FortisBC Energy Inc. (gas)

Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for Approval of the Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project

In Progress

FortisBC is seeking BCUC approval for the Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Project to automate the meter reading process for all FortisBC’s natural gas customers.

Timetable

Subject Date
FEI evidentiary update (if required) Thursday, June 30, 2022
Submissions on the need for an oral hearing Thursday, June 30, 2022
BCUC and Intervener IRs on FEI’s rebuttal evidence (if required) Thursday, July 14, 2022
BCUC and Intervener IRs on FEI’s evidentiary update (if required) Thursday, July 21, 2022
FEI responses to BCUC and Intervener IRs on rebuttal evidence (if required) Thursday, August 4, 2022
FEI responses to BCUC and Intervener IRs on evidentiary update (if required) Thursday, August 11, 2022

Hearing and Other Documents

Title Document Description
EXHIBIT LIST Update: June 30, 2022 @ 4:01 pm

Exhibits

A Exhibits — BCUC Documents

Date Title Document Description
May 17, 2021 A-1 Letter dated May 17, 2021 – Appointing the Panel for the review of FortisBC Energy Inc.’s Application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for the Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project
May 28, 2021 A-2 Letter dated May 28, 2021 – BCUC Request for further information
July 06, 2021 A-3 Letter dated July 6, 2021 – BCUC Order G-204-21 establishing a regulatory timetable
September 09, 2021 A-4 Letter dated September 9, 2021 – BCUC Information Request No. 1 to FEI
September 09, 2021 A-5 CONFIDENTIAL – Letter dated September 9, 2021 – BCUC Confidential Information Request No. 1 to FEI
September 13, 2021 A-6 Letter dated September 13, 2021 – BCUC Order G-269-21 amending the regulatory timetable
September 13, 2021 A-7 Letter dated September 13, 2021 - BCUC approving Intervener Request from Volansky
September 13, 2021 A-8 Letter dated September 13, 2021 - BCUC approving Intervener Request from Noble
September 13, 2021 A-9 Letter dated September 13, 2021 - BCUC approving Intervener Request fromCORE
September 13, 2021 A-10 Letter dated September 13, 2021 - BCUC approving Intervener Request from Balfour
September 13, 2021 A-11 Letter dated September 13, 2021 - BCUC approving Intervener Request from Schluschen
September 13, 2021 A-12 Letter dated September 13, 2021 - BCUC approving Intervener Request from Jacob Arie and Lydia Stella de Raadt
September 13, 2021 A-13 Letter dated September 13, 2021 – BCUC approving Intervener Request from Bennett
September 14, 2021 A-14 Letter dated September 14, 2021 – BCUC response to CORE’s Extension Request
September 28, 2021 A-15 Letter dated September 28, 2021 – BCUC providing interveners rules regarding Information Requests
September 28, 2021 A-16 Letter dated September 28, 2021 – BCUC request to CORE, Mr. and Ms. deRaadt, and Mr. Schluschen regarding coordination and counsel representation
October 21, 2021 A-17 Letter dated October 21, 2021 – BCUC Order G-302-21 establishing a further regulatory timetable
October 27, 2021 A-18 Letter dated October 27, 2021 – BCUC response to CORE extension request to file responses on further process and offering CORE an opportunity to respond to FEI’s reply submission
November 08, 2021 A-19 Letter dated November 8, 2021 – BCUC Order G-323-21 amending the regulatory timetable with reasons for decision.
December 09, 2021 A-20 Letter dated December 9, 2021 – BCUC Order G-365-21 further amending the regulatory timetable
December 16, 2021 A-21 Letter dated December 16, 2021 – BCUC request for submissions on CORE’s extension request
December 22, 2021 A-22 Letter dated December 22, 2021 – BCUC Order G-389-21 amending the regulatory timetable
December 22, 2021 A-23 Letter dated December 22, 2021 – BCUC Information Request No. 2 to FEI
December 22, 2021 A-24 CONFIDENTIAL – Letter dated December 22, 2021 – BCUC Confidential Information Request No. 2 to FEI
January 10, 2022 A-25 Letter dated January 10, 2022 - BCUC issuing Reasons for Decision for Order G-389-21
February 15, 2022 A-26 Letter dated February 15, 2022 – BCUC request to CORE, Mr. and Ms. deRaadt, and Mr. Schluschen regarding coordination with other interveners
February 24, 2022 A-27 Letter dated February 24, 2022 – BCUC providing procedural conference information
March 09, 2022 A-28 Letter dated March 9, 2022 – BCUC providing further procedural conference information
March 17, 2022 A-29 Letter dated March 17, 2022 – BCUC issuing Order G-81-22 with Reasons for Decision
March 31, 2022 A-30 Letter dated March 31, 2022 – BCUC issuing Order G-92-22 with Reasons for Decision and regulatory timetable
April 06, 2022 A-31 Letter dated April 6, 2022 – BCUC Order G-95-22 amending the regulatory timetable
May 12, 2022 A-32 Letter dated May 12, 2022 – BCUC Information Request No. 1 to CORE on Intervener Evidence

B Exhibits — Applicant Documents

Date Title Document Description
May 05, 2021 B-1 FORTISBC ENERGY INC. (FEI) - Application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN) for Approval of the Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Project dated May 5, 2021
May 05, 2021 B-1-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated May 5, 2021 - FEI submitting Application for a CPCN for Approval of the AMI Project Confidential Appendices
October 18, 2021 B-1-1-1 Letter dated October 18, 2021 – FEI submitting Curriculum Vitae for Exhibit B-1 Appendices F-1 and F-2
October 26, 2021 B-1-2 Letter dated October 26, 2021 - FEI submitting errata to the Application
October 26, 2021 B-1-2-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated October 26, 2021 - FEI submitting errata to the Application Confidential Supplemental Information
June 21, 2021 B-2 Letter dated June 21, 2021 – FEI submitting further information as requested
June 21, 2021 B-2-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated June 21, 2021 – FEI submitting further information Confidential Attachments
October 20, 2021 B-3 Letter dated October 20, 2021 – FEI submitting extension request to file Information Request No. 1 responses
October 25, 2021 B-4 Letter dated October 25, 2021 – FEI submitting response to CORE extension request to file responses on further process
October 26, 2021 B-5 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to Confidential BCUC Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-5-1 PUBLIC - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting non-confidential response to BCUC Confidential Information Request No. 1 Question 1.1
October 26, 2021 B-6 Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-6-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting confidential responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-7 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to Confidential BCOAPO Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-7-1 PUBLIC - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to BCOAPO Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-8 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to Confidential CEC Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-8-1 PUBLIC - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to CEC Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-8-1-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting Confidential responses to CEC Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-9 Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to BCSEA Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-10 Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to CORE Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-11 Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to de Raadt Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-12 Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to Schluschen Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-13 Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting responses to RCIA Information Request No. 1
October 26, 2021 B-13-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated October 26, 2021 – FEI submitting confidential responses to RCIA Information Request No. 1
November 23, 2021 B-14 Letter dated November 23, 2021 – FEI submitting response on further process
December 17, 2021 B-15 Replaced on December 17, 2021_Letter dated December 17, 2021 – FEI submitting response to CORE Extension Request
February 17, 2022 B-16 Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting responses to BCUC Information Request No. 2
February 17, 2022 B-16-1 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting confidential response to BCUC Information Request No. 2 Question 44.2
February 17, 2022 B-17 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting responses to Confidential BCUC Information Request No. 2
February 17, 2022 B-18 Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting responses to BCOAPO Information Request No. 2
February 17, 2022 B-19 Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting responses to CEC Information Request No. 2
February 17, 2022 B-20 Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting responses to RCIA Information Request No. 2
February 17, 2022 B-21 Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting responses to ICLR Information Request No. 2
February 17, 2022 B-22 Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting responses to CORE Information Request No. 2
February 17, 2022 B-23 Letter dated February 17, 2022 – FEI submitting responses to BCSEA Information Request No. 2
May 12, 2022 B-24 Letter dated May 12, 2022 – FEI Information Request No. 1 to CORE on Intervener Evidence
June 09, 2022 B-25 Letter dated June 9, 2022 – FEI submitting Notice of Intent to file Rebuttal Evidence and Evidentiary Update
June 23, 2022 B-26 Letter dated June 23, 2022 – FEI submitting Rebuttal Evidence to CORE
June 30, 2022 B-27 Letter dated June 30, 2022 – FEI submitting extension request
June 30, 2022 B-28 Letter dated June 30, 2022 – FEI submission on Oral Hearing

C Exhibits — Intervener Documents

Date Title Document Description
July 12, 2021 C1-1 RESIDENTIAL CONSUMER INTERVENER ASSOCIATION (RCIA) – Letter dated May 27, 2021 submitting request to intervener by Samuel Mason
September 10, 2021 C1-2 Letter dated September 10, 2021 – RCIA Submitting Confidentiality Declaration and Undertakings
September 10, 2021 C1-3 Letter dated September 10, 2021 – RCIA submitting request for extension to file Information Request No. 1
September 14, 2021 C1-4 Letter dated September 14, 2021 – RCIA submitting Confidentiality Declaration and Undertakings
September 17, 2021 C1-5 Letter dated September 17, 2021 – RCIA submitting Additional Confidentiality Declaration and Undertakings
September 20, 2021 C1-6 Letter dated September 20, 2021 – RCIA submitting Information Request No. 1 to FEI
November 23, 2021 C1-7 Letter dated November 23, 2021 – RCIA submitting response on further process
December 20, 2021 C1-8 Letter dated December 20, 2021 – RCIA submitting response to CORE Extension Request
January 13, 2022 C1-9 Letter dated January 13, 2022 – RCIA submitting Information Request No. 2 to FEI
March 03, 2022 C1-10 Letter dated March 3, 2022 – RCIA will not be submitting Intervener Evidence
May 12, 2022 C1-11 Letter dated May 12, 2022 – RCIA Information Request No. 1 to CORE on Intervener Evidence
June 30, 2022 C1-12 Letter dated June 30, 2022 – RCIA submission on Oral Hearing
July 20, 2021 C2-1 BC SUSTAINABLE ENERGY ASSOCIATION (BCSEA) – Letter dated July 20, 2021 submitting request to intervene by William Andrews and Thomas Hackney
September 14, 2021 C2-2 Letter dated September 14, 2021 – BCSEA submitting Confidentiality Declaration and Undertakings
September 20, 2021 C2-3 Letter dated September 20, 2021 – BCSEA submitting Information Request No. 1 to FEI
November 17, 2021 C2-4 Letter dated November 17, 2021 – BCSEA submitting comments on further process
December 19, 2021 C2-5 Letter dated December 19, 2021 – BCSEA submitting response to CORE Extension Request
December 20, 2021 C2-6 Letter dated December 20, 2021 – BCSEA submitting comments on Procedural Conference date
December 31, 2021 C2-7 Letter dated December 31, 2021 – BCSEA submitting Information Request No. 2 to FEI
March 03, 2022 C2-8 Letter dated March 3, 2022 – BCSEA submitting Intervener Evidence
May 11, 2022 C2-9 Letter dated May 11, 2022 – BCSEA submitting Information Request No. 1 to CORE
June 27, 2022 C2-10 Letter dated June 27, 2022 – BCSEA submitting that BCSEA has no Information Request for FEI regarding FEI’s Rebuttal Evidence
June 27, 2022 C2-11 Letter dated June 27, 2022 – BCSEA submissions on the need for an oral hearing
September 08, 2021 C3-1 BRITISH COLUMBIA OLD AGE PENSIONERS’ ORGANIZATION, DISABILITY ALLIANCE BC, COUNCIL OF SENIOR CITIZENS’ ORGANIZATIONS OF BC, AND THE TENANT RESOURCE AND ADVISORY CENTRE (BCOAPO) – Letter dated September 8, 2021 – Submitting request to intervene by Leigha Worth, Kristin Barham and Russ Bell
September 15, 2021 C3-3 Letter dated September 15, 2021 – BCOAPO submitting Confidentiality Declaration and Undertakings
September 20, 2021 C3-4 Letter dated September 20, 2021 – BCOAPO submitting Information Request No. 1 to FEI
September 20, 2021 C3-5 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated September 20, 2021 – BCOAPO submitting Confidential Information Request No. 1 to FEI
November 05, 2021 C3-6 Letter dated November 5, 2021 – BCOAPO submitting Confidentiality Declaration and Undertakings
November 23, 2021 C3-7 Letter dated November 23, 2021 – BCOAPO submitting response on further process
December 20, 2021 C3-8 Letter dated December 20, 2021 – BCOAPO submitting response to CORE Extension Request and Procedural Conference date
January 13, 2022 C3-9 Letter dated January 13, 2022 – BCOAPO submitting Information Request No. 2 to FEI
March 03, 2022 C3-10 Letter dated March 3, 2022 – BCOAPO submitting no Intervener Evidence
May 12, 2022 C3-11 Letter dated May 12, 2022 – BCOAPO will not be submitting Information Request No. 1 to CORE on Intervener Evidence
June 30, 2022 C3-12 Letter dated June 30, 2022 – BCOAPO submission on Oral Hearing
September 09, 2021 C4-1 COMMERCIAL ENERGY CONSUMERS ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (CEC) - Letter dated September 9, 2021 Request to Intervene by Chris Weafer
September 09, 2021 C4-2 Letter dated September 9, 2021 – CEC submitting request for extension to file Information Request No. 1
September 15, 2021 C4-3 Letter dated September 15, 2021 – CEC submitting Confidentiality Declaration and Undertakings
September 20, 2021 C4-4 Letter dated September 20, 2021 – CEC submitting Information Request No. 1 to FEI
September 20, 2021 C4-5 CONFIDENTIAL - Letter dated September 20, 2021 – CEC submitting Confidential Information Request No. 1 to FEI
November 23, 2021 C4-6 Letter dated November 23, 2021 – CEC submitting comments on further process
December 22, 2021 C4-7 Letter dated December 22, 2021 – CEC submission on Procedural Conference date
January 13, 2022 C4-8 Letter dated January 13, 2022 – CEC submitting Information Request No. 2 to FEI
May 12, 2022 C4-9 Letter dated May 12, 2022 – CEC submitting Information Request No. 1 to CORE on Intervener Evidence
June 30, 2022 C4-10 Letter dated June 30, 2022 – CEC submission on Oral Hearing
September 13, 2021 C5-1 MICHAEL VOLANSKY (VOLANSKY) – Letter dated September 6, 2021 submitting request to interven
September 13, 2021 C6-1 SHARON NOBLE (NOBLE) – Letter dated September 8, 2021 submitting request to intervene
September 13, 2021 C7-1 COALITION TO REDUCE ELECTROPOLLUTION (CORE) – Letter dated September 8, 2021 submitting request to intervene by Hans Karow
September 08, 2021 C7-2 Letter dated September 8, 2021 – CORE submitting Extension Request to the Regulatory Timetable
September 20, 2021 C7-3 Letter dated September 20, 2021 – CORE submitting Information Request No. 1 to FEI
October 22, 2021 C7-4 Letter dated October 22, 2021 – CORE submitting extension request to file submission on further process
October 29, 2021 C7-5 Letter dated October 29, 2021 – CORE submitting extension request to respond to FEI
November 23, 2021 C7-6 Letter dated November 23, 2021 – CORE submitting comments on further process
December 16, 2021 C7-7 Letter dated December 16, 2021 – CORE submitting extension request to file Information Request No. 2
December 20, 2021 C7-8 Letter dated December 20, 2021 – CORE submitting reply to FEI and BCSEA regarding CORE Extension Request
December 22, 2021 C7-9 Letter dated December 22, 2021 – CORE submission on Procedural Conference date
January 13, 2022 C7-10 Letter dated January 13, 2022 – CORE submitting Information Request No. 2 to FEI
March 03, 2022 C7-11 Letter dated March 3, 2022 – CORE submitting Intervener Evidence
April 14, 2022 C7-12 Submission dated April 14, 2022 – CORE submitting Intervener Video Evidence
April 14, 2022 C7-12-1 Letter dated April 14, 2022 – CORE submitting Intervener Evidence
June 02, 2022 C7-13 Letter dated June 2, 2022 – CORE submitting responses to BCUC Information Request No. 1
June 02, 2022 C7-14 Letter dated June 2, 2022 – CORE submitting responses to RCIA Information Request No. 1
June 02, 2022 C7-15 Letter dated June 2, 2022 – CORE submitting responses to BCSEA Information Request No. 1
June 02, 2022 C7-16 Letter dated June 2, 2022 – CORE submitting responses to CEC Information Request No. 1
June 02, 2022 C7-16-1 Letter dated June 2, 2022 – CORE submitting responses to CEC Information Request No. 1 Question 7.2 Appendix B Video
June 02, 2022 C7-17 Letter dated June 2, 2022 – CORE submitting responses to FEI Information Request No. 1
June 30, 2022 C7-18 Letter dated June 30, 2022 – CORE submission on Oral Hearing
September 13, 2021 C8-1 DAVID BALFOUR (BALFOUR) – Letter dated September 9, 2021 submitting request to intervene
September 13, 2021 C9-1 MARCUS SCHLUSCHEN (SCHLUSCHEN) – Letter dated September 9, 2021 submitting request to intervene
September 20, 2021 C9-2 Letter dated September 20, 2021 – Schluschen submitting Information Request No. 1 to FEI
September 13, 2021 C10-1 JACOB ARIE AND LYDIA STELLA DE RAADT (DE RAADT) – Letter dated September 9, 2021 submitting request to intervene
September 20, 2021 C10-2 Letter dated September 20, 2021 – De Raadt submitting Information Request No. 1 to FEI
October 08, 2021 C10-2-1 Letter dated October 8, 2021 – De Raadt submitting Amended Information Request No. 1 to FEI
September 13, 2021 C11-1 CURTIS BENNETT (BENNETT) – Letter dated September 9, 2021 submitting request to intervene
December 17, 2021 C12-1 INSTITUTE FOR CATASTROPHIC LOSS REDUCTION (ICLR) – Letter dated December 17, 2021 submitting late request to intervene by Glenn McGillivray
December 17, 2021 C12-2 Letter dated December 17, 2021 – ICLR submitting Questions to FEI

D Exhibits — Interested Party Documents

Date Title Document Description
July 29, 2021 D-1 FUJIOKA, KATHY (FUJIOKA) – Submission dated July 29, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 06, 2021 D-2 LINDNER, EILEEN (LINDNER) – Submission dated September 6, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 07, 2021 D-3 LEIBEL, DONNA (LEIBEL) – Submission dated September 7, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 08, 2021 D-4 BIGGAR, RICK (BIGGAR) – Submission dated September 8, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 08, 2021 D-5 MCKECHNIE, BOB (MCKECHNIE) – Submission dated September 8, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 08, 2021 D-6 HOFFMANN, JANIS (HOFFMANN) – Submission dated September 8, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 09, 2021 D-7 ALLAERT, DEE (ALLAERT) – Submission dated September 9, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 09, 2021 D-8 VALIS, LILIJA (VALIS) – Submission dated September 9, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 10, 2021 D-9 BALFOUR, DAVID (BALFOUR) – Submission dated September 10, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
September 10, 2021 D-10 DE RAADT, JACOB ARIE & LYDIA STELLA (DE RAADT) – Submission dated September 10, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
October 17, 2021 D-11 BORAK, E. (BORAK) – Submission dated October 17, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
October 17, 2021 D-11-1 Borak - Letter of Comment dated October 17, 2021
October 15, 2021 D-12 BORDIAN, C. (BORDIAN) – Submission dated October 15, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
October 17, 2021 D-13 GREGSON, P. (GREGSON) – Submission dated October 17, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
October 18, 2021 D-13-1 Gregson - Letter of Comment dated October 18, 2021
October 15, 2021 D-14 IRIS, H. (IRIS) – Submission dated October 15, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
October 16, 2021 D-15 PINKERTON, E. (PINKERTON) – Submission dated October 16, 2021 request for Interested Party Status
October 16, 2021 D-16 RIDEOUT, S. (RIDEOUT) – Submission dated October 16, 2021 request for Interested Party Status

E Exhibits — Letters of Comment

Date Title Document Description
August 13, 2021 E-1 GANN, G. (Gann) – Letter of Comment dated August 13, 2021
August 26, 2021 E-2 ENGAR, O. (Engar) Fraser Valley Regional District Director Area E – Letter of Comment dated August 26, 2021
August 01, 2021 E-3 DAVIS, K.B. (Davis) – Letter of Comment dated August 1, 2021
April 26, 2022 E-4 WARD, J. (Ward) – Letter of Comment dated April 26, 2022
April 26, 2022 E-5 BORDIAN, C. (Bordian) – Letter of Comment dated April 26, 2022
April 27, 2022 E-6 ENGAR, O. (Engar) – Letter of Comment dated April 27, 2022
April 27, 2022 E-7 ARMSTRONG, S. (Armstrong) – Letter of Comment dated April 27, 2022
April 28, 2022 E-8 FRIESEN, M. (Friesen) – Letter of Comment dated April 28, 2022
May 09, 2022 E-9 RIDEOUT, S. (Rideout) – Letter of Comment dated May 9, 2022
May 10, 2022 E-9-1 Rideout – Letter of Comment dated May 10, 2022
June 14, 2022 E-10 HITCH, T. (Hitch) – Letter of Comment dated June 14, 2022
June 27, 2022 E-11 Pinkerton, E. (Pinkerton) – Letter of Comment dated June 25, 2022

Transcripts

Date Title Document Description
March 11, 2022 Transcript Volume 1 Procedural Conference March 11, 2022

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