Transmission SBT

A System Operational and Reliability Benefits Tool (SBT) has been developed to measure the benefits associated with transmission that are incremental to those benefits measured by traditional Integrated Resource Planning (IRP) models.  Chapter 4 on Transmission (PDF) in the 2013 IRP provides additional information on the SBT.

Below are notices on schedule and related documents.  For more information or to be included in the workgroup, please contact us at TransmissionSBT@PacifiCorp.com.

Schedule

- See notices section below for more information.

PDF November 20, 2013 – Workshop #3 (9:00am - 2:00pm PT)

September 30, 2013 – Workshop #2 (9:00am - 2:00pm PT)
September 17, 2013 – Workshop #1 “Make-Up” Webinar (8:30-9:30am PT)
August 26, 2013 - SBT Workshop #1 from 9:00-2:00pm (PT)
July 29, 2013 - SBT "Kick-off" Workshop from 2:00-4:00pm (PT)
Workshop Notices

NOTICE OF PACIFICORP TRANSMISSION SBT WORKGROUP

WORKSHOP #3 – November 20, 2013 (9:00-2:00pm PT)

In accordance with Action Item 9a of PacifiCorp’s 2013 Integrated Resource Plan, PacifiCorp transmission has established an SBT workgroup and scheduled SBT Workshop #3 for further review of the SBT. Monthly workgroup meetings have been held in-person starting in August to facilitate completion of this action item. The SBT Workshop #3 is intended to be a “wrap-up” of these efforts. Participation details for the SBT Workshop #3 have been provided via email to SBT workgroup participants. Please contact us at TransmissionSBT@PacifiCorp.com if you have questions.

WORKSHOP #2 - September 30, 2013 (9:00-2:00pm PT)

In accordance with Action Item 9a of PacifiCorp’s 2013 Integrated Resource Plan, PacifiCorp transmission has established an SBT workgroup and scheduled SBT Workshop #2 for further review of the SBT. SBT workgroup participants confirmed their participation as requested, following the July 29, 2013 SBT “kick-off” workshop. SBT workgroup participants are committed to attending workshop meetings and providing feedback on the tool throughout the process including submitting written comments. Monthly workgroup meetings will be held in-person August through October, at minimum to facilitate completion of this action item. Participation details for the SBT Workshop #2 have been provided via email to SBT workgroup participants. Please contact us at TransmissionSBT@PacifiCorp.com if you have questions.

WORKSHOP #1 "Make-up" - September 17, 2013 (8:30-9:30am PT)

A “make-up” webinar will be held on September 17, 2013 at 8:30am-9:30 am pacific / 9:30am-10:30am mountain. This webinar will walkthrough material discussed at the August 26, 2013 SBT workgroup workshop #1 for workgroup members that were unable to attend the first workshop. All SBT workgroup members are welcome to participate. Participation details for the “make-up” webinar have been provided via email to SBT workgroup participants. Please contact us at TransmissionSBT@PacifiCorp.com if you have questions.

WORKSHOP #1 - AUGUST 26, 2013  (9:00am - 2:00pm PT)

In accordance with Action Item 9a of PacifiCorp’s 2013 Integrated Resource Plan, PacifiCorp transmission has established an SBT workgroup and scheduled SBT Workshop #1 for further review of the SBT. SBT workgroup participants confirmed their participation as requested, following the July 29, 2013 SBT “kick-off” workshop. SBT workgroup participants are committed to attending workshop meetings and providing feedback on the tool throughout the process including submitting written comments. Monthly workgroup meetings will be held in-person August through October, at minimum to facilitate completion of this action item. Participation details for the SBT Workshop #1 have been provided via email to SBT workgroup participants. Please contact us at TransmissionSBT@PacifiCorp.com if you have questions.

July 29, 2013 -  SBT "Kick-off" Workshop from 2:00-4:00pm (PT)

NOTICE OF SBT WORKSHOP AND SOLICITATION OF STAKEHOLDER PARTICIPATION
In accordance with Action Item 9a from PacifiCorp’s 2013 IRP, this notice provides that PacifiCorp transmission has scheduled a workshop for further review of its System Operational and Reliability Benefits Tool (“SBT”). This “kick-off” workshop will be held via webinar on July 29, 2013 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm (pacific time).  At this workshop, PacifiCorp transmission will provide an overview of the SBT and the approach to further analysis to be conducted specific to Energy Gateway West. Timing and approach for future workshops and continued stakeholder review of the SBT will also be discussed.
 
If you are interested in participating on the SBT workgroup, please email contact information to TransmissionSBT@PacifiCorp.com, no later than July 8, 2013. It is anticipated that participants on this workgroup are committed to attending workshop meetings and providing feedback on the tool throughout the process including submitting written comments. A monthly workgroup meeting will be held between July – October, at minimum to facilitate completion of this action item.

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