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RPS Proceeding - Notices Prior to 2010

Docket # 03-RPS-1078

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Notices are arranged by date of meeting (where applicable).


Notices 2003 - 2009


2009 Notices

  • June 29, 2009 - Joint Integrated Energy Policy Report and Renewables Committee Workshop "Electricity System Implications of 33 Percent Renewables"
  • May 28, 2009 - Notice of Joint Integrated Energy Policy Report and Renewables Committee Workshop "Exploring Feed-in Tariffs for Renewable Energy Projects over 20 Megawatts"
  • Notice of Availability of Final Consultant Report - California Feed-In Tariff Design and Policy Options. Posted May 5, 2009.
  • March 26, 2009 - Notice of Staff Workshop on 2006 RPS Procurement Verification Data Review. Posted March 13, 2009.



2008 Notices

  • Notice of Availability of Report - Commission Report on Tracking System Operational Determination, publication number CEC-300-2008-001-CMF. Posted December 23 2008.
  • Notice of Availability of Consultant Report - The Progress of California's Publicly Owned Utilities In Meeting The State's Renewable Portfolio Standard Requirements, publication # CEC-300-2008-005. Posted: December 11, 2008.
  • December 3, 2008 - Energy Commission Business Meeting
    Possible Adoption of the Joint Commission Staff Report on Tracking System Operational Determination (see Documents page for report).
  • December 1, 2008 - Staff Workshop on Renewable Energy "Feed-In" Tariffs
  • Notice of Availability of Report - Renewable Energy Program 2008 Annual Report to the Legislature and Appendix, publication numbers CEC-300-2008-008-CMF and CEC-300-2008-008-CMF-AP. Posted November 6, 2008.
  • October 1, 2008 - Staff Workshop: Renewable Energy "Feed-In" Tariffs. Posted September 15, 2008. (PDF file, 9 pgs, 120 kb)
  • June 30, 2008 - Staff Workshop: Renewable Energy "Feed-In" Tariffs. Posted June 20, 2008. (PDF file, 8 pgs, 78 kb)
  • June 12, 2008 - Notice of Staff Workshop on Guideline Revisions for the Existing Renewable Facilities Program.
    Includes Attachments A ∓ B, ERFP incentive options, and changes recommended by staff.
    Posted June 2, 2008. (PDF file, 13 pgs, 276 kb)
  • March 17, 2008 - Notice of Committee workshop on Draft Joint Agency Staff Report on Tracking System Operational Determination . Posted March 7, 2008. (PDF file, 8 pgs, 144 kb)
  • Notice of Availability of Guidebooks: Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook, Third Edition (Publication No. CEC-300-2007-006-ED3-CMF) and Overall Guidebook for the Renewable Energy Program, Second Edition (Publication No. CEC-300-2007-003-ED2-CMF). Posted January 25, 2008. (PDF file, 2 pgs, 40 kb)
  • Notice of Revised Errata to the Committee Draft Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook. Posted January 25, 2008. (PDF file, 5 pgs, 52 kb)



2007 Notices

  • December 17, 2007 - Notice of Business Meeting RE: Guideline Revisions for Renewable Energy Program and RPS Implementation. Posted December 7, 2007. (PDF file, 7 pgs, 80 kb)
  • October 23, 2007 - Notice of Availability of the Renewable Energy Program 2007 Annual Report to the Legislature and Appendix.
  • September 26, 2007 - Notice of Commission Hearing On Guideline Revisions for the Renewable Energy Program and RPS Implementation. Posted September 14, 2007. (PDF file, 10 pages, 69.4 kilobytes)
  • Notice of Availability of the Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification Report, Adopted August 1, 2007. Posted August 13, 2007.
  • May 23, 2007 - Energy Commission Business Meeting to Consider Adoption of the Renewables Portfolio Standard 2005 Procurement Verification Report.
  • May 21, 2007 - IEPR Committee Workshop on "Feed-In" Tariffs.
  • Notice of Availability of Guidebooks Adopted March 14, 2007: Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook, New Renewable Facilities Program Guidebook, Existing Renewable Facilities Guidebook, Consumer Education Program Guidebook, and Overall Guidebook for Renewable Energy Programs posted 3/29/2007. (PDF file, 2 pgs, 144 kb)
  • Revised Errata to the Committee Drafts Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook, New Renewable Facilities Program Guidebook, and Existing Renewable Facilities Guidebook, posted 3/29/2007. (PDF file, 9 pgs, 144 kb)
  • March 15, 2007 - Committee Workshop on the Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification Report.
  • March 14, 2007 - Commission Hearing 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



2006 Notices

  • July 6, 2006 - Committee Workshop on the Mid-Course Review of the Renewables Portfolio Standard Process.
  • Notice of Availability of renewable program guidebooks: Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook (publication no. CEC-300-2006-007-F), New Renewable Facilities Program Guidebook (publication no. CEC-300-2006-006-F), and Overall Program Guidebook (publication no. CEC-300-2006-008-F). Posted: May 11, 2006.
  • June 27, 2006 - Committee Workshop on lowering the cost of capital for generation projects
    (Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 76 kb) posted: May 8, 2006.
  • April 26, 2006 - Notice of Commission Business Meeting to consider adoption of proposed changes to the Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook (publication no. CEC-300-2006-007-D). Posted: April 14, 2006.
  • April 17, 2006 - Notice of Committee Workshop regarding proposed changes to the Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook (publication no. CEC-300-2006-007-D). Posted: April 7, 2006.
  • April 3, 2006 - Notice of Staff Workshop regarding the report titled: California Renewables Portfolio Standard Renewable Generation Integration Cost Analysis: Multi-Year Analysis Results and Recommendations (publication no. CEC-500-2006-024). Posted: March 16, 2006.
  • Notice of Availability of Report - Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification Report, Publication No. CEC-300-2006-002-CMF. Posted: February 23, 2006.
  • Notice of Availability of Report - Building a "Margin of Safety" Into Renewable Energy Procurements: A Review of Experience with Contract Failure - CONSULTANT REPORT, Publication No. CEC-300-2006-004. Posted: January 11, 2006.
  • February 1, 2006 - Notice of Commission Business Meeting to consider adoption of the Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification Report with Errata. Posted: January 24, 2006.

    Note: The report was originally scheduled to be considered for adoption at the January 18 Business Meeting, but was held over to February 1 to allow for public review of the Errata.

  • January 18, 2006 - Notice of Commission Business Meeting to consider adoption of the Committee Draft version of the Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Verification Report. Posted: January 6, 2006.


2005 Notices

  • December 7, 2005 - Notice of Committee Workshop on Proposed Changes to the Renewables Portfolio Standard Guidelines and Procurement Verification Report. Posted: November 30, 2005.
  • Notice of Availability - of consultant report titled Publicly Owned Electric Utilities and the California Renewable Portfolio Standards: A Summary of Data Collection Activities, (Energy Commission Publication No. CEC-300-2005-023). Date posted: November 4, 2005.
  • Notice of Availability - of consultant report titled Preliminary Stakeholder Evaluation of the California Renewables Portfolio Standard, (Energy Commission Publication No. CEC-300-2005-011). Date posted: June 17, 2005.
  • Notice of Non-substantive Changes to the Renewable Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook. Posted: May 11, 2005.

2004 Notices

  • August 11, 2004 - Notice to consider adoption of changes to Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook.
  • Notice of Availability - Of Overall Guidebook for the Renewable Energy Program, Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook, and the New Renewable Facilities Program Guidebook.
  • May 19, 2004 - Notice to Consider Adoption of Substantive Changes to the Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility Guidebook and the New Renewable Facilities Guidebook
  • May 4, 2004 - Notice of Workshop on Accelerated Renewable Development
  • April 21, 2004 - Notice to Consider Adoption of Guidebooks on Renewable Portfolio Standard Implementation. Posted: March 22, 2004.
  • February 20, 2004 - Notice of Renewables Committee Workshop on costs of integrating renewable resources into California's electricity system. Posted: February 11, 2004.
  • Committee Notice - Participation in Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System Implementation. Posted: February 11, 2004.
  • February 5, 2004 - Notice of Renewables Committee Hearing. Posted: January 27, 2004.

2003 Notices

  • Notice of Availability - Needs Assessment of the Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System Final Report, Energy Commission Publication No. 500-03-098F. Posted: December 31, 2003.
  • October 30, 2003 - Notice of Staff Workshop. Posted: October 22, 2003.
  • Notice of Availability - Needs Assessment of the Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System - Draft Consultant's Report, publication # 500-03-098D. Posted: October 21, 2003.
  • Notice of Availability of Adopted Phase 2 Decision. Posted: October 21, 2003
  • September 29, 2003 - Notice of Renewables Committee Hearing on Renewable Portfolio Standard Phase 2 Implementation.
  • September 12, 2003 - Staff Workshop, Evaluating the Cost of Integrating Renewables: Methodology & Analysis Results.
  • July 14, 2003 - Notice of Renewables Committee Hearing on Renewable Portfolio Standard Phase 2 Implementation.
  • Notice of Availability of Adopted Phase 1 Decision. Posted: July 7, 2003.
  • June 11, 2003 - Notice to consider adoption of committee report on Renewables Portfolio Standard Phase I Implementation.
  • May 12 & 13, 2003 - Notice of Staff Workshop on RPS phase II Implementation.

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

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

  • May 5, 2003 - Notice of Renewables Committee hearing on Renewable Portfolio Phase I Implementation. (Acrobat PDF, 4 pages, 124 kilobytes)
  • April 29, 2003 - Notice of Staff Workshop. Evaluating the cost of Integrating Renewables. Includes Attachments A - RPS Integration Study Methodology. Posted: 3/17/03. (Acrobat PDF, 4 pages, 108 kilobytes)  NOTE: Location Changed to 901 P Street, Hearing Room A, Sacramento, California.
  • March 25, 2003 - Notice of Staff Workshop. Includes Attachments A and B - Agenda and study questions, and excerpts of language from SB 1078 and SB 1038 relevant for discussion at the workshop. Posted: 3/17/03. (Acrobat PDF, 12 pages, 152 kilobytes)
  • Committee Order on RPS Proceeding and CPUC Collaborative Guidelines - initiates a proceeding to implement the state's Renewables Portfolio Standard (RPS) Program in collaboration with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). Includes Attachments A through E - RPS collaboration workplan, tentative schedules, service list form, and designated staff. Posted: 3/17/03. (Acrobat PDF, 15 pages, 148 kilobytes)