Distributed Energy Resource Rate Design
SCOPE: Advise utility in preparing a rate design plan for a system that anticipates high penetration of distributed renewable energy resources.
Audit of Power and Gas Transactions
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.
Natural Gas System Planning
SCOPE: Evaluate and prepare expert testimony on a utility’s plans for LNG storage to serve system needs and requirements associated with proposed special contracts.
Power Supply Cost Allocations
Evaluate and provide expert report and testimony on the cost to serve a distribution coop in the eastern interconnect from its G&T coop located in the western interconnect.
Renewable Energy Independent Evaluator
SCOPE: Serve as an independent evaluator of the economic development impact sections of renewable energy proposals offered in response to a utility’s request for proposal.
Cost Allocation and Rate Design
SCOPE: Evaluate and provide expert testimony on a utility application for retail rate changes regarding allocated cost of service study, load research, marginal costs, and rate design.