Vermont Public Service Board

February 1997 Orders and Decisions



CONTRACT(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 3, 1997

SC 243 Electric Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Vermont Composites, Inc.

SC 248 Electric Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Eveready Battery Company, Inc.


ORDER(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 4, 1997

5903 SCHEDULING ORDER Investigation into service Quality Standards, Privacy Protections, and other Consumer Safeguards for Retail Telecommunications Service


ORDER(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 6, 1997

5866 SCHEDULING ORDER. Investigation into Petition of Vermont Business Visions, Inc. d/b/a VBV-Online re: Provision by Vermont Telephone Company, Inc. of Intrastate Services on an Unregulated Basis; and Request of VBV-Online for a Temporary Restraining Order


CONTRACT(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 6, 1997

SC 247 Electric Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and H.A. Manosh


ORDER(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 14, 1997

5710 ORDER DISMISSING PETITION AND CLOSING DOCKET. Petition of Stephen Whitaker on behalf of Design Access Network vs. New England Telephone & Telegraph Company (NYNEX) In Re: allegations regarding NYNEX's alleged unwillingness to provide information to petitioner in connection with cost data-base information relatind to 911 services.

CPG 153 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A.  102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION. Petition of International Telemanagement Group, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the State of Vermont

CPG 217 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A.  102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION. Petition of Westinghouse Electric Corporation d/b/a Westinghouse Communications for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the State of Vermont

CPG 259 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A.  102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION. Petition of Innovative Telecom Corporation for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the State of Vermont

CPG 261 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A.  102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION. Petition of TresCom U.S.A., Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the State of Vermont

CPG 304 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A.  102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION. Petition of TelSave Corporation d/b/a Independent Network Services for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the State of Vermont


ORDER(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 18, 1997

5041/5859 PROCEDURAL ORDER ALLOWING LATE SUBMISSION OF THE LASKOW REPORT AND MODIFYING SCHEDULE AND NOTICE OF CONTINUED TECHNICAL HEARINGS. Investigation into Citizens Utilities Company re: alleged investment in facilities withoug proper regulatory approval, and omission of least-cost analysis of such investments AND Investigation into the existing rates of Citizens Utilities Company

5041/5859 PROCEDURAL ORDER ALLOWING AVERY TO FILE AFFIDAVIT IN RESPONSE TO CITIZENS' 1/24/97 TESTIMONY. Investigation into Citizens Utilities Company re: alleged investment in facilities withoug proper regulatory approval, and omission of least-cost analysis of such investments AND Investigation into the existing rates of Citizens Utilities Company


ORDER(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 20, 1997

5670/5670-A WORKSHOP REPORT AND ORDER TO SUBMIT TRUE UP FILINGS AND RATE CHANGES BY 4/4/97 AND NOTICE OF WORKSHOP. Board Investigation in re: Department of Public Service's Petition for a Generic Investigation into Expanded Telephone Local Calling Areas and Board Investigation into Local Service Rate Designs of the Ludlow, Perkinsville, and Topsham Telephone Companies, In Re: EAS Compliance Filings

5936 ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF HEARING. Investigation into Entry of New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a NYNEX into InterLATA Services under Section 271 of the Telecommunications Act of 1996


ORDER(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 24, 1997

5854 PROCEDURAL ORDER DELAYING FILING OF UTILITY MITIGATION PLANS AND REQUESTING COMMENTS ON STRANDED COST FILINGS. Investigation into the Restructuring of the Electric Utility Industry in Vermont

5931 ORDER APPROVING PARTIES' STIPULATION TO MODIFY PRIOR ORDER OF JANUARY 31, 1997. SUPPLEMENTAL CPG ISSUED. Petition of Swanton Village, Inc. Electric Department for a certificate of public good authorizing the construction of a 1.5-mile 48 kV transmission tap and substation for Vermont Fasteners Manufacturers in Swanton, Vermont


ORDER(S) ENTERED FEBRUARY 28, 1997

5900 FINAL ORDER APPROVING MERGER. Joint Petition of New England Telephone & Telegraph Company d/b/a NYNEX, NYNEX Corporation for approval of a merger of a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bell Atlantic Corporation into NYNEX Corporation