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General

FAQ-27

Can you please provide the deadline for filing initial written comments on the EDCs’ proposal and the deadline by which we must provide notice if we want to present oral comments in person at the Legislative-type hearing on September 19th?


Initial Comments in the 2020 BGS proceeding are due... Read Answer

9/3/2019.


FAQ-25

If we have comment on the proposed BGS Supplier Master Agreements, should these be included in the Initial Comments or in the Final Comments?


In its April 18, 2019 procedural order initiating the BGS... Read Answer

8/21/2019.


FAQ-24

Will the proposed BGS process be amended given the postponement of PJM’s BRA?


The EDCs are aware of the FERC Order issued on July 25,... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-22

Can you please confirm that myself and my colleague are registered to receive announcements about the BGS Auctions?  Can you please also provide information specific to the upcoming BGS Auction process?


We can confirm that the two email addresses you have... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-19

Will BGS suppliers be responsible for paying for Zero Emission Credits?


On November 19, 2018, the Board issued an Order (Docket... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-15

Can you please provide an example of the calculation of the solar and Class I obligations under the Clean Energy Act for Energy Years 2020, 2021, and 2022?


An example of the calculation of the solar and Class I... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-14

Are there contracts other than BGS contracts executed prior to the Clean Energy Act becoming effective that are exempt from the increased solar obligations?


Only BGS contracts executed prior to the Clean Energy Act... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-13

Would exempt RPS obligations be socialized statewide across all four EDCs and across both RSCP and CIEP or would they be socialized more narrowly to a particular EDC’s RSCP customer groups? In other words, would a PSE&G BGS-RSCP tranche only be required to provide its share of exempt obligations from PSE&G BGS-RSCP exempt contracts?


Non-exempt BGS contracts (RSCP and CIEP) are responsible... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-11

What were the tranche fees for the 2019 BGS Auctions?


The tranche fees for the 2019 BGS Auctions were the... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-10

There are no questions posted to the FAQ archives on the BGS Auction website. Where can I find FAQs from previous auctions?


The documents and FAQs of the BGS Auction website are... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-8

Where can I find the results from previous BGS Auctions?


Results for previous BGS-RSCP and BGS-CIEP Auctions, with... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-5

Are BGS Suppliers paired with individual customers or with customers within an EDC’s subzone?


Each tranche represents a set percentage of BGS (BGS-RSCP... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-4

What is BGS?


“BGS” refers to Basic Generation Service, which... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-3

What is the primary function of the BGS Auction website?


While the BGS Auction website contains some general... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-2

How does the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (“Board”) grant authority for BGS suppliers to sell full requirements supply to the EDCs?


The Board issues an Order at the conclusion of the Auction... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


FAQ-1

When are the 2020 BGS Auctions expected to take place?


In response to a request by the New Jersey Board of Public... Read Answer

8/13/2019.


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