What are the options for returning losses?

  • Concurrent (In-Kind): Customers that choose Concurrent In-Kind Loss Return Service must schedule their Loss Return e-Tag(s) to flow on the same hour of the transmission service that incurred the BPA calculated / posted Loss Obligation. (Starting 10/02/2023)

  • Slice (In-Kind): Customers with a Regional Dialogue Slice/Block power sales agreement may return Real Power Losses by adjusting the Customer’s Slice Right to Power.

  • Financial Only: Contractual Agreement with BPA Power Marketing to purchase transmission losses from BPA Power Services.
    For additional information, see the Power Services Transmission Losses Product page.