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PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA

Item #28

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ENERGY DIVISION RESOLUTION E-4487

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RESOLUTION

PROPOSED OUTCOME: This resolution approves cost recovery and all amendments for the power purchase agreements with Alta Wind VII, LLC, Alta Wind IX, LLC, Alta Wind X, LLC, and Alta Wind XI, LLC.

ESTIMATED COST: Costs are confidential at this time.

By Advice Letters 2683-E and 2684-E filed on December 29, 2011.

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SUMMARY

Southern California Edison Company's amendments to renewable energy power purchase agreements with Alta Wind VII, LLC, Alta Wind IX, LLC, Alta Wind X, LLC, and Alta Wind XI, LLC are approved without modifications.

Southern California Edison Company ("SCE") filed Advice Letters (AL) 2683-E and 2684-E on December 29, 2011 requesting California Public Utilities Commission ("Commission") approval of amendments to renewable energy power purchase agreements ("PPAs") with Alta Wind VII, LLC, Alta Wind IX, LLC, Alta Wind X, LLC, and Alta Wind XI, LLC ("Alta PPAs"). All of the projects are located in the Tehachapi Wind Resource Area ("TWRA") near Mojave, CA and are being developed by Terra-Gen Power ("Terra-Gen). SCE's request is approved without modifications.

The Table below provides an overview of the four Alta wind facilities addressed in this resolution.

Project Name

Capacity

Expected Annual Generation

Term (years)

Expected Initial Operation Date

Alta Wind VII

168 MW

530 GWh

23

January 1, 2013

Alta Wind IX

132 MW

415 GWh

23

January 1, 2013

Alta Wind X

138 MW

526 GWh*

23

January 1, 2015*

Alta Wind XI

90 MW

339 GWh*

23

January 1, 2015*

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