Standards Information Management System (SIMS)


Ballot Results

Proposed Standard: FAC-010, FAC-011, FAC-014 System Operating Limits
Ballot Period: 9/19/2006 - 9/29/2006
Ballot Type: Initial
Total # Votes: 222
Total Ballot Pool: 272
Quorum: 81.62 %  The quorum has been reached.
Weighted Segment Vote:

71.45 %

Ballot Results: The standards will proceed to recirculation ballot.
Summary of Ballot Results
Segment Ballot
Affirmative Negative Abstain No
# Votes Fraction # Votes Fraction # Votes
1 - Transmission Owners 85 51 0.750 17 0.250 1 16
2 - RTOs, ISOs, and RROs 19 12 0.667 6 0.333 0 1
3 - Load-Serving Entities 59 34 0.723 13 0.277 0 12
4 - Transmission Dependent Utilities 14 7 0.583 5 0.417 0 2
5 - Electric Generators 42 30 0.857 5 0.143 3 4
6 - Brokers, Aggregators, and Marketers 30 15 0.750 5 0.250 1 9
7 - Large End-Use Customers 8 5 1.000 0 0 0 3
8 - Small End-Use Customers 6 3 0.500 0 0 0 3
9 - Regulators or Other Government Entities 9 3 0.500 5 0.500 1 0
Totals 272 160 5.430 56 2.170 6 50
Individual Ballot Pool Results
Segment Organization Member Initial Ballot  
1 AEP Service Corp -- Transmission System AEP Scott Moore Affirmative
1 Allegheny Power AP Rodney Phillips Affirmative
1 Alliant Energy - TP ALT Kenneth A. Goldsmith Affirmative
1 AltaLink Management Ltd. Rick Spyker  
1 Ameren Services Company AMSE Peggy L Ladd Negative
1 American Transmission Company LLC ATC Douglas Johnson Affirmative
1 APPA E. Nick Henery Affirmative
1 Aquila, Inc. Carl A Huslig  
1 Arizona Public Service-Transmission APST Cary Deise Affirmative
1 Avista Corp. AVA Scott James Kinney Negative
1 Basin Electric Power Cooperative BEPC Mike Risan Affirmative
1 Bonneville Power Administration Transmission BPAT Donald Stephen Watkins  
1 Carolina Power & Light Company CPL Verne Ingersoll II Negative
1 CenterPoint Energy Paul Rocha Negative
1 Central Maine Power Company CMP David Mark Conroy Negative
1 City of Garland David Lawrence Grubbs  
1 City of Tallahassee TAL Gary Brinkworth  
1 Cleco Utility Group CLEC Richard Comeaux  
1 Con Edison Company of New York CEPD Edwin Thompson Negative
1 Corn Belt Power CBPC Kenneth Kuyper  
1 Dairyland Power Cooperative DPC Robert Roddy Affirmative
1 Dominion Virginia Power VAP William Thompson Affirmative
1 Duke Energy Doug Hils Negative
1 Duquesne Light Company rmcclel  
1 East Kentucky Power Cooperative EKPC George Carruba Affirmative
1 Entergy EES George Bartlett Affirmative
1 Exelon John Blazekovich Affirmative
1 FirstEnergy Energy Delivery Robert Martinko Affirmative
1 Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Assoc., Inc. Dennis Dale Minton Affirmative
1 Florida Power & Light FPL Marty Mennes Affirmative
1 Great River Energy GRE Gordon Pietsch Affirmative
1 Hoosier Energy HE Damon Holladay Affirmative
1 Hydro One Networks Inc. Ajay Garg Negative
1 Hydro-Quebec HQT Michel Armstrong Negative
1 Idaho Power Company IPCO Ronald Schellberg  
1 JEA JEA Ted E. Hobson Affirmative
1 LG&E Energy Transmission Services LGEE Bradley Young Affirmative
1 Lincoln Electric System LES Douglas Bantam Affirmative
1 LIPA LIPA Richard Bolbrock Negative
1 Lower Colorado River Authority LCRA Stuart Nelson Affirmative
1 Manitoba Hydro Robert George Coish Negative
1 Michigan Electric Transmission Company Charles Waits Affirmative
1 Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. MDU Henry L Ford Abstain
1 Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia MEAG Jerry J Tang Affirmative
1 National Grid USA Transmission NEP Peter Henry Lebro Negative
1 Nebraska Public Power District NPPD Alan Boesch  
1 New Brunswick Power Transmission Corporation Wayne Snowdon Negative
1 New York Power Authority NYPA Ralph Rufrano Negative
1 New York State Electric and Gas Corporation NYET Henry G Masti Negative
1 Northeast Utilities NU David Boguslawski Affirmative
1 Northern Indiana Public Service Company NIPS jcdobes Affirmative
1 Nova Scotia Power NSPI David D Little Negative
1 Oklahoma Gas and Electric OKGE Mel Perkins  
1 Omaha Public Power OPPD Lorees Tadros Affirmative
1 Oncor Charles W Jenkins Affirmative
1 Orlando Utilities Commission OUCT Mohsen Faraji  
1 Otter Tail Power Company OTP Larry Larson Affirmative
1 Pacific Gas & Electric PGAE Chifong Thomas Affirmative
1 PacifiCorp PAC Robert Lawrence Williams Affirmative
1 Platte River Power Authority TP PRPA John Collins Affirmative
1 Potomac Electric Power Company PEPW Richard Kafka Affirmative
1 PP&L PAPL Ray Mammarella Affirmative
1 Public Service Electric and Gas Company Colin John Loxley Affirmative
1 Sacramento Municipal Utility District SMUD Dilip Mahendra Affirmative
1 Salt River Project SRP Robert Kondziolka Affirmative
1 San Diego Gas & Electric Co. SDGE Linda P Brown Affirmative
1 Santee Cooper SC Terry Blackwell Negative
1 SaskPower SPC Wayne Guttormson Affirmative
1 Seattle City Light Christopher Mark Turner Affirmative
1 Sierra Pacific Power Co. - Transmission SPPC Richard Joseph Salgo Affirmative
1 South Carolina Electric & Gas Company SCEG Lee N Xanthakos  
1 Southern California Edison SCET Dana Cabbell Affirmative
1 Southern Company Services SOCO Horace Stephen Williamson Affirmative
1 Southwest Transmission Cooperative SWTC Alan Wilkinson Affirmative
1 Southwestern Power Administration SWPA Stan Mason Affirmative
1 Sunflower Electric Power Corporation SECI Noman Lee Williams Affirmative
1 Tampa Electric Company TEC Paul Michael Davis Affirmative
1 Tennessee Valley Authority - Transmission/Power Supply Mitchell Needham Affirmative
1 Transmission Agency of Northern California - TANC Peter Mackin  
1 Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association TSGT Bruce Allen Sembrick Affirmative
1 United Illuminating UICO Robert James Pellegrini  
1 Westar Energy WR Allen Klassen Affirmative
1 Western Area Power Administration - CM WACM Mark Fidrych Affirmative
1 Western Farmers Electric Cooperative WFEC Alan Derichsweiler  
1 Xcel Energy Gregory Pieper Affirmative
2 Alberta Electric System Operator AESO Anita Lee Affirmative
2 British Columbia Transmission Corporation Phil Park Affirmative
2 California Independent System Operator David L Hawkins Affirmative
2 ERCOT Sam Jones Affirmative
2 FRCC Linda Campbell Affirmative
2 ISO New England Inc ISNE Kathleen Goodman Negative
2 Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc. Terry Bilke Affirmative
2 Midwest Reliability Organization William J. Head Affirmative
2 New Brunswick System Operator Alden Briggs Negative
2 New York Independent System Operator NYIS Gregory Campoli Negative
2 New York State Reliability Council Alan Adamson Negative
2 Northeast Power Coordinating Council Edward Schwerdt Negative
2 Ontario - Independent Electricity Market Operator IMO Don Tench Affirmative
2 PJM Interconnection Tom Bowe Affirmative
2 ReliabilityFirst Corporation RFC Tim Gallagher Affirmative
2 Rocky Mountain / Desert Southwest Reliability Center Frank R. McElvain  
2 SERC Reliability Corporation wreinke Negative
2 Southwest Power Pool SWPP Charles Yeung Affirmative
2 Western Electricity Coordinating Council Louise McCarren Affirmative
3 Alabama Power Company Robin Hurst Affirmative
3 Allegheny Power AP Bob Reeping Affirmative
3 Ameren Services Company AMSE Mark Peters  
3 Arizona Public Service Company AZPS Thomas Richard Glock Affirmative
3 Atlantic City Electric Company James Petrella Affirmative
3 Basin Electric Power Cooperative BEPC Daniel Klempel Affirmative
3 Bonneville Power Administration - Power Business BPAP Rebecca Berdahl Affirmative
3 Carolina Power & Light Company Sam Waters Negative
3 City of Tallahassee TAL Rusty S. Foster Negative
3 Clay Electric Cooperative Robert Jefferson Remley Negative
3 Cleco Utility Group CLEC Bryan Harper Affirmative
3 Con Edison Company of New York CEPD Norman Mah Negative
3 Consumers Energy CETR David Lapinski Affirmative
3 Delmarva Power & Light Company DEL Mike Mayer Affirmative
3 Duke Energy Larry Edward Conrad Negative
3 Entergy Services ENTE Matt Wolf Affirmative
3 Fayetteville Public Works Commission FPWC Gary Conrad Negative
3 FirstEnergy Solutions FESC Joanne Kathleen Borrell Affirmative
3 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Joseph Krupar Negative
3 Florida Power & Light FPL Bob Schoneck Affirmative
3 Florida Power Corporation FPC Lee G Schuster Negative
3 Gainsville Regional Utilities GVL Roger Allen Westphal Affirmative
3 Georgia Power Company Leslie Sibert Affirmative
3 Grant County PUD No.2 GCPD Greg B. Lange Affirmative
3 Great River Energy GRE Sam Kokkinen  
3 Gulf Power Company William Pope Affirmative
3 Hydro One Networks Inc Mike Penstone Negative
3 JEA JEA William Garry Baker Affirmative
3 Kissimmee Utility Authority Gregory David Woessner Affirmative
3 Lincoln Electric System LES Bruce E Merrill Affirmative
3 Louisville Gas & Electric LGE Charles Anthony Freibert Affirmative
3 Manitoba Hydro MHEB Ronald Dacombe  
3 MidAmerican Energy Company MEC Thomas C. Mielnik Affirmative
3 Mississippi Power Company Don Horsley Affirmative
3 Mississippi Power Company JamesCochran  
3 Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia MPWR Steven Jackson Affirmative
3 New York Power Authority MED Christopher Lawrence de Graffenried Negative
3 Niagara Mohawk NMPC Michael Schiavone Negative
3 North Carolina Municipal Power Agency 1 NCMP Denise Roeder Negative
3 Oklahoma Gas and Electric Gary Clear  
3 Pacific Gas & Electric Company PGEU Kevin Dasso Affirmative
3 PECO Energy Company John Leonard  
3 Platte River Power Authority TDU PRPA Terry L Baker Affirmative
3 Potomac Electric Power Company PEPW Robert Reuter Affirmative
3 Public Service Electric and Gas Company Jeff Mueller Affirmative
3 Reedy Creek Improvement District RC John Leland Giddens  
3 Reliant Energy Retail Services Frederick John Meyer  
3 Salt River Project SRP John Underhill Affirmative
3 Santee Cooper SC Zack Dusenbury Negative
3 SaskPower Jeff Gienow  
3 Savannah Electric and Power Thomas Harris  
3 SDGE Scott Nephi Peterson Affirmative
3 Seattle City Light SCL Dana Wheelock Affirmative
3 South Carolina Electric & Gas Company SCEG Hubert Young Affirmative
3 Tampa Electric Company TEC Ronald Donahey Affirmative
3 Tennessee Valley Authority Customer Service Cynthia Herron  
3 Wisconsin Electric Power Marketing WEPM James Keller Affirmative
3 Wisconsin Public Service Corporation WPS James Maenner  
3 Xcel Energy Michael Ibold Affirmative
4 Alabama Electric Cooperative AEC Kenneth J Skroback Affirmative
4 American Public Power Association Allen Mosher  
4 Consumers Energy CETR David Frank Ronk Affirmative
4 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Bill May  
4 Grant County PUD No.2 GCPD Kevin John Conway Negative
4 Indiana Municipal Power Agency IMPA Gayle Mayo Affirmative
4 Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska John Krajewski Affirmative
4 North Carolina Municipal Power Agency 1 NCMP Andrew Fusco Negative
4 Old Dominion Elec. Coop ODEC Mark Ringhausen Affirmative
4 Reedy Creek Improvement District RC Doug Wagner Negative
4 Seattle City Light SCL Michael Harrison Affirmative
4 Seminole Electric Cooperative SEC Steven Wallace Negative
4 South Mississippi Electric Power Association SME Dan Kay Affirmative
4 Southeastern Power Administration SEPA Carter B. Edge Negative
5 AEC Tim Hattaway Affirmative
5 AEP Service Corporation Brock Ondayko Affirmative
5 Avista Corp. Washington Water Power Division AVWP Edward F. Groce Negative
5 Bonneville Power Administration - Power Business BPAP Francis J Halpin Affirmative
5 City of Lakeland PLKT Paul Elwing Affirmative
5 City of Tallahassee TAL Alan Gale Affirmative
5 City Water Light & Power CWLP Karl Kohlrus Affirmative
5 CLECO Talmadge M. Walker  
5 Conectiv Energy Supply CNCT Paul Dwyer  
5 Constellation Generation Group Michael Gildea Abstain
5 Dairyland Power Cooperative DPC Warren Schaefer Affirmative
5 Detroit Edison Ronald Bauer Affirmative
5 East Kentucky Power Cooperative EKPC Gerard Bordes Affirmative
5 Exelon Generation Company LLC EXGN Jack Crowley Affirmative
5 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Steven McElhaney Affirmative
5 Florida Power & Light FPL Bob Birch Affirmative
5 Gainesville Regional Utilities GVL Mark Lee Bennett Affirmative
5 JEA JEA Donald Gilbert Affirmative
5 Lincoln Electric System LES Dennis Florom Affirmative
5 Louisville Gas & Electric LGE Charles Martin Abstain
5 Manitoba Hydro Power Supply Mark Aikens Negative
5 Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia MEAG Roger Brand Affirmative
5 Oklahoma Gas and Electric OKGE Kim Morphis Affirmative
5 Pacific Gas & Electric Company PGEU Richard Padilla Affirmative
5 PPL Generation Mark Heimbach Affirmative
5 Progress Energy - Carolinas Wayne Lewis Negative
5 PSEG Power LLC Thomas Piascik Affirmative
5 Reedy Creek Energy Services Bernie Budnik Negative
5 Reliant Energy Services RES Thomas Bradish Affirmative
5 Salt River Project SRP Glen Reeves Affirmative
5 Seattle City Light SCL Michael J Haynes Abstain
5 Seminole Electric Cooperative SEC Garl Zimmerman Negative
5 South Carolina Electric & Gas Company SCEG Richard Thomas Jones  
5 Southeastern Power Administration SEPA Douglas Spencer Affirmative
5 Southern Company Services SOCO Roger Green Affirmative
5 Tenaska Inc Scott Helyer Affirmative
5 Tucson Electric Power Company TEPC Michael Raezer  
5 TXU Generation Company LP Rickey Terrill Affirmative
5 United States Bureau of Reclamation Deborah M. Linke Affirmative
5 US Army Corp of Engineers Northwestern Division Karl Bryan Affirmative
5 Wisconsin Electric Power Company Linda Horn Affirmative
5 Xcel Energy Services Inc Stephen Beuning Affirmative
6 AEP Service Corporation Dana E Horton Affirmative
6 Ameren Energy AME Timothy E Lafser Negative
6 Aquila Inc. dba Aquila Networks UCU Mike Apprill  
6 Bonneville Power Administration - Power Business BPAP Brenda S. Anderson Affirmative
6 Carolina Power & Light Company CPL James Eckelkamp  
6 Chelan County PUD CHPM Hugh Aron Owen Affirmative
6 Con Edison Company of New York CEPD Rebecca Adrienne Craft Negative
6 Dominion Energy Marketing DEMI Lou Oberski  
6 Entergy Services ENTE William Franklin Affirmative
6 Exelon Power Team Pulin Shah Affirmative
6 FirstEnergy Solutions FESC Edward C. Stein Affirmative
6 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Robert C Williams Negative
6 Louisville Gas & Electric Company/Kentucky Utilities Company Daryn Barker Affirmative
6 Manitoba Hydro Electric Board MHEB Daniel C Prowse Negative
6 Mirant Services LLC Alan Johnson Abstain
6 North Carolina Municipal Power Agency 1 NCMP Clay A Norris  
6 OPPD Energy Marketing OPPM David Ried Affirmative
6 Orlando Utilities Commission OUCT Claston Augustus Sunanon  
6 PP&L EnergyPlus Co EPLU Thomas Hyzinski Affirmative
6 PSEG Energy Resources & Trade LLC PS James Hebson Affirmative
6 Reedy Creek Improvment District Marketing RCM Ray M Crooks  
6 Reliant Energy Services RES Trent Carlson  
6 Santee Cooper SC Suzanne Ritter Negative
6 Seminole Electric Cooperative SEC Trudy Novak  
6 Southern Company Generation and Energy Marketing SOCO Roman Carter Affirmative
6 Split Rock Energy LLC SRE Donna Stephenson Affirmative
6 Tampa Electric Company TEC Jose Benjamin Quintas Affirmative
6 TXU Portfolio Management Elizabeth Howland  
6 Western Area Power Administraton UGP Marketing UGPM John Stonebarger Affirmative
6 Xcel Energy Services Inc David Lemmons Affirmative
7 BOC Gases Mark Zimmerman Affirmative
7 Bunge North America Jim Smallwood  
7 Chevron Bill Potter  
7 Delphi Don Poole Affirmative
7 Eastman Chemical Company Lloyd Byron Webb Affirmative
7 Electricity Consumers Resource Council John Anderson Affirmative
7 Monsanto Gary Kajander Affirmative
7 Weyerhaeuser Tom Yarborough  
8 Illinois Citizens Utility Board Chris Thomas  
8 Iowa Office of Consumer Advocate Larry Shi  
8 J Bonner Engineering Services John P Bonner  
8 Missouri Office of Public Counsel Ryan Kind Affirmative
8 Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate Sonny Popowsky Affirmative
8 State of Maine Stephen Ward Affirmative
9 California Energy Commission William Mitchell Chamberlain Affirmative
9 Maryland Public Service Commission James Richard Schafer Negative
9 Massachusetts Dept. of Telecommunications and Energy Donald Nelson Negative
9 National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners Diane Jean Barney Negative
9 New York State Public Service Commission James T Gallagher Negative
9 North Carolina Utilities Commission Sam Watson Negative
9 Public Service Commission of South Carolina Philip D. Riley Affirmative
9 Public Utilities Commission of Ohio PUCO Klaus Lambeck Abstain
9 Wyoming Public Service Commission Kathleen Lewis Affirmative


 - Denotes vote by proxy

Affirmative Fraction:   # Affirmative Votes / (# Affirmative Votes + # Negative Votes)
Negative Fraction: 
# Negative Votes / (# Affirmative Votes + # Negative Votes)
  (Total # Votes ) / (Total Ballot Pool) x 100
Weighted Segment Vote:  (Total Fraction of Affirmative Votes / Number of Segments Included in Vote)