SCOPE: Evaluate and provide expert testimony regarding a utility’ plan for a strategic reorganization to exit a system agreement and join a regional transmission organization.
SCOPE: Evaluate and provide expert testimony regarding Entergy Arkansas’ plan for a strategic reorganization. The first phase addressed five proposed strategic options for system operations upon exit of the parent organization system agreement. The second phase evaluated the company’s plan to pursue its preferred option to join the Midcontinent ISO (MISO) regional transmission organization.
SERVICES: Conducted substantive discovery, review and analysis of the company’s plan. Presented initial, supplemental, and rebuttal testimony in each phase. Mr. Daniel Peaco offered oral testimony before the Arkansas Public Service Commission in September 2011 and May 2012. (testimony at http://www.apscservices.info)
Utility Merger Evaluation
Southeast , North Carolina, South Carolina
SCOPE: Evaluate and provide expert testimony regarding the ratepayer benefits and implications for renewable energy policy associated with a proposed utility merger.
Transmission Developer Qualification
Southeast , Florida
SCOPE: Evaluate qualification applications from competitive transmission developers for compliance with established reliability coordinator requirements.
Audit of Power and Gas Transactions
West , Utah
SCOPE: Conduct a technical audit and provide expert testimony on the reasonableness of the cost recovery application of a utility regarding its physical and financial transaction for power and natural gas.
Transmission System Divestiture
Midcontinent South , Arkansas
SCOPE: Evaluate and provide expert testimony on a utility’s proposed spin-off of its transmission business to an independent transmission company.
Class Cost Allocation
Northeast , New Brunswick
SCOPE: Evaluate and provide expert testimony on a utility’s proposed class cost allocation study methodology and implications for prospective rate design changes.
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William L. Humes, Of Counsel