PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF WEST VIRGINIA CHARLESTON At a session of the PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF WEST VIRGINIA in the City of Charleston on the 28th day of August 2015. CASE NO. 15-1280-E-P BLACK DIAMOND POWER COMPANY, Application for a consolidated purchased Power surcharge NOTICE OF FILING AND HEARING On August 3, 2015, Black Diamond Power Company (Black Diamond) applied for revised consolidated purchased power rates. This proceeding is designed to consolidate the various elements of purchasing power into a single annual Commission review. Black Diamond has requested a purchased power surcharge of $0.0122196 per kwh. The total proposed surcharge would result in an annual rate increase of $687,131. Black Diamond also stated that it has accumulated a total under collected balance of $116,245 for its consolidated purchased power costs. This matter is scheduled for an evidentiary hearing on October 20, 2015, at 9:30 a.m., at the offices of the Public Service Commission in Charleston. Interested persons may attend the hearing and make public comment. Anyone desiring to protest or petition to intervene should file a written protest or petition to intervene within ten days following the last publication of this notice. Failure to timely protest or intervene can affect your rights to protest or participate in future proceedings. All protests or requests to intervene should briefly state the reason for the protest or intervention. Requests to intervene must comply with the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure. All protests and requests to intervene should be addressed to Ingrid Ferrell, Executive Secretary, PO Box 812, Charleston, West Virginia 25323. The public may also file comments electronically and review the Black Diamond proposals online at hhtp://www. psc.state.wv.us/. Black Diamond Power Company 9-3-THU-1-RH; L 3372