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Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefings

 

An Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing is a communication that is conducted in accordance with S.C. Code Ann. 58-3-260 (C) (6).  Communications, directly or indirectly, regarding any law or fact, or other matter that is reasonably expected to become an issue in a proceeding may be conducted before the commission, if properly noticed, consistent with the directives of S.C. Code Ann. 58-3-260. 


Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing Procedures and Forms are available for download from the Office of Regulatory Staff website
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Scheduled for June 23, 2016 at 10:30 AM: Docket No. 2016-240-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing on Deferral of Advanced Metering Infrastructure Costs

June 8, 2016 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. ND 2016-23-C: Office of Regulatory Staff - Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing Regarding the State Telecom Equity in Funding Act

May 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. ND 2016-8-W: SouthWest Water Company's Pending Acquisition to Acquire All of the Membership Interests of KIU Holdings LLC, the Parent Company of Kiawah Island Utility, Incorporated - Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing

April 21, 2016 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. ND 2016-14-E: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC - Request for Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing to Discuss Potential Solar Facility

March 23, 2016 at 10:30 AM  Docket No.'s 2015-8-E and 2015-10-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Duke Energy Progress, Incorporated's Integrated Resource Plans (IRP)

February 10, 2016 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. ND 2016-5-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Duke Energy Progress, LLC - Request for Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing to Discuss Coal Ash Disposal

January 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. ND 2015-32-G: Duke Energy Corporation's Acquisition of Piedmont Natural Gas

January 12, 2016 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. ND 2015-31-E: BellSouth Telecommunications, LLC d/b/a AT&T South Carolina Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing Regarding Telecommunications IP Transition

December 2, 2015 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. ND 2015-24-E: Office of Regulatory Staff Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing Regarding the Clean Power Plan

November 19, 2015 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. ND 2015-30-E: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Recent Activity Concerning the New Nuclear Units at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station

October 22, 2015 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. ND 2015-29-WS: Palmetto Utilities, Incorporated, Palmetto Wastewater Reclamation, LLC, and Palmetto of Richland County, LLC Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing Regarding Installation of New Telecommunications Software

October 22, 2015 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. ND 2015-27-C: Competitive Carriers of the South, Inc. (CompSouth) Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing Regarding Telecommunications Transition

May 27, 2015 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. ND 2015-12-A:  Greenville County Economic Development Corporation Request for Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing to Discuss Automated Transport Network

April 16, 2015 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. 2015-136-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC for Approval of Pay As You Go Pilot Program

April 9, 2015 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. ND 2015-10-E: Southern Environmental Law Center Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing Regarding an Update on the Status of Coal Ash at the Robinson and Lee Plants

April 1, 2015, immediately following the Commission Meeting at 2:00 PM  Docket No. 2015-70-EG: Office of Regulatory Staff's Proposed Residential Customer "Bill of Rights" for Both Electric and Gas Customers

February 10, 2015 at 10:30 AM  Docket No. ND 2015-5-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC - Request for Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing to Discuss Coal Ash Disposal

February 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. ND 2014-40-G:  Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc., Duke Energy Progress, Inc., and Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC Request for Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing for an Update on Atlantic Coast Pipeline

December 10, 2014 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. ND 2014-38-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Duke Energy Progress, Inc. Request for Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing to Discuss Cyber Security

October 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM  Docket No. ND 2014-25-E: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Update on Construction Progress of New Nuclear Units at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station

September 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM  Docket No. ND 2014-28-E:  Southern Environmental Law Center, Upstate Forever, and Save Our Saluda Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Coal Ash Basin Closure

September 23, 2014 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. ND 2014-28-E:  Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Duke Energy Progress, Inc. Request for Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing to Discuss Coal Ash Basin Closure

September 10, 2014 at 2 :00 PM Docket No. ND 2014-24-E:  Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Duke Energy Progress, Inc. Request for Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing on Smart Meters

August 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM  Docket No. 2014-23-E: The South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff (ORS) and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing on the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Clean Power Plan Proposal

June 2, 2014 at 2:00 PM  Docket Nos. 2013-10-E & 2013-8-E:  Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC & Duke Energy Progress, Incorporated Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss 2013 Integrated Resource Plans (IRP)

May 14, 2014 at 10:00 AM  Docket No. NDI 2014-16-C:  Comcast Corporation and Time Warner Cable Incorporated Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss the Merger of the Requesting Parties

April 16, 2014 at 2:00 PM Docket No. NDI 2014-12-E:  South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Solar Potential in South Carolina

March 24, 2014 (Immediately following the NDI 2014-8-E Allowable Ex Parte)  Docket No. NDI 2014-11-E:  Southern Environmental Law Center Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Coal Ash Disposal Practices in the Carolinas

March 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM  Docket No. NDI 2014-8-E:  Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Duke Energy Progress, Incorporated Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Coal Ash and North Carolina Spill

March 20, 2014 at 10:00 AM  Docket No. NDI-2014-9-E:  Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Duke Energy Progress, Incorporated Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Update on the Joint Dispatch Agreement

February 27, 2014 10:00 AM  Docket No. NDI-2014-3-E:  South Carolina Electric & Gas Company Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss the Events of January 7, 2014, Impacting SCE&G's Electric System

February 26, 2014 2:00 PM  Docket No. NDI-2014-7-E:  Office of Regulatory Staff Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss ORS's Monitoring of SCE&G's Nuclear Facility Near Jenkinsville, SC

February 18, 2014 2:00 PM  Docket No. NDI-2014-6-WS:  Tega Cay Water Service, Inc. Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Consent Order with DHEC

December 18, 2013 10:00 AM Docket No. NDI-2013-20-C:  Office of Regulatory Staff - Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing Regarding the Operation and Maintenance of the State Universal Service Fund ("State USF")

 December 17, 2013 10:00 AM  Docket No. NDI-2013-19-E:  South Carolina Coastal Conservation League and Southern Alliance for Clean Energy Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Economic Development Opportunities with Solar, Wind & Energy Efficiency

October 17, 2013 10:00 AM Docket 2013-336-E:  South Carolina Electric & Gas Company Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing:  Accounting Order for Authorization to Remove from Its Retail Electric Rate Base Accumulated Deferred Income Tax Debit Amounts

June 26, 2013 9:30 AM Docket NDI-2013-13-E:  South Carolina Electric & Gas Company Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: Update on Construction Progress of New Nuclear Units at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station

January 23, 2013 10:00 AM Docket 2011-158-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Progress Energy Carolinas, Inc. Notice of Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: Joint Dispatch Savings and Merger Integration Update

December 19, 2012 9:30 AM Docket 2012-9-E: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's 2012 Integrated Resource Plan

December 19, 2012 Immediately Following South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's Briefing Docket 2012-9-E: South Carolina Coastal Conservation League, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, and Upstate Forever: Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's 2012 Integrated Resource Plan

May 29, 2012 10:30 AM ND-2012-12-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC's Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: Economic Development

May 2, 2012 10:30 AM ND-2012-8-E: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: Pilot Weather Normalization Adjustment Mechanism

March 21, 2012 10:30 AM Docket 2009-190-E: Progress Energy Carolinas, Incorporated's Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: Experimental Prepay Pilot Program

March 15, 2012 10:30 AM Docket 2012-55-E: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's Annual Update on Demand Side Management Programs and Petition for Update to DSM Rate Rider

February 15, 2012 10:30 AM Docket 2011-329-C: Office of Regulatory Staff's Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: S.C. Code Ann. Reg. 103-607

January 18, 2012 2:00 PM ND-2011-37-S: Palmetto Wastewater Reclamation, LLC d/b/a/ Alpine Utilities and d/b/a Woodland Utilities ("Company") Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: Presentations to customers in"Town Hall Meetings" conducted since the issuance of Order No. 2011-320, in Docket No.2011-65-S, dated May 13,2011

January 18, 2012 10:30 AM ND-2011-36-W: Utilities, Incorporated Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: Considerations involved in Consolidation of Utilities, Inc's subsidiaries in South Carolina, and alternative rate setting mechanisms for water and wastewater utilities

December 21, 2011 10:30 AM - South Carolina Coastal Conservation League, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, and Upstate Forever's Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing: The 2011 Integrated Resource Plans for Progress Energy Carolinas, Inc. (Docket No. 2011-8-E) and Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC (Docket No. 2011-10-E)

Docket No. 2011-8-E
Docket No. 2011-10-E


December 20, 2011 2:30 p.m. Docket 2011-10-E: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC's Notice of Request for Allowable Ex Parte Briefing (Rescheduled): Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC's 2011 Integrated Resource

December 1, 2011: Progress Energy Carolinas' Integrated Resource Plan
     
ORS Certification Letter
      Transcript
      Sign-In Sheets
      Participant Certifications

November 9, 2011: Lockhart Power Company's Integrated Resource Plan

     ORS Certification Letter
     Transcript
     Sign-In Sheets
     Participation Certifications

November 9, 2011: Office of Regulatory Staff Regarding Measurement of Prudency in Hedging Programs

    ORS Certification Letter
    Additional References
    Presentation Materials (slides)
    Presentation Materials (additional pages)
    Transcript
    Sign-In Sheets and Statements of Attendees

September 9, 2011: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company Regarding V.C. Summer Construction Update

    ORS Certification Letter
    Additional Reference - Limited Notice to Proceed
   Additional Reference - Emergency NRC Petition
    Additional Reference - Supplemental Comments to Emergency NRC Petition
    Transcript with Attached Presentation Slides
    Sign-In Sheets

August 23, 2011: ND 2011-23-WS: May River Water Company - Report on Actions the Company has Taken to Maintain and Improve Water Service and Quality Since the Commission Issued Order No. 2011-163 in Docket No. 2010-132-W, dated March 1, 2011

    Certification Letter
    Transcript
    Sign-In Sheets

August 17, 2011: ND 2011-22-WS:  United Utilities Companies, Inc. Regarding Actions the Company has Taken to Maintain and Improve Service Since the Commission Issued Order No. 2002-214 in Docket No. 2000-210-WS dated March 22, 2002

    Certification Letter
    Additional Reference - Asset Purchase Agreement
    Additional Reference - Motion & Order of Condemnation dated 7/8/2010
    Additional Reference - Summary of Customer Complaints
    Additional Reference - Requested detail of Capital Asset Replacement
    Additional Reference - Detail: 2009 CPR Data
    Additional Reference - Detail: 2010 CPR Data
    Transcript with Attached Presentation Slides
    Sign-In Sheets

July 12, 2011: ND 2011-21-WS: Tega Cay Regarding Actions the Company has Taken to Maintain and Improve Service Since the Commission Issued Order No. 2007-888 in Docket No. 2007-243-WS dated 12/18/2007

    Certification Letter
    Transcript with Attached Presentation Slides
    Sign-In Sheets

June 21, 2011: ND 2016-21-A: Progress Energy Carolinas Regarding Update on Proposed EPA Regulations

    Certification Letter
    Additional Reference - Submitted Letters
    Transcript with Attached Presentation Slides
    Sign-In Sheets

June 7, 2011: ND 2011-9-WS: Harbor Island Utilities' Regarding Actions the Company has Taken to Maintain and Improve Service Since the Commission Issued ORder No. 2007-888, in Docket No. 2007-243-WS, Dated December 18, 2007

    Certification Letter
    Additional Reference - 2008 Wastewater Annual Report
    Additional Reference - 2008 Water Annual Report
    Additional Reference - 2009 Wastewater Annual Report
    Additional Reference - 2009 Water Annual Report
    Additional Reference - 2010 Wastewater Annual Report
    Additional Reference - 2010 Water Annual Report
    Additional Reference - Profit and Loss Statements '04-'10
    Transcript
    Sign-In Sheets

June 1, 2011: Docket No. 2011-9-E: Coastal Conservation League, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, and Upstate Forever Regarding SCE&G's 2011 Integrated Resource Plan (IRP)

    Certification Letter
    Transcript with Attached Presentation Slides
    Sign-In Sheets

May 24, 2011: Docket No. 2011-114-E: Duke Energy Carolinas Regarding Proposed Plug In Electric Vehicle Charging Station Pilot Program

    Certification Letter
    Transcript with Attachments
    Sign-In Sheets

April 28, 2011: Docket No.'s 2011-9-E and 2011-49-E: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company Regarding 2011 IRP, Demand Side Management, and Energy Efficiency Update

    Certification Letter
    Transcript with Attachments
    Sign-In Sheets

April 19, 2011: South Carolina Electric & Gas Company Regarding Pilot Weather Normalization Adjustment Mechanism

    Certification Letter
    Transcript and Presentation Slides
    Sign-In Sheets

April 18, 2011: ND 2011-9-WS: Alpine Utilities, Inc. Report on Actions the Company has Taken to Maintain and Improve Service Since the Commission Issued Order No. 2008-759 in Docket No. 2008-190-S, dated November 6, 2008

    Certification Letter
    Transcript
    Sign-In Sheets

March 25, 2011: ND 2016-21-A: Duke Energy Carolinas Look Ahead at 2011 and Review of Nuclear Operations

    Certification Letter
    Additional Reference - Moody's Announcement
    Transcript with Attachments
    Sign-In Sheets

February 22, 2011: Docket No. 2009-220-C: Frontier Communications Update on the Status of the Transition Since July 1, 2010, with Emphasis on Broadband Investments Made to Date in Frontier Operating Exchange and Future Broadband Plans for 2011

    Certification Letter
    Transcript with Attachments
    Sign-In Sheets