Western Area Power Administration 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Central Arizona Project-Rate Order No. WAPA-193
Document Number: 2020-13825
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) proposes to extend its existing formula rates for transmission service on the Central Arizona Project (CAP) through December 31, 2025. The proposed formula rates are unchanged from the existing formula transmission service rates, under Rate Schedules CAP-FT3, CAP-NFT3, and CAP-NITS3 that expire on December 31, 2020.
Re-Opening of Comment Period for Proposed Salt Lake City Area Integrated Projects Firm Power Rate and Colorado River Storage Project Transmission and Ancillary Services Rates-Rate Order No. WAPA-190
Document Number: 2020-13752
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) announces the re- opening of the comment period for the proposed Salt Lake City Area Integrated Projects (SLCA/IP) firm power rate and Colorado River Storage Project (CRSP) transmission and ancillary services formula rates under Rate Order No. WAPA-190.
Pacific Northwest-Pacific Southwest Intertie Project-Rate Order No. WAPA-192
Document Number: 2020-13363
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-22
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) proposes to extend its existing transmission service rates for the Pacific Northwest- Pacific Southwest Intertie Project (Intertie) through September 30, 2023. The proposed rates are unchanged from the existing transmission service rates under Rate Schedules INT-FT5 and INT-NFT4 that expire on September 30, 2020.
Agency Information Collection Extension
Document Number: 2020-11074
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-05-22
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
The Western Area Power Administration (WAPA), pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend an information collection request with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for three years with ministerial changes. The current OMB control number 1910-5136 for WAPA's Applicant Profile Data (APD) form expires November 30, 2020. WAPA intends to extend the APD form under the OMB control number to November 30, 2023. WAPA is seeking comments on this proposed information collection extension.
Boulder Canyon Project
Document Number: 2020-07154
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-06
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) is proposing an adjustment to the base charge and rates for fiscal year (FY) 2021 Boulder Canyon Project (BCP) electric service under Rate Schedule BCP- F10. The proposal would reduce the base charge 1.2 percent from $66.4 million in FY 2020 to $65.6 million for FY 2021. The reduction is primarily the result of an increase in prior year carryover funds and non-power revenue projections for the Hoover Dam visitor center. The proposed base charge and rates would go into effect on October 1, 2020, and remain in effect through September 30, 2021. Publication of this Federal Register notice will initiate the public process.
Provo River Project-Rate Order No. WAPA-189
Document Number: 2020-03019
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
The Assistant Secretary, Office of Electricity, confirms, approves, and places into effect, on an interim basis, the firm power formula rate for the Provo River Project (Provisional Formula Rate). The existing firm power formula rate under Rate Schedule Provo River Formula Rate PR-1 is set to expire on March 31, 2020. This rate action makes no change to the existing formula rate.
Proposed Salt Lake City Area Integrated Projects Firm Power Rate and Colorado River Storage Project Transmission and Ancillary Services Rates-Rate Order No. WAPA-190
Document Number: 2020-00890
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-01-21
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) proposes a new Salt Lake City Area Integrated Projects (SLCA/IP) firm power rate and revised Colorado River Storage Project (CRSP) transmission and ancillary services formula rates. The existing rates for these services expire on September 30, 2020. Currently, there is a 4.25 percent projected decrease to the firm power composite rate. WAPA also proposes modifications to the Cost Recovery Charge (CRC) formula. WAPA proposes changes to the annual transmission revenue requirement. WAPA also proposes to add generator imbalance service to the energy imbalance rate schedule and implement a new rate schedule for the sale of surplus products.