STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSIONRALEIGHDOCKET NO E-2, SU8 1146BEFORE THE NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSIONIn the Matter of Applikation of Duke Energy Progress, LLC, Pursuant to G.S 62-133.2 and CommissionRule R8-5S Regarding Fuel and Fuel-Related Cost Adjustments for Electric UtilitiesSECOND PUBLIC NOTICENOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North Carolina Utilities Commission has scheduled a public hearingin an annual fuel and fuel-related charge adjustment proceeding for Duke Energy Progress, Llc(DEP). The publik hearing has been scheduled to begin Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at 9:30 a.m, inCommission Hearing Room 2115, Dobbs Building, 430 Noeth 5alisbury Street, Raleigh, North Carolina.The proceeding is being held pursuant to the provisions of G.S 62-133.2 and Commission Rule R8-55for the purpose of determining whether an increment ordecrement rider is required in order to reflectchanges in the cost of fuel and fuel-related (fuel) costs over or under the base fuel rate establishedfor DEP in its last general rate case. Public witness testimony will be received in accordance withCommission Rule R1-21g)Duke Energy Progress fled an application and testimony relative to the subject matter of theproceeding on June 21, 2017. According to DEP's initial application, the proposed changes in fuelrates would result in an increase of the present fuel rates of all customer classes, with the amount ofthe increase varying for different customer classes, For example, DEP's initial application proposed anincrease of $2.18 in the monthly bill of a typical residential customer using 1,000 kilowatt hours permonth, excluding the regulatory fee.On July 6, 2017, the Commission issued an Order Scheduling Hearing, Requiring Filing of Testimony,Establishing Discovery Guidelines, and Requiring Public Notice (Scheduling Order), The SchedulingOrder, among other things, required DEP to publish a Public Notice of the hearing date, time, andplace, and of the proposed changes in monthly fuel ratesThrough supplemental testimony and exhibits filed on September 6,2017,after the Public Notice oftheoriginal proposed fuel charges had been published by DEP pursuant to the Commission's SchedulingOrder, DEP revised its proposed monthly fuel rates. The revisions if approved by the Commission,would result in fuel charges higher than the charges stated in the original Publk Notice publishedby DEP For example, DEP's revised application proposes an increase of $3.46 in the monthly bill of atypical residential customer using 1,000 kilowatt hours per month, excluding the regulatory fee. Theproposed changes in all customers fuel rates would be effective for service rendered on and afterDecember 1,2017In addition, DEP's supplemental testimony states that DEP experienced an under- recovery of $419million of fuel costs incurred in the 2016-2017 test year DEP proposes to delay its recovery of this$41.9 miion of fuel costs until DEPS 2018 fuel cost proceeding, and will not request interest on thisamount during the period of its delayed recovery. However, if the Commission declines to accept DEPSproposed delayed recovery of this $41.9 million in fuel costs, then this amount would be added to andresult in a further increase in DEP's fuel charges for service rendered on and after December 1. 2017Further information may be obtained from the Office of the Chief Clerk, North Carolina UtilitiesCommission, 430 North Salisbury Street, Raleigh, North Carolina, where a copy of DEP's applicationis available for review by the publi. Also, documents may be viewed on the Commission's website atThe Public Staff is authoeized by statute torepresent consumers in proceedings before the Commission.Correspondence concerning the DEP fuel rider proceeding and the hearing scheduled thereon shouldbe directed to the Public Staff Written statements to the Public Staff should include any informationthat the waiters wish to be considered by the Public Staff in its investigation of the matter. Suchstatements should be addressed to Christopher J. Ayers, Executive Director, Publik Staff, 4326 MailService Center, Raleigh, North Carolina 27699 4300.The Attomey General is also authorized by statute to represent consumers in proceedings before theCommission. Statements to the Attorney General should be addressed to The Honorable Josh Stein,Attorney General c/o Consumer Protection Utilities, 9001 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina,27699-9001.Written statements are not evidence unless the writers appear at a public hearing and testifyconceming the information contained in their written statementsPersons desiring to intervene in this proceeding as formal parties should fle a petition to intervenepursuant to Commission Rules R1-5 and R1-19.ISSUED BY ORDEROF THE COMMISSION.This the 7th day of September, 2017NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSIONLinnetta Threatt, Acting Deputy Clerk

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STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSION RALEIGH DOCKET NO E-2, SU8 1146 BEFORE THE NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSION In the Matter of Applikation of Duke Energy Progress, LLC, Pursuant to G.S 62-133.2 and Commission Rule R8-5S Regarding Fuel and Fuel-Related Cost Adjustments for Electric Utilities SECOND PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North Carolina Utilities Commission has scheduled a public hearing in an annual fuel and fuel-related charge adjustment proceeding for Duke Energy Progress, Llc (DEP). The publik hearing has been scheduled to begin Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at 9:30 a.m, in Commission Hearing Room 2115, Dobbs Building, 430 Noeth 5alisbury Street, Raleigh, North Carolina. The proceeding is being held pursuant to the provisions of G.S 62-133.2 and Commission Rule R8-55 for the purpose of determining whether an increment ordecrement rider is required in order to reflect changes in the cost of fuel and fuel-related (fuel) costs over or under the base fuel rate established for DEP in its last general rate case. Public witness testimony will be received in accordance with Commission Rule R1-21g) Duke Energy Progress fled an application and testimony relative to the subject matter of the proceeding on June 21, 2017. According to DEP's initial application, the proposed changes in fuel rates would result in an increase of the present fuel rates of all customer classes, with the amount of the increase varying for different customer classes, For example, DEP's initial application proposed an increase of $2.18 in the monthly bill of a typical residential customer using 1,000 kilowatt hours per month, excluding the regulatory fee. On July 6, 2017, the Commission issued an Order Scheduling Hearing, Requiring Filing of Testimony, Establishing Discovery Guidelines, and Requiring Public Notice (Scheduling Order), The Scheduling Order, among other things, required DEP to publish a Public Notice of the hearing date, time, and place, and of the proposed changes in monthly fuel rates Through supplemental testimony and exhibits filed on September 6,2017,after the Public Notice ofthe original proposed fuel charges had been published by DEP pursuant to the Commission's Scheduling Order, DEP revised its proposed monthly fuel rates. The revisions if approved by the Commission, would result in fuel charges higher than the charges stated in the original Publk Notice published by DEP For example, DEP's revised application proposes an increase of $3.46 in the monthly bill of a typical residential customer using 1,000 kilowatt hours per month, excluding the regulatory fee. The proposed changes in all customers fuel rates would be effective for service rendered on and after December 1,2017 In addition, DEP's supplemental testimony states that DEP experienced an under- recovery of $419 million of fuel costs incurred in the 2016-2017 test year DEP proposes to delay its recovery of this $41.9 miion of fuel costs until DEPS 2018 fuel cost proceeding, and will not request interest on this amount during the period of its delayed recovery. However, if the Commission declines to accept DEPS proposed delayed recovery of this $41.9 million in fuel costs, then this amount would be added to and result in a further increase in DEP's fuel charges for service rendered on and after December 1. 2017 Further information may be obtained from the Office of the Chief Clerk, North Carolina Utilities Commission, 430 North Salisbury Street, Raleigh, North Carolina, where a copy of DEP's application is available for review by the publi. Also, documents may be viewed on the Commission's website at The Public Staff is authoeized by statute torepresent consumers in proceedings before the Commission. Correspondence concerning the DEP fuel rider proceeding and the hearing scheduled thereon should be directed to the Public Staff Written statements to the Public Staff should include any information that the waiters wish to be considered by the Public Staff in its investigation of the matter. Such statements should be addressed to Christopher J. Ayers, Executive Director, Publik Staff, 4326 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina 27699 4300. The Attomey General is also authorized by statute to represent consumers in proceedings before the Commission. Statements to the Attorney General should be addressed to The Honorable Josh Stein, Attorney General c/o Consumer Protection Utilities, 9001 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina, 27699-9001. Written statements are not evidence unless the writers appear at a public hearing and testify conceming the information contained in their written statements Persons desiring to intervene in this proceeding as formal parties should fle a petition to intervene pursuant to Commission Rules R1-5 and R1-19. ISSUED BY ORDEROF THE COMMISSION. This the 7th day of September, 2017 NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSION Linnetta Threatt, Acting Deputy Clerk

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