Complete List of Changes

Rules for Electric Meter and Service Installations (REMSI)

12/2018

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Customer Reference Specifications-List of Changes: 20182017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011

Complete List of Changes for Sketches: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014 2013, 2012, 2011

REMSI Rules - List of Changes: 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

Definitions - List of Changes: 2011

Approved Metering and Equipment Tables-List of Changes: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

Sketch #

2018 Changes, Updates and Additions

  12/11/2018 - Added CRS 6-09-200 in Master Sketch Table-Primary Overhead 12kV.
  12/11/2018 - Removed the wording '600A max' from Master Sketch Table Single Phase-Overhead on Sketch 5.
  12/11/2018 - Included Sketch 53 on Master Sketch Table-Single Phase-Underground.
 

Removed Self-Contained 480V Metering Organization Map.

Sketch #

2017 Changes, Updates and Additions

60

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Typical arrangement of outdoor metering equipment on building, underground service lateral from OH or UG distribution, single phase, 240/480 volts self-contained, 200 ampere

61

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Typical arrangement of outdoor metering equipment on building, underground service lateral from OH or UG distribution, single phase, 240/480 volts self-contained, 400 ampere

70

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Typical arrangement of outdoor metering equipment on service and meter pole

71

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Underground secondary service, indoor multi-meter installation for common service with instrument cabinets and/or meter bases

72

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Overhead or underground secondary service, indoor/outdoor multi-meter installation for common service with instrument transformer cabinets and/or meter bases

73

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Typical arrangement of outdoor metering equipment on building

80

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Typical arrangement of outdoor metering equipment on building, underground service, lateral from OH or UG distribution, 3 phase, 277/480 volts self-contained, 200 ampere

81

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Typical arrangement of outdoor metering equipment on building, underground service, lateral from OH or UG distribution, 3 phase, 277/480 volts self-contained, 400 ampere

82

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Typical arrangement of outdoor metering equipment on building, OH distribution

83

12/29/2017 – Removed sketch – Typical arrangement of outdoor metering equipment on building, lateral from OH or UG distribution

Distributed (Renewable) Generation Organization Map - 12/18/2017

  • Removed 480V Self-Contained for Sketch 57 and 57A
  • Changed Self-Contained Less than 480V to Self-Contained Less than 240V

25C

12/18/2017 - Removed sketch - Secondary service meter base connections for self-contained meters overhead service.

25D

12/18/2017 - Removed sketch - Secondary service meter base connections for self-contained meters underground service.

57

12/18/2017 - Removed sketch – Inverter-Based Renewable generation for generator capacity up to and including 20% of the load center bus bar rating for 480V, self-contained metering installations.

57A

12/18/2017 - Removed sketch – Inverter-based renewable generation for generator capacity over 20% of the load center bus bar rating for 480V, self-contained metering installations.

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Sketch #

2016 Changes, Updates and Additions

3

09/19/2016:

  • Removed requirement for Approval of Metering Services
  • Updated Table A
  • Updated max tension to 850lbs

4

09/19/2016 - Added note that structure must be installed in an area which is not accessible to vehicular traffic.

5

09/19/2016 - Updated max tension to 850 lbs.

6

09/19/2016 - Updated max tension to 850 lbs.

14

09/19/2016 - Updated layout and added bonding jumper size to notes.

14A

09/19/2016 - Updated layout and added bonding jumper size to notes.

14B

09/19/2016 - Updated layout and added bonding jumper size to notes.

14C

09/19/2016 - Updated layout and added bonding jumper size to notes.

14D

09/19/2016 - Updated layout and added bonding jumper size to notes.

15

09/19/2016 - Updated layout and added bonding jumper size to notes.

15A

09/19/2016 - Updated layout and added bonding jumper size to notes.

25

09/19/2016 - Corrected diagram of 2 Wire, 1 Phase, 120V meter base

30

09/19/2016:

  • Updated minimum pole class from 4 to 3
  • Updated Note 3 on Point of Contact requirements

31

09/19/2016:

  • Updated minimum pole class from 4 to 3
  • Updated Note 3 on Point of Contact requirements

32

09/19/2016:

  • Removed metering equipment from Sketch
  • Removed "outdoor metering equipment" from title

33

09/19/2016:

  • Updated metering equipment in Sketch
  • Updated Note 1 on Point of Contact requirements

34

09/19/2016:

  • Updated metering equipment in Sketch
  • Updated Note 1 on Point of Contact requirements

39

09/19/2016:

  • Removed fused interrupter requirement in Note 3
  • Added Note 6

47

09/19/2016:

  • Updated Sketch to include class 3, 4, and 5 poles
  • Updated layout

48

09/19/2016 - Minor updates to sketch

50

09/19/2016 - Updated clearance from the bus work to front of cabinet from 1" to 1.5"

54

09/19/2016 - Updated Note 5 & 6

54A

09/19/2016 - Updated Note A

56

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

56A

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

57

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

57A

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

58

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

58A

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

59

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

59A

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

59B

09/19/2016:

  • If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral
  • Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in this sketch

60

09/19/2016:

  • Updated sketch and Notes 1, 7, 8, & J
  • Added Note K

61

09/19/2016:

  • Updated sketch and notes 2, 8, 9, & J
  • Added Note K

70

09/19/2016:

  • Updated sketch and Notes 2, 5, 10, 13, & D
  • Added Note E

71

09/19/2016:

  • Updated Note 1
  • Added Notes J & K
  • Changed voltage from single phase 277/480 volts to single phase 240/480 volts

72

09/19/2016:

  • Updated sketch and Notes 1, E, F, & N
  • Added Note O

73

09/19/2016:

  • Updated Notes 1, 4, 5, 7, & I
  • Added Note J
  • Changed voltage from single phase 277/480 volts to single phase 240/480 volts

80

09/19/2016:

  • Updated sketch and Notes 1, 4, 5, 6, B, & I
  • Added Note J

81

09/19/2016:

  • Updated sketch and Notes 2, 6, 7, B, & I
  • Added Note J

82

09/19/2016:

  • Updated Notes 1, 3, 4, 6, & I
  • Added Note J

83

09/19/2016:

  • Updated sketch and Notes 1, 4, 5, B, & I
  • Added Note J

90

09/19/2016 - Added new Sketch on single phase outdoor metering equipment on customer-owned meter pole

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Sketch # 2015 Changes, Updates and Additions

3

08/11/2015 - Added note "Requires Approval from Supervisor - Metering Services".

3B

07/15/2015 - Added note "Requires Approval from Supervisor - Metering Services".

53

07/15/2015 - Minimum width of mounting surface changed from 16" to 36".

7

04/10/2015 – Note 5 updated to be furnished and installed by the customer and maintained by PPLEU. This is the service lateral conduit to the 90 degree elbow.

15A

04/10/2015 – Labeled the voltage transformers on the drawing, Note 8 not needed. Note 9 was moved to Note 8.

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Sketch # 2014 Changes, Updates and Additions

7A

03/13/2014 Clarified dimensions of required weep holes in Notes E and F.

23

03/7/2014Removed bus bar hole size requirement and clarified notes concerning CTs. Expanded the sketch to two sheets.

30

03/4/2014 – Sketch bifurcated into two sheets to separate notes from the sketch. Updated sketch to new format. New note added to drawing limiting customer fusing to 175E standard speed power fuses.

31

03/4/2014 – Sketch bifurcated into two sheets to separate notes from the sketch. Updated sketch to new format. New note added to drawing limiting customer fusing to 175E standard speed power fuses.

32

03/4/2014 – Sketch bifurcated into two sheets to separate notes from the sketch. Updated sketch to new format. New note added to drawing limiting customer fusing to 175E standard speed power fuses.

33

03/4/2014 – Sketch bifurcated into two sheets to separate notes from the sketch. Updated sketch to new format. New note added to drawing limiting customer fusing to 175E standard speed power fuses.

34

03/4/2014 – Sketch bifurcated into two sheets to separate notes from the sketch. Updated sketch to new format. New note added to drawing limiting customer fusing to 175E standard speed power fuses.

35

03/4/2014 – Sketch bifurcated into two sheets to separate notes from the sketch. Updated sketch to new format. New note added to drawing limiting customer fusing to 175E standard speed power fuses.

36

03/4/2014 – Sketch bifurcated into two sheets to separate notes from the sketch. Updated sketch to new format. New note added to drawing limiting customer fusing to 175E standard speed power fuses.

38

03/4/2014 – Sketch bifurcated into two sheets to separate notes from the sketch. Updated sketch to new format. New note added to drawing limiting customer fusing to 175E standard speed power fuses.

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Sketch # 2013 Changes, Updates and Additions

16

09/27/13 - General updating for clarity, changed location of VT rack and bonding.

16A

09/27/13 - General updating for clarity, changed location of VT rack and bonding.

16B

09/27/13 - Sketch eliminated. Installations with sixteen conductors per phase no longer allowed.

25A

06/07/13 – Expanded the sketch to two sheets. Added a sub-sketch for two-wire 120 volt service at the bottom of sheet 2.

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Sketch # 2012 Changes, Updates and Additions

27

10/11/12 - Updated format and content.

28

10/11/12 – Updated format and content. Added sub-sketch for barriers in driveway areas.

47

10/11/12 – Corrected spellings and pole setting depths.

73

10/11/12 – Corrected title and note H to remove references to 240/480 volts.

35

NOTE: Requires Approval by Supervisor of Metering Services is now replaced with NOT FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION -- Drawing not updated!

10/12/12 – Added verbiage in red to Distributed Generation Organization Map

Customer shall contact PPL EU prior to any new installations depicted in these sketches.

07/12/12 Added verbiage in red to Distributed Generation Organization Map below:

Distributed Generation Organization Map

If a neutral connection exists at the inverter, the inverter neutral shall be connected to the service neutral. As part of future review of all DG sketches, the above verbiage will be added to each sketch.

Metering Type

Voltage

Load Center Bus Bar Rating

Sketch #

Self-Contained

Less than 480 V

Up to and Including 20%

56

Self-Contained

Less than 480 V

Over 20%

56A

480V Self-Contained

480 V

Up to and Including 20%

57

480V Self-Contained

480 V

Over 20%

57A

CT/Secondary

Less than 600 V

Up to and Including 20%

58

CT/Secondary

Less than 600 V

Over 20%

58A

12 kV

12 kV

Pole Mount

Up to and Including 20%

59

12 kV

12 kV

Pole Mount

Over 20%

59A

12 kV

12 kV

Switchgear

All Options

59B

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Sketch # 2011 Changes, Updates and Additions

3B

03/18/11 – Updated Format and Content

7

03/18/11 – Updated Format and Content

7B

03/18/11 – New Sketch

8C

08/12/11 – Updated Format & Content

8D

08/12/11 – New Sketch

Sketch 16 Series - Sketch 16A has been revised, reformatted and updated into a series of sketches:

  • Sketch 16 - up to and including 2000A - 8 conduits
  • Sketch 16A - up to and including 3000A - 12 conduits
  • Sketch 16B - up to and including 4000A - 16 conduits

20

08/12/11 – New Sketch

49

08/12/11 – Updated Title & Format

54A

08/12/11 – Updated Title & Format

55

08/12/11 – Updated Format & Content

Distributed Generation Sketch Series have been updated, expanded and renumbered for organization. Each sheet has had content updated or in new. The new Distributed Generation Series is as follows:

Distributed Generation Organization Map

Metering Type

Voltage

Load Center Bus Bar Rating

Sketch #

Self-Contained

Less than 480 V

Up to and Including 20%

56

Self-Contained

Less than 480 V

Over 20%

56A

480V Self-Contained

480 V

Up to and Including 20%

57

480V Self-Contained

480 V

Over 20%

57A

CT/Secondary

Less than 600 V

Up to and Including 20%

58

CT/Secondary

Less than 600 V

Over 20%

58A

12 kV

12 kV

Pole Mount

Up to and Including 20%

59

12 kV

12 kV

Pole Mount

Over 20%

59A

12 kV

12 kV

Switchgear

All Options

59B

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 List of Changes - Customer Reference Specifications
 2018 Changes to CRS's are:

CRS 6-22-130 - Installation Instructions for Precast Concrete Foundation for Three-Phase Pad Mounted VCR

Effective 12/03/2018 - New to REMSI Customer Reference Specification

CRS 6-22-187 - Installation Instructions for Three-Phase, 200 A Switchgear Foundation

Effective 12/03/2018 - Updated since overall Spec 6-22 has been revised

CRS 6-22-197 - Installation Instructions for Three-Phase, 600 A Switchgear Foundation

Effective 12/03/2018 - Updated since overall Spec 6-22 has been revised 

CRS 6-22-198 - Installation Instructions for Precast Concrete Foundation for Three-Phase Pad-Mounted Manual or Automatic Source Transfer Switch

Effective 12/03/2018 - Updated since overall Spec 6-22 has been revised 

CRS 6-22-199 - PPL EU Ultra Service Park Typical Utility Plan

Effective 12/03/2018 - Updated since overall Spec 6-22 has been revised  

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List of Changes - Customer Reference Specifications

2017 Changes to CRS's are:

6-10-165 – Requirements for Service to Customer-Owned Street Lighting Systems Served Under Rate Schedule SE

Effective 09/25/2017 – Identification – Added note requiring addition of number (2) and CID 323301 for 2 inch wide, yellow and black diagonal striped, pressure sensitive adhesive tape.

6-17-122 – Customer Installed Three-Phase Pad-mounted Precast Transformer Foundation

Effective 03/27/2017 – “All protective barriers must be removable bollards (constructed as or equivalent to 6-17-122G)” in Note 13. Updated 6-17-122-G as removable bollard.

6-22-187 – Install Three-Phase, 200 A Switchgear Foundation

Effective 03/27/2017 Below are the updates:

  • Added “All protective barriers must be removable bollards (constructed as or equivalent to 6-22-187E-B)” in Note 10
  • Revised 6-11-187E into 6-22-187E-A and 6-22-187E-B
  • Updated 6-22-187E-B as removable bollard

6-22-197 – Install Three-Phase, 600 A Switchgear Foundation

Effective 03/27/2017 Below are the updates:

  • Added “All protective barriers must be removable bollards (constructed as or equivalent to 6-22-197E-B)” in Note 10
  • Revised 6-22-197E into 6-122-197E-A and 6-22-197E-B
  • Updated 6-22-197E-B as removable bollard

6-22-198 – Ultra Service Park Precast Concrete Foundation

Effective 03/27/2017 Below are the updates:

  • Added “All protective barriers must be removable bollards (constructed as or equivalent to 6-22-198E-B)” in Note 10
  • Revised 6-22-198E into 6-122-198E-A and 6-22-198E-B
  • Updated 6-22-198E-B as removable bollard

6-09-192 – 12kV 3-Phase Service Interrupter Switch on Customer-Owned Pole (Overhead Supply to Underground)

Effective 01/16/2017. Below are the updates:

  • Renamed section from "Customer Reference Specification - 12kV 3-Phase Service Fused Interrupter Switch on Customer-Owned Pole" to "Customer Reference Specification - 12kV 3-Phase Service Interrupter Switch on Customer-Owned Pole (Overhead Supply to Underground)"
  • Added statement on referring to CRS 6-09-199
  • Replaced Note 9 on fuse sizing with reference to Point of Contact document
  • Added Note 10 for switch handle requirements
  • Added Note 11 for requirements for Customer Main Switch
  • Updated BOM

6-09-194 – 12kV 3-Phase Service Interrupter Switch on Customer-Owned Pole (Overhead Supply to Overhead)

Effective 01/16/2017. Below are the updates:

  • Renamed section from "Customer Reference Specification - 12kV 3-Phase Service Fused Interrupter Switch on Customer-Owned Pole" to "Customer Reference Specification - 12kV 3-Phase Service Interrupter Switch on Customer-Owned Pole (Overhead Supply to Overhead)"
  • Added statement on referring to CRS 6-09-196 and 6-09-197
  • Replaced Note 10 on fuse sizing with reference to Point of Contact document
  • Added Note 11 for requirements for Customer Main Switch
  • Updated BOM

6-09-195 – 7.2kV Single Phase Service Interrupter Switch on Customer-Owned Pole (Overhead Supply to Overhead or Underground)

Effective 01/16/2017. Below are the updates:

  • Renamed section from "Customer Reference Specification - 7.2kV Single Phase Service Fused interrupter Switch & Metering on Customer-Owned Pole" to "Customer Reference Specification - 7.2kV Single Phase Service Interrupter Switch on Customer-Owned Pole"
  • Added statement on referring to CRS 6-09-200
  • Replaced Note 9 on fuse sizing with reference to Point of Contact document
  • Added Note 10 for switch handle requirements
  • Added Note 11 for requirements for Customer Main Switch
  • Updated BOM

6-09-196 – 12kV 3-Phase Service Metering on Customer-Owned Pole (Overhead Supply to Overhead)

Effective 01/16/2017. Below are the updates:

  • Added "(Overhead Supply to OH)" to section title
  • Added statement on referring to CRS 6-09-194
  • Added Note 5 on reference to Point of Contact document
  • Updated phase to phase minimum clearance in Figure 6-09-196-A from 18" to 13"
  • Updated metering equipment position in Figure 6-09-196-B from source side to load side
  • Updated CTs and PTs position in Figure 6-09-196-C

6-09-197 – 12kV 3-Phase Service Metering on Customer-Owned Pole (Overhead Supply to Underground)

Effective 01/16/2017. Below are the updates:

  • Added "(Overhead Supply to UG)" to section title
  • Added statement on referring to CRS 6-09-194
  • Added Note 8 on reference to Point of Contact document
  • Updated BOM
  • Updated Figures 6-09-1979-A, B, & C

6-09-199 – 3-Phase, 4 Wire WYE 7,200/12,470V Service Termination and Metering Compartments in Customer Owned Switchgear

Effective 01/16/2017. Below are the updates:

  • Removed "Installation Instructions for" from section title
  • Changed "service entrance fused disconnect to "service entrance disconnect" in Note 1
  • Removed junction box from Note 10. BOM, and Figure 6-09-199-B
  • Added maximum conductors per phase per bus bar in Note 7
  • Corrected phase reference from "8" to "B" in Note 15
  • Updated page references for Point of Contact document in Note 15
  • Replaced Note 20 on fuse sizing with reference to Point of Contact document

6-09-200 – 7.2kV Single Phase Service Metering on Customer-Owned Pole (Overhead Supply to Overhead or Underground)

  • 01/16/2017 Added New Section

6-10-165 – Requirements for Service to Customer-Owned Street Lighting Systems Served Under Rate Schedule SE

Effective 01/02/2017. Below are the updates:

  • Support and support bracket Note 1: Changed minimum Class 5 to minimum of Class 3
  • General Note 1: removed NEC reference
  • General Note 11: added customer owned structures
  • Specific Note 4: removed #TRON- from Bussman P/N
  • Customer Responsibilities Note 5: removed #TRON- from Bussman P/N
  • Figure 6-10-165-C, set to Not for New Construction"
  • Figure 6-10-165-D, removed "Not for New Construction" from Figure
  • Figure 6-10-165-C & D, Customer Responsibilities Note 5: removed the NEC reference
  • Revised Pole to Class 3 from Class 5 in Support and Support Bracket notes
  • Added Note 19 to General Notes Section
  • Added Note 6 to Specific Notes: Power Supply & Equipment Figures 6-10-165-A and 6-10-165-B Section

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List of Changes - Customer Reference Specifications

2016 Changes to CRS's are:

6-14-121 – Requirements for Trenching and Backfilling by Developer/Customer for Primary and Secondary Installation in a Trench with Only Electric Lines (Non-Joint Trench)

Underground - General Specifications

Effective 12/05/2016. Below are the updates:

  • Clarified that non-joint trench is without gas lines
  • Changed "contractor" to "customer"
  • Changed "fish line" to "pulling line"
  • Added line "Customer muct dig trench on their own property or will be subject to additional charges in Note 5

6-14-122 – Requirements for Trenching and Backfilling by Developer/Customer for Primary and Secondary Installation in a Trench with Electric and/or Gas, Telecommunication Lines (Joint Trench)

Underground - General Specifications

Effective 12/05/2016. Below are the updates:

  • Changed "trench with electric and/or gas, telecommunications lines" to "trench with electric and gas and possibly telecommunications lines"
  • Changed "fish line" to "pulling line"
  • Indicated all conduits muct be 45 inches deep in Note 8-B
  • Added line "Customer must dig trench on their own property or will be subject to additional charges" in Note 5

6-14-125 – Customer-Installed Screening of Pad-mounted Devices

Underground - General Specifications

Effective 12/05/2016. Below are the updates:

  • Changed "landscape architect" to "PPL EU"
  • Additional instruction "DO NOT COVER TRANSFORMER"

6-15-160 – Customer Installed Precast Manhole

  • 07/11/2016 – Replaced with this spec from 10/30/2015, the one posted on site was from 11/15/2012. Below are the updates:
    • Customer is responsible to install PPL Standard equipment per PPL Specification
    • Pulling lines should only be used to enable installing adequate rope
    • Drawings updated to include locking manhole cover
    • Updated loading rating to H-25

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List of Changes - Customer Reference Specifications

2015 Changes to CRS's are:

6-19-100 – Customer Low-Voltage Switchboards Service Cable Terminal Compartment Arrangements and Clearances

  • 07/27/2015 – Replaced with this spec from 3/31/2015, the one posted on site was from August of 2013.

6-09-196 – 12kV 3-Phase Service Metering on Customer-Owned Pole. Overhead Supply to Overhead

  • 04/10/2015 – Bill of Material item #3 moved to Material Supplied by Customer and changed to a minimum class size 3 pole. Updated items 13, 14 and 15.

6-09-197 – 12kV 3-Phase Service Metering on Customer-Owned Pole. Overhead Supply to Underground

  • 04/10/2015 – Bill of Material item #3 changed to a minimum class size 3 pole.

6-15-160 – Customer Installed Precast Manhole

  • 04/23/2015 – Revised to follow Distribution Construction Specification formatting - Effective Date: 11/15/2012. Previous update 05/02/2005.

6-15-180 – Customer Installed Duct System

  • 04/23/2015 – Revised to follow Distribution Construction Specification formatting - Effective Date: 11/15/2012. Previous update 03/19/2010.

6-19-133 – Installation of 120/240 Volt Single-Phase Underground Lateral Sharing a Trench with Other Utilities (Joint Trench)

  • 04/10/2015 – Service lateral conduit up to the 90 degree elbow is now furnished and installed by the customer and maintained by PPLEU. (This is shown in Figure 6-19-133-A and figure Notes 7 and 8.)

6-19-134 – Requirements for Trenching and Backfilling by Customer for 120/240 V Underground Service Laterals Installation in a Trench with only Electric Lines (Non-Joint Trench)

  • 04/10/2015 – Service lateral conduit up to the 90 degree elbow is now furnished and installed by the customer and maintained by PPLEU. (This is shown in Figure 6-19-134-A and figure Notes 6 and 7.)

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List of Changes - Customer Reference Specifications

2014 Changes to CRS's are:

6-10-165 – Requirements for Service to Customer-Owned Street Lighting Systems Served Under Rate Schedule SE

  • 10/31/2014 – Additional Notes were added to Specific Notes: “preferred method for fusing underground served lighting and is the required method for new installation in which two or more lights are served from a single point of delivery where the junction box will not be surrounded by concrete”, on page 88 of 98
    • Addition to Sketch 6-10-165 G a Side View perspective of Zones A - D on page 96 of 98 and
    • Addition of Sketch 6-10-165 H a Front View perspective of Zones A - D on page 97 of 98
  • 01/15/2014 Additional Notes were added to sketches 6-10-165A & B for clarification.

6-19-100 – Customer Low-Voltage Switchboards Service Cable Terminal Compartment Arrangements and Clearances

  • 08/30/2013 General revision and updated to new document format

6-19-133 – Installation of 120/240 Volt Single-Phase Underground Lateral Sharing a Trench with Other Utilities (Joint Trench)

  • 08/30/2013 General revision and updated to new document format. Clarified wording for customer’s requirements and responsibilities. Updated the drawings.

6-19-134 – Requirements for Trenching and Backfilling by Customer for 120/240 V Underground Service Laterals Installation in a Trench with only Electric Lines (Non-Joint Trench)

  • 08/30/2013 General revision and updated to new document format. Clarified wording for customer’s requirements and responsibilities. Updated the drawings.

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List of Changes - Customer Reference Specifications

2012 Changes to CRS's are:

6-09-100 12kV 3-Phase Service – Electronic Controlled Recloser – On Customer Owned Pole

  • 7/25/2012 – Added to Customer Reference Specifications dated 6/25/2008

6-10-165 Outdoor Lighting – Requirements for Service to Customer-Owned Street Lighting Systems Served Under Rate Schedule SE

  • 10/31/11 Sheet 1-16
    • Updated wordings of general notes and updated numbers in Sheets 2 and 3.
    • Updated last paragraph in Sheet 4.
    • Updated sheet numbers in Sheet 5.
    • Updated figure and sheet number in Sheet 6.
    • Updated last paragraph and figures number on Sheet 7.
    • Updated sheet numbers in Sheet 8.
    • Updated figure and sheet number in Sheet 9.
    • Updated diagram label in Sheet 10.
    • Updated diagram label in Sheet 11.
    • Updated diagram clearance in Sheet 12.
    • Updated figure number and updated diagram in Sheet 13.
    • Updated diagram label and dimensions. Updated format in Sheet 15.
    • Updated figures, number and fonts.

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List of Changes - Customer Reference Specifications

2011 Changes to CRS's are:

6-09-194 Overhead Service to Overhead

  • 09/08/11 Sheet 1
    • Made into formal title page, content now starts on Sheet 2.
    • Added statement, specifying CRS 6-09-194 is part of the Rules for Electric Meter and Service Installation (REMSI) Website.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 2
    • Split Note 1 into Note 1 and 2.
    • Re-numbered notes accordingly.
    • Updated new Note 4 - ground wire comes from the lightning arrestor cross arm.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 3
  • Updated Bill of Material to meet current requirements.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 4
    • Updated Bill of Material to meet current requirements.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 5
    • Updated drawing notes to match Bill of Material changes.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 6
  • Updated drawing notes to match Bill of Material changes.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet
    • Metering Compartment Drawing - added references to Note 18 and Note 19.
    • Removed Detail B. Terminal block is to be attached to neutral bar; previously terminal block was attached to the side of the termination compartment.
    • Updated minimum working clear space in front of metering compartment to 9' 0" from 5' 0".

6-09-199 – Installation Instructions For 3-Phase, 4 Wire WYE 7,200/12,470V Service Termination and Metering Compartments in Customer-Owned Switchgear

09/08/11 Sheet 5

Bill of Material item 3 updated.

09/08/11 Sheet 7

Updated drawing - VT's to be mounted on shelf instead of on back of metering compartment.

6-14-121 – Requirements for Trenching and Backfilling by Developer/Customer for Primary and Secondary Installation in a Trench with Only Electric Lines (Non-Joint Trench)

  • 09/08/11 Sheet 1
    • Updated title.
    • Made into formal title page, content now starts on Sheet 2.
    • Added statement, specifying CRS 6-14-121 is part of the Rules for Electric Meter and Service Installation (REMSI) Website.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 2
    • Added reference to CRS 6-15-180.
    • Updated information in Note 2.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 4
    • Added flow-able fill as a select backfill option
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 5
    • Notes expanded to Sheet 5, all pages from this point forward were renumbered accordingly.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 6
    • Updated drawing notes and added more detail on dimensions.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 7
    • Updated drawing for content and clarity.

6-14-122 – Requirements for Trenching and Backfilling by Developer/Customer for Primary and Secondary Installation in a Trench with Electric and/or Gas, Telecommunication Lines (Joint Trench)

  • 09/08/11 Sheet 1
    • Updated title.
    • Made into formal title page, content now starts on Sheet 2.
    • Added statement, specifying CRS 6-14-122 is part of the Rules for Electric Meter and Service Installation (REMSI) Website.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 2
    • Added reference to CRS 6-15-180.
    • Updated information in Note 2.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 4
    • Added flow-able fill s a select backfill option.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 5
    • Notes expanded to Sheet 5, all pages from this point forward were renumbered accordingly.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 6
    • Updated drawing notes and added more detail on dimensions.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 7
    • Updated drawing for content and clarity.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 8
    • Updated drawing for content and clarity.
  • 09/08/11 Sheet 9
    • Updated drawing for content and clarity.

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List of Changes - REMSI RULES - 2018

Rule 5 - 12/11/2018

  • Added last sentence under e. 'Service entrance cable or conductors shall not be concealed.'

Rule 14 - 07/20/2018

  • Removed the eighth row of the Self-Contained Meter Table--Meter: Class 320, Phase: 1, Voltage: 240/480, Service Size: 400A in the Self-Contained Meter Table

Rule 12 - 06/01/2018

  • Added the following wording under f in the second paragraph: with the exception of a pre-approved collar device.
 

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List of Changes - REMSI RULES - 2017

Rule 14 - 12/11/2017

  • Removal of Bolt-in style and 480 voltage self-contained metering.

Rule 5 - 12/8/2017

  • Updated wording under g. Conductor(s) with Higher Voltage to Ground for 3 Phase, 4 Wire, 120/240 Volt Delta Service. In the first paragraph 'instrument transformer cabinet (CT cabinet)' was added. In the second paragraph 'self-contained' was added as well as the last sentence in the paragraph.

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List of Changes - REMSI RULES - 2015

Rule 2 – 5/20/15

  • Removed 120/240V 4-wire delta from “Standard Service Voltages and placed under “Non-Standard Service Voltages”.
  • Removed 480V 3-wire delta from “Standard Service Voltages” and placed under “Non-Standard Service Voltages”.
  • Reworded notes 4 and 5.

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List of Changes - REMSI RULES - 2014

Rule 19 – 12/11/14 – Section B, added list of when an electrical inspection is required.

Rule 15 – 2/27/14 – Section E, Switchgear, changed screen door to height door(s).

Rule 7 – 2/10/14 – Section E, added statement about 175E fusing.

Rule 8 – 2/10/14 – Section A (3), added statement about 175E fusing.

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List of Changes - REMSI RULES - 2013

Rule 2 – 6/26/13 – Under note 4, removed sentence: “Delta served load shall be limited to those loads which can be provided by an open Wye-open delta transformer bank”.

Rule 3 – 6/26/13 – Under section d, added sentence: "Customer owned transformer banks configured as grounded wye primary and closed delta secondary shall not be connected to the PPL EU system without prior approval from PPL EU".

Rule 1 – 3/18/13 – Replaced “h” 2nd paragraph with “The customer pays the fully allocated cost of any primary or secondary facilities needed to serve the additional points of delivery”.

Rule 19 – 3/18/13 – Added to “b” 3rd paragraph 1st sentence “Inspection cut-in cards must be received at the local PPL EU office before any service request job can be scheduled”.

Rule 2 – 2/5/13 – Removed wording from Note 4, “On underground residential distribution services”.

Rule 16 – 2/5/13 – Section F – added conditions for PPL EU to waive the requirement for a termination compartment.

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List of Changes - REMSI RULES - 2012

Rule 2 – 10/11/12 – Revised rule 2c (residential service), requiring approval for voltages above 120/240 and requiring instrument transformers for the higher voltages.

Rule 5 – 10/11/12 – Revised rule 5g, specifying where to connect high leg conductors in instrument transformer cabinets.

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List of Changes - REMSI RULES - 2011

Rule 1 - 7/29/11

  • Edited Rule 1h
  • Added Rule 1i
  • Re-lettered rule accordingly

Rule 2 - 3/4/11

  • Section B added, following sections re-lettered.
  • Sections E and F (Formerly D and E) revised.
  • Note 6 Revised.

Rule 6 - 10/26/11

  • Section B title Updated
  • Section C title Updated, added last two paragraphs detailing rear lot service requirements

Rule 11B - 10/26/11 Section E - added last paragraph detailing rear lot service requirements

Rule 12 - 7/29/11 Added Section j - Grounding

3/4/11 Section f revised.

Rule 13 - 10/26/11

  • Section B - added exception meter height in flood area
  • Section C - added exception indoor location in flood area

Rule 15 - 8/12/11 Updated to include Sketch #8D and Sketch 16 Series

3/4/11 Corrected terminology

Rule 18 - 8/12/11

Updated to include Sketch #8D and Sketch 16 Series

Rule 19 - 10/26/11 Section G added, re-lettered Cut-In Card Documents to Section H

7/29/11

  • Updated Section b
  • Inserted Section c - Inspection Exemption - Ralroad Not Covered in NEC
  • Re-lettered rule accordingly
  • Updated Cut-In-Cards

Rule 25A - Updated wording in 25A(a)(1) to remove requirement of installation and annual maintenance fees on demand pulse contracts.

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List of Changes - Definitions - 2011

10/26/11 Added/revised the following definition:

  • Roadway

3/4/11 Added/revised the following definitions:

  • Current Transformer Mounting Bridge
  • Foreign Energy Source
  • Junction Box
  • Metering Equipment
  • Point of Interconnection
  • Renewable Energy Source
  • Service Termination Compartment

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Approved Metering and Equipment Tables - List of Changes - 2018

11/15 Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters
10/11  Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

07/05

Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

07/02

Automatic Transfer Switches-Open Transition – GE Zenith added series after RTS and added RXS series

07/02

Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

06/29

Automatic Transfer Switches-Open Transition- Added 3ATS, 3ADTS, 03NTS, 3NDTS after Asco 300 series

06/26

Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

06/07

Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

05/01

Approved Switchgear Metering and Termination Compartments - Table 2 - Removed Reference to Square D: 43-0036-203 APPR H and 43-0036-203-AUX D. Replaced Square D Drawing 115EE3600P0H00 Page 2 and Page 1 Rev. 0.

05/01

Approved Switchgear Metering and Termination Compartments – Table 1 - Removed Reference to Square D: 43-0036-202 APPR J and 43-0036-202 AUX F. Replaced Square D Drawing 115EE3600P0H00 Page 2 and Page 1 Rev. 0.

04/13

Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

03/09

Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

02/16

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches - Added Cummins RA Series

01/25

Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

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Approved Metering and Equipment Tables - List of Changes - 2017

12/12

Removal of Metering Types from Approved Meter Service Devices from

Tables 1, 2, 3, 4, 8, and 9 – 600 Amps (CI 480) (Bolt-in metering)

Table 3, 4: Removal of Note 9 – Class 480 Meter Bases

11/16

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches - Added new Automatic Transfer Switches - Closed Transition Make-Before-Break

11/15

Added New List of Manufacturers and Model Numbers to the Solar Inverters

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Approved Metering and Equipment Tables - List of Changes - 2016

08/02

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches – Added Global Power Products – GenerLink (Meter Collar) descriptions for each model number

07/26

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches – Added 071095 (DirectPower Meter Mounted) to Briggs and Stratton.

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches – Added Global Power Products – GenerLink (Meter Collar) MA 23-N, MA23-S, MA24-N, MA24-S

04/22

Added New Equipment Table for 12kV Customer Main Switches

02/21

Added Statement to Approved Connector List for Sketch #49

Distribution Block Connectors when used for Service Drop connections to service entrance conductors shall be covered to avoid inadvertent contact. Except the neutral connection of service cable assemblies may be bare.

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Approved Metering and Equipment Tables - List of Changes - 2015

09/21

Added New Equipment Table for Solar Inverters and Inverter Guide is embedded link for further explanation

09/09

Approved Meter Services Devices – Table 10 – Added ONLY to Table heading for clarity - MOBILE HOME METER PEDESTALS ONLY

05/11

Approved Switchgear Metering and Termination Compartments – Table 2 – Update Square D Termination Compartment drawing # 43-0036-2203 AUX to Rev D

03/02

Approved Switchgear Metering and Termination Compartments - Table 1 – Update Square D Metering Compartment drawing # 43-0036-202 APPR to Rev J

Update Square D Termination Compartment drawing # 43-0036-202 AUX to Rev F

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Approved Metering and Equipment Tables - List of Changes - 2014

05/28

Approved Pad Mounted Metering and Termination Cabinets - Table 1 - Added Manufacturer and new drawing # PPL-2000A-16-3R, Rev. F

Added new Model drawing # PP-S600-16A-480 (3200A), Rev. 01

06/06

Approved Switchgear Metering and Termination Compartments - Table 2 – Updated Square D Switchgear Drawing # 43-0036-203 APPR to Revision H

04/28

Approved Switchgear Metering and Termination Compartments - Table 3 – Updated PowerCon Switchgear Drawing # D-12560 to Revision 1

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Approved Metering and Equipment Tables -List of Changes - 2013

12/10

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches – Added KCS series to Kohler.

11/21

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches – Added Briggs and Stratton.

08/15

Approved Meter Services Devices – Table 5 – Milbank New Approval for ALL 5th Terminal Accessories listed.

07/31

Approved Meter Services Devices – Table 4 – Removed Eaton/Cutler Hammer 1004138A-CH, Durham 1004138A, and Square D 1004138A-SQD. All Not useable for U.G.

05/28

Approved Pad Mounted Metering and Termination Cabinet – Table 3 – Added PPL1215 revision 9 and PULL1215 revision 5.

04/16

Approved Pad Mounted Metering and Termination Cabinet – Table 3 – Added PP-S466 revision 5.

03/20

Approved Pad Mounted Metering and Termination Cabinet – Table 1 – Added PP-S600-16-480 revision 5.

03/04

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches – Added KCP to Kohler

02/20

Approved Pad Mounted Metering and Termination Cabinet – Table 1 – Added manufacturer and new drawing PP-S600-16-480.

01/25

Approved Switchgear Metering & Termination Compartments - Table 3 - Added Federal Pacific as a manufacturer. Added new drawing D38-2228-001

01/17

Approved Automatic Transfer Switches – Added (C) to indicate a change

01/07

Approved Meter Services Devices – Table 1, 2, 3, and 4 – Added Talon (formerly Landis & Gyr) Name Change

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Approved Metering and Equipment Tables-List of Changes - 2012

11/12

Approved Meter Services Devices - Table 5 - Added Talon (formerly Landis & Gyr) New Design (Catalog# UA3B11-0PZA)

Approved Meter Services Devices - Table 7 - Added Siemens WP and WPL Series

Approved Meter Services Devices Table 11 - Added Talon (formerly Landis & Gyr) New Model (Catalog# LG0816B1400RLT) and Siemens New Model (Catalog# MM0202S1200RJB)

06/28

Approved Switchgear Metering & Termination Compartments - Table 3 - Added Park as a manufacturer. Added new drawing PPL-1

Updated Square D Drawings UTL-00000-00001 Issued Revision D.

Updated Square D Drawings UTL-00000-00004 Issued Revision C.

Updated Square D Drawings UTL-00000-00005 Issued Revision C.

Updated Square D Drawings UTL-00000-00007 Issued Revision C.

Updated Square D Drawings UTL-00000-00010 Issued Revision C.

Updated Square D Drawings UTL-00000-00001 Issued Revision C.

Added new drawing to Square D UTL-00000-00013.

06/05

Approved Switchgear Metering & Termination Compartments - Tables 1 & 2 - Issued Revision 14 for Eaton/Cutler Hammer, Drawing # 42C1054.

05/03

Approved Meter Services Devices-Table 9 – Added 400 AMP Catalog # for Cutler Hammer 37MM140R1240 and 37MM240R1240

01/05

Approved Meter Services Devices-Table 11 – Revised Catalog # for Midwest, R-100C with MSBN1A and RS 250C with MSBN1A. Added New Model R-102CB2 with MSBN1A

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List of Changes - 2011 Approved Metering and Equipment Tables

04/13

Approved Meter Services Devices - Table 11 - Added Eaton to name: Eaton/Cutler Hammer. Added New Approvals Catalog #ECP511B Series, and #ECP521B Series

04/20

Approved Switchgear Metering & Termination Compartments - Table 1 - Added Eaton to name: Eaton/Cutler Hammer. Updated Drawing # 42C1054, Sheets 1, 2, Issued Revision 13

04/20

Approved Switchgear Metering & Termination Compartments - Table 2 - Added Eaton to name: Eaton/Cutler Hammer. Updated Drawing # 42C1054, Sheets 1, 2, Issued Revision 13

05/31

Approved Instrument Transformer Cabinets - Table 6 - Added PENN PANEL as a manufacturer. New catalog listing, PPL-724812

08/12

NEW TABLE - Pad Mounted Metering and Termination Compartment Table

08/12

NEW TABLE - Connector Table

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