The DOE said it was compelled to provide immediate guidelines to affected power industry entities, which sought clarification on the implications and effects of the TRO on the pre-existing RCOA
Also, the circular states that by June 26, 2018-or earlier if the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) would allow-contestable customers with an average monthly peak demand of 500 kw to 749 kw shall be able to take part in the RCOA
I highly commend the Department of Energy for its initiative to implement RCOA
With the Siemens mobile biograph LSO, RCOA
is now able to bring this advanced technology to hospitals, communities and physicians who may not otherwise be able to afford and take advantage of its outstanding diagnostic benefits," Meder said.
In a 12-page motion, it said the temporary restraining order (TRO) issued by the high court on the resolutions and department orders of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) and the Department of Energy (DOE) regarding RCOA
would adversely affect the public.
Our goal for RCOA
is to leverage the Internet as a broadcast channel, thereby attracting and holding the attention of a targeted audience," said Bill Whitley, president, creative director and co-founder of MindBlazer, Inc.
Pippa supports the implementation of RCOA
and hopes the issues before the Supreme Court will be resolved with finality at the soonest possible time,' the group said in a statement.
The lingering interruption of 'business flows' and customer switching in the retail competition and open access (RCOA
) policy of the restructured electricity sector will likely persist as the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) stated that it is not inclined at drafting any new guidelines that shall support the newly-issued RCOA
Circular of the Department of Energy.
In a statement, Colmenares urged the people to take to the streets to protest the high court's decision to issue a temporary restraining order (TRO) prohibiting the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) from fully enforcing RCOA
The start of mandatory RCOA
is next year, while the completion of the new market management system (NMMS) or the modified trading platform of the WESM will be in 2017, hence, PEMC is looking at these developments to inject some added layer of services and maturity in the spot market.
I am sure it is not the consumer because every time RCOA
is delayed, they end up paying the price,' said Jake Silo, spokesperson for the Action for Consumerism and Transparency in Nation Building (ACTION), a non-government consumer advocate.
There is no basis for such under the law so that shall be relaxed in the RCOA
(retail competition and open access) Rules," he said.