Voluntary consent provision

Voluntary consent provision

Transparency Rule § 358.7 (c)

"A transmission customer may voluntarily consent, in writing, to allow the transmission provider to disclose the transmission customer's non-public information to the transmission provider’s marketing function employees. If the transmission customer authorizes the transmission provider to disclose its information to marketing function employees, the transmission provider must post notice on its Internet website of that consent along with a statement that it did not provide any preferences, either operational or rate-related, in exchange for that voluntary consent."

No. Date  Company name Statement of voluntary consent Statement of no preferences granted
01 2/23/2009 First Solar Cimarron I, LLC First Solar provided Tri-State written consent to share information with Tri-State's Marketing or Energy Affiliate.  
02 5/12/2009 DEGS Wind I, LLC DEGS Wind I provided Tri-State written consent to share information with Tri-State's Marketing or Energy Affiliate.  
03 9/26/2011 Arkansas River Power Authority (ARPA) ARPA provided Tri-State written consent to share information with Tri-State's Marketing or Energy Affiliate.  
04 8/1/2012 Raton Public Service Company Please consider this a formal request to provide non- public information regarding transmission service for Raton Public Service (RPS) to Enserco. Enserco will provide you a list of information to be disclosed. As the General Manger of RPS I have full authority to request this disclosure on behalf of RPS. David Mitchell General Manager I Raton Public Service Co. Senior Accountant (Plant Accounting)  Plant Accounting
05 10/2/2012 Holy Cross Energy Through this letter, Holy Cross Energy is designating Xcel Energy as our scheduling agent for the transmission of the power from the Vessel's Coal Methane Project through Tri-State's transmission system. If there are any questions, please contact me. Sincerely, HOLY CROSS ENERGY Diana L. Golis Sr. Manager Power Supply and Contracts PH: 970-947-5471 e-mail: dgolis@ holycross.com Energy Portfolio Analyst II  Market Portfolio