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Out for Comment and Responses

The development of business practices includes a public review of newly proposed business practices as well as changes to existing business practices. This page contains documents that are currently open for public comment and those that have been posted as final with BPA Transmission Services' responses to comments.

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Business Practices Currently Out for Comment

All business practices in this list are under revision and stakeholder comments are being sought.

Business Practice Out for Comment

Comments received from Customers

Current Business Practice

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There are no Business Practices currently out for comment.      
Final Business Practices & BPA Responses to Customer Comments

All business practices in this list have been changed recently but the comment period is past.

Final Business Practice

Response to Customer Comments
Operating Reserves, Version 11 Response to Customer Comments 12/8/15 - Operating Reserves, Version 11
Dynamic Transfer Capability: Requesting and Awarding Access to BPA's Network - Pilot, Version 5 Response to Customer Comments 11/9/15 - Dynamic Transfer Capability: Requesting and Awarding Access to BPA's Network - Pilot, Version 5
Dynamic Transfer Operating and Scheduling Requirements, Version 5 Response to Customer Comments 10/6/2015 - Dynamic Transfer Operating and Scheduling Requirements, Version 5
Requesting Transmission Service, Version 26 Response to Customer Comments 10/1/2015 - Requesting Transmission Service, Version 26
Partial Long-Term Firm Service, Version 9 Response to Customer Comments 10/1/2015 - Partial Long-Term Firm Service, Version 9
Line and Load Interconnection Procedures, Version 3 Response to Customer Comments 10/1/2015 - Line and Load Interconnection Procedures, Version 3
Transmission Credits for Non-GI Network Upgrades, Version 3 Response to Customer Comments 10/1/2015 - Transmission Credits for Non-GI Network Upgrades, Version 3
Committed Scheduling Version 6 Response to Customer Comments 9/23/2015 - Committed Scheduling Version 6
Generation Imbalance Service Version 12 No comments were received
Uncommitted Scheduling Version 1 Response to Customer Comments 9/23/2015 - Uncommitted Scheduling Version 1
Balancing Service Election for Dispatchable Energy Resource Balancing Service (DERBS) and Variable Energy Resource Balancing Service (VERBS) Version 3 Response to Customer Comments 9/15/15 - Balancing Service Election for Dispatchable Energy Resource Balancing Service (DERBS) and Variable Energy Resource Balancing Service (VERBS) Version 3
Requesting Transmission Service, Version 25 Response to Customer Comments 5/13/15 - Requesting Transmission Service, Version 25
Redirects, Version 18 Response to Customer Comments 5/15/15 - Redirects, Version 18
Customer Data Entry, Version 3 No comments were received.
Requesting Transmission Service, Version 24 Response to Customer Comments 3/13/15 - Requesting Transmission Service, Version 24
Scheduling Transmission Service, Version 17 No comments were received.
Preemption of Short-Term Requests and Reservations, Version 2 Response to Customer Comments 3/13/15 - Preemption of Short-Term Requests and Reservations, Version 2

BPA Transmission Services' Response to Customer Comments documents in .pdf are posted here for one year after the final business practice is posted.