British Columbia Utilities Commission An Inquiry into Gasoline and Diesel Prices in British Columbia ~ Project No. 1599007

Timetable

SubjectDate
Continuation of Oral Workshop– Panel QuestionsTuesday, July 30, 2019
Continuation of Oral Workshop– Panel QuestionsWednesday, July 31, 2019
Continuation of Oral Workshop– Panel Questions*Thursday, August 01, 2019
Letter of Comments deadlineThursday, August 08, 2019
Intervener Final Submissions Thursday, August 08, 2019
Final BCUC ReportFriday, August 30, 2019
  

Hearing Location

SubjectLocationDateTimeAddress
Oral Workshop – Panel Questions - July 17, 18, 19 and 20*Allwest Reporting2019/07/1708:00 AM 12th Floor 1125 Howe Street , Vancouver, BC
Continuation of Oral Workshop – Panel Questions - July 30, 31 and August 1*Allwest Reporting2019/07/3008:00 AM 12th Floor, 1125 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC
     

Hearing and Other Documents

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*_Exhibit List Updated: July 23, 2019 @ 4:12 pm
*_2019-07-12-Oral Workshop-FAQ Oral Workshop FAQ
  

Arguments

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Exhibits

"A" Exhibits - Commission Documents

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A-1 Letter dated May 24, 2019 – Appointing the Panel for the review of the British Columbia Utilities Commission Inquiry into Gasoline and Diesel Prices in British Columbia
A-2 Letter dated May 24, 2019 – Order G-112-19 establishing a Regulatory Timetable and Survey Questionnaire
A-3 Letter dated May 28, 2019 – Clarification regarding the Regulatory Timetable
A-4 Letter June 4, 2019 – Consultant Report Terms of Reference
A-5 Letter dated July 8, 2019 – BCUC Order G-148-19 advanced approval of confidentiality
A-6 Letter dated July 9, 2019 – Oral Workshop Information
A-6-1 Letter dated July 12, 2019 – Updated schedule and dated correction to Oral Workshop
A-7 Letter dated July 10, 2019 – BCUC response to Parkland’s letter dated July 9, 2019
A-8 Letter dated July 10, 2019 – Oral Workshop Questions
A-8-1 Letter dated July 12, 2019 - Correction regarding Exhibit A-8
A-8-2 Letter dated July 16, 2019 – BCUC Correction to Exhibit A-8
A-8-3 Letter dated July 16, 2019 – BCUC Correction to Exhibit A-8
A-9 Letter dated July 11, 2019 – BCUC Response to Shell Exhibit C10-3
A-10 CONFIDENTIAL – Letter dated July 12, 2019 – BCUC Confidential Oral Workshop Questions to 7-Eleven
A-11 CONFIDENTIAL– Letter dated July 12, 2019 - BCUC Confidential Oral Workshop Questions to Super Save
A-12 Letter dated July 23, 2019 – Order G-161-19 amending the regulatory timetable
A-13 Letter dated July 23, 2019 – Order G-162-19 establishing further confidentiality provisions
A2-1 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Independent Consultant Report by the Deetken Group - Phase 1: Primer On BC’s Market For Refined Petroleum Products – June 20, 2019
A2-1-1 Letter dated July 10, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Independent Consultant Report by the Deetken Group - Phase 2: Analysis of Factors Contributing to BC’s Gasoline and Diesel Price Behaviour
A2-1-2 Letter dated July 17,2019 – BCUC staff filing Deetken Group Elise Lepine CV at Oral Workshop
A2-1-3 Letter dated July 18, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Deetken Group Update Presentation at Oral Workshop
A2-2 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Independent Consultant Report by Navius Research Inc. – Jurisdictional Scan of Regulation and Oversight on Gasoline and Diesel Prices in Canada and North America – June 20, 2019
A2-3 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Presentation by Kent Group – Introduction to the Downstream Petroleum Industry – June 17, 2019 and 2018 National Retail Petroleum Site Census – June 7, 2019
A2-4 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing National Energy Board (NEB) – Western Canada Crude Oil Supply – December 2018
A2-5 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing NEB – Canadian Refinery Overview – April 2018
A2-6 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) – West Coast Transportation Fuel Markets – September 2015
A2-7 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Scott Hempling, Attorney at Law – Utility Regulation: What Is It, Why We Have It, and How Does It Work? – May 28, 2019
A2-8 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Project Overview - Vancouver Airport Fuel Facilities Corporation – Project Overview-Fuel Delivery Project – May 30, 2019
A2-9 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Kinder Morgan Canada Limited - Vancouver Wharves Diesel Handling Facility Expansion Project – March 2018
A2-10 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing NEB – Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC Petroleum Tariff No. 105 Rules and Regulations Governing the Transportation of Petroleum – Issued August 31, 2018
A2-11 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing NEB – Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC – Petroleum Tariff No. 106: Tolls applying on Petroleum – Issued April 3, 2019
A2-12 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Atlantic Institute for Market Studies (AIMS) – What’s Still Missing From Your Wallet? - How Regulation Continues to Distort Gasoline Prices in Atlantic Canada – August 2017
A2-13 Letter dated June 20, 2019 – BCUC staff filing NEB – Reason for Decision – Chevron Canada Limited - Application for a priority destination for the Burnaby Refinery, pursuant to section 1.58 of the tariff of Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC – July 2013
A2-14 Letter dated June 24, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Competition Bureau of Canada - Factors that affect gas prices at the pumps – July 24, 2018
A2-15 Letter dated June 24, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Competition Bureau of Canada – A Guide to Retail Gasoline Pricing in Canada – issued May 17, 2019
A2-16 Letter dated June 24, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Competition Bureau of Canada – Government of Canada – Recent investigation into activities in the gasoline and petroleum sectors – February 14, 2018
A2-17 Letter dated June 25, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Natural Resources Canada – Why gasoline prices go up and down? – issued August 24, 2016
A2-18 Letter dated July 11, 2019 – BCUC staff filing Dr. Mark K. Jaccard – British Columbia Inquiry into Gasoline Pricing Final Report – issued September 30, 1996
  

"B" Exhibits - Applicant Documents

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"C" Exhibits - Intervener Documents

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C1-1 ALLAN, ROBYN AND ELIESEN, MARC (ALLAN AND ELIESEN) Letter dated May 26, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Robyn Allan and Marc Eliesen
C1-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Allan and Eliesen Submitting Report – The Case for Regulatory Oversight to Address Market Failure
C1-3 Letter dated July 15, 2019 – Allan and Eliesen Submitting need for correction to Oral Workshop Question 3B
C1-4 Letter dated July 18, 2019 – Allan and Eliesen Submitting Presentation at Oral Workshop
C1-4-1 Letter dated July 21, 2019 – Allan and Eliesen Submitting Trans Mountain Capacity Issues discussed at Oral Workshop
C1-4-2 Letter dated July 21, 2019 – Allan and Eliesen Submitting Trans Mountain Methodology for Calculation of 2010 Tolls discussed at Oral Workshop
C1-5 Letter dated July 22, 2019 – Allan and Eliesen Submitting Port of Vancouver International Exports and Imports
C1-6 Letter dated July 23, 2019 – Allan and Eliesen Submitting as requested Complex Monopoly Model
C2-1 SUNCOR ENERGY (SUNCOR) Letter dated June 10, 2019 – Request to Intervene by James McLean
C2-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Suncor Submitting responses to the BCUC Survey Questionnaire and comments on BCUC Consultant Report
C2-2-1 Letter dated July 15, 2019 – Suncor Submitting correction to response to BCUC Survey Questionnaire
C2-3 Letter dated July 12, 2019 – Suncor Submitting participation in Oral Workshop
C2-4 CONFIDENTIAL – Letter dated July 15, 2019 - Suncor Confidential Evidence Submission
C2-5 Letter dated July 18, 2019 – Suncor Submitting Presentation at Oral Workshop
C2-6 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated July 18, 2019 – Suncor Submitting Confidential Presentation at Oral Workshop
C3-1 SUPER SAVE GROUP (SUPER SAVE GROUP) Letter dated June 10, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Jim Allen
C3-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Super Save Group Submitting Intervener Evidence (cover letter)
C3-2-1 CONFIDENTIAL – Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Super Save Group Submitting Confidential document
C3-3 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated July 19, 2019 - Super Save Group Confidential Submissions at Oral Workshop
C3-4 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated July 19, 2019 - Super Save Group Confidential Submissions at Oral Workshop
C3-5 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated July 19, 2019 - Super Save Group Confidential Submissions at Oral Workshop
C4-1 NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD (NEB) Letter dated June 11, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Colette Craig
C4-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – NEB Submitting comments on BCUC Consultant Report by Navius Research Inc.
C4-3 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – NEB Submitting Direct Evidence: The Regulation of Pipeline Tolls and Tariffs
C4-4 Letter dated July 15, 2019 – NEB Submitting participation in Oral Workshop
C4-5 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – NEB Submission at Oral Workshop
C4-6 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – NEB Submission at Oral Workshop
C5-1 PARKLAND FUEL CORPORATION (PARKLAND) Letter dated June 12, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Christy Elliott
C5-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Parkland Submitting Evidence
C5-3 Letter dated July 5, 2019 – Parkland Submitting request BCUC response regarding Confidential Information and Procedural Fairness
C5-4 Letter dated July 9, 2019 – Parkland Submitting response to BCUC Exhibit A-5 regarding Confidential Information and Procedural Fairness
C5-5 Letter dated July 15, 2019 – Parkland Submitting participation at Oral Workshop
C5-6 Letter dated July 16, 2019 – Parkland Submitting advance responses to Oral Workshop Questions
C5-6-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated July 16, 2019 Parkland Submitting Confidential responses to Oral Workshop Questions
C5-7 Letter dated July 17, 2019 – Parkland Submitting National Post article at Oral Workshop
C5-8 Letter dated July 17, 2019 – Parkland Submitting Presentation at Oral Workshop
C5-9 Letter dated July 17, 2019 – Parkland Submitting Dr. Kahwaty Slides at Oral Workshop
C5-10 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – Parkland Submitting Minister’s statement on January labour force statistics at Oral Workshop
C5-11 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – Parkland Submitting Hawaii Research and Economic Analysis Energy Industry Information Reporting Program at Oral Workshop
C5-12 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – Parkland Submitting 2010 EIIRP Reporting Schedule “A” at Oral Workshop
C5-13 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – Parkland Submitting EIIRP Instruction Forms at Oral Workshop
C5-14 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – Parkland Submitting California Energy Commission Report at Oral Workshop
C5-15 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – Parkland Submitting Washington State Quarterly Gasoline Report at Oral Workshop
C5-16 Letter dated July 19, 2019 – Parkland Submitting University of Washington 2007-2008 Gas Price Study at Oral Workshop
C6-1 ADVANCED BIOFUELS CANADA (ADVANCED BIOFUELS) Letter dated June 12, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Ian Thomson
C6-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Advanced Biofuels Submitting Intervener Evidence
C6-3 Letter dated July 10, 2019 – Advanced Biofuels Submitting advance materials for Oral Workshop
C6-4 Letter dated July 18,2019 – Advanced Biofuels Submitting Presentation at Oral Workshop
C7-1 HUSKY ENERGY INC. (HUSKY ENERGY) Letter dated June 13, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Krista Friesen
C7-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Husky Energy Submitting responses to BCUC Survey Questionnaire
C7-3 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated July 15, 2019 - Husky Energy Submitting Confidential Further Questionnaire Responses
C7-4 Letter dated July 16, 2019 – Husky Submitting details of participation in Oral Worskshop
C8-1 IMPERIAL OIL LIMITED (IMPERIAL OIL) Letter dated June 13, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Brian Scammell
C8-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Imperial Oil Submitting responses to BCUC Survey Questionnaire
C8-3 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Imperial Oil Submitting comments on BCUC Consultant Report
C8-4 Letter dated July 12, 2019 – Imperial Oil Submission regarding Oral Workshop
C9-1 7-ELEVEN CANADA, INC. (7-ELEVEN) Letter dated June 13, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Kristen Cook
C9-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – 7-Eleven Submitting Response to BCUC Survey Questionnaire – public version
C9-2-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated June 27, 2019 – 7-Eleven Submitting Response to BCUC Survey Questionnaire
C9-3 Letter dated July 18, 2019 – 7-Eleven Submitting Vancouver Sun article on Industrial Land presented at Oral Workshop
C9-4 Letter dated July 18, 2019 – 7-Eleven Submitting Vancouver Sun article on Commercial Land presented at Oral Workshop
C9-5 Letter dated July 18, 2019 – 7-Eleven Submitting CBRE Marketview article presented at Oral Workshop
C10-1 SHELL CANADA LIMITED (SHELL) Letter dated June 24, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Dan Kolenick
C10-2 Letter dated June 27, 2019 – Shell Submitting responses to BCUC Survey Questionnaire
C10-3 Letter date July 10, 2019 – Shell Submitting response regarding Oral Workshop
C10-4 Letter date July 17, 2019 – Shell Submitting biographies for witness panel
C11-1 COSTCO WHOLESALE LTD. (COSTCO) Letter dated July 2, 2019 – Request to Intervene by Stuart Shamis
C11-2 Letter dated July 12, 2019 – Costco Submitting Response to BCUC Survey Questionnaire – public version
C11-2-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated July 19, 2019 - Costco Confidential Submission to BCUC Survey Questionnaire
  

"D" Exhibits - Interested Party Documents

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D-1 BOSSERT, BRAD – Submission dated June 5, 2019 request for Interested Party Status on behalf of Bulloch Technologies
D-2 HUGHES, DARREN – Submission dated June 11, 2019 request for Interested Party Status on behalf of Hughes Petroleum
D-3 CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PETROLEUM PRODUCERS (CAPP) – Submission dated June 13, 2019 request for Interested Party Status by Beth Lau
D-4 BUXTON, DONNA - Submission dated July 2, 2019 request for Interested Party Status
D-5 DUFF, MICHAEL - Submission dated July 5, 2019 request for Interested Party Status
D-5-1 Letter dated July 5, 2019 – Duff, M. Submitting Comments
D-6 TANG, MARCO - Submission dated July 15, 2019 request for Interested Party Status
D-7 Hundal, Paul - Submission dated July 18, 2019 request for Interested Party Status
  

"E" Exhibits - Letters of Comment

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E-1 Bynoe, D. – Letter of Comment dated May 24, 2019
E-2 Diebel, R. – Letter of Comment dated May 24, 2019
E-3 Dockter, M. – Letter of Comment dated May 24, 2019
E-4 Doyle, A. – Letter of Comment dated May 24, 2019
E-5 Euerby, A. – Letter of Comment dated May 24, 2019
E-6 Perez, J. – Letter of Comment dated May 24, 2019
E-7 Semenec, M. – Letter of Comment dated May 24, 2019
E-8 Paller, A. – Letter of Comment dated May 24, 2019
E-9 Bouvette, B. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-10 Dutour, S. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-11 Edwards, J. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-12 Fisher, C. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-13 Francis, A. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-14 Gray, J. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-15 Gray, D. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-16 Hrelia, M. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-17 Lapusniak, T. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-18 Postle, P. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-18-1 Postle, P. – Letter of Comment dated July 4, 2019
E-19 MacAulay, M. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-20 Smith, L. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-21 Stein, G. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-22 Tate, J. – Letter of Comment dated May 25, 2019
E-23 LaPointe, R. – Letter of Comment dated May 26, 2019
E-24 Marshall, R. – Letter of Comment dated May 26, 2019
E-25 Strube, C. – Letter of Comment dated May 26, 2019
E-26 Albert, L. – Letter of Comment dated May 28, 2019
E-27 Hunter, F. – Letter of Comment dated May 30, 2019
E-28 Antonson, B. – Letter of Comment dated June 1, 2019
E-29 Sunshine Coast Labour Council – Letter of Comment dated June 5, 2019
E-30 Klee, M. – Letter of Comment dated June 7, 2019
E-31 Galasso, D. – Letter of Comment dated June 10, 2019
E-32 Mann, K. – Letter of Comment dated July 2, 2019
E-33 Nikkel, R. – Letter of Comment dated July 2, 2019
E-34 Ulmer, J. – Letter of Comment dated July 1, 2019
E-35 Windsor, D. – Letter of Comment dated July 1, 2019
E-36 Wilkinson, M. – Letter of Comment dated July 3, 2019
E-37 Whalen, B. – Letter of Comment dated July 3, 2019
E-38 Grindler, J. – Letter of Comment dated July 3, 2019
E-39 Saunders, R. – Letter of Comment dated July 4, 2019
E-40 Clay, I. – Letter of Comment dated July 4, 2019
E-41 Evans, E. – Letter of Comment dated July 4, 2019
E-42 CIPMA-Canadian Fuels Association – Letter of Comment dated July 8, 2019 – Includes 3rd Party Report: Overview BC Fuels Market
E-43 Lane, S. – Letter of Comment dated July 5, 2019
E-44 Brown, B. – Letter of Comment dated July 8, 2019
E-45 Robertson, K. – Letter of Comment dated July 8, 2019
E-46 Poy, L. – Letter of Comment dated July 8, 2019
E-47 Wilkinson, A. – Letter of Comment dated May 10, 2019 on behalf of the BC Liberal Official Opposition
E-48 Hogan, M. - Letter of Comment dated July 14, 2019
E-49 Suzuki, T. - Letter of Comment dated July 15, 2019
E-50 Wilks, L. – Letter of Comment dated July 15, 2019
E-51 Toshio – Letter of Comment dated July 16, 2019
E-52 Janyk, B. - Letter of Comment dated July 17, 2019
E-53 Savitski, C. - Letter of Comment dated July 18, 2019
E-54 Appleton, R. - Letter of Comment dated July 18, 2019
E-55 Ramus, S. - Letter of Comment dated July 18, 2019
E-56 Osborne, N. - Letter of Comment dated July 18, 2019
E-57 O’Hearn, J. - Letter of Comment dated July 18, 2019
E-58 Gandevia, D. – Letter of Comment dated July 18, 2019
E-59 Moran, A. – Letter of Comment dated July 19, 2019
E-60 Barber, R. – Letter of Comment dated July 10, 2019
E-61 Toth, S. – Letter of Comment dated July 20, 2019
  

Transcripts

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Full Transcript Volume 1 Oral Workshop July 17, 2019
Partial Transcript Volume 1 Oral Workshop July 17, 2019
Transcript Volume 2 Oral Workshop July 18, 2019
Transcript Volume 3 Oral Workshop July 19, 2019