Rule007

AUC rules

Alberta Utilities Commission rules are documents setting out new or amended AUC requirements or processes to be implemented and followed by entities under the jurisdiction of the AUC.

​​Rule 007: Applications for Power Plants, Substations, Transmission Lines, Industrial System Designations, Hydro Developments and Gas Utility Pipelines

​Rule

Rule 007: Applications for Power Plants, Substations, Transmission Lines, Industrial System Designations, Hydro Developments​ and Gas Utility Pipelines [PDF version]

Effective date

September 1, 2021

​Description

​Rule 007 sets out application requirements for the construction, alteration, operation, and the discontinuation, dismantling and removal of power plants, substations, transmission lines, hydro developments and gas utility pipelines as well as approvals of a needs identification document.​

Consultations

Rule 007 consultation page

Forms

Abbreviated needs identification document application form [PDF]
Battery storage application form [PDF]

Cancellation application form [PDF]
Community generating unit form [PDF]
Decommission salvage application form [PDF] 
Electric facility approval transfer application form [PDF] 
Electric transmission checklist appli​cation form [PDF]
Electric transmission time extension application form [PDF]​​
Gas utility pipeline abbreviated need assessment application form [PDF]
Gas utility pipeline approval transfer application form [PDF]
Gas utility pipeline checklist amendment application form [PDF]
Gas utility pipeline licence application form [PDF]
Gas utility pipeline need assessment application form [PDF]
Gas utility pipeline time extension checklist application form [PDF]
Hydroelectric power plant application form [PDF]
Industrial system designation application form [PDF]
Interconnection application form [PDF]
Needs identification document application form​ [PDF]
Needs identification document checklist application form​ [PDF]​​
Other power plant application form [PDF]
Other power plant final project update requirements form [PDF]
Request for AUC staff feedback on participant involvement program for Indigenous group form [PDF]
Solar power plant application form [PDF]
Solar power plant final project update requirements form [PDF]
Time extension application form [PDF]
Thermal power plant application f​orm
 [PDF]
Thermal power plant final project update requirements form [PDF]
Transmission substation facility application form [PDF]
Wind power plant applica​tion form [PDF]
Wind power plant final project update requirements form​ [PDF]

​Reference

Roles and responsibilities of the Alberta Utilities Commission and Alberta Environment and Parks for applications to construct and operate wind and solar power plants.

​Related brochure

Please contact us at webmaster@auc.ab.ca if you would like us to send you a printed copy or printed copies of the Participating in the AUC’s independent review process​ brochure.

 

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