In this video I go over some of the slides presented at a meeting with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and why I think some of this is positive news and why I am optimistic!
In this video we explore what ROE is, why it is important, how it is set by the Arizona Corporation Commission, and why the phrase “No utility should earn more than 2% ROE” is completely misguided and detrimental.
I give a sneak peek of the upcoming automated agenda software and a look at why we needed an adjustment to the public comment signup process that everyone is up in arms about right now.
A look at the California ISO energy market and how it is affecting all the states at the time this video was being made. Link to the page in the video: https://www.caiso.com/TodaysOutlook/Pages/prices.html
In this video, we discuss the following:
The fastest regular Open Meeting that I’ve seen
APS Marketing and Trading tour
Working with ADOA on website updates
I’ve been appointed to represent AZ on a couple boards to share power in the western US
TEP rate case
Prop 412 in Tucson
Rio Verde Foothills water issue
An EPA workshop on forever chemicals in our water, and
Next week’s Energy Reliability Summit
In this video, we discuss baseload and how renewables and solar interact with the baseload, and why it’s becoming a real problem.
How to give effective public comment before the commission, and likely other regulatory or government bodies. This is not an authority on the subject, but following these steps will help you stand out amongst most other commenters. Don’t forget to like and share this video with your friends!
We recap the Open Meeting this week, including the very hot topic of Community Solar and how the votes fell. We also welcome our new Executive Director, Doug Clark.
SRP is releasing a bunch of water from Bartlett dam, Commissioner Thompson kicked off his newsletter updates (sign up https://azcc.us21.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=e9a3c20d7e5eeddfd26568ad7&id=2cac1d2d3b), and we discuss the upcoming agenda.