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grayscaleSealPublic Utilities Commission of the State of California

Alice Stebbins, Executive Director

Headquarters

505 Van Ness Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94102

(415) 703-2782

Southern California Office

320 West 4th Street, Suite 500

Los Angeles, CA 90013

(213) 576-7000

Sacramento Office

300 Capitol Mall

Sacramento CA 95814

(800) 848-5580

 

Website:  http://www.cpuc.ca.gov

 

 

Daily Calendar

Thursday, November 8, 2018

 

·         Commission Voting Meetings

·         Commission Ratesetting Deliberative Meetings

·         Commissioner Committee Meetings

·         Commissioner All-Party Meetings

·         Hearing Calendar

·         Other Public Meetings

·         New Proceedings

·         Petitions for Modification

·         Draft Resolutions

·         Advice Letters Submissions

·         Filings

·         Suspensions

·         Protest

·         Other Notices

 

 

The Commission’s policy is to schedule hearings (meetings, workshops, etc.) in locations that are accessible to people with disabilities.

The CPUC encourages all Californians to participate in its meetings, hearings, workshops, and proceedings.  We try to hold our public meetings only in places that are wheelchair accessible and which can accommodate specialized equipment and other services useful to people with disabilities.  Please see the notice of the meeting you wish to attend for more specifics.

If you plan to attend and need specialized accommodations for a particular meeting that are not listed in the notice, request them from the Public Advisor’s Office at least three business days in advance of the meeting.  Contact the Public Advisor’s Office by any one of the following:

             Email:      public.advisor@cpuc.ca.gov
             toll-free:  1-866-849-8390
             Voice:     415-703-2074

FAX:  415-355-5404  (Attn.:  Public Advisor)
TTY:  1-866-836-7825 (toll-free)
           1-415-703-5282

 


 

 

COMMISSION VOTING MEETINGS

November 8, 2018

9:30 am

San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District Governing Board Room

1990 E. Gettysburg Avenue

Fresno, CA 93726

 

November 29, 2018

9:30am

Commission Auditorium, San Francisco

December 13, 2018

9:30 am

Commission Auditorium, San Francisco

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COMMISSION RATESETTING DELIBERATIVE MEETINGS
(Not Open to the Public)

Ratesetting Deliberative Meeting dates are reserved as noted
but will only be held if there are ratesetting matters to be considered.

November 26, 2018

10:00 am

Commission Room 5305, San Francisco

December 10, 2018

10:00 am

Commission Room 5305, San Francisco

January 7, 2019

10:00 am

Commission Room 5305, San Francisco

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COMMISSIONER COMMITTEE MEETINGS

November 28, 2018

9:30 am

Commission Auditorium, San Francisco

December 12, 2018

9:30am

Commission Auditorium, San Francisco

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COMMISSIONER ALL-PARTY MEETINGS - NONE

A quorum of Commissioners may attend all-party meetings in ratesetting proceedings upon 10 days’ notice of the meeting in the Daily Calendar.  Otherwise, all-party meetings are noticed directly to the parties and might not be posted here.

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HEARING CALENDAR

 

Dates in parentheses following the word “also” are subject to change without notice.  The assigned Commissioner’s name is listed next to the proceedings as matter of record; the assigned Commissioner may or may not be present at the hearing.

 

(PHC) = Prehearing Conference

(WS) = Workshop

(OA) = Oral Argument

(PPH) = Public Participation Hearing

(STC) = Status Conference

(CA) = Closing Argument

(EH) = Evidentiary Hearing

(L&M) = Law & Motion

(CM) = Community Meeting

 

 

 

11/07/18
9:00 a.m.
ALJ Hymes
Comr Picker

R.17-07-007 (WS) - Order Instituting Rulemaking to Consider Streamlining Interconnection of Distributed Energy Resources and Improvements to Rule 21,
Commission Auditorium, San Francisco
Call-in Number: 866-830-4003
Participant PASSCODE: 3038681
Contact: Brian Korpics,
brian.korpics@cpuc.ca.gov, (415) 703-5219

 

 

11/07/18
3:00 p.m.
ALJ Ferguson
Comr Randolph

A.18-05-025 (PHC) - In the Matter of the Application of Patriot Fiber, LLC for a certificate of public convenience and necessity to provide full facilities-based and resold competitive local exchange service throughout the service territories of Pacific Bell Telephone Company, Frontier California, Inc., Consolidated Communications of California Company, and Citizens Telecommunications Company of California, Inc. and full facilities-based and resold interexchange services on a statewide basis,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/07/18
6:00 p.m.
ALJ Fogel
ALJ Houck
Comr Guzman Aceves

R.15-03-010 (PPH) - Order Instituting Rulemaking to Identify Disadvantaged Communities in the San Joaquin Valley and Analyze Economically Feasible Options to Increase Access to Affordable Energy in those Disadvantaged Communities,
Tulare Council Chambers, 475 North M Street, Tulare, CA  93274

 

 

11/08/18
1:30 p.m. –
5:00 p.m.
ALJ Kelly
Comr Guzman Aceves

A.18-04-004 (WS) - Application of SAN DIEGO GAS & ELECTRIC COMPANY (U902E) for Approval of its 2019 Electric Procurement Revenue Requirement Forecasts and GHG-Related Forecasts,
Commission Auditorium, San Francisco
Call-in Number: 866-619-9725
Participant CODE: 4429664
Contact: Michael Zelazo,
michael.zelazo@cpuc.ca.gov, (916) 327-6797
Webcast Link:
https://centurylinkconferencing.webex.com/centurylinkconferencing
/j.php?MTID=m7e46cdcefdd04ce95e6da1e6dcc12e15

Meeting Number: 718 095 753
Meeting PASSWORD: !Energy1

 

 

11/08/18
1:30 p.m. –
5:00 p.m.
ALJ Kline
Comr Guzman Aceves

A.18-05-003 (WS) - Application Of Southern California Edison Company (U 338-E) For Approval Of Its Forecast 2019 ERRA Proceeding Revenue Requirement,
Commission Auditorium, San Francisco
Call-in Number: 866-619-9725
Participant CODE: 4429664
Contact: Michael Zelazo,
michael.zelazo@cpuc.ca.gov, (916) 327-6797
Webcast Link:
https://centurylinkconferencing.webex.com/centurylinkconferencing
/j.php?MTID=m7e46cdcefdd04ce95e6da1e6dcc12e15

Meeting Number: 718 095 753
Meeting PASSWORD: !Energy1

 

 

11/08/18
1:30 p.m. –
5:00 p.m.
ALJ Wildgrube
Comr Guzman Aceves

A.18-06-001 (WS) - Application of Pacific Gas and Electric Company for Adoption of Electric Revenue Requirements and Rates Associated with its 2019 Energy Resource Recovery Account (ERRA) and Generation Non-Bypassable Charges Forecast and Greenhouse Gas Forecast Revenue and Reconciliation. (U39E),
Commission Auditorium, San Francisco
Call-in Number: 866-619-9725
Participant CODE: 4429664
Contact: Michael Zelazo,
michael.zelazo@cpuc.ca.gov, (916) 327-6797
Webcast Link:
https://centurylinkconferencing.webex.com/centurylinkconferencing
/j.php?MTID=m7e46cdcefdd04ce95e6da1e6dcc12e15

Meeting Number: 718 095 753
Meeting PASSWORD: !Energy1

 

 

11/13/18
9:00 a.m.
ALJ Park
Comr Picker

R.12-06-013 (WS) - Order Instituting Rulemaking on the Commission’s Own Motion to Conduct a Comprehensive Examination of Investor Owned Electric Utilities’ Residential Rate Structures, the Transition to Time Varying and Dynamic Rates, and Other Statutory Obligations,
Commission Auditorium, San Francisco
Call-in Number: 866-630-0288
Participant CODE: 6802885
Contact: Masoud Foudeh,
masoud.foudeh@cpuc.ca.gov, (415) 703-1244

 

 

11/13/18
10:00 a.m.
ALJ Yacknin
Comr Randolph

A.15-04-013 (PHC) - In the Matter of the Application of Southern California Edison Company (U338E) for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for the RTRP Transmission Project,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/13/18
1:30 p.m.
ALJ Stevens
Comr Rechtschaffen

A.18-07-004 (PHC) - Application of the City of Madera to Construct a New Grade Separated Crossing Below One Elevated Rail Line Operated by the Union Pacific Railroad Company at the Fresno River Trail Project in the City of Madera, State of California,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/14/18
10:00 a.m.
ALJ Bemesderfer
Comr Randolph

A.15-03-005 (EH) - In the Matter of the Joint Application of Frontier Communications Corporation, Frontier Communications of America, Inc. (U5429C), Verizon California, Inc. (U1002C), Verizon Long Distance LLC (U5732C), and Newco West Holdings LLC for Approval of Transfer of Control Over Verizon California, Inc. and Related Approval of Transfer of Assets and Certifications,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/14/18
10:30 a.m.
ALJ Allen
ALJ Thomas
Comr Picker

R.18-10-007 (PHC) - Order Instituting Rulemaking to Implement Electric Utility Wildfire Mitigation Plans Pursuant to Senate Bill 901 (2018),
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

Webcast Link: http://www.adminmonitor.com/ca/cpuc

 

 

11/14/18
1:30 p.m.
ALJ DeAngelis
Comr Rechtschaffen

A.18-06-004 (PHC) - Application of PACIFIC GAS AND ELECTRIC COMPANY, a California corporation, for a Permit to Construct the Vierra Reinforcement Project Pursuant to General Order 131-D (U39E),
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/14/18
3:00 p.m.
ALJ Zhang
Comr Rechtschaffen

I.18-07-009 (PHC) - Order Instituting Investigation on the Commission’s Own Motion into the California’s One Million New Internet Users Coalition’s Misuse of California Advanced Services Fund Grant Funds; and Order to Show Cause Why the Commission Should Not Impose Penalties and/or Other Remedies for Violating Terms of Their Grant and for Refusing to Return Funds Previously Demanded by the Commission’s Division,
Junipero Serra State Office Building – Hearing Room, 320 West 4th Street, Los Angeles, CA  90013

 

 

11/15/18
9:30 a.m.
ALJ Mason
Comr Picker

I.17-06-027 (WS) - Order Instituting Investigation into the Creation of a Shared Database or Statewide Census of Utility Poles and Conduit in California,
Commission Auditorium, San Francisco
Call-in Number: 866-859-2737
Participant CODE: 1682922
Webcast Link:
http://www.adminmonitor.com/ca/cpuc/

Contact: Wendy al-Mukdad, wendy.al-mukdad@cpuc.ca.gov, (415) 703-2311
More Info:
http://www.cpuc.ca.gov/general.aspx?id=10150
(Also November 16)

 

 

11/15/18
1:00 p.m.
ALJ Haga
Comr Picker

A.18-09-002 (PHC) - Application of Southern California Edison Company (U338E) for Approval of Its Grid Safety and Resiliency Program,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/16/18
10:00 a.m.
ALJ Kersten
Comr Rechtschaffen

R.15-01-008 (WS) - Order Instituting Rulemaking to Adopt Rules and Procedures Governing Commission-Regulated Natural Gas Pipelines and Facilities to Reduce Natural Gas Leakage Consistent with Senate Bill 1371,
Commission’s Courtyard Room, San Francisco
Call-in Info: 877-820-7831
Participant CODE: 996 020 1687
Webex Link:
https://centurylinkconferencing.webex.com/mw3200/mywebex/default.do?service=1&siteurl=centurylinkconferencing&nomenu=true&main_url=%2Fmc3200%2Fe.do%3Fsiteurl%3Dcenturylinkconferencing%26AT%3DMI%26EventID%3D735536497%26UID%3D7068032962%26Host%3DQUhTSwAAAATcyHYE9jUWiqG7Mu9a6HzKFCTqCB4A6EpKwLzJJNoJAXvW0Euv7_z6MUTOKmh-Db0qChBn58hG8qg0StOoC90R0%26FrameSet%3D2%26MTID%3Dm00deaa1881fa3cf2ce951c4907536a95
Contact:
Fred Hanes,
fred.hanes@cpuc.ca.gov, (415) 703-5264
More Info:
http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/PublishedDocs/Efile/G000/M229/K390/229390426.PDF

 

 

11/16/18
10:00 a.m.
ALJ Kline
Comr Guzman Aceves

C.18-02-003 (EH) - Michael Coltan, Complainant vs. Pacific Gas and Electric Company (U39E), Defendant [ for Relief from Defendant’s Failure to Comply with Smart Meter Op-Out Requirements.],
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/28/18
9:00 a.m.
ALJ Fitch
ALJ Kao
Comr Peterman

A.17-01-013, And Related Matters (WS) - Application of Southern California Edison Company (U338E) for Approval of Energy Efficiency Rolling Portfolio Business Plan,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/28/18
1:30 p.m.
ALJ Powell
Comr Picker

P.18-09-001 (WS) - Petition to adopt, amend or repeal a regulation pursuant to Pub. Util. Code Section 1708.5,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

11/30/18
10:00 a.m.
ALJ MacDonald
Comr Guzman Aceves

R.11-03-013 (WS) - Order Instituting Rulemaking Regarding Revisions to the California Universal Telephone Service (LifeLine) Program,
Commission Courtyard Room, San Francisco
Call-in Number: 866-912-9666
Participant CODE: 7032767
Contact: Hannah Steiner,
Hannah.steiner@cpuc.ca.gov, (415) 703-1638
More Info:
http://www.cpuc.ca.gov/General.aspx?id=3045

 

 

11/30/18
1:00 p.m.
ALJ Chiv
Comr Randolph

C.18-09-011 (PHC) - Kevin Collins, Complainant vs Pacific Gas and Electric Company (U39E), Defendant. [For failure to maintain safe equipment],
City of Santa Cruz – Council Chambers, 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA  95060

 

 

12/04/18
11:00 a.m.
ALJ Rizzo
Comr Randolph

C.18-09-006 (PHC) - Thomas Kenster, Complainant vs Pacific Bell Telephone Company d/b/a AT&T California (U1001C), Defendant(s), [for Relief from Overbilling],
Hearing Room – Junipero Serra State Building, 320 West 4th Street, Los Angeles, CA  90013

 

 

12/05/18
9:00 a.m.
ALJ Bemesderfer
Comr Picker

A.17-10-019, And Related Matter (PHC) - Application of San Pablo Bay Pipeline Company LLC (PLC- 29) for authority, pursuant to Public Utilities Code Section 455.3, to increase its rates for pipeline transportation services within California,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco

 

 

12/12/18
9:30 a.m.
ALJ Wildgrube
Comr Randolph

A.18-04-002, And Related Matter (EH) - In the Matter of the Application of PACIFICORP (U901E), an Oregon Company, for an Order Authorizing a General Rate Increase Effective January 1, 2019,
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco
(Also December 13 – 14)

 

 

12/17/18
10:00 a.m.
ALJ Haga
Comr Rechtschaffen

C.17-08-003, And Related Matter (EH) - Pacific Bell Telephone Co. d/b/a AT&T California (U1001C), Complainant, vs. TruConnect Communications, Inc. f/k/a Telscape Communications, Inc. (U4380C) and Blue Casa Telephone, LLC (U7222C), Defendants, [ for the sum of $751,337.93 for unpaid charges for UNEs and resale services; and related relief.],
Commission Courtroom, San Francisco
(Also December 18)

 

 

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OTHER PUBLIC MEETINGS

Public Meeting Notice: Low Income Energy Assistance Program Subcommittee Meeting of the LIOB

November 13, 2018

1:30pm - 4:30pm

Commission Headquarters – Hearing Room D

San Francisco CA 94102

 

Call In Information: 1-866-630-5989

Participant Code: 3362110#

 

Contact: Zaida Amaya@cpuc.ca.gov at 916-928-4702

 

More information: Agenda and alternate location can be found at: www.liob.org

 

Public Meeting Notice:  California High Cost Fund A – Administrative Committee Meeting

November 15, 2018
10 am-11:30am

Commission Headquarters – Golden Gate Room

San Francisco, CA 94102

 

Alternate Public and Teleconferenced Locations:

Junipero Serra State Office Building
320 West 4th Street, Suite 500
(Corner of West 4th Street and Broadway Street)
Los Angeles, CA  90013

 

Contact:  Dorris Chow via e-mail at Dorris.Chow@cpuc.ca.gov or (415) 703-2182.

 

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NEW PROCEEDINGS - NONE

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PETITIONS FOR MODIFICATION - NONE

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DRAFT RESOLUTIONS

Issued for public comment.  Comments are governed by Rule 14.5.

 

 

Draft Resolution No.

T-17616

Meeting Date

November 8, 2018

Subject Matter

Authorizes flow through revenue requirement and resulting California High Cost Fund-A changes from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 for six Small Incumbent Local Exchange Carriers.  This resolution adopts a reduction in California High Cost Fund-A support of $1,291,652 to $18,228,176, for the period April 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 during Calendar Year 2018, for six Small Incumbent Local Exchange Carriers.

Web Link

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/SearchRes.aspx?docformat=ALL&DocID=230400244

 

Comments Due Date

Comments must be submitted within 20 days of it being noticed in the Daily Calendar, which is October 25, 2018.

Serve comments on:

michael.coen@cpuc.ca.gov

 

 

Draft Resolution No.

W-5178

Meeting Date

November 8, 2018

Subject Matter

The Water Division has prepared Proposed Comment Resolution W-5178 for the November 8, 2018, Commission Meeting. Proposed Comment Resolution W-5178 authorizes Tahoe Park Water Company a ratebase offset revenue increase, producing additional annual revenues of $157,650, or 24.1%, over current approved revenues, to be paid by the Ratepayers.

Web Link

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/SearchRes.aspx?docformat=ALL&DocID=222709910

 

Comments Due Date

October 25, 2018.

Serve comments on:

California Public Utilities Commission

Water Division

505 Van Ness Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94102

Water.Division@cpuc.ca.gov

 

 

Draft Resolution No.

W-5179

Meeting Date

November 8, 2018

Subject Matter

The Water Division has prepared Proposed Comment Resolution W-5179 for the November 8, 2018, Commission Meeting. Proposed Comment Resolution W-5179 authorizes North Gualala Water Company  to increase the safe drinking water bond act surcharge by $15,742, or 8.23%, to provide adequate collection for future loan payments and to establish a balancing account.

Web Link

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/SearchRes.aspx?docformat=ALL&DocID=229733308

Comments Due Date

October 25, 2018.

Serve comments on:

California Public Utilities Commission

Water Division

505 Van Ness Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94102

Water.Division@cpuc.ca.gov

 

 

Draft Resolution No.

E-4948

Meeting Date

November 29, 2018

Subject Matter

Approval with modifications of proposals by Pacific Gas and Electric Company, and Southern California Edison Company, and San Diego Gas & Electric Company for Deadband Tolerance Range Methodologies.

Web Link

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/SearchRes.aspx?docformat=ALL&DocID=236900327

Comments Due Date

November 20, 2018

Serve comments on:

es3@cpuc.ca.gov  and psp@cpuc.ca.gov

 

 

Draft Resolution No.

E-4963

Meeting Date

November 29, 2018

Subject Matter

Commission Resolution to establish memorandum accounts to track compensation paid to an officer of an electrical or gas corporation pursuant to Senate Bill 901.

Web Link

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/SearchRes.aspx?docformat=ALL&DocID=236007285

 

Comments Due Date

November 19, 2018

Serve comments on:

franz.cheng@cpuc.ca.gov

 

 

Draft Resolution No.

T-17624

Meeting Date

November 29, 2018

Subject Matter

Resolution T-17624 revokes the Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN) of YLC Partners, Inc. (U-7306-C) (YLC) for failure to comply with several licensing compliance requirements ordered in Decision (D.) 16-12-011request of $77,225.03 from the California High Cost Fund- A.

Web Link

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/PublishedDocs/Published/G000/M231/K130/231130881.PDF

 

Comments Due Date

November 20, 2018

Serve comments on:

penney.legakis@cpuc.ca.gov

 

 

Draft Resolution No.

T-17630

Meeting Date

November 29, 2018

Subject Matter

By Advice Letter 362 filed May 21, 2018, Calaveras Telephone Company requests recovery of a revenue shortfall of $77,225.03 through the California High Cost Fund-A, pursuant to Ordering Paragraph (O.P.) 9 of Decision (D.) 18-04-006 in General Rate Case Application (A.)16-10-002. The revenue shortfall occurred because the Commission adopted the General Rate Case D.18-06-004 for Test Year 2018 after the start of the test year.  This Resolution approves Calaveras Telephone Company recovery request of $77,225.03 from the California High Cost Fund- A.

Web Link

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/PublishedDocs/Published/G000/M234/K054/234054951.PDF

Comments Due Date

November 19, 2018

Serve comments on:

Sazedur.rahman@cpuc.ca.gov

 

 

Draft Resolution No.

W-5177

Meeting Date

November 29, 2018

Subject Matter

Water Division, which authorizes Big Basin Water Company a general rate increase to produce additional annual revenues of $218,068, or 51.5%, for Test Year 2018, to be paid by the Ratepayers.

Web Link

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/SearchRes.aspx?docformat=ALL&DocID=218999864

Comments Due Date

November 19, 2018

Serve comments on:

California Public Utilities Commission

Water Division

505 Van Ness Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94102

Water.Division@cpuc.ca.gov

 

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ADVICE LETTERS SUBMISSIONS - NONE

To inquire about filings, suspension or protest, call or email the Energy Division (415-703-1974 or email: EDTariffUnit@cpuc.ca.gov), Communications Division (415-703-3052) or Water Division (415-703-1133 or email: water.division@cpuc.ca.gov)

 

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OTHER NOTICES - NONE

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