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Advisories & Notices
Call for Comments for the Proposed General Amendments to the WESM Rules, Retail Rules and Market Manuals on the Implementation of the Electric Retail Aggregation Program (ORCP-WR-RR-WM-RM-22-11)
Thu, 24 Nov 2022

The Rules Change Committee (RCC) is inviting all WESM Members and interested parties to submit comments to the Independent Electricity Market Operator of the Philippines (IEMOP) Proposed General Amendments to the WESM Rules, Retail Rules and Market Manuals on the Implementation of the Electric Retail Aggregation Program (ORCP-WR-RR-WM-RM-22-11).

The proposal was originally submitted to the RCC as an urgent amendment but was not certified as such by the RCC for reasons stated in RCC Resolution No. 2022-14. It shall be henceforth classified as a general amendment and be processed following the rules change procedures in Section 6 of the Rules Change Manual.

The proposal seeks to harmonize existing rules on retail transactions with ERC Resolution No. 4 Series of 2022 regarding the implementation of the Electric Retail Aggregation Program.

The documents proposed to be amended are the following:

  1. WESM Rules
  2. Retail Rules
  3. WESM Manual on Registration, Suspension and De-registration Criteria and Procedures Issue 12.1*
  4. Retail Manual on Registration Criteria and Procedures Issue 3.1*
  5. Retail Manual on Market Transactions Procedures Issue 3.1*
  6. Retail Manual on Metering Standard and Procedures Issue 5.1*

* including revisions pursuant to RCC Resolution No. 2022-07 (Proposed Amendments on the Implementation of the Green Energy Option Program pending approval of DOE

 

You can download a copy of the discussion paper and matrix of the proposed amendments from the proposal webpage.

Kindly submit your comments (in Word format) through the File a Submission page no later than 09 January 2023 or 30 working days from the date of publication (23 November 2022). Please input in the proper field the e-mail address of your point person(s) with whom we could further contact regarding activities related to the processing of the proposal.

Kindly direct any questions and clarifications to mag_rrd@wesm.ph.Thank you.

 

Rules Review Division
Market Assessment Group
Philippine Electricity Market Corporation
+632 8631 8734 | mag_rrd@wesm.ph | www.wesm.ph
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