Transmission pricing methodology (TPM) review: second issues paper: Question and Answer session on CBA calculations
As announced in our Market Brief on 14 March 2017, Oakley Greenwood (OGW) will be running an online Question and Answer session on Tuesday 28 March via an email group. OGW provided an independent cost-benefit analysis (CBA) of Transmission Pricing Options, 11 May 2016, and updated the CBA for the supplementary consultation paper, 13 December 2016.
The session is an opportunity to ask questions specifically related to the calculations in the CBA (not methodology). OGW staff will be available to answer questions via the email group on Tuesday 28 March from 10 am to 12:30 pm, and 2 pm to 4:30 pm (New Zealand time).
If you would like to participate in this online session please email firstname.lastname@example.org. A reply email will be sent confirming membership of the email group.
We have published the papers from the Wholesale Advisory Group (WAG) meeting held on 15 March 2017.
The WAG continued its review of the instantaneous reserve event charge and cost allocation (IRECCA) regime. It considered additional material prepared by the secretariat to aid the WAG's resolution of outstanding issues in their draft IRECCA recommendations paper.
As advised in Market Brief on 31 January 2017, the Rulings Panel decided it had jurisdiction under section 50(4) of the Electricity Industry Act 2010 to hear a complaint by Solar City New Zealand Limited against Unison Network Limited (Unison).
On 13 February 2017, Unison appealed to the High Court against the Rulings Panel’s decision. The Authority is the second respondent to the appeal.
We have published documents relating to the Rulings Panel decision on our website.