CenterPoint Energy Securitization Case
CenterPoint Energy is seeking IURC approval to issue securitization bonds, collect securitization charges, and encumber securitization property in IURC Cause No. 45722. The proposal includes a rate reduction tracker.
This case's evidentiary hearing has concluded with closing briefs due in October.
- The OUCC filed its proposed order and supporting brief on Oct. 7, 2022.
- Reply briefs from all parties are due on Oct. 27, 2022.
- A Commission order is due by early January 2023.
In the following testimony filed on Aug. 3, 2022, the OUCC recommends a number of modifications to CenterPoint Energy’s proposal. They include additional ratepayer protections, OUCC participation in structuring, pricing, and marketing the securitization bonds, and the use of best practices as established in Texas and other states using securitization:
The utility filed its petition on May 10, 2022, along with the following testimony:
All publicly filed documents in the case are available through the IURC's electronic document system.
This page will be updated based on case developments.