WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 -- The U.S. Department of Energy'sFederal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the following letter involving Duke Energy, Cincinnati, Ohio:
Sheri H. May
Duke Energy Corporation
139 East Fourth Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Reference: Letter Agreement
Dear Ms. May:
On August 25, 2017, Duke Energy Business Services, LLC submitted, on behalf of Duke Energy Indiana, LLC, a Letter Agreement between Duke Energy Indiana, LLC and Wabash Valley Power Association. (1) The Letter Agreement provides for the design, installation, ownership, and operation of interconnection facilities and specifies reimbursement costs. Pursuant to authority delegated to the Director, Division of Electric Power Regulation - Central, under 18 C.F.R. Section 375.307, your submittal in the above-referenced proceeding is accepted, effective August 28, 2017, as requested.
Notice of the filing was published in the Federal Register with comments, protests, or interventions due on or before September 15, 2017. Under 18 C.F.R. Section 385.210, interventions are timely if made within the time prescribed by the Secretary. Under 18 C.F.R. Section 385.214, the filing of a timely motion to intervene makes the movant a party to the proceeding, if no answer in opposition is filed within fifteen days. No protests or adverse comments were received.
This action does not constitute approval of any service, rate, charge, classification or any rule, regulation, contract, or practice affecting such rate or service provided for in the filed documents; nor shall such action be deemed as recognition of any claimed contractual right or obligation affecting or relating to such service or rate; and such action is without prejudice to any findings or orders which have been made or may hereafter be made by the Commission in any proceeding now pending or hereafter instituted by or against the applicant(s).
This order constitutes final agency action. Requests for rehearing by the Commission may be filed within 30 days of the date of issuance of this order, pursuant to 18 C.F.R. Section 385.713.
Penny S. Murrell
Director, Division of Electric Power Regulation Central
1. This agreement is designated as Duke Energy Indiana, LLC - Tariffs, Rate Schedules and Service Agreements, Rate Schedule No. 271, Letter Agreement with WVPA, 0.0.0.
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