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Call for Comments to the Proposed General Amendments to the WESM Manual on Billing and Settlement to Harmonize with ERC Decision on ERC Case No. 2017-042RC regarding Additional Compensation (ORCP-WM-21-09)
Mon, 19 Jul 2021

 

The Rules Change Committee (RCC) is inviting all WESM Members and interested parties to submit comments to the IEMOP’s Proposed General Amendments to the WESM Manual on Billing and Settlement to Harmonize with ERC Decision on Case No. 2017-042RC regarding Additional Compensation (ORCP-WM-21-09). The proposal aims to align the procedures for additional compensation with the directives provided under the Energy Regulatory Commission’s (ERC) decision on ERC Case No. 2017-042RC, and to consistently apply the guidelines to the different pricing or dispatch conditions eligible for additional compensation.


You may click the link below to download a copy of the discussion paper and matrix of the proposed amendments:


ORCP-WM-21-09 – Discussion paper and matrix (Please write your comments in the proper columns in the matrix.)


Kindly submit your comments (in Word format) by e-mail at mag_rrd@wesm.ph no later than 01 September 2021 or 30 working days from the date of publication (19 July 2021).



BACKGROUND:


This proposal was first submitted by the IEMOP on 16 April 2021 as an urgent amendment. In accordance to the procedures for processing urgent proposals set forth in Section 7 of the Rules Change Manual*, the proposal underwent an expedited process of approval, as follows:

Process

Document

Date

RCC Approval

RCC Resolution No. 2021-03

26 April 2021

PEM Board Approval

PEM Board Resolution No. 2021-35-13

28 April 2021

Posting of Revised WESM Manual in PEMC website

WESM Manual on Billing and Settlement Issue 6.2

29 April 2021


Approved urgent amendments shall take effect for a period of six (6) months, within which the proposal must be re-submitted as a general amendment and processed as such, for the DOE’s final approval and promulgation. The IEMOP re-submitted the subject proposal to the RCC as a general amendment on 28 June 2021.


Thank you.



* WESM Manual on Procedures for Changes to the WESM Rules, Retail Rules and Market Manuals, Issue 3.0



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