British Columbia Utilities Commission Inquiry into potential adjustments for the British Columbia Mandatory Reliability Standards Program, to consider (a) changes to the BC Rules of Procedure for a possible exception process, and (b) processes for assessing severity and risk for violations ~ Project No.3698691

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*_Exhibit List Updated: April 29, 2013 @ 10:20 am
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Columbia Power Final Submission Final Submission May 29, 2013
BC Hydro Final Submission Final Submission May 30, 2013
FBC Final Submission Final Submission May 30, 2013
AMPC Final Submission Final Submission May 30, 2013
BCMEU Final Submission Final Submission May 30, 2013
CEA Final Submission Final Submission May 31, 2013
*_Order R-33-13 Report September 16, 2013
  

Exhibits

"A" Exhibits - Commission Documents

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A-1 Letter Dated October 9, 2012 – Order R-72-12 Establishing an Inquiry and Regulatory Timetable
A-2 Letter Dated October 11, 2012 – Appointment of Commission Panel
A-3 Letter Dated November 6, 2012 - L-64-12 Amending Regulatory Timetable
A-4 Letter Dated November 19, 2012 – Response to FortisBC Inc. Comments regarding Workshop Agenda
A-5 Letter Dated November 23, 2012 – Presentations from Information Workshop
A-6 Letter Dated December 11, 2012 – Response to AMPC Request for BCUC Forbearance
A-7 Letter Dated December 20, 2012 – Commission Straw-Dog No. 1
A-8 Letter Dated December 20, 2012 – Commission Straw-Dog No. 2
A-9 Letter Dated December 20, 2012 – Commission Straw-Dog No. 3
A-10 Letter Dated February 12, 2013 – Commission Response to Proposed Process Change Request
A-11 Letter Dated February 27, 2013 – Commission Order R-10-13 issuing Process Change Ruling
A-12 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – Commission Information Request No. 1 – Straw Dog No. 1
A-13 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – Commission Information Request No. 1 – Straw Dog No. 2
A-14 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – Commission Information Request No. 1 – Straw Dog No. 3
A2-1 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 – Commission staff filing Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources The BC Energy Plan – A Vision for Clean Energy Leadership
A2-2 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 – Commission staff filing Adoption of Reliability Standards, Section 125.2
A2-3 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Regulation of the Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Ministerial Order No. M 039
A2-4 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-67-09 An Assessment Report by the British Columbia Transmission Corporation and the Determination of Reliability Standards for Adoption in British Columbia
A2-5 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-123-09 Reliability Standards in British Columbia Registration of Functional Entities and Monitoring and Enforcement of Reliability Standards
A2-6 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-167-10 An Assessment Report No. 2 by the British Columbia Transmission Corporation And the Determination of Reliability Standards for Adoption in British Columbia
A2-7 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-168-10 Mandatory Reliability Standards Roles of Regional Reliability Organization in British Columbia
A2-8 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-171-10 Application by Western Electricity Coordinating Council For Approval of 2011 Implementation Plan for Monitoring Compliance With British Columbia Reliability Standards
A2-9 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-66-11 Assessment Report No. 3 by British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority and the Determination of Reliability Standards for Adoption in British Columbia
A2-10 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Letter L-56-11 British Columbia’s Mandatory Reliability Standards (MRS) Determination of Reference Amount for a Confirmed Violation of MRS
A2-11 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-162-11 A Mandatory Reliability Standards Assessment Report No. 3 By British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority and the Determination of Reliability Standards for Adoption in British Columbia
A2-12 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-175-11 A Mandatory Reliability Standards Assessment Report No. 4 By British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority and the Determination of Reliability Standards for Adoption in British Columbia
A2-13 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order G-194-11A An Implementation Plan for Monitoring Compliance with British Columbia Reliability Standards in 2012
A2-14 Letter Dated October 29, 2012 –Commission staff filing Order R-54-12 A Filing by British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority Mandatory Reliability Standards Assessment Report No. 5 and the Determination of Reliability Standards for Adoption in British Columbia
  

"B" Exhibits - Applicant Documents

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B1-1 Removed - now C18-1
B1-2 Removed
B2-1 Removed - now C17-1
  

"C" Exhibits - Intervener Documents

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C1-1 COMMERCIAL ENERGY CONSUMERS ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (CEC) Letter Dated October 16, 2012 – Request for Intervener Status by Christopher Weafer
C2-1 CAPITAL POWER CORPORATION (CPC) Online Registration Dated October 23, 2012 and Letter – Request for Intervener Status by Kristine Davis
C3-1 SHELL ENERGY NORTH AMERICA INC. (SHELL ENERGY) Letter Dated November 2, 2012 and Online Registration – Request for Intervener Status by Paul Kerr
C4-1 TECK METALS LTD. (TECK) Letter Dated November 2, 2012 and Online Registration – Request for Intervener Status by Troy Albo
C4-2 Letter Dated January 31, 2013 – Teck Submitting Comments on Commission Straw-Dogs
C4-3 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - Teck Submitting Responses to BCUC and Intervener Information Request No. 1
C5-1 LEHIGH CEMENT LTD. (LEHIGH) Online Registration Dated November 1 2012 and Letter - Request for Intervener Status by Farooq Weshah
C6-1 TEMBEC, PAPER AND PAPER PULP GROUP (TEMBEC) Online Registration Dated November 6, 2012 and Letter - Request for Intervener Status by Christian Lague
C7-1 CANADIAN OFFICE AND PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYEES’ UNION, LOCAL 378 (COPE 378) Letter Dated November 2, 2012 - Request for Intervener Status by James Quail
C8-1 ZEBALLOS LAKE HYDRO LP (ZEBALLOS) Letter Dated November 5, 2012 - Request for Intervener Status by Udo Arnold
C9-1 NANAIMO FOREST PRODUCTS LTD. (NFP) Online Registration Dated November 8, 2012 and Letter - Request for Intervener Status by Graham Cant
C10-1 CARIBOO PULP & PAPER CO. (CPP) Online Registration Dated November 9, 2012 and Letter - Request for Intervener Status by David Osmond
C11-1 TRANSCANADA ENERGY LTD. (TCE) Online Registration Dated November 13, 2012 and Letter - Request for Intervener Status by Rosemary Stevens and Chris Best
C12-1 CATALYST PAPER CORP (CATALYST) Letter Dated November 12, 2012 - Request for Intervener Status by Carlo Dal Monte
C13-1 BRITISH COLUMBIA MUNICIPAL ELECTRICAL UTILITIES (BCMEU) Letter Dated November 5, 2012 - Request for Intervener Status by Alex Love
C13-2 Letter Dated January 31, 2013 - BCMEU Submitting Comments on Commission Straw-Dogs
C13-3 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - BCMEU Submitting Responses to BCUC and Intervener Information Request No. 1
C14-1 ASSOCIATION OF MAJOR POWER CUSTOMERS OF BC (AMPC) Letter Dated November 13, 2012 - Request for Intervener Status by Brian Wallace and Matthew Keen
C14-2 Letter Dated November 28, 2012 – AMPC Submitting Comments regarding Workshop Issues
C14-3 Letter Dated January 31, 2013 - AMPC Submitting Comments on Commission Straw-Dogs
C14-4 Letter Dated February 22, 2013 - AMPC Submitting Comments
C14-5 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – AMPC Submitting Information Request No. 1 to FortisBC
C14-6 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – AMPC Submitting Information Request No. 1 to BC Hydro
C14-7 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - AMPC Submitting Responses to BC Hydro Information Request No. 1
C14-8 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - AMPC Submitting Responses to FortisBC Information Request No. 1
C14-9 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - AMPC Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1 Straw Dog 1
C14-10 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - AMPC Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1 Straw Dog 2
C14-11 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - AMPC Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1 Straw Dog 3
C15-1 CLEAN ENERGY ASSOCIATION OF BC (CEA) Letter Dated November 13, 2012 - Request for Intervener Status by David Austin and Jim Weimaer
C15-2 Letter Dated January 31, 2013 - CEA Submitting Comments on Commission Straw-Dogs
C15-3 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - CEA Submitting Responses to BC Hydro Information Request No. 1
C15-4 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - CEA Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request Straw Dog 3
C16-1 FORTISBC ENERGY INC. (FEI) Letter Dated November 13, 2012 - Request for Intervener Status by Ilva Bevacqua
C17-1 BRITISH COLUMBIA HYDRO AND POWER AUTHORITY (BCH) – Registration Received October 23, 2012 and Notice of Information Workshop Attendance
C17-2 Letter Dated December 7, 2012 - BCH Submitting Comments regarding Exhibit C14
C17-3 Letter Dated January 31, 2013 - BCH Submitting Comments on Commission Straw-Dogs No. 1, 2 and 3
C17-4 Letter Dated February 20, 2013 - BCH Submitting Comments on Proposed Changes to Inquiry Process
C17-5 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – BCH Submitting Information Request No. 1 to AMPC
C17-6 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – BCH Submitting IR No. 1 to BCMEU
C17-7 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – BCH Submitting IR No. 1 to CEA
C17-8 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – BCH Submitting IR No. 1 to BIAPC
C17-9 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – BCH Submitting IR No. 1 to FortisBC
C17-10 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – BCH Submitting IR No. 1 to Teck
C17-11 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - BCH Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1 Straw Dog 1
C17-12 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - BCH Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1 Straw Dog 2
C17-13 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - BCH Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1 Straw Dog 3
C17-14 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - BCH Submitting Responses to Registered Parties Information Request No. 1
C18-1 FORTISBC INC. (FBC) Letter Dated October 15, 2012 – Submitting Notice of Inquiry and Invitations to the Workshop to ALPC, Atco Wood Products, BEPC, BPC, Callahan, Mercer International/Celgar, City of Kelowna, Columbia Brewing, Constellation Brands, Dept Agriculture Summerland, Greater Trail Community Health Council, Hawkeye Holdings Ltd, Selkirk College, SNC Lavalin
C18-2 Letter Dated November 15, 2012 – FBC Submitting Comments regarding Workshop Agenda
C18-3 Letter Dated January 31, 2013 - FBC Submitting Comments on Commission Straw-Dogs
C18-4 Letter Dated February 22, 2013 - FBC Submitting Comments on Possible Changes to Process
C18-5 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – FBC Submitting Information Request No. 1 to AMPC
C18-6 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – FBC Submitting Information Request No. 1 to BC Hydro
C18-7 Letter Dated March 28, 2013 – FBC Submitting Information Request No. 1 to Teck
C18-8 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - FortisBC Responses to BCUC and Intervener Information Request No. 1
C19-1 COLUMBIA POWER CORPORATION (COLUMBIAPC) Letter Dated November 23, 2012 and Online Registration –- Request for Late Intervener Status by Gene Anderson and Geoff Coke
C19-2 Letter Dated January 31, 2013 - ColumbiaPC Submitting Comments on Commission Straw-Dogs
C19-3 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - ColumbiaPC Submitting Responses to BC Hydro Information Request No. 1
C19-4 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - ColumbiaPC Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request Straw Dog 1
C19-5 Letter Dated April 26, 2013 - ColumbiaPC Submitting Responses to BCUC Information Request Straw Dog 3
  

"D" Exhibits - Interested Party Documents

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D-1 SHELL CANADA (SHELL) Online Registration Dated October 16, 2012 and Letter – Request for Interested Party Status by Saif Imran
D-2 Canadian Natural Resources Ltd Online Registration Dated October 24, 2012 and Letter – Request for Interested Party Status by Don Wilson
D-3 BROOKFIELD RENEWABLE ENERGY Online Registration Dated November 7, 2012 and Letter – Request for Interested Party Status by Andrew Burmaster
D-4 CITY OF NEW WESTMINSTER, ELECTRIC UTILITY COMMISSION Letter Dated November 6, 2012 - Request for Interested Party Status by R. Carle
D-5 INNERGEX RENEWABLE ENERGY INC. Online Registration Dated November 13, 2012 and Letter – Request for Interested Party Status by Daniel Nicholas
D-6 WILLIS ENERGY SERVICES LTD. Online Registration Dated November 13, 2012 and Letter Confirmation of Attendance at Information Workshop – Request for Interested Party Status by Penny Cochrane
D-7 TOBA MONTROSE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP Letter and Online Registration Dated November 14, 2012 - Request for Interested Party Status by Tony Nott
D-8 JETSON CONSULTING ENGINEERS LTD. Letter Dated November 14, 2012 - Request for Interested Party Status by Elroy Switlishoff and Confirmation of Attendance at Information Workshop
D-9 REPRESENTING: HUSKY OIL OPERATIONS LTD. (PRINCE GEORGE REFINERY) Online Registration Dated November 14, 2012 and Letter Confirmation of Attendance at Information Workshop – Request for Interested Party Status by Romeo Ancheta
D-10 PINNACLE RENEWABLE ENERGY GROUP Letter Dated November 13, 2012 - Request for Interested Party Status by A. K. MacMillan and Mathew Parras
D-11 TECK RESOURCES LTD Letter Dated November 13, 2012 - Request for Interested Party Status by Terry Brace
D-12 TOLKO INDUSTRIES LTD Online Registration Dated November 16, 2012 and Letter – Request for Interested Party Status by Michael Towers
D-13 MINISTRY OF ENERGY MINES AND NATURAL GAS (MEM) Online Registration Dated November 20, 2012 - Request for Interested Party Status by Scott Barillaro
  

"E" Exhibits - Letters of Comment

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