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Meeting Name: PUC Agenda Meeting Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 7/30/2020 9:15 AM  
Meeting location: Online via Webex
Published agenda: Agenda Decisions Agenda Decisions Published minutes: Not available  
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Details 2020-112 11. M - Miscellaneous* G004/M-20-422 Great Plains Natural Gas Co. (Great Plains) In the Matter of the Petition by Great Plains Natural Gas Co., a Division of Montana-Dakota Utilities Co., for Approval of a Gas Utility Infrastructure Cost Adjustment True-up Report for 2019 and Adjustment Factors. Should the Commission accept Great Plains Annual Report for the true-up of the 2019 revenue requirement and approve its Petition for approval of recovery of the 2019 Gas Utility Infrastructure Costs (GUIC)? (PUC: Worlobah, Bender)  Action details
Details 2020-108 12. M - Miscellaneous* G002/M-20-282 Northern States Power Company, d/b/a Xcel Energy In the Matter of the Petition of Northern States Power Company, doing business as Xcel Energy (Xcel), for Approval of an Extension of a Rule Variance to Use a Monthly Demand Cost True-up Mechanism. (PUC: Ubani; DOC: Beckett)  Action details
Details 2020-109 13. M - Miscellaneous* G-002/M-19-498 Northern States Power Company, d/b/a Xcel Energy In the Matter of the Petition of Northern States Power Company for Approval of Changes in Contract Demand Entitlements. Should the Commission accept Xcel Energy’s proposed demand entitlement levels and cost changes and approve Xcel request to implement through Purchased Gas Adjustment, changes in its interstate pipeline transportation, storage entitlements and other demand-related contracts for 2019-2020 heating season? (PUC: Ubani)  Action details
Details 2017-170 44. M - Miscellaneous* E015/AA-20-463; Minnesota Power; E999/CI-03-802 All Commission-Regulated Electric Utilities In the Matter of Minnesota Power’s Petition for Approval of the Annual Forecasted Fuel and Purchased Energy; In the Matter of an Investigation into the Appropriateness of Electric Energy Cost Adjustments. 1. Should the Commission approve Minnesota Power’s request for an extension of time to file its reply comments in its 2021 FCA forecast petition? 2. Should the Commission delegate to the Commission’s Executive Secretary the ability to vary the timelines set forth in the Commission’s June 12, 2019 Order in the FCA reform proceeding? (PUC: Bonnett, Alonso, Bender)  Action details
Details 2020-110 15. D - Depreciation** E017/D-19-547 Otter Tail Power Company In the Matter of Otter Tail Power Company’s Petition for Approval of its 2019 Annual Review of Depreciation Certification. 1. Should the Commission approve the proposed depreciation parameters and the resulting rates for Otter Tail Power Company’s annual depreciation update? 2. Should the proposed remaining lives of Hoot Lake Production Plant Units 2 & 3 and Hydraulic Production Plant be reduced by one year to better match depreciation accruals to plant retirement? (PUC: Hetherington)  Action details
Details 2020-016 26. M - Miscellaneous** E002/M-19-568 Northern States Power Company, d/b/a Xcel Energy In the Matter of Xcel Energy’s Petition for Approval of a Solar Energy Purchase with Elk Creek Solar, LLC for 80 MW of Solar Generation. 1. Should the Commission approve Xcel’s Petition for Approval of the Elk Creek Solar PPA? 2. Should the Commission require Xcel to use a formal, competitive bidding resource acquisition process for Renewable*Connect resources? 3. Does the PPA’s Fourth Amendment, filed on June 19, 2020, sufficiently address the Commission’s, Department’s, and labor unions’ feedback on the Seller’s commitment to use union labor? (PUC: Stalpes)  Action details
Details 2020-107 17. RP - Resource Planning** E015/RP-15-690; Minnesota Power E015/M-17-568; E015/GR-16-664 In the Matter of Minnesota Power’s 2015 Integrated Resource Plan; In the Matter of Minnesota Power’s Petition for Approval of the EnergyForward Resource Package; Minnesota Power’s 2016 Rate Case. 1. Should the Commission approve MP’s request for a six month extension for submitting its next Integrated Resource Plan (IRP), Baseload Retirement Study, and Securitization Plan, from October 1, 2020 to April 1, 2021? 2. Should the Commission require MP to address any additional items in the December 1, 2020 interim update or in advance of its next IRP? (PUC: Stalpes)  Action details