Our Work

We are deeply engaged in electricity policy. See what issues we’re following.

WUTC

Climate Policy

NIPPC urges the WUTC and the Washington Department of Commerce to adopt a procurement-based framework rather than a delivery-based framework for implementing the Clean Energy Transformation Act

OPUC

Legislatures

NIPPC files testimony before the OPUC on the voluntary renewable energy tariff proceeding (UM 1953) to ensure that Oregon electricity customers have multiple options for reducing carbon emissions

OPUC

Federal

NIPPC files follow-up comments with the OPUC to improve PacifiCorp’s proposed All Source Request for Proposals

BPA

Climate Policy

NIPPC files comments with BPA in its expedited case to lift the financial reserves surcharge on power rates

OPUC

Transmission

NIPPC urges the OPUC to harness the expertise of independent power and regionalized markets to reduce Oregon’s greenhouse gas emissions in response to Oregon Governor Kate Brown’s Executive Order No. 20-04

OPUC

Legislatures

NIPPC files comments with the WUTC recommending appropriate ways to implement a return-on-PPA provision in Puget Sound Energy’s proposed All Source Request for Proposals

OPUC

Consumer Choice

NIPPC files comments with the OPUC to improve PacifiCorp’s proposed All Source Request for Proposals

OPUC

BPA

NIPPC files closing comments with the OPUC in a broad Direct Access proceeding (UM 2024)

FERC

Federal

NIPPC files comments with FERC on PacifiCorp’s response to FERC’s deficiency letter on its proposed interconnection reform

FERC

Climate Policy

NIPPC files comments with FERC on PacifiCorp’s proposed generator interconnection reform

Other

Transmission

NIPPC releases a statement and principles on the creation of a regional resource adequacy program

OPUC

Consumer Choice

NIPPC files Comments in the OPUC’s ongoing investigation on how Capacity should be acquired and valued

OPUC

Resource Adequacy

NIPPC’s Opening Comments in PacifiCorp’s 2019 IRP Docket before the Oregon PUC LC 70