California Public Utilities Commission Order Instituting Rulemaking Regarding Policies, Procedures and Rules for Development of Distribution Resources Plans Pursuant to Public Utilities Code Section 769

Posted: August 14, 2014 - 19:00 / CPUC / ESA Filings

This rulemaking is opened to establish policies, procedures, and rules to guide California investor-owned electric utilities (IOUs) in developing their Distribution Resources Plan Proposals, which they are required by Public Utilities Code Section 7691 to file by July 1, 2015. This rulemaking also will evaluate the IOUs’ existing and future electric distribution infrastructure and planning procedures with respect to incorporating Distributed Energy Resources into the planning and operation of their electric distribution systems.