Landmark decisions

Landmark decisions

Commonly referenced decisions

 

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There are some AUC decisions that are referred to more frequently than others. These decisions are often referred to by the Commission in subsequent decisions or by hearing participants in subsequent proceedings. This list is not exhaustive and is intended only as a starting point to further aid stakeholders in more easily identifying decisions to review. The decisions in this category are also located under their specific application type.

 

Decisions for reference

  
  
  
  
  
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21030-D02-2017Alberta PowerLine General Partner Ltd.Fort McMurray West 500-Kilovolt Transmission Project21030NID, Transmission lineConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting, Environment, Electrical effects, Noise, First Nations, Constitutional question, Critical transmission infrastructure
20512-D01-2016ATCO Gas and Pipelines Ltd. (South)Southwest Edmonton Connector Pipeline20512Pipeline construction, pipeline amendmentProperty impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting
2014-040 (Errata)1646658 Alberta Ltd.Bull Creek Wind Project1955Power Plant, Gathering system, SubstationConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting, Environment, Noise
2014-010 (Errata)ATCO Gas and Pipelines Ltd.Urban Pipeline Replacement Project1995Pipeline construction, Pipeline amendmentProperty impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting, Economic impacts
2013-369Alberta Electric System Operator; AltaLink Management Ltd.; ENMAX Power CorporationFoothills Area Transmission Development2001NID, Transmission line, SubstationNeed: generation or load growth, Need: reliability, Choice of NID alternative, Constitutional question
2012-327AltaLink Management Ltd.Western Alberta Transmission Line Project1045Transmission line, SubstationConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting, Environment, Project cost, Constitutional question
2012-303ATCO Electric Ltd.Eastern Alberta Transmission Line Project1069Transmission line, Converter stationConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting, Environment, Noise
2012-181Central Alberta Rural Electrification Association LimitedApplication for a Declaration under the Hydro and Electric Energy Act886Distribution facilities, Areas and boundariesService area
2011-436AltaLink Management Ltd.; EPCOR Distribution & Transmission Inc.Heartland Transmission Project457Transmission line, SubstationConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting, Environment, Electrical effects, Project cost, Noise, Critical transmission infrastructure
2010-493ENMAX Shepard Inc.Construct and Operate 800-MW Shepard Energy Centre241Power Plant - Thermal PlantConsultation, Property impacts, Routing and siting, Environment, Noise
2009-126Alberta Electric System OperatorSouthern Alberta Transmission System Reinforcement - Needs Identification Document Application171NIDNeed: generation or load growth, Need: reliability, Choice of NID alternative
2009-028AltaLink Management Ltd.Transmission Line from Pincher Creek to Lethbridge19Transmission lineProperty impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting, First Nations
2009-020AImperial Oil Resources Ventures Ltd.Reasons for Industrial System Designation97ISDISD criteria
2008-138Glacier Power Ltd.Dunvegan Hydroelectric ProjectPower Plant - Hydro PlantConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Environment, First Nations
2003-048Battle River Rural Electrification Association LimitedBattle River Rural Electrification Association   Amalgamation of Battle River, Central Community, Fenn and Ford REAsDistribution facilities, Areas and boundariesService area, Change of ownership
2003-020ERCB Internal CodeRequesting approval to construct and operate the Dunvegan Hydroelectric Project on the Peace River.Power Plant - Hydro PlantConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Environment, First Nations
2002-014TransAlta Energy Corporation900-MW Keephills Power Plant ExpansionPower Plant - Thermal PlantConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Environment, Noise, First Nations
2001-33EPCOR POwer Development Corporation; EPCOR Generation Inc.Rossdale Power Plant Unit 11 (RD 11)Power Plant - Thermal PlantConsultation, Property impacts, Health and safety, Routing and siting, Environment

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