, ER95-1625- 018, ER94-24-028, ER95-428-017, ER97-851-007, ER98-2059-003]

Take notice that on February 1, 1999, the above-mentioned power marketers filedquarterly reports with the Commission in the above- mentioned proceedings for information only. These filings are available for public inspection and copying in the Public Reference Room or on the internet under Records Information Management System (RIMS) for viewing and downloading.

3. Energy Services, Inc., Panda Power Corporation, Northwest Power Marketing Company, Quantum Energy Resources, People's Electric Corporation, Columbia Energy Services Corp., Heartland Energy Services, Inc., Enerserve, L.C., Statoil Energy Trading, Inc., Statoil Energy Services, Inc., Clinton Energy Management Services, Inc., Sithe Power Marketing, Inc., Alliance Strategies, Inc., Fortistar Power Marketing LLC

[Docket Nos. ER95-1021-014, ER98-447-004, ER96-688-011, ER96-947-011, ER98-3719-002, ER97-3667-005, ER94-108-017, ER96-182-013, ER94-964-021, ER97-4381-001, ER98-3934-002, ER98-107-005, ER95-1381-011, ER98-3393- 001]

Take notice that on February 1, 1999, the above-mentioned power marketers filedquarterly reports with the Commission in the above- mentioned proceedings for information only. These filings are available for public inspection and copying in the Public Reference Room or on the internet under Records Information Management System (RIMS) for viewing and downloading.

4. Montaup Electric Company

[Docket No. ER98-4603-000]

Take notice that on February 2, 1999, Montaup Electric Company (Montaup), tendered for filing revisions to the compliance filing that it filedon September 21, 1998. The revisions modify three provisions of Montaup's Open Access Transmission Tariff.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

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5. El Dorado Energy, LLC, Carolina Power & Light Company, Arizona Public Service Company, Central Vermont Public Service Corporation, American Electric Power Service Corporation, Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc., Sithe Mistic LLC, et al., MidAmerican Energy Company, Old Dominion Electric Cooperative, Duke Energy Oakland, LLC, Duke Energy Moss Landing, LLC, Duke Energy Morro Bay, LLC, Duke Energy Oakland, LLC, Millennium Power Partners, L.P., Logan Generating Company, L.P., Portland General Electric Company, Kincaid Generation L.L.C., NIPSCO Energy Services, Inc.

[Docket Nos. ER99-1639-000, ER99-1672-000, ER99-1673-000, ER99-1677- 000, ER99-1674-000, ER99-1676-000, ER99-1675-000, ER99-1678-000, ER99- 1679-000, ER99-1680-000, ER99-1681-000, ER99-1682-000, ER99-1683-000, ER99-1684-000, ER99-1685-000, ER99-1686-000, ER99-1687-000, ER99-1691- 000]

Take notice that on February 1, 1999 the above-referenced public utilities filedtheir quarterly transaction reports for the quarter ending December 31, 1998.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

6. Northern States Power Company (Minnesota), Northern States Power Company (Wisconsin)

[Docket No. ER99-1664-000]

Take notice that on February 2, 1999, Northern States Power Company (Minnesota) and Northern States Power Company (Wisconsin) (jointly NSP), tendered for filing a Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service Agreement between NSP and city of Fairfax, MN (Fairfax Municipal Power).

NSP requests that the Commission accept both the agreements effective January 1, 1999, and requests waiver of the Commission's notice requirements in order for the agreements to be accepted for filing on the date requested.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

7. PECO Energy Company

[Docket No. ER99-1665-000]

Take notice that on February 2, 1999, PECO Energy Company (PECO) tendered for filing a Service Agreement dated October 5, 1998 with Texas Utility Electric Company (TU Electric) under PECO's FERC Electric Tariff Original Volume No. 1 (Tariff). The Service Agreement adds TU Electric as a customer under the Tariff.

PECO requests an effective date of February 1, 1999, for the Service Agreement.

PECO states that copies of this filing have been supplied to TU Electric and to the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

8. Cinergy Services, Inc.

[Docket No. ER99-1666-000]

Take notice that February 2, 1999, Cinergy Services, Inc. (Cinergy) and El Paso Services Company (El Paso), formerly named El Paso Energy Marketing Company a predecessor company named Heath Petra Resources, Inc., tendered for filing a request of cancellation of Service Agreement No. 113, under Cinergy Operating Companies, FERC Electric Power Tariff, First Revised Volume No. 4.

Cinergy is requesting a cancellation date of December 1, 1998.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

9. Cinergy Services, Inc., El Paso Power Services Company

[Docket No. ER99-1667-000]

Take notice that Cinergy Services, Inc. (Cinergy) and El Paso Power Services Company (El Paso), formerly named El Paso Energy Marketing Company with a predecessor company named Heath Petra Resources, Inc. (Heath), on February 1, 1999, are requesting cancellations of Cinergy's Interchange Agreement Rate Schedule No. 42, and Heath's Interchange Agreement Rate Schedule No. 2.

Cinergy and El Paso requests an effective date of December 1, 1998.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

10. Cinergy Services, Inc., El Paso Power Services Company

[Docket No. ER99-1668-000]

Take notice that February 2, 1999, Cinergy Services, Inc. (Cinergy) and El Paso Power Services Company (El Paso), formerly named El Paso Energy Marketing Company with a predecessor company named Eastex Power Marketing, Inc. (Eastex), are requesting via a Notice of Assignment that El Paso will replace Eastex of Cinergy's Interchange Agreement Rate Schedule No. 37, and Eastex's Interchange Agreement Rate Schedule No. 12.

Cinergy and El Paso requests an effective date of December 1, 1998.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

11. Soyland Power Cooperative, Inc.

[Docket No. ER99-1669-000]

Take notice that on February 2, 1999, Soyland Power Cooperative, Inc. (Soyland), tendered for filing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (the Commission) a notice of cancellation of its all- requirements service contract with Illinois Valley Electric Cooperative, Inc. (Illinois Valley). Soyland states that Illinois Valley has withdrawn from membership in Soyland, and Soyland will no longer provide all-requirements electric service to Illinois Valley.

Soyland requests an effective date of February 2, 1999 for the notice of cancellation. Accordingly, Soyland request waiver of the Commission's regulations. Soyland states that a copy of the filing has been served on Illinois Valley.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

12. Soyland Power Cooperative, Inc.

[Docket No. ER99-1670-000]

Take notice that on February 2, 1999, Soyland Power Cooperative, Inc. (Soyland), tendered for filing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (the Commission) a notice of cancellation of its all- requirements service contract with Monroe County Electric Co-Operative, Inc., (Monroe). Soyland states that Monroe has withdrawn from membership in Soyland, and Soyland will no longer provide all- requirements electric service to Monroe.

Soyland requests an effective date of February 2, 1999, for the notice of cancellation. Accordingly, Soyland request waiver of the Commission's regulations.

Soyland states that a copy of the filing has been served on Monroe.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

13. Commonwealth Edison Company

[Docket No. ER99-1693-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Commonwealth Edison Company (ComEd), tendered for filing a service agreement establishing Dayton Power and Light (DPL) as a customer under ComEd's FERC Electric Market Based-Rate Schedule for power sales.

ComEd requests an effective date of January 4, 1999, for the DPL Service Agreement to coincide with the first day of service to DPL under this Service

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Agreement. Accordingly, ComEd seeks waiver of the Commission's notice requirements.

A copy of the filing was served on DPL.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

14. California Independent System Corporation

[Docket No. ER99-1694-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, the California Independent System Operator Corporation (ISO), tendered for filing a Participating Generator Agreement between Big Creek Water Works, Ltd. (Big Creek), and the ISO for acceptance by the Commission.

The ISO states that this filing has been served on Big Creek and the California Public Utilities Commission.

The ISO is requesting waiver of the 60-day notice requirement to allow the Participating Generator Agreement to be made effective as of January 25, 1999.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

15. Elwood Energy LLC

[Docket No. ER99-1695-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Elwood Energy LLC tendered for filing its proposed FERC Electric Rate Schedule No. 1, and requests an Order Accepting Rates for Filing, and certain waivers of the Commission Regulations.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

16. Select Energy, Inc.

[Docket No. ER99-1696-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Select Energy, Inc. (Select), tendered for filing an amendment to its Market-Based Rate Tariff that authorizes Select to exchange capacity with its affiliated public utilities.

Copies of this filing have been served on all customers signed up for service under Select FERC Rate Schedule No. 1.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

17. Detroit Edison Company

[Docket No. ER99-1697-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, the Detroit Edison Company (Detroit Edison), tendered for filing Service Agreements (the Service Agreement) for Short Term Firm and Non-Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service under the Open Access Transmission Tariff of Detroit Edison, FERC Electric Tariff No. 1, between Detroit Edison and Cargill-Alliant, LLC dated as of January 5, 1999. The parties have not engaged in any transactions under the Service Agreements prior to thirty days to this filing.

Detroit Edison requests that the Service Agreements be made affective as rate schedules as of January 5, 1999.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

18. The Detroit Edison Company

[Docket No. ER99-1698-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, the Detroit Edison Company (Detroit Edison), tendered for filing Service Agreements (the Service Agreement) for Long Term Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service under the Open Access Transmission Tariff of Detroit Edison, FERC Electric Tariff No. 1, between Detroit Edison and Detroit Edison Merchant Operations dated as of December 23, 1998. The parties have not engaged in any transactions under the Service Agreements prior to thirty days to this filing.

Detroit Edison requests that the Service Agreements be made affective as rate schedules as of January 1, 1999.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

19. Detroit Edison Company

[Docket No. ER99-1699-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, the Detroit Edison Company (Detroit Edison), tendered for filing Service Agreements (the Service Agreement) for Short Term Firm and Non-Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service under the Joint Open Access Transmission Tariff of Consumers Energy Company and Detroit Edison, FERC Electric Tariff No. 1, between Detroit Edison and Cargill-Alliant, LLC dated as of January 5, 1999. The parties have not engaged in any transactions under the Service Agreements prior to thirty days to this filing.

Detroit Edison requests that the Service Agreements be made affective as rate schedules as of January 5, 1999.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

20. Ohio Edison Company, Pennsylvania Power Company, the Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, and the Toledo Edison Company

[Docket No. ER99-1700-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Ohio Edison Company, Pennsylvania Power Company, the Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company and The Toledo Edison Company (collectively, the FirstEnergy Operating Companies) tendered for filing a Service Agreement under which they will take Network Integration Transmission Service under their Open Access Transmission Tariff (Tariff) on file with the Commission and a corresponding Network Operating Agreement governing certain operations and procedures relating to that service.

The FirstEnergy Operating Companies request that these agreements be made effective as of the date the Commission issues an order approving the FirstEnergy Operating Companies' September 25, 1998 Offer of Settlement in Docket Nos. ER97-412-000, ER97-413-000 and ER98-1932- 000, which has been certified to the Commission by the presiding administrative law judge in those proceedings and awaits Commission approval. The FirstEnergy Operating Companies also fileda revised Index of Customers to be incorporated into the Tariff.

The FirstEnergy Operating Companies state that a copy of their filing has been served on the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio and the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

21. Minnesota Power, Inc.

[Docket No. ER99-1701-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Minnesota Power, Inc., tendered for filing signed Non-Firm and Short-Term Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service Agreements with Rainbow Energy Marketing Corp., under its Firm and Non-Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service to satisfy its filing requirements under this tariff.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

22. Minnesota Power, Inc.

[Docket No. ER99-1702-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Minnesota Power, Inc., tendered for filing signed Non-Firm and Short-term Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service Agreements with Avista Energy under its Firm and Non-Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service to satisfy its filing requirements under this tariff.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

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23. Virginia Electric and Power Company

[Docket No. ER99-1703-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Virginia Electric and Power Company (Virginia Power), tendered for filing a Service Agreement for Non-Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service with Ameren Services Company (Transmission Customer) under the Open Access Transmission Tariff to Eligible Purchasers dated July 14, 1997. Under the tendered Service Agreement, Virginia Power will provide Non-Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service to the Transmission Customer under the rates, terms and conditions of the Open Access Transmission Tariff.

Virginia Power requests an effective date of the date of February 3, 1999, the date of filing of the Service Agreement.

Copies of the filing were served upon Ameren Services Company, the Virginia State Corporation Commission and the North Carolina Utilities Commission.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

24. Virginia Electric and Power Company

[Docket No. ER99-1704-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Virginia Electric and Power Company (Virginia Power), tendered for filing a Service Agreement for Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service with Ameren Services Company (Transmission Customer) under the Open Access Transmission Tariff to Eligible Purchasers dated July 14, 1997. Under the tendered Service Agreement, Virginia Power will provide Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service to the Transmission Customer under the rates, terms and conditions of the Open Access Transmission Tariff.

Virginia Power requests an effective date of the date of February 3, 1999, the date of filing of the Service Agreement.

Copies of the filing were served upon Ameren Services Company, the Virginia State Corporation Commission and the North Carolina Utilities Commission.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

25. Cinergy Services, Inc.

[Docket No. ER99-1705-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Cinergy Services, Inc. (Cinergy), tendered for filing a service agreement under Cinergy's Open Access Transmission Service Tariff (the Tariff) entered into between Cinergy and Cleco Corp. (Cleco).

Cinergy and Cleco are requesting an effective date of January 4, 1999.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

26. Cinergy Services, Inc.

[Docket No. ER99-1706-000]

Take notice that on February 3, 1999, Cinergy Services, Inc. (Cinergy), tendered for filing a service agreement under Cinergy's Open Access Transmission Service Tariff (the Tariff) entered into between Cinergy and Cleco Corp. (Cleco).

Cinergy and Cleco are requesting an effective date of January 4, 1999.

Comment date: February 23, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

27. Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company

[Docket No. ER99-1708-000]

Take notice that on February 2, 1999, Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company (OG&E), filedto cancel its Supplemental Power Sales Agreement with the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority, which has been designated OG&E Rate Schedule FERC No. 136, pursuant to Section 35.15 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) Regulations.

OG&E requests acceptance of its notice and waiver of the 60-day notice requirement to permit the cancellation to become effective February 1, 1999, or such later date as authorized by the Commission.

This filing has been served upon the affected purchaser.

Comment date: February 22, 1999, in accordance with Standard Paragraph E at the end of this notice.

Standard Paragraphs

E. Any person desiring to be heard or to protest said filing should file a motion to intervene or protest with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, N.E., Washington, D.C. 20426, in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 18 CFR 385.214). All such motions or protests should be filedon or before the comment date. Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a motion to intervene. Copies of these filings are on file with the Commission and are available for public inspection. David P. Boergers, Secretary.

[FR Doc. 99-3738Filed2-16-99; 8:45 am]

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