Utilization in the Organized Markets of Electric Storage Resources as Transmission Assets Compensated Through Transmission Rates, for Grid Support Services Compensated in Other Ways, and for Multiple Services; Further Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference, 79469-79470 [2016-27288]

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Jkt 241001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. AD16–25–000] Utilization in the Organized Markets of Electric Storage Resources as Transmission Assets Compensated Through Transmission Rates, for Grid Support Services Compensated in Other Ways, and for Multiple Services; Further Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference As announced in the Notice of Technical Conference issued on September 30, 2016 and the Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference issued on November 1, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) staff will convene a technical conference on November 9, 2016, at the Commission’s offices at 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426 beginning at approximately 10:00 a.m. and ending at approximately 3:00 p.m. (Eastern Time). Commission staff will lead the conference, and Commissioners may attend. The purpose of the technical conference is to discuss the utilization of electric storage resources as transmission assets compensated through transmission rates, for grid support services that are compensated in other ways, and for multiple services. This technical conference will be transcribed and webcast. Transcripts of PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 79469 the technical conference will be available for a fee from Ace-Federal Reporters, Inc. at (202) 347–3700. A free webcast of this event will be available through www.ferc.gov. Anyone with internet access who wants to view this event can do so by navigating to the Calendar of Events at www.ferc.gov and locating this event in the Calendar. The event will contain a link to its webcast. The Capitol Connection provides technical support for webcasts and offers the option of listening to the workshop via phone-bridge for a fee. If you have any questions, visit www.CapitolConnection.org or call (703) 993–3100. Those interested in attending the technical conference or viewing the webcast are encouraged to register at https://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/ registration/11-09-16-form.asp. Commission technical conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations, please send an email to accessibility@ferc.gov, call (866) 208–3372 (toll free) or (202) 208–8659 (TTY), or send a FAX to (202) 208–2106 with the required accommodations. While this conference is not for the purpose of discussing specific cases, we note that the discussions at the conference may address matters at issue in the following Commission proceedings that are either pending or within their rehearing period: Docket Nos. Electric Storage Participation in Regions with Organized Wholesale Electric Markets. ISO New England Inc. .......... Indianapolis Power & Light Company v. Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. New York Independent System Operator, Inc. New York Independent System Operator, Inc. New York Independent System Operator, Inc. New York Independent System Operator, Inc. AD16–20. ER17–68. EL17–8. ER13–102. ER15–2059. ER16–120. ER16–1404. For more information about this technical conference, please contact: Rahim Amerkhail (Technical Information) Office of Energy Policy and Innovation Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street NE. Washington, DC 20426 (202) 502–8266 rahim.amerkhail@ferc.gov. Sarah McKinley (Logistical Information) Office of External Affairs E:\FR\FM\14NON1.SGM 14NON1 79470 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 219 / Monday, November 14, 2016 / Notices Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street NE. Washington, DC 20426 (202) 502–8004 sarah.mckinley@ferc.gov. Heidi Nielsen (Legal Information) Office of the General Counsel Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street NE. Washington, DC 20426 (202) 502–8435 heidi.nielsen@ferc.gov. Dated: November 7, 2016. Nathaniel J. 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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 219 (Monday, November 14, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 79469-79470]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-27288]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. AD16-25-000]


Utilization in the Organized Markets of Electric Storage 
Resources as Transmission Assets Compensated Through Transmission 
Rates, for Grid Support Services Compensated in Other Ways, and for 
Multiple Services; Further Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference

    As announced in the Notice of Technical Conference issued on 
September 30, 2016 and the Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference 
issued on November 1, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 
(Commission) staff will convene a technical conference on November 9, 
2016, at the Commission's offices at 888 First Street NE., Washington, 
DC 20426 beginning at approximately 10:00 a.m. and ending at 
approximately 3:00 p.m. (Eastern Time). Commission staff will lead the 
conference, and Commissioners may attend.
    The purpose of the technical conference is to discuss the 
utilization of electric storage resources as transmission assets 
compensated through transmission rates, for grid support services that 
are compensated in other ways, and for multiple services.
    This technical conference will be transcribed and webcast. 
Transcripts of the technical conference will be available for a fee 
from Ace-Federal Reporters, Inc. at (202) 347-3700. A free webcast of 
this event will be available through www.ferc.gov. Anyone with internet 
access who wants to view this event can do so by navigating to the 
Calendar of Events at www.ferc.gov and locating this event in the 
Calendar. The event will contain a link to its webcast. The Capitol 
Connection provides technical support for webcasts and offers the 
option of listening to the workshop via phone-bridge for a fee. If you 
have any questions, visit www.CapitolConnection.org or call (703) 993-
3100.
    Those interested in attending the technical conference or viewing 
the webcast are encouraged to register at https://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/registration/11-09-16-form.asp.
    Commission technical conferences are accessible under section 508 
of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations, 
please send an email to accessibility@ferc.gov, call (866) 208-3372 
(toll free) or (202) 208-8659 (TTY), or send a FAX to (202) 208-2106 
with the required accommodations.
    While this conference is not for the purpose of discussing specific 
cases, we note that the discussions at the conference may address 
matters at issue in the following Commission proceedings that are 
either pending or within their rehearing period:

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                                                     Docket Nos.
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Electric Storage Participation in Regions   AD16-20.
 with Organized Wholesale Electric Markets.
ISO New England Inc.......................  ER17-68.
Indianapolis Power & Light Company v.       EL17-8.
 Midcontinent Independent System Operator,
 Inc.
New York Independent System Operator, Inc.  ER13-102.
New York Independent System Operator, Inc.  ER15-2059.
New York Independent System Operator, Inc.  ER16-120.
New York Independent System Operator, Inc.  ER16-1404.
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    For more information about this technical conference, please 
contact:

Rahim Amerkhail (Technical Information)
Office of Energy Policy and Innovation
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
888 First Street NE.
Washington, DC 20426
(202) 502-8266
rahim.amerkhail@ferc.gov.

Sarah McKinley (Logistical Information)
Office of External Affairs

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Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
888 First Street NE.
Washington, DC 20426
(202) 502-8004
sarah.mckinley@ferc.gov.

Heidi Nielsen (Legal Information)
Office of the General Counsel
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
888 First Street NE.
 Washington, DC 20426
(202) 502-8435
heidi.nielsen@ferc.gov.

    Dated: November 7, 2016.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-27288 Filed 11-10-16; 8:45 am]
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