Wetzel

Public Notice

NOTICE OF FILING AND HEARING

On April 15, 2021, Appalachian Power Company and
Wheeling Power Company filed a petition to initiate the
2021 Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
(EE/DR) review proceeding. The Companies propose
the continuation of their existing programs, with budget
increases of $5,000 to $30,000 in each, for an overall
budget increase of $75,000. If accepted, the proposal
would generate about $5 million annually in additional
revenue and require an increase in the EE/DR rider
rates to $0.001764 per kWh for residential customers
and $0.000495 per kWh for commercial customers
effective January 1, 2022.

The Commission set a procedural schedule, including
an evidentiary hearing to begin at 9:30 a.m. Monday,
August 30, 2021, in the Howard M. Cunningham
Hearing Room at the Commission’s offices at 201
Brooks Street, Charleston, West Virginia. Anyone
desiring to intervene and act as a party in this case
should file a Petition to Intervene within ten days
following the date of this publication, complying with the
rules on intervention set forth in the Commission’s Rules
of Practice and Procedure. Anyone desiring to protest
should file a written protest as soon as possible
although protests will be accepted throughout the
pendency of this proceeding. All written protests should
briefly state the reason for the protest. All protests and
Petitions to Intervene should state the case name and
number and be addressed to Connie Graley, Executive
Secretary, P.O. Box 812, Charleston, West Virginia
25323.

APPALACHIAN POWER COMPANY &
WHEELING POWER COMPANY

WC 6/23 14926