Standards Information Management System (SIMS)


Ballot Results

Proposed Standard: Phase III/IV Coordinate Generator Reactive Resources (VAR-001, VAR-002)
Ballot Period: 7/6/2006 - 7/15/2006
Ballot Type: Recirculation
Total # Votes: 167
Total Ballot Pool: 186
Quorum: 89.78 %  The Quorum has been reached.
Weighted Segment Vote:

92.13 %

Ballot Results: The standard has passed.
Summary of Ballot Results
Segment Ballot
Affirmative Negative Abstain No
# Votes Fraction # Votes Fraction # Votes
1 - Transmission Owners 58 50 0.943 3 0.057 2 3
2 - RTOs, ISOs, and RROs 15 14 1.000 0 0 0 1
3 - Load-Serving Entities 37 24 0.828 5 0.172 2 6
4 - Transmission Dependent Utilities 7 4 0.800 1 0.200 0 2
5 - Electric Generators 32 22 0.846 4 0.154 3 3
6 - Brokers, Aggregators, and Marketers 20 14 0.875 2 0.125 1 3
7 - Large End-Use Customers 6 5 1.000 0 0 0 1
8 - Small End-Use Customers 5 5 1.000 0 0 0 0
9 - Regulators or Other Government Entities 6 6 1.000 0 0 0 0
Totals 186 144 8.292 15 0.708 8 19
Individual Ballot Pool Results
Segment Organization Member


Initial Recirculation
1 AEP Service Corp -- Transmission System AEP Scott Moore Affirmative Affirmative
1 Allegheny Power AP Rodney Phillips Affirmative  
1 Alliant Energy - TP ALT Kenneth A. Goldsmith Affirmative  
1 Ameren Services Company AMSE Peggy L Ladd Affirmative Affirmative
1 Arizona Public Service-Transmission APST Cary Deise Affirmative  
1 Avista Corp. AVA Scott James Kinney Affirmative  
1 Baltimore Gas & Electric Company John Moraski Abstain  
1 Bonneville Power Administration Transmission BPAT Donald Stephen Watkins   Abstain
1 Carolina Power & Light Company CPL Verne Ingersoll II Negative  
1 Central Maine Power Company CMP David Mark Conroy Affirmative  
1 Cleco Utility Group CLEC Richard Comeaux    
1 Dairyland Power Cooperative DPC Robert Roddy    
1 Dominion Virginia Power VAP William Thompson Affirmative  
1 Duke Energy Doug Hils Affirmative Affirmative
1 Entergy EES George Bartlett Affirmative Affirmative
1 Exelon Energy Delivery EXC - ComEd & PECO Thomas Robert Hunt Affirmative  
1 FirstEnergy Corp Raymond Morella 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 Affirmative Affirmative
1 Idaho Power Company IPCO Ronald Schellberg Affirmative  
1 International Transmission Company Jim Cyrulewski Negative Negative
1 LG&E Energy Transmission Services LGEE Bradley Young   Affirmative
1 LIPA LIPA Richard Bolbrock Affirmative  
1 Manitoba Hydro Robert George Coish Affirmative Affirmative
1 Michigan Electric Transmission Company Charles Waits Affirmative  
1 Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. MDU Henry L Ford Affirmative  
1 Nebraska Public Power District NPPD Alan Boesch Negative  
1 New Brunswick Power Transmission Corporation Wayne Snowdon Affirmative Affirmative
1 New York Power Authority NYPA Ralph Rufrano   Affirmative
1 New York State Electric and Gas Corporation NYET Henry G Masti   Affirmative
1 Northeast Utilities NU David Boguslawski Affirmative  
1 Northern Indiana Public Service Company NIPS jcdobes Affirmative Affirmative
1 Nova Scotia Power NSPI David D Little Affirmative  
1 Oklahoma Gas and Electric OKGE Mel Perkins Affirmative Affirmative
1 Oncor Charles W Jenkins Affirmative  
1 Otter Tail Power Company OTP Larry Larson Affirmative  
1 Pacific Gas & Electric PGAE Chifong Thomas Affirmative  
1 Potomac Electric Power Company PEPW Richard Kafka Affirmative  
1 PP&L PAPL Ray Mammarella Affirmative Affirmative
1 Public Service Electric and Gas Company Colin John Loxley Affirmative 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    
1 Santee Cooper SC Terry Blackwell Affirmative  
1 SaskPower SPC Wayne Guttormson   Affirmative
1 Seattle City Light Christopher Mark Turner Affirmative  
1 Southern California Edison SCET Dana Cabbell Affirmative Affirmative
1 Southern Company Services SOCO Horace Stephen Williamson Affirmative Affirmative
1 Southwestern Power Administration SWPA Stan Mason Affirmative Affirmative
1 Tampa Electric Company TEC Paul Michael Davis Affirmative Affirmative
1 Tennessee Valley Authority - Transmission/Power Supply Mitchell Needham Affirmative Affirmative
1 Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association TSGT Bruce Allen Sembrick   Affirmative
1 Westar Energy WR Allen Klassen Affirmative  
1 Western Area Power Administration - CM WACM Mark Fidrych Affirmative Affirmative
1 Western Farmers Electric Cooperative WFEC Alan Derichsweiler Affirmative  
1 Xcel Energy Gregory Pieper Affirmative Affirmative
2 Alberta Electric System Operator AESO Anita Lee Affirmative  
2 British Columbia Transmission Corporation Phil Park    
2 California Independent System Operator David L Hawkins Affirmative  
2 ERCOT Sam Jones Affirmative Affirmative
2 FRCC Linda Campbell Affirmative  
2 ISO New England Inc ISNE Kathleen Goodman Affirmative Affirmative
2 Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc. Terry Bilke Affirmative Affirmative
2 Midwest Reliability Organization William J. Head Affirmative  
2 New Brunswick System Operator Alden Briggs Affirmative  
2 New York Independent System Operator NYIS Gregory Campoli Affirmative Affirmative
2 New York State Reliability Council Alan Adamson Affirmative  
2 Northeast Power Coordinating Council Edward Schwerdt Affirmative  
2 Ontario - Independent Electricity Market Operator IMO Don Tench Affirmative Affirmative
2 ReliabilityFirst Corporation RFC Tim Gallagher Affirmative  
2 Southwest Power Pool SWPP Charles Yeung Affirmative  
3 Allegheny Power AP Bob Reeping Affirmative  
3 Ameren Services Company AMSE Mark Peters    
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 Negative Abstain
3 Chelan County PUD CHPD Kenneth R Johnson    
3 Cleco Utility Group CLEC Bryan Harper   Negative
3 Con Edison Company of New York CEPD Norman Mah Affirmative  
3 Consumers Energy CETR David Lapinski Negative  
3 Delmarva Power & Light Company DEL Mike Mayer Affirmative  
3 Entergy Services ENTE Matt Wolf Affirmative  
3 Exelon Energy Delivery EED - PECO & ComEd John Blazekovich Affirmative  
3 Fayetteville Public Works Commission FPWC Gary Conrad Negative Negative
3 FirstEnergy Solutions FESC Joanne Kathleen Borrell Affirmative Affirmative
3 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Joseph Krupar Abstain  
3 Florida Power & Light FPL Bob Schoneck Negative  
3 Florida Power Corporation FPC Lee G Schuster Negative  
3 Georgia Power Company Leslie Sibert    
3 Grant County PUD No.2 GCPD Greg B. Lange Affirmative Affirmative
3 Gulf Power Company William Pope Affirmative  
3 Hydro One Networks Inc Mike Penstone Affirmative 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   Affirmative
3 MidAmerican Energy Company MEC Thomas C. Mielnik Affirmative  
3 New York Power Authority MED Christopher Lawrence de Graffenried Affirmative Affirmative
3 Niagara Mohawk NMPC Michael Schiavone Affirmative  
3 Oklahoma Gas and Electric Gary Clear Affirmative 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 Affirmative
3 Santee Cooper SC Zack Dusenbury Affirmative  
3 Savannah Electric and Power Thomas Harris    
3 SDGE Scott Nephi Peterson    
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  
4 Consumers Energy CETR David Frank Ronk Negative  
4 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Bill May    
4 Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska John Krajewski    
4 Old Dominion Elec. Coop ODEC Mark Ringhausen Affirmative  
4 Seattle City Light SCL Michael Harrison Affirmative  
4 Southeastern Power Administration SEPA Carter B. Edge Affirmative  
4 WPS Resources Christopher Plante   Affirmative
5 AEP Service Corporation Brock Ondayko Affirmative Affirmative
5 Avista Corp. Washington Water Power Division AVWP Edward F. Groce Affirmative  
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 Conectiv Energy Supply CNCT Paul Dwyer Affirmative  
5 Constellation Generation Group Michael Gildea Affirmative Affirmative
5 Dairyland Power Cooperative DPC Warren Schaefer Abstain  
5 Detroit Edison Ronald Bauer Negative  
5 Dynegy Generation Greg Mason Affirmative  
5 FirstEnergy Solutions FESC Kenneth John Dresner    
5 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Steven McElhaney    
5 Florida Power & Light FPL Bob Birch Affirmative Affirmative
5 Lincoln Electric System LES Dennis Florom Affirmative Affirmative
5 Louisville Gas & Electric LGE Charles Martin   Affirmative
5 Manitoba Hydro Marketing MHEM Gerald Koroscil Affirmative Affirmative
5 Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia MEAG Roger Brand Abstain  
5 Oklahoma Gas and Electric OKGE Kim Morphis Abstain  
5 Pacific Gas & Electric Company PGEU Richard Padilla Affirmative Affirmative
5 PPL Generation Mark Heimbach Affirmative  
5 Progress Energy - Carolinas Wayne Lewis Negative  
5 Reedy Creek Energy Services Bernie Budnik Affirmative  
5 Reliant Energy Services RES Thomas Bradish Negative Negative
5 Seattle City Light SCL Michael J Haynes Affirmative  
5 Seminole Electric Cooperative SEC Garl Zimmerman Affirmative Affirmative
5 Southeastern Power Administration SEPA Douglas Spencer    
5 Southern Company Services SOCO Roger Green Affirmative Affirmative
5 Tenaska Inc Scott Helyer Affirmative  
5 United States Bureau of Reclamation Deborah M. Linke Negative  
5 US Army Corp of Engineers Northwestern Division Karl Bryan Affirmative Affirmative
5 Wisconsin Electric Power Company Linda Horn Affirmative  
6 AEP Service Corporation Dana E Horton   Affirmative
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 Negative  
6 Chelan County PUD CHPM Hugh Aron Owen Affirmative  
6 Con Edison Company of New York CEPD Rebecca Adrienne Craft Affirmative  
6 Dominion Energy Marketing DEMI Lou Oberski    
6 Duke Energy Walter L Yeager    
6 Entergy Services ENTE James Smith Affirmative  
6 Exelon Generation Company LLC EXGN Regina Carrado Affirmative  
6 FirstEnergy Solutions FESC Edward C. Stein Affirmative Affirmative
6 Florida Municipal Power Agency FMPA Robert C Williams Negative  
6 Manitoba Hydro Electric Board MHEB Daniel C Prowse Affirmative Affirmative
6 Mirant Services LLC Alan Johnson Abstain  
6 OPPD Energy Marketing OPPM David Ried Affirmative Affirmative
6 Santee Cooper SC Suzanne Ritter Affirmative  
6 Seminole Electric Cooperative SEC Trudy Novak Affirmative Affirmative
6 Southern Company Generation and Energy Marketing SOCO Roman Carter Affirmative  
6 Tampa Electric Company TEC Jose Benjamin Quintas Affirmative Affirmative
6 Western Area Power Administration UGP Marketing UGPM John Stonebarger Affirmative  
7 BOC Gases Mark Zimmerman Affirmative Affirmative
7 Delphi Don Poole   Affirmative
7 Eastman Chemical Company Lloyd Byron Webb Affirmative Affirmative
7 Electricity Consumers Resource Council John Anderson Affirmative Affirmative
7 Monsanto Gary Kajander Affirmative Affirmative
8 J Bonner Engineering Services John P Bonner Affirmative Affirmative
8 Michehl Gent Michehl Gent Affirmative  
8 Missouri Office of Public Counsel Ryan Kind   Affirmative
8 Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate Sonny Popowsky Affirmative Affirmative
8 State of Maine Stephen Ward Affirmative Affirmative
9 California Energy Commission William Mitchell Chamberlain Affirmative  
9 National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners Diane Jean Barney Affirmative  
9 New York State Public Service Commission James T Gallagher Affirmative  
9 North Carolina Utilities Commission Sam Watson Affirmative  
9 Public Service Commission of South Carolina Philip D. Riley Affirmative  
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)