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Public Notice

PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
OF WEST VIRGINIA
CHARLESTON

CASE NO. 21-0339-E-ENEC

APPALACHIAN POWER COMPANY and
WHEELING POWER COMPANY, public utilities.
Petition to initiate the annual review and update to the ENEC rates currently in effect.

NOTICE OF FILING AND HEARING

On April 16, 2021, Appalachian Power Company
(APCo) and Wheeling Power Company (WPCo), (jointly
the Companies) filed their 2021 petition to initiate the
annual review and update of Expanded Net Energy Cost
(ENEC) rates. The Companies propose to increase
ENEC rates to produce an additional $73 million in
annual ENEC revenues, an increase of 4.9%. The
Companies are also proposing a modification in cost
allocation and rate design for large industrial class and
special contract customers.

If approved, the average
monthly bill for the various classes of customers will be
changed as follows:

($) Increase (%) Increase
Residential $ 9.09 5.6 %
Commercial $ 12.24 3.4 %
Industrial $ 10,115.14 5.0 %

The Commission set a procedural schedule, including
an evidentiary hearing to be held on July 30, 2021. The
hearing will begin at 9:30 a.m. 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 either
of these cases 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 and
WHEELING POWER COMPANY

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