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Quarterly Allocation Reductions

MPP (or computational) repositories that haven't used (charged) significant amounts of time are adjusted at certain times during the year by transferring a part of the unused balance to the corresponding DOE Office reserve.

Allocation Year 2015

The following schedule will be used for allocation year 2015 (which runs 13 January 2015 through 11 January 2016).

On April 15:

  • If charged usage is less than 10% remove 25% of the unused balance.

On July 15:

  • If charged usage is less than 20% remove 25% of the unused balance.
  • If charged usage is less than 5% remove 50% of the unused balance.

On October 14:

  • If charged usage is less than 40% remove 25% of the unused balance.
  • If charged usage is less than 20% remove 75% of the unused balance.
  • If charged usage is less than 10% remove 90% of the unused balance.

On November 18:

  • If no charged usage, close the repo and transfer balance to the reserve.