Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefings
An Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing is a communication that is conducted in accordance with S.C. Code Ann. 58-3-260 (C) (6). Communications, directly or indirectly, regarding any law or fact, or other matter that is reasonably expected to become an issue in a proceeding may be conducted before the commission, if properly noticed, consistent with the directives of S.C. Code Ann. 58-3-260.
On December 8th, 2021, the Public Service Commission outlined the procedures by which an allowable ex parte briefing can be requested, which can be reviewed in this document.
Allowable Ex Parte Communication Briefing Procedures and Forms are available for download from the Office of Regulatory Staff website - This link will take you to the ORS Website.
April 6th at 10 a.m.: ND-2023-4-ECGWST: An Overview of Cybersecurity Challenges Facing Providers of Critical Infrastructure Services (Including, but not Limited to, Communications, Energy, Water and Wastewater and Transportation Companies)
February 16th, 2022 at 2:30 p.m.: ND-2022-3-E: Overview of Santee Cooper’s 2020 Comprehensive Integrated Resource Plan, Plans for its Integrated Resource Plan Update and Presentation of Proposed Procedural Schedule for its Competitive Procurement Renewable Energy Filing/Petition
February 3rd, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.: ND-2021-44-E: A Briefing by SC Clean Energy Industries Task Force Regarding the Merger of E4Carolinas and SC Clean Energy Business Association and the Introduction of Team Members
December 7th, 2021 at 2 p.m.: ND-2021-40-EG: Allowable Ex Parte Briefing from Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Incorporated (Piedmont) Regarding the Cost of Gas on Natural Gas Prices and Electricity Prices and Its Impact on Customers
December 7th, 2021 at 10 a.m.: ND-2021-39-EG: Allowable Ex Parte Briefing from Dominion Energy, South Carolina, Incorporated (DESC) Regarding the Cost of Gas on Natural Gas Prices and Electricity Prices and Its Impact on Customers
December 2nd, 2021 at 10 a.m.: ND-2021-34-E: Allowable Ex Parte Briefing from the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff Regarding Its Oversight of the South Carolina Public Service Authority (Santee Cooper)
December 11th, 2019 at 2:00 PM: 2018-321-E: Application of Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC for Approval of Proposed Electric Transportation Pilot and An Accounting Order to Defer Capital and Operating Expenses
December 11th, 2019 at 2:00 PM: 2018-322-E: Application of Duke Energy Progress, LLC for Approval of Proposed Electric Transportation Pilot and An Accounting Order to Defer Capital and Operating Expenses
September 19th, 2019 at 10:00 AM: NDI-2019-20-E: Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Commerce Overview, Current Economic Development Activity, and Role Energy Plays in Recruiting and Growing Business
August 14th, 2019 at 10:00 AM: *Click on each Docket to view transcripts* Dockets No. 2019-169-E, 2019-170-E, 2019-182-E, 2019-185-E, 2019-186-E, 2019-195-E, 2019-196-E, 2019-207-E, 2019-208-E, 2019-210-E, 2019-211-E, 2019-224-E, and 2019-225-E: Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Key Components of Act 62
July 29th, 2019 at 10:00 AM: Docket No. 2018-202-E: Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss Implementation of Tranche 1 of the Competitive Procurement of Renewable Energy Program and Future Plans for Tranche 2
June 12th, 2019 at 2:00 PM: ND-2019-13-E: South Carolina Solar Business Alliance, Incorporated - Allowable Ex Parte Briefing to Discuss The South Carolina Energy Freedom Act: An Overview and Next Steps
March 7th, 2019 at 10:00 AM: 2017-370-E: Joint Application and Petition of South Carolina Electric & Gas Company and Dominion Energy, Incorporated for Review and Approval of a Proposed Business Combination between SCANA Corporation and Dominion Energy, Incorporated, as May Be Required, and for a Prudency Determination Regarding the Abandonment of the V.C. Summer Units 2 & 3 Project and Associated Customer Benefits and Cost Recovery Plans
February 19th, 2019 at 10:00 AM: 2013-298-E, 2016-149-E, and 2017-381-A: Application of Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC for Approval of New Cost Recovery Mechanism and Portfolio of Demand-Side Management and Energy Efficiency Programs-Ex Parte Briefing; Application of Duke Energy Progress, LLC Requesting Approval of Its Proposed Home Energy Improvement Program HEIP-6; Office of Regulatory Staff's Petition for an Order Requiring Utilities to Report the Impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act--Allowable Ex Parte Briefings
February 14th, 2019 at 2:00 PM: 2017-370-E: Request by Commissioner Williams in Order No. 2019-100 for Briefing by the Office of Regulatory Staff Regarding: COMMISSION ORDER No. 2019-100 AND CUSTOMER EDUCATION PLAN IN ORDER No. 2018-804