Docket: 16-028-U

Style: IN THE MATTER OF AN INVESTIGATION OF POLICIES RELATED TO RENEWABLE DISTRIBUTED ELECTRIC GENERATION

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Company Name Docket Role
Commission Initiating Party
Arkansas Advanced Energy Association, Inc. Intervenor
Arkansas Electric Energy Consumers, Inc. Intervenor
Energy Freedom Coalition of America Intervenor
Francis M. Kelly Intervenor
Luis Contreras Intervenor
National Audubon Society, Inc. Intervenor
Pat Costner Intervenor
Pulaski County, Arkansas Intervenor
Scenic Hill Solar LLC Intervenor
Sierra Club Intervenor
Solar Energy Arkansas, Inc. Intervenor
The Alliance for Solar Choice Intervenor
Wal-Mart Stores Arkansas LLC Intervenor
William R. Ball Intervenor
APSC General Staff Party
Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Ashley-Chicot Electric Cooperative, Inc. Party
Attorney General of Arkansas Party
C & L Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Clay County Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Entergy Arkansas, Inc. Party
Farmers Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
First Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Mississippi County Electric Cooperative, Inc. Party
North Arkansas Electric Cooperative, Inc. Party
Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company Party
Ouachita Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Ozarks Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Petit Jean Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Rich Mountain Electric Cooperative, Inc. Party
South Central Arkansas Electric Cooperative, Inc. Party
Southwest Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
Southwestern Electric Power Company Party
The Empire District Electric Company Party
Woodruff Electric Cooperative Corporation Party
File Date/Time
Description
4:02:00 PM
4/29/2016
1. ORDER NO. 1 (COMMISSION) On the basis of recent developments and of significant and continuing changes in cost and technology associated with renewable DG, which will potentially expand the types and frequency of similar dockets, this order establishes a docket to more broadly collect information to consider whether any change is warranted in the Commission’s policies related to renewable DG, beyond those policy changes contemplated in Docket No. 16-027-R. A procedural shedule is established herein. Ms.
8:52:00 AM
5/3/2016
2. Attorney General of Arkansas submits letter serving as written notice of their intent to be an active party in this Docket. Ks
2:47:00 PM
6/6/2016
3. William R. Ball of Stellar Sun submits Petition to Intervene. Ks
11:16:04 AM
6/7/2016
4. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commissions submits Response to Petition to Intervene by William Ball. Sr.
9:46:00 AM
6/8/2016
5. Petition to Intervene filed by Frances M. Kelly. Ks
11:33:00 AM
6/8/2016
6. Petition to Intervene filed by Wal-Mart Stores Arkansas, LLC and Sam's West, Inc. Cm
2:16:00 PM
6/9/2016
7. General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission's Response to Petition to Intervene by Francis Kelly, Pro Se Individual. Ks
2:19:00 PM
6/9/2016
8. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission's Response to Petition to Intervene by Wal-Mart Stores Arkansas, LLC, and Sam's West, Inc. Ks
2:01:53 PM
6/10/2016
9. Petition to Intervene filed by Scenic Hill Solar LLC. Sr.
3:29:53 PM
6/10/2016
10. General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits its Response to the Petition to Intervene filed by Scenic Hill Solar LLC. Sr.
3:00:00 PM
6/13/2016
11. Solar Energy Arkansas, Inc. submits Petition to Intervene. Ks
8:04:00 AM
6/14/2016
12. Arkansas Advanced Energy Association, Inc. submits Petition to Intervene as a Party. Ks
8:37:00 AM
6/14/2016
13. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by Solar Energy Arkansas, Inc. Ks
9:10:00 AM
6/14/2016
14. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by Arkansas Advanced Energy Association, Inc. Ks
12:33:51 PM
6/14/2016
15. Energy Freedom Coalition of America, LLC submits Petition to Intervene as a Party. Sr.
2:02:00 PM
6/14/2016
16. Petition to Intervene filed by The Alliance for Solar Choice. Cm
2:19:00 PM
6/14/2016
17. Petition to Intervene filed by Sierra Club. Ks
8:07:00 AM
6/15/2016
18. Petition to Intervene filed by Jerry Landrum. Ks
9:12:00 AM
6/15/2016
19. Petition to Intervene filed by Arkansas Electric Energy Consumers, Inc. Ms.
9:17:00 AM
6/15/2016
20. Petition to Intervene filed by Luis Contreras. Ms.
10:52:00 AM
6/15/2016
21. Petition to Intervene filed by the National Audubon Society, Inc.. Ks
1:42:00 PM
6/15/2016
22. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by Arkansas Electric Energy Consumers, Inc. Ks
2:25:00 PM
6/15/2016
23. Petition to Intervene filed by Pat Costner. Ms.
3:08:00 PM
6/16/2016
24. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by Solar Energy Arkansas, Inc. Cm
3:11:00 PM
6/16/2016
25. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by William Ball, PRO SE Individual. Cm
3:28:17 PM
6/16/2016
26. General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits its Amended Response to the Petition to Intervene filed by Francis Kelly. Sr.
3:30:00 PM
6/16/2016
27. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by Luis Contreras, PRO SE Individual. Cm
3:35:00 PM
6/16/2016
28. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by Scenic Hill Solar LLC. Cm
3:38:00 PM
6/16/2016
29. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by Ms. Pat Costner PRO SE Individual. Cm
3:41:00 PM
6/16/2016
30. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to the Petition to Intervene filed by Sierra Club. Cm
3:38:00 PM
6/16/2016
31. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to the Petition to Intervene filed by National Audubon Society, Inc. Ms.
3:44:00 PM
6/16/2016
32. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to the Petition to Intervene filed by Mr. Jerry Landrum. Cm
3:43:00 PM
6/16/2016
33. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to the Petition to Intervene filed by Energy Freedom Coalition of America, LLC. Ms.
3:48:33 PM
6/16/2016
34. General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits its Amended Response to the Petition to Intervene filed by The Alliance for Solar Choice. Sr.
10:58:00 AM
6/17/2016
35. NOTICE: (Elana C. Wills, Commissioner) Parties and pending intervenors to this docket are hereby notified that I am related as a second cousin to Doug McMillon who is Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Wal-Mart) President and CEO and a member of the Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Board of Directors. I do not maintain a close family relationship with Mr. McMillon and I believe that I am fully capable of rendering a fair and impartial decision in this proceeding, and therefore do not believe there is any basis for recusal. Any Request for Recusal shall be filed no later than noon on June 24, 2016. Absent the filing and subsequent acceptance of such a Request, I intend to fully participate in this proceeding. Cm
12:40:00 PM
6/17/2016
36. William Ball submits Petition To Proceed As An Independent Intervenor. Cm
8:55:00 AM
6/20/2016
37. ORDER NO. 2 (COMMISSION) The General Staff having raised the issue of similar interests among petitioners, the Commission directs any petitioner in the groupings recommended by Staff either to indicate agreement with Staff, or to demonstrate why the Petitioner's interest is not adequately represented by any other Party or petitioner to the proceeding or why the Petitioner otherwise should be admitted individually. Responses by Petitioners to Staff's recommendations shall be filed in this docket on or before noon, Friday, June 24, 2016. Further, Rule 4.02(a)(4) of the RPPs provides that any petition to intervene is deemed denied if not acted on within twenty days. Therefore, all petitions to intervene filed in this docket are held in abeyance pending further Commission action. Ms.
4:15:00 PM
6/22/2016
38. Motion to Intervene of Pulaski County, Arkansas. Ks
8:20:00 AM
6/23/2016
39. Petition to Proceed as an Independent Intervenor filed by Luis Contreras. Ks
10:10:00 AM
6/23/2016
40. Amended Petition to Intervene of Pulaski County, Arkansas. Ks
10:16:29 AM
6/23/2016
41. National Audubon Society, Inc., submits its Reply to Response to Petition to Intervene. Sr.
11:29:20 AM
6/23/2016
42. The General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission submits Response to Petition to Intervene by Pulaski County, Arkansas. Sr.
2:24:23 PM
6/23/2016
43. Amended Petition to Intervene filed by Pat Costner. Sr.
2:54:00 PM
6/23/2016
44. The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC) submits Response to Order No. 2. Ms.
8:08:00 AM
6/24/2016
45. Reply to the General Staff's Amended Response to Petition to Intervene and Petition to Proceed as an Independent Intervenor of Solar Energy Arkansas, Inc. Ks
9:57:00 AM
6/24/2016
46. Petition to Proceed as an Independent Intervenor filed by Francis M. Kelly. CM
10:33:00 AM
6/24/2016
47. Energy Freedom Coalition of America's Reply to Staff's proposal to Group Intervenors. Cm
10:55:00 AM
6/24/2016
48. Scenic Hill Solar LLC submits Reply of Scenic Hill Solar to Staff's Amended Response to Petition to Intervene as a Party. CM
11:36:00 AM
6/24/2016
49. Sierra Club's Reply to General Staff Regarding Intervention and Request to Proceed as an Independent Intervenor.
3:13:00 PM
7/1/2016
50. ORDER NO. 3 (COMMISSION) The Commission rules as herein stated on the pending Petitions to Intervene in this docket. Ms.
12:55:00 PM
7/26/2016
51. Arkansas Electric Energy Consumers, Inc., submits membership list. Cm
11:32:00 AM
8/17/2016
52. The Energy Freedom Coalition of America, LLC submits Motion to Withdraw. Cm
11:36:00 AM
8/18/2016
53. Notice of Service List additional for attorney Stephen Cuffman, on behalf of Southwestern Electric Power Company. Ms.
4:25:43 PM
8/23/2016
54. ORDER NO.4 (COMMISSION) The Commission approves Energy Freedom Coalition ("EFCA's) Motion. Sr.
8:29:11 AM
8/26/2016
55. Direct Testimony and Exhibits of Curt Volkmann filed on behalf of the Office of Arkansas Attorney General. Sr.
9:17:41 AM
8/26/2016
56. Initial Comments Response to the Commission Questions filed by the General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission. Sr.
9:24:29 AM
8/26/2016
57. Initial Comments Response to the Commission Questions filed by Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company. Sr.
9:31:36 AM
8/26/2016
58. Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation and the Members Cooperative's submits Joint Initial Comments. Sr.
10:20:00 AM
8/26/2016
59. Initial Comments and Responses filed by Entergy Arkansas, Inc. CM
10:29:00 AM
8/26/2016
60. Initial Comments filed by Luis Contreras. Cm
10:52:00 AM
8/26/2016
61. The Arkansas Advanced Energy Association, Inc. submits the Initial Comments of Arkansas Advanced Energy Association, Inc. Ms.
10:56:24 AM
8/26/2016
62. Initial Comments filed by the Sierra Club. Sr.
10:59:00 AM
8/26/2016
63. Direct Testimony of Bradley G. Mullins filed on behalf of Arkansas Electric Energy Consumers, Inc. Cm
11:01:12 AM
8/26/2016
64. Direct Exhibit to Testimony of Bradley G. Mullins filed on behalf of Arkansas Electric Energy Consumers, Inc. Sr.
11:04:00 AM
8/26/2016
65. The Alliance for Solar Choice submits Initial Comments. Cm
11:07:00 AM
8/26/2016
66. Pat Costner submits Initial Comments. Ms.
11:21:27 AM
8/26/2016
67. Audubon Arkansas submits Initial Comments. Sr.
11:33:48 AM
8/26/2016
68. Southwestern Electric Power Company ("SWEPCO" or "Company") submits Initial Comments. Sr.
11:36:00 AM
8/26/2016
69. Pulaski County, Arkansas submits Initial Comments. Cm
11:45:00 AM
8/26/2016
70. Wal-Mart Stores Arkansas, LLC, and Sam's West, Inc., submits initial comments. Cm
10:25:00 AM
9/2/2016
71. Thadeus B. Culley submits Entry of Appearance on behalf of The Alliance for Solar Choice ("TASC"). Ms.
3:06:00 PM
9/20/2016
72. Jason B. Keyes submits Entry of Appearance on behalf of Scenic Hill Solar, LLC. Cm
1:37:00 PM
9/21/2016
73. Letter filed by The Empire District Electric Company stating they will not be filing any reply comments in this matter. Ks
9:31:00 AM
9/22/2016
74. Reply Comments filed by Luis Contreras. Ks
10:29:00 AM
9/22/2016
75. Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporations submits letter stating they will not be filing any reply comments in this Docket. AECC does not waive, withdraw, or relinquish any previous assertions or comments made to this Commission, and reserves all rights to participate, contest, and/or challenge any future issue that is raised in this docket. Ks
8:25:00 AM
9/23/2016
76. Reply Testimony of Curt Volkmann filed on behalf of the Office of Arkansas Attorney General.
9:29:00 AM
9/23/2016
77. Reply Comments filed by Entergy Arkansas, Inc. Ks
9:38:00 AM
9/23/2016
78. Reply Comments filed by the General Staff of the Arkansas Public Service Commission. Ks
10:01:08 AM
9/23/2016
79. Reply Comments to the Commission's Distributed Electric Generation Questions filed by Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company. Sr.
10:06:00 AM
9/23/2016
80. Reply Comments filed by Audubon Arkansas. CM
10:10:00 AM
9/23/2016
81. Reply Comments filed by Arkansas Advanced Energy Association, Inc. Ks
10:32:00 AM
9/23/2016
82. Reply Comments filed by The Alliance for Solar Choice. Ks
10:49:00 AM
9/23/2016
83. Reply Comments filed by Pulaski County Arkansas. Ms.
10:50:30 AM
9/23/2016
84. Reply Comments filed by Wal-Mart Stores Arkansas, LLC and Sam's West, Inc. Sr.
11:00:40 AM
9/23/2016
85. Reply Comments filed by William R. Ball. Sr.
11:30:00 AM
9/23/2016
86. Reply Comments filed by Francis M. Kelly. CM
11:32:00 AM
9/23/2016
87. Reply Comments filed by the Sierra Club. Ks
11:32:00 AM
9/23/2016
88. Surreply Testimony of Bradley G. Mullins filed on behalf of Arkansas Electric Energy Consumers, Inc. CM
11:34:00 AM
9/23/2016
89. Reply Comments filed by Southwestern Electric Power Company. Ks
11:45:00 AM
9/23/2016
90. Reply Comments filed by Pat Costner. Cm
11:55:00 AM
9/23/2016
91. Reply Comments filed by Scenic Hill Solar, LLC. CM
11:59:00 AM
9/23/2016
92. Revised Reply Comments filed by Pat Costner. Ks
3:27:00 PM
9/26/2016
93. Motion to Withdraw as Counsel for Scenic Hill Solar LLC. Ms.
2:43:00 PM
5/15/2017
94. Attorney General of Arkansas submits letter stating to replace Chuck Harder with Shawn McMurray on the service list. Ks
3:32:02 PM
6/13/2017
95. Arkansas Advanced Energy Association, Inc., submits letter requesting Kenneth Smith to be replaced by Katie Niebaum on service list. SJ