Case Number: 08-0363

  • 07/15/2009 5:00 PM
    Briefs

    Reply Brief due on or before July 15, 2009.
  • 06/24/2009 5:00 PM
    Briefs

    Initial Brief due on or before June 24, 2009.
  • 06/12/2009 5:00 PM
    Deadline

    Stipulations based on Nicor’s responses to data requests and pleading identifying issue on rehearing due on or before June 12, 2009.
  • 06/01/2009 11:00 AM
    Hearing

    Hearing went as scheduled & Continued Generally.
  • 06/01/2009 11:00 AM
    Ruling

    Stipulations based on Nicor’s responses to data requests and pleading identifying issue on rehearing due on or before June 12, 2009; Initial Brief due on or before June 24, 2009; Reply Brief due on or before July 15, 2009; and one round of briefs on exceptions due two weeks after issuance of proposed order. The parties have entered into an agreement not to file Reply Briefs on Exception.
  • 05/28/2009 1:30 PM
    Hearing

    STATUS.
  • 03/25/2009 5:00 PM
    Deadline

    Deadline for Commission action.
  • 02/27/2009 5:00 PM
    Exceptions to Proposed Order

    Due.
  • 02/13/2009 5:00 PM
    Proposed Order

    Due.
  • 01/16/2009 5:00 PM
    Deadline

    Summary of Positions due.
  • 01/09/2009 5:00 PM
    Briefs

    Reply Briefs due.
  • 12/17/2008 5:00 PM
    Briefs

    Initial Briefs due.
  • 11/21/2008 9:00 AM
    Hearing

    EVIDENTIARY HEARING. CANCELLED.
  • 11/20/2008 9:00 AM
    Hearing

    EVIDENTIARY HEARING. CANCELLED.
  • 11/19/2008 9:00 AM
    Hearing

    EVIDENTIARY HEARING. EXHIBITS ADMITTED & TENDERED IN HARD COPIES:NICOR EXHIBITS [NICOR Exhibit 10.0 - 10.16: Corrected Direct Testimony Jeff Makholm-Adm in Trans. P. 437-438] [NICOR Exhibit 25.0 - 25:16: Corrected Rebuttal Testimony Jeff Makholm - Adm in Trans. P. 437-438] [NICOR Exhibit : 44.0: Surrebuttal Testimony Jeff Makholm - Adm in Trans. P. 437-438] [NICOR Exhibit 6.0 - 6.1: Corrected Direct Testimony - Kevin Kirby - Adm in Trans. P. 610-611] [NICOR Exhibit 21.0 - 21.6: Rebuttal Testimony - Kevin Kirby - Adm in Trans. P. 610-611] [NICOR Exhibit 40.0 - 40.1: Surrebuttal Testimony - Kevin Kirby - Adm in Trans. P. 610-611] STAFF EXHIBITS: Staff Exhibit 1.0:- Direct Testimony Daniel Kahle with Sch 1.01 - 1.07, Attachment A – F- Adm in Trans. P. 612-613] [Staff Exhibit 14.0: Rebuttal Testimony Daniel Kahle with Sch 14.01 - 14.07, Attachment A- Adm in Trans. P. 612-613] [Staff Exhibit 2.0 - 2.04: Direct Testimony Dianna Hathhorn & Attachment A - D Adm in Trans. P.450] [Staff Exhibit 15.0-15.01-15.05: Rebuttal Testimony Dianna Hathhorn & Attach A-F Adm in Trans. P.450] [Staff Exhibit 3.0-3.01-3.05: Direct Testimony Burma Jones Adm in Trans. P. 614] [Staff Exhibit 16.0-16.01 - 16.02: Rebuttal Testimony Burma Jones & Attachment A Adm in Trans. P. 614] [Staff Exhibit 4.0R-4.4OR: Revised Direct Testimony Mike Ostrander Adm in Trans. P. 615-616] [Staff Exhibit 17.0-17.2: Rebuttal Testimony of Mike Ostrander Adm in Trans. P. 615-616] [Staff Exhibit 5.0-5.1 - 5.7: Direct Testimony Janis Freetly Adm in Trans. P. 617] [Staff Exhibit 18.0C-18.1 - 18.2: Corrected Rebuttal Testimony Janis Freetly Adm in Trans. P. 617] [Staff Exhibit 6.0C-6.01 - 6.10: Corrected Direct Testimony Sheena Kight-Garlisch Adm in Trans. P. 475-476] [Staff Exhibit 19.0C-19.01 -19:08: Corrected Rebuttal Testimony Sheena Kight-Garlisch Adm in Trans. P. 475-476] [Staff Exhibit 7.0 - 7.07: Direct Testimony Peter Lazare Adm in Trans. P. 518] [Staff Exhibit 20.0: Rebuttal Testimony Peter Lazare Adm in Trans. P. 518] [Staff Exhibit . 8.0: Direct Testimony Christopher Boggs Adm in Trans. P. 618] [Staff Exhibit 21.0-21.1: Rebuttal Testimony Christopher Boggs Adm in Trans. P. 618] [Staff Exhibit 9.0: Direct Testimony Dennis Anderson Adm in Trans. P. 618-619] [Staff Exhibit 22.0: Rebuttal Testimony - Dennis Anderson (Public Version) Adm in Trans. P. 618-619] [Staff Exhibit 22.0: Rebuttal Testimony - Dennis Anderson (Confidential Version) Adm in Trans. P. 618-619] [Staff Exhibit 10.0: Direct Testimony - Mark Maple Adm in Trans. P. 619-620] [Staff Exhibit 23.0: Rebuttal Testimony-Mark Maple Adm in Trans. P. 619-620] [Staff Exhibit 11.0R: revised Direct Testimony David Sackett Adm in Trans. P. 621] [Staff Exhibit 24.0R2: 2nd revision Rebuttal Testimony David Sackett & Att. A-H Adm in Trans. P.620-621] [Staff Exhibit 12.0-12.11: Direct Testimony of Bill Voss & Att. A Adm in Trans. P. 622-623] [Staff Exhibit 13.0: Direct Testimony David Brightwell Adm in Trans. P. 547] [Staff Exhibit 25.0 - 25.1: Rebuttal Testimony David Brightwell Adm in Trans. P. 547] CUB EXHIBITS: [CUB Exhibit 1.0 - 1.01: Direct Testimony Christopher Thomas Adm in Trans. P. 515] [CUB Exhibit 2.0 : Rebuttal Testimony Christopher Thomas Adm in Trans. P. 515] IIEC EXHIBITS: [IIEC Exhibit 1.0 - 1.6: Direct Testimony Alan Rosenberg Adm in Trans. P. 603-604] [IIEC Exhibit 2.0-2.6: Rebuttal Testimony Alan Rosenberg-(2.4 - 2.6-Corrected) Adm in Trans. P. 603-604] Vanguard Energy Services: [VES Exhibit 1.0:Direct Testimony Neil Anderson Adm in Trans. P. 627-628] [VES Exhibit 2.0:Rebuttal Testimony Neil Anderson Adm in Trans. P. 627-628] CROSS EXHIBITS: [Staff Group Cross Exhibit 1 - Stipulated Data Request Responses Adm in Trans. P. 623-624] [Staff Cross Exhibit 2: AG/CUB Rebuttal Testimony - Jeff Makholm 04-0779, pgs 8-10- Adm in Trans. P. 447] [NICOR-Cross Exhbit 1:Comparable Group DCF Cost of Equity (corrected) Ex 10.8 Makholm (Garlisch Cross) Adm in Trans. P. 510-513] (admitted with revisions to CEX 1 (unknown figures, columns 6 & 7-stricken) [NICOR Cross Exhibit 2: -Comparable Group DCF Cost of Equity (original) Ex 10.8 Makholm (Garlisch Cross) Adm in Trans. P. 510-513] [NICOR Cross Exhibit 3: Comparable Group Growth Rate Estimates Ex 25.6 Makholm (Garlisch Cross) Adm in Trans. P. 510-513] [NICOR Cross Exhibit 4: Return on Equity Chart – 2008 Adm in Trans. P. 510-513] [NICOR Cross Exhibit 5: 25 Firm Transportation Service Adm in Trans. P. 633] [ELPC Cross Exhibit 1.0: Table WF01- Selected US Average Consumer Prices & Expenditures Heating Fuels Adm in Trans. P. 605] [ELPC Cross Exhibit 2.0: Economic Analysis of Consumer Response to Natural Gas Prices (March 2007) Adm in Trans. P. 605] [CNE Cross Exhibit 1: CNE Gas Cross Exhibit 1-Stipulation CNE & NICOR Adm in Trans. P. 610]
  • 11/19/2008 9:00 AM
    Ruling

    Oral Motion from CNE to enter CNE/NICOR written stipulation into the record as CNE Cross Exhibit 1. Motion granted. Oral Motion from Staff Counsel for leave to file the Second Revised Direct Testimony of David Sackett Instanter. Motion granted.
  • 11/18/2008 9:00 AM
    Ruling

    IIEC/NICOR stipulation to the Direct, Rebuttal and Surrebuttal Testimony of Alan Heintz. (read into the records by IIEC counsel.) Oral Motion by NICOR to mark as confidential NICOR witness answer to IIEC cross-examination regarding certain percentage of gas flowing through 6 inch main-Motion granted, answer marked confidential.
  • 11/18/2008 9:00 AM
    Hearing

    EVIDENTIARY HEARING. EXHIBITS ADMITTED & TENDERED IN HARD COPIES: NICOR EXHIBITS: [NICOR Exhibit 5.0: Direct Testimony - Anthony McCain – Adm in trans. P. 287] [NICOR Exhibit 20.0: Corrected Rebuttal Testimony - Anthony McCain Adm in trans. P. 287] [NICOR Exhibit 39.0-39.1: Surrebuttal Testimony - Anthony McCain Adm in trans. P. 287] [NICOR Exhibit 9.0-9.5: Direct Testimony - Douglas Ruschau Adm in trans. P. 420-421] [NICOR Exhibit 24.0-24.8: Rebuttal Testimony Douglas Ruschau Adm in trans. P. 420-421] [NICOR Exhibit 43.0 - 43.2: Surrebuttal Testimony - Douglas Ruschau Adm in trans. P. 420-421] [NICOR Exhibit 11.0 - 11.1: Direct Testimony - James Gorenz Adm in trans. P. 265] [NICOR Exhibit 26.0 - 26.3: Corrected Rebuttal Testimony - James Gorenz Adm in trans. P. 265] [NICOR Exhibit 45.0-45.3: Surrebuttal Testimony - James Gorenz Adm in trans. P. 265] (Supplemental Rebuttal Exhibits 32.0 - 32.1 Withdrawn) [NICOR Exhibit 14.0-14.9: Corrected Direct Testimony - Robert Mudra Adm in trans. P. 311] [NICOR Exhibit 29.0 - 29.3: Corrected Rebuttal Testimony - Robert Mudra Adm in trans. P. 311] [NICOR Exhibit 48.0 - 48.11: Corrected Surrebuttal Testimony - Robert Mudra Adm in trans. P. 311] [NICOR Exhibit 15.0 - 15.1: Direct Testimony - Alan Heintz (subject to stipulation) Adm in trans. P.362] [NICOR Exhibit 30.0 - 30.3: Rebuttal Testimony - Alan Heintz (subj to stipulation) Adm in trans. P.362] [NICOR Exhibit 49.0 - 49.2: Surrebuttal Testimony Alan Heintz (subj to stipulation) Adm in trans. P.362] [NICOR Exhibit 31.0: Rebuttal Testimony - Karen Pepping Adm in trans. P. 419-420] [NICOR Exhibit 50.0 - 50.2: Surrebuttal Testimony - Karen Pepping Adm in trans. P. 419-420] AG/CUB EXHIBITS: [AG/CUB Exhibit 1.0-1.1: Direct Testimony - David Effron (public version) Adm in trans. P.422-424] [AG/CUB Exhibit 1.0 - 1.1: Direct Testimony - David Effron (confidential version) Adm in trans. P.422-424] [AG/CUB Exhibit 4.0 - 4.2: Rebuttal Testimony- David Effron – 4.1 Corrected Adm in trans. P.423-424] [AG/CUB Exhibit 2.0 - 2.15: Direct Testimony - Scott Rubin – Adm in trans. P.425] [AG/CUB Exhibit 3.0 - 3.07: Additional Direct Testimony - Scott Rubin Adm in trans. P.425] [AG/CUB Exhibit 5.0 – 5.5: Additional Direct Testimony – Scott Rubin Adm in trans. P.425] [NICOR Exhibit 29.0 - 29.2: Corrected Rebuttal Testimony - Robert Mudra] [NICOR Exhibit 48.0 - 48.10: Corrected Surrebuttal Testimony - Robert Mudra] [NICOR Exhibit 15.0 - 15.1: Direct Testimony - Alan Heintz (subject to stipulation)] [NICOR Exhibit 30.0 - 30.3: Rebuttal Testimony - Alan Heintz (subj to stipulation)] [NICOR Exhibit 49.0 - 49.2: Surrebuttal Testimony Alan Heintz (subj to stipulation)] [NICOR Exhibit 31.0: Rebuttal Testimony - Karen Pepping] [NICOR Exhibit 50.0 - 50.2: Surrebuttal Testimony - Karen Pepping] AG/CUB EXHIBITS: [AG/CUB Exhibit 1.0-1.1: Direct Testimony - David Effron (public version) Adm in trans. P.422-424] [AG/CUB Exhibit 1.0 - 1.1: Direct Testimony - David Effron (confidential version) Adm in trans. P.422-424] [AG/CUB Exhibit 4.0 - 4.2: Rebuttal Testimony- David Effron – 4.1 Corrected Adm in trans. P.423-424] [AG/CUB Exhibit 2.0 - 2.15: Direct Testimony - Scott Rubin – Adm in trans. P.425] [AG/CUB Exhibit 3.0 - 3.07: Additional Direct Testimony - Scott Rubin Adm in trans. P.425] [AG/CUB Exhibit 5.0 – 5.5: Additional Direct Testimony – Scott Rubin Adm in trans. P.425 CROSS EXHIBITS: AG Cross Ex 7: Testimony of James Gorenz (Docket 04-0779 NICOR Ex 26.0 Pgs 78 – 81, Lines 1748-1836) Adm in trans. P. 282-284] [AG Cross Ex 8: Response to DLH 2nd Data Request (DLH 2.03 - J Gorenz) Adm in trans. P. 282-284] [AG Cross Ex 9: Response to AG 2nd Data Request (AG 2.22 DJE - J Gorenz) Adm in trans. P. 282-284] [AG Cross Ex 10: Response to AG 5th Data Request (AG 5.07 DJE - J Gorenz) Adm in trans. P. 282-284] [AG Cross Ex 11: Response to AG 9th Data Request (AG 9.02 DJE – J Gorenz)(WITHDRAWN) Adm in trans. P. 281] [AG Cross Ex 12: Response to AG 9th Data Request (AG 9.04 DJE - J Gorenz) Adm in trans. P. 282-284] [AG Cross Ex 13: Response to AG 3rd Data Request (AG 3.38 - A. McCain) Adm in trans. P. 304] [AG Cross Ex 14: Response to AG 3rd Data Request (AG 3.42 - A. McCain) Adm in trans. P. 304] [AG Cross Ex 15: Response to AG 3rd Data Request (AG 3.15 R. Mudra) Adm in trans. P. 414]
  • 11/17/2008 9:00 AM
    Hearing

    EVIDENTIARY HEARING. EXHIBITS ADMITTED & TENDERED IN HARD COPY: NICOR EXHIBITS[NICOR Exhibit 1.0: NICOR Direct Testimony - Richard L. Hawley-Adm in Trans. P. 44] [NICOR Exhibit 16.0: NICOR Rebuttal Testimony - Richard L. Hawley- Adm in Trans. P. 44] [NICOR Exhibit 35.0: NICOR Surrebuttal Testimony - Richard L. Hawley- Adm in Trans. P. 44] [NICOR Exhibit 2.0 - 2.1: NICOR Direct Testimony - Steven Fetter- Adm in Trans. P. 251] [NICOR Exhibit 17.0: NICOR Rebuttal Testimony - Steven Fetter - Adm in Trans. P. 251] [NICOR Exhibit 36.0 - 36.1: NICOR Surrebuttal Testimony - Steven Fetter - Adm in Trans. P. 251] [NICOR Exhibit 3.0 -3.1: NICOR Direct Testimony - Rocco D'Alessandro - Adm in Trans. P. 63] [NICOR Exhibit 18.0-18.5: NICOR Rebuttal Testimony Rocco D'Alessandro Adm in Trans. P. 63] (Exhibit 18.2 – 18.5 – mark as Confidential) [NICOR Exhibit 37.0-37.9: NICOR Surrebuttal Testimony Rocco D'Alessandro Adm in Trans. P. 63] [NICOR Exhibit 4.0-4.2: Corrected Direct Testimony – Gary Bartlett - Adm in Trans. P.168] [NICOR Exhibit 19.0-19.4: Rebuttal Testimony – Gary Bartlett - Adm in Trans. P.168] (Exhibits 19.2 & 19.4 are Confidential) [NICOR Exhibit 38.0-38.5: Surrebuttal Testimony of Gary Bartlett - Adm in Trans. P.168] (Exhibit 38.1 – Confidential) [NICOR Exhibit 7.0: Direct Testimony – Rebecca Bacidore - Adm in Trans. 252-253] [NICOR Exhibit 22.0: Rebuttal Testimony – Rebecca Bacidore - Adm in Trans. 252-253] [NICOR Exhibit 41.0-41.1: Corrected Surrebuttal Testimony – Rebecca Bacidore – Adm in Trans. 252-253] [NICOR Exhibit 8.0 - 8.4: Direct Testimony - Michael Adams - Adm in Trans. P. 253-254] [NICOR Exhibit 23.0 - 23.1: Rebuttal Testimony - Michael Adams Adm in Trans. P. 253-254] [NICOR Exhibit 42.0: Surrebuttal Testimony - Michael Adams - Adm in Trans. P. 253-254] [NICOR Exhibit 12.0: Direct Testimony - Gerald O'Connor - Adm in Trans. P. 66] [NICOR Exhibit 27.0-27.5: Corrected Rebuttal Testimony Gerald O'Connor - Adm in Trans. P. 66] [NICOR Exhibit 46.0-46.3: Surrebuttal Testimony Gerald O’Connor - Adm in Trans. P. 66] (Supplemental Rebuttal Exhibits 33.0-33.2 WITHDRAWN) [NICOR Exhibit 13.0 - 13.1: Direct Testimony - Kristine Nichols - Adm in Trans. P. 110] [NICOR Exhibit 28.0: Rebuttal Testimony - Kristine Nichols - Adm in Trans. P. 110] [NICOR Exhibit 47.0: Surrebuttal Testimony - Kristine Nichols - Adm in Trans. P. 110] ELPC EXHIBITS: [ELPC Exhibits 1.0-1.2: Direct Testimony – Charles Kubert - Adm in Trans. P. 136-137] [ELPC Exhibit 2.0: Charles Kubert - Adm in Trans. P. 136-137] CONSTELLATION NEW ENERGY EXHIBITS: [CNE Exhibits 1.0-1.9: Direct Testimony – Darcy Fabrizius - Adm in Trans. P. 248-249] [CNE Exhibits 3.0-3.11: Rebuttal Testimony – Darcy Fabrizius - Adm in Trans. P. 248-249] (Exhibit 3.11 is Confidential) [CNE Exhibits 2.0-2.2: Direct Testimony – Lisa Rozumialski - Adm in Trans. P. 248-249] [CNE Exhibits 4.0-4.1: Rebuttal Testimony – Lisa Rozumialski - Adm in Trans. P. 248-249] CUSTOMER SELECT GAS SUPPLIERS: [CSGS Exhibits 1.0-1.8: Corrected Direct Testimony – James Crist - Adm in Trans. P. 249-250] [CSGS Exhibit 2.0: Rebuttal Testimony – James Crist - Adm in Trans. P. 249-250]CROSS EXHIBITS: [AG Cross EX 1:NICOR Response to AG 3rd Set of Data Requests (AG 3.49)] [AG Cross EX 2:NICOR Response to AG 3rd Set of Data Requests (AG 3.53-J Gorenz)] [AG Cross Ex 3:NICOR Response to AG 3rd Set of Data Requests (AG 3.01-O'Connor)] [AG Cross Ex 4:NICOR Response to AG 3rd Set of Data Request (AG 3.22-O'Connor)] [AG Cross Ex 5:NICOR Response to AG 3rd Set of Data Request (AG 3.12-O'Connor)] - All the above AG Exhibits Adm in Trans. P. 103-104 [IIEC Cross Ex 1: NICOR Response to IIEC 6th Set of Data Requests (IIEC 6.01-Bartlett)] Adm in Trans. P. 219-223 [Staff Cross Ex 1:NICOR Response to DAS 2nd Set of Data Requests (DAS 2.05-Bartlett)] Adm in Trans. P. 232
  • 11/17/2008 9:00 AM
    Ruling

    Staff – Oral Motion for Leave to File Staff Exhibits 18 C (S. Kight-Garlisch), 19 C (J. Freetly) and 24 R (D. Sackett) Instanter- Motion granted with no objections. AG/CUB-Oral Motion for Leave to File AG/CUB Exhibit 4.1 (as corrected) Instanter - Motion granted with no objections. Integrys- Verified Petition for Leave to Intervene (filed November 14, 2008) – Motion granted with no objections. Staff Objection-Oral Motion to Strike testimony of NICOR witness Rocco Alessandro (Lines 279-297 and 310-311 of Exhibit 37.0) and to strike Exhibits 37.8 and 37.9-Motion denied, Exhibits admitted as presented.
  • 11/12/2008 1:30 PM
    Ruling

    Leave is granted to Northern Illinois Gas Company file instanter affidavits.
  • 11/12/2008 1:30 PM
    Hearing

    STATUS.
  • 11/07/2008 5:00 PM
    Deadline

    Pre-hearing memo & outline due.
  • 11/05/2008 5:00 PM
    Testimony

    Company Surrebuttal due.
  • 10/23/2008 5:00 PM
    Testimony

    Staff & Intervenor Rebuttal due
  • 09/30/2008 5:00 PM
    Rebuttal

    Nicor is granted leave, until September 30, 2008, to file rebuttal testimony to Coalition for Equal Access and Fair Utility Rates’ testimony.
  • 09/25/2008 5:00 PM
    Testimony

    Company Rebuttal due
  • 09/25/2008 5:00 PM
    Deadline

    Deadline for Resuspension.
  • 09/16/2008 1:30 PM
    Hearing

    STATUS.
  • 09/16/2008 1:30 PM
    Ruling

    [Nicor is granted leave, until September 30, 2008, to file rebuttal testimony to Coalition for Equal Access and Fair Utility Rates’ testimony.] [Staff’s motion for leave to file revised testimony is granted.]
  • 08/27/2008 5:00 PM
    Testimony

    Staff & Intervenor Direct, 8/27/8.
  • 06/25/2008 1:30 PM
    Hearing

    STATUS.
  • 06/25/2008 1:30 PM
    Ruling

    The following petitions for leave to intervene were granted: (1) Dominion Retail, Inc. d/b/a Prairie State Electric and Gas Corporation; (2) Environmental Law & Policy Center; (3) Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc.; (4) Local No. 19, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, AFL-CIO; (5) Constellation NewEnergy-Gas Division, LLC; (6) Vanguard Energy Services, L.L.C.; (7) Citizens Utility Board; and (8) People of the State of Illinois.