WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 -- The U.S. Department of Energy'sFederal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the following letter involving Southern California Edison, Rosemead, Calif.:
Principal Manager, FERC Rates & Compliance
Southern California Edison Company
P.O. Box 800
2244 Walnut Grove Avenue
Rosemead, CA 91770
Reference: Amended Large Generator Interconnection Agreement
Dear Ms. Koyano:
On July 27, 2017, Southern California Edison Company (SoCal Edison) submitted for filing an amended Large Generator Interconnection Agreement (LGIA) between SoCal Edison, the California Independent System Operator Corporation (CAISO) and North Rosamond Solar, LLC (Interconnection Customer) under SoCal Edison's Transmission Owner Tariff. The amended LGIA reflects: (i) a revised In-Service Date, Initial Synchronization Date, and Commercial Operation Date; (ii) the sharing of the interconnection facilities with CAISO's Queue #1076 Project; (iii) revised Network Upgrades; (iv) a revised Reliability Network Upgrades Cost and revised Reliability Network Upgrades Payment; (v) new terms and conditions associated with the shared facilities; (vi) clarification of the description of the Point of Change of Ownership; (vii) an updated one-line diagram; (viii) updates to the status of the security postings and payments; and (ix) other administrative changes. As a result of the revised cost of the facilities, the Interconnection Customer will receive a refund of$2,066,139. Waiver of the Commission's prior notice requirements pursuant to section 35.11 of the Commission's regulations (18 C.F.R. Section 35.11) is granted, (1) and the amended LGIA is accepted for filing, effective July 28, 2017, as requested. (2)
The filing was noticed on July 28, 2017, with comments, protests, or interventions due on or before August 17, 2017. No protests or adverse comments were filed. Notices of intervention and unopposed timely filed motions to intervene are granted pursuant to the operation of Rule 214 of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 C.F.R. Section 385.214). Any opposed or untimely filed motion to intervene is governed by the provisions of Rule 214.
This acceptance for filing shall not be construed as constituting approval of the referenced filing or of any rate, charge, classification or any rule, regulation or practice affecting such rate or service contained in your filed documents; nor shall such acceptance be deemed as recognition of any claimed contractual right or obligation associated therewith; and such acceptance is without prejudice to any findings or orders which have been or any which may hereafter be made by the Commission in any proceeding now pending or hereafter instituted by or against SoCal Edison.
This action is taken pursuant to the authority delegated to the Director, Division of Electric Power Regulation - West under 18 C.F.R. Section 375.307. 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.
Steve P. Rodgers
Director, Division of Electric Power Regulation West
1. Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation, et al., 60 FERC 61,106, reh'g denied, 61 FERC 61,089 (1992).
2. Southern California Edison Company, FERC FPA Electric Tariff, Transmission Owner Tariff, LGIA, Service Agreement No. 170, 3.0.0.
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