The Oklahoma Corporation Commission has reached an agreement with the state's largest electrical utility that avoids a rate increase for its 800,000 customers in the state.
The Portland Press Herald reports that CMP says in a regulatory filing that the change will increase the project's cost by $950,000.
resources and battery storage. New modeling show monthly savings for the average customer would be less — $6.87 instead of $7.11 — if regulators go with the utility's preferred option.
Con Edison has taken this action because it believes that the EPA's rollback of the Clean Power Plan is the wrong approach to combating climate change, and will undermine the company's own efforts to achieve meaningful reductions in greenhouse gas emissions
The preliminary plan filed in federal court is part of its effort to exit from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection by next year.
The fires were started by PG&E's equipment, including power lines that toppled from strong winds. Under California law, that makes PG&E liable for damages.
The fall SARA includes a 61,034 MW fall peak demand forecast, which is unchanged from the preliminary fall forecast released in May 2019. The forecast is based on normal weather conditions during fall peak demands, from 2003 through 2017.
The order from West Bengal State Electricity Transmission Co., one of the state’s largest transmission utilities, will address the growing energy demand of the state and provide the utility with the latest transmission infrastructure.
Duke Energy began planning for Hurricane Dorian in Florida more than a week ago and has put nearly 6,500 transmission and distribution personnel in place to support power restoration, which is nearly three times the typical number of crews in the state.