Sound bites from state and federal regulators.
Residential Weatherization. Idaho allows Utah Power & Light Co. to discontinue its demand-side management program for residential weatherization, calling it "apparently no longer of much value." to customers. Case No. UPL-E-96-6, Order No. 26747, Dec. 31, 1996 (Idaho P.U.C.).
Real-time Pricing. Montana Power Co. gains approval for real-time pricing plan, but state regulators question 1) whether incremental load will cover costs, 2) if load aggregation is discriminatory, or 3) whether state law requires all RTP tariffs to include transmission charges. Docket No. D96.3.33, Order No. 5915a, Dec. 3, 1996 (Mont.P.S.C.).