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Concept Papers

Concept Papers foster analysis and discussion of complex issue(s) that can affect the Market Rules and GSI Rules.

Any person may submit a Concept Paper for consideration by the Market Advisory Committee (MAC) or Gas Advisory Board (GAB). A person wishing to submit a Concept Paper should first contact the Executive Officer to discuss the issue(s), and then submit the paper by email to rcp.secretariat@rcpwa.com.au. The Chair of the MAC or GAB (as applicable) is responsible for the prioritisation of any Concept Papers submitted and the scheduling of papers for discussion by the relevant committee.

Concept Papers that have been considered previously by the MAC and GAB are listed below.

Concept Papers

ID Date submitted Title Submitted by Date presented to the MAC or GAB Status
CP_2008_01 24/11/2008 Reserve Capacity Timeframes Independent Market Operator (IMO) 10/12/2008 Complete

CP_2009_01

11/02/2009 Reserve Capacity Timeframes: Further Consideration Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

11/02/2009

Complete 

CP_2009_03

29/04/2009 MAC Constitution and Operating Practices Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

29/04/2009

Complete 

CP_2009_03 

10/06/2009 Outcomes of the Consultation on the MAC Constitution and Operating Practices Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

10/06/2009

Complete 

CP_2010_01

17/02/2010 Net STEM Shortfall Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

17/02/2010

Complete 

CP_2011_01

27/04/2011 Placement of Curtailable / Dispatchable Loads in the DMO System Management 

11/05/2011

Complete 

CP_2011_02

27/05/2011 Curtailable Load Dispatch for NCS System Management 

08/06/2011

Complete 

CP_2012_01

06/06/2012 2011 Outage Planning Review Recommendations - Information Transparency Independent Market Operator (IMO)

13/06/2012

Complete  

CP_2012_02

30/07/2012 Early Entry Capacity Payments Synergy 

08/08/2012

Complete  

CP_2012_03

01/08/2012 Dispatch Tolerance Ranges Independent Market Operator (IMO)

12/09/2012

Complete  

CP_2013_01

20/03/2013 Incentives to Improve Availability of Scheduled Generators Independent Market Operator (IMO)

20/03/2013

Complete  

CP_2013_02

20/03/2013 Clarification of GST Treatment Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

20/03/2013

Complete  

CP_2013_03

12/06/2013 Harmonisation of Supply-Side and Demand-Side Capacity Resources Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

20/03/2013

Complete  

CP_2013_04

31/07/2013 Outage Planning Phase 2 - Outage Process Refinements Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

7/08/2013

Complete  

CP_2013_05

01/08/2013 Availability, Outages and Constraint Payments for Non-Scheduled Generators Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

7/08/2013

Complete  

CP_2013_06

01/10/2013 Changes to the Reserve Capacity Price and the Dynamic Refunds Regime Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

9/10/2013

Complete  

CP_2014_08

06/08/2014 Annual Approval of Facility Costs to Streamline Ancillary Service Procurement Independent Market Operator (IMO) 

13/08/2014

Complete