RPS Proceeding - Workshops & Meetings Prior to 2010

Docket # 03-RPS-1078

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Workshops & Meetings 2003 - 2009

2009 Meetings



2008 Meetings



2007 Meetings

Meetings Prior to 2007


2009 Meetings


June 29, 2009 - Joint Integrated Energy Policy Report and Renewables Committee Workshop "Electricity System Implications of 33 Percent Renewables"



March 26, 2009 - Staff Workshop on 2006 RPS Procurement Verification Data Review.




2008 Meetings




December 3, 2008 - Energy Commission Business Meeting
Possible Adoption of the Joint Commission Staff Report on Tracking System Operational Determination




December 1, 2008 - Staff Workshop: California Feed-In Tariff Design and Policy Options



October 1, 2008 - Staff Workshop: Renewable Energy "Feed-In" Tariffs




June 30, 2008 - Staff Workshop: Renewable Energy "Feed-In" Tariffs




June 12, 2008 - Staff Workshop on Guideline Revisions for the Existing Renewable Facilities Program

  • Workshop Notice (Acrobat file). Posted: June 2, 2008.
    Includes Attachments A & B, ERFP incentive options, and changes recommended by staff.



March 17, 2008 - Committee Workshop on Draft Joint Agency Staff Report on Tracking System Operational Determination



2007 Meetings

December 19, 2007
Business Meeting to Consider Adopting Proposed Changes to the Renewables Portfolio Standard Guidelines






September 26, 2007
Commission Hearing on Guideline Revisions for the Renewable Energy Program and RPS Implementation






August 1, 2007
Committee Workshop on the Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification




May 23, 2007
Committee Workshop on the Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification




March 15, 2007 Committee Workshop on the Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification




March 14, 2007
Business Meeting on Guideline Revisions for the Renewable Energy Program and RPS Implementation






January 10, 2007
Committee Workshop On Guideline Revisions for the Renewable Energy Program and RPS Implementation






June 27, 2006
Committee Workshop on on Lowering the Cost of Capital for Generation Projects






April 17, 2006
Committee Workshop on Changes to Renewable Energy Program Guidebooks






April 3, 2006
Staff Workshop on Report Titled California Renewables Portfolio Standard Renewable Generation Integration Cost Analysis: Multi-year Analysis Results and Recommendations






February 1, 2006
Commission Business Meeting to consider adoption of Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification Report with Errata


January 18, 2006 - Notice of Business Meeting to Consider Adoption of the
Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification Report




December 7, 2005
Committee Workshop on Proposed Changes to the Renewables Portfolio Standard Guidelines and Procurement Verification Report




Publicly Owned Electric Utilities and the California Renewable Portfolio Standards: A Summary of Data Collection Activities - Consultant Report, Publication No. CEC-300-2005-023. Date posted: November 4, 2005. (Acrobat PDF, 29 pages, 221 kilobytes)

Preliminary Stakeholder Evaluation of the California Renewables Portfolio Standard - Consultant Report, Publication No. CEC-300-2005-011. Date posted: June 17, 2005. (Acrobat PDF, 71 pages, 727 kilobytes)

California Renewables Portfolio Standard Renewable Generation Integration Cost Analysis Phase III: Recommendations For Implementation.
Online September 08, 2004. (Acrobat PDF file, 87 pages, 1.2 megabytes)

Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook, Publication Number 500-04-002F1. Adopted August 11, 2004. Online August 20, 2004. (Acrobat PDF file, 51 pages, 312 kilobytes)

Overall Program Guidebook, Publication Number 500-04-026. Adopted May 19, 2004. Online June 8, 2004. (Acrobat PDF file, 25 pages, 204 kb)

New Renewable Facilities Program Guidebook, Publication Number 500-04-001F. Adopted May 19, 2004. Online May 25, 2004. (Acrobat PDF file, 22 pages, 215 kilobytes)



May 19, 2004
Business Meeting to Consider Adoption of RPS Final Draft Guidebooks




April 21, 2004
Business Meeting to Consider Adoption of RPS Final Draft Guidebooks



February 20, 2004
Stakeholder Workshop in Renewables Portfolio Standard Proceeding



February 5, 2004
Renewables Committee Hearing to discuss January 2004 RPS Draft Guidebooks



January 2004, Draft Guidebooks

New Renewable Facilities Program - Draft Guidebook Publication# 500-04-001D.(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 47 pages, 369 kilobytes) On line: January 27, 2004.

Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook - Draft Guidebook Publication# 500-04-002D. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 61 pages, 442 kilobytes) On line: January 27, 2004.

Overall Program Guidebook - Draft Guidebook Publication# 500-03-004D. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 24 pages, 201 kilobytes) On line: January 27, 2004.



Needs Assessment of the Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System

[PDF Icon] Needs Assessment for a Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System - Final Report - Consultant report: Energy Commission & Western Governor's Association (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 72 pages, 2.08 megabytes notice file size). On line: December 31, 2003.

[PDF Icon] CPUC-CEC Collaborative Staff Data Request - Written responses to this data request are due by November 10, 2003. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 6 pages, 19 kilobytes) On line: October 21, 2003.

[PDF Icon] Needs Assessment for a Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System - Draft Consultant's Report. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 68 pages, 698 kilobytes) On line: October 21, 2003.

  • Public Comments on the "Needs Assessment for Western Regional Energy Generation Information System" Draft Consultants Report

    [PDF Icon] Docketed Public Comments - Updated: December 18, 2003.



October 30, 2003
Stakeholder Workshop in Renewables Portfolio Standard Proceeding



September 29, 2003
Renewables Committee Hearing on RPS Phase II Implementation Issues



September 12, 2003
Staff Workshop, Evaluating the Cost of Integrating Renewables:
Methodology & Analysis Results.



July 14, 2003
Renewables Committee Hearing on RPS Phase II Implementation Issues



June 11, 2003
Business Meeting to consider adoption of Decision on Phase I Implementation Issues



May 12 and 13, 2003
Staff Workshop on RPS phase II Implementation

Phase 2 RPS May 12 workshop, supplemental energy payments. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 9 pages, 104 kilobytes) On line: May 2, 2003.

Phase 2 RPS May 13 workshop, certification process and accounting system. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 13 pages, 257 kilobytes) On line: May 2, 2003.

Docketed Public Comments for the May 12 & 13, 2003 Staff Workshop on RPS Phase II Implementation (Adobe Acrobat PDF files) On line: May 30, 2003.




May 5, 2003
Renewables Committee Hearing on RPS Phase I Implementation Issues



March 25, 2003
Workshop on the Renewables Portfolio Standard Proceeding.




Enabling Legislation

Senate Bill 67 (SB 67, Bowen, An act to amend Section 399.14 of, and to add Section 399.16 to, the Public Utilities Code, relating to energy.)
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 8 pages, 24 kilobytes)

Senate Bill 183 (SB 183, Sher, Chapter 666)
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 19 pages, 64 kilobytes)

Assembly Bill 200 (AB 200, Leslie, Chapter 50, An act to add Section 399.17 to the Public Utilities Code, relating to Renewable energy.)
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 76 kilobytes)

Assembly Bill 809 (AB 809, Blakeslee, Chapter 684, An act to amend Section 43869 of the Health and Safety Code, and toamend Sections 399.12, 399.12.5, 399.13, and 399.16 of the Public UtilitiesCode, relating to energy).
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 11 pages, 108 kilobytes)

Senate Bill 1036 (SB 1036, Perata, Chapter 685, An act to amend Sections 25742, 25744, 25748, and 25751 of, to amendand repeal Section 25740.5 of, and to repeal and add Section 25743 of, thePublic Resources Code, and to amend Sections 399.8, 399.13, 399.14,399.15, 399.16, and 454.5 of the Public Utilities Code, relating to energy,and making an appropriation therefor.)
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 20 pages, 208 kilobytes)

Senate Bill 1038 (SB 1038, Sher, Chapter 515, Statutes of 2002)
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 38 pages, 116 kilobytes)

Senate Bill 1078 (SB 1078, Sher, Chapter 516, Statutes of 2002)
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 13 pages, 40 kilobytes)

Senate Bill 1250 (SB 1250, Perata, Chapter 512)
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 20 pages, 197 kilobytes)

Assembly Bill 2189 (SB 2189, Blakeslee, Chapter 747)
(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 70.3 kilobytes)


Other Documents

Letter informing that submission date for reporting RPS-eligible procurement and generation data will be delayed by at least four months, from May 1 to September 1, 2009. Dated April 17, 2009. Posted May 28, 2009. (PDF file, 2 pgs, 70 kb).

California Feed-In Tariff Design and Policy Options, Final Consultant Report, publication # CEC-300-2008-009-F, posted May 4, 2009. (PDF file, 119 pgs, 1.3 mb).

Tracking System Operational Determination. Commission Report # CEC-300-2008-001-CMF. Posted December 23 2008. (Acrobat PDF, 34 pages, 613 kb

The Progress of California's Publicly Owned Utilities in Implementing the State's Renewable Portfolio Standard - CONSULTANT REPORT, publication # CEC-300-2008-005, posted December 11, 2008. (PDF file, 48 pgs, 688 kb; and Excel file database)

Integration of Renewable Resources - Transmission and operating issues and recommendations for integrating renewable resources on the California ISO-controlled grid, California ISO report released November 30, 2007, Publication # ISO-1000-2007-013. Posted: December 3, 2007. (Acrobat PDF, 231 pages, 21.9 MEGABYTES - Please note size of file!)

Renewables Portfolio Standard 2005 Procurement Verification - Commission Final Report, adopted August 1, 2007, CEC-300-2007-001-CMF. Posted: August 13, 2007. (PDF file, 131 pages, 508 kb)

Notice of Availability, posted August 13, 2007.

Renewable Portfolio Standards Guidebooks & Forms

Building a Margin of Safety Into Renewable Energy Procurements: A Review of Experience with Contract Failure - CONSULTANT REPORT. Posted: January 11, 2006. (PDF file, 53 pages, 852 kb)