AEP » Topics » 1.4 Contents of the Regional Transmission Expansion Plan.

This excerpt taken from the AEP 10-K filed Mar 1, 2005.

1.4 Contents of the Regional Transmission Expansion Plan.


(a) The Regional Transmission Expansion Plan shall consolidate the transmission needs of the region into a single plan which is assessed on the bases of maintaining the reliability of the PJM Region in an economic and environmentally acceptable manner and of supporting competition in the PJM Region.


(b) The Regional Transmission Expansion Plan shall reflect transmission enhancements and expansions, load and capacity forecasts and generation additions and retirements for the ensuing ten years.


(c) The Regional Transmission Expansion Plan shall, as a minimum, include a designation of the Transmission Owner or Owners or other entity that will construct, own and/or finance each transmission enhancement and expansion and how all reasonably incurred costs are to be recovered.


(d) The Regional Transmission Expansion Plan shall (i) avoid unnecessary duplication of facilities; (ii) avoid the imposition of unreasonable costs on any Transmission Owner or any user of Transmission Facilities; (iii) take into account the legal and contractual rights and obligations of the Transmission Owners; (iv) provide, if appropriate, alternative means for meeting transmission needs in the PJM Region; (v) strive to maintain and, when appropriate, to enhance the economic and operational efficiency of wholesale electric service markets in the PJM region; and (vi) provide for coordination with existing transmission systems and with appropriate interregional and local expansion plans.


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