|| On December 20, 2013 AEP Ohio filed an Electric Security Plan (ESP) with the PUCO. The proposal asks for continuation of several previously approved riders including the Economic Development Rider (EDR), Enhanced Service Reliability Rider (ESRR), Alternative Energy Rider (AER), Energy Efficiency/Peak Demand Reduction Rider (EE/PDR), and Deferred Asset Phase-In Rider. Updates are proposed to the Distribution Investment Rider (DIR) and the Storm Damage Cost Recovery Rider (SDRR) as well as elimination of the Transmission Cost Recovery Rider (TCRR) and Fuel Adjustment Clause (FAC).
Proposed new recovery mechanisms include: gridSMART Phase II Rider, Auction Cost Reconciliation Rider, NERC Compliance and Cybersecurity Rider, Sustained and Skilled Workforce Rider, Basic Transmission Cost Rider, Generation Energy and Generation Capacity Riders, Power Purchase Agreement Rider and Bad Debt Rider.
The filing proposes a term beginning June 1, 2015 and ending May 31, 2018. The filing seeks approval of an expedited procedural schedule with hearings in April 2014 and an order in July 2014 with rates going into effect June 1, 2015.