Vermont Public Service Board

October 1997 Orders and Decisions



ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 1, 1997

5980 FINAL ORDER CONCLUDING THE BOARD HAS JURISDICTION TO APPROVE DPS' PROPOSED ENERGY EFFICIENCY PLAN. Investigation into the Department of Public Service's proposed Energy Efficiency Plan


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 6, 1997

5983 PROCEDURAL ORDER REQUESTING BRIEFS RE: PRUDENCE. Tariff filing of Green Mountain Power Corporation requesting a 16.715% rate increase, to take effect July 31, 1997


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 7, 1997

5940 FINAL ORDER APPROVING STIPULATION EXCEPT PAYPHONE INCREASE. Tariff filing of New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a NYNEX requesting an increase in the Local Coin Rate for Pay Telephones, effective March 11, 1997 and to be implemented April 1, 1997

5980 ORDER DENYING DPS' REQUEST FOR BOARD PARTICIPATION. Investigation into the Department of Public Service's proposed Energy Efficiency Plan

5981 FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Waitsfield-Fayston Telephone Company, Inc. for authority to borrow $4,000,000 to be used to refinance existing debt and to purchase a Siemens EWSD Switching System

5983 ORDER DELAYING BRIEFING SCHEDULE AND ASKING PARTIES TO RESPOND TO VPIRG'S MOTION TO INTERVENE BY 10/10/97. Tariff filing of Green Mountain Power Corporation requesting a 16.715% rate increase, to take effect July 31, 1997

5987 FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Village of Northfield Electric Department for approval to issue revenue bonds, in a principal amount not to exceed $1.2 Million, for capital improvement projects to its distribution system

5995 FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT APPLICATION of Intellical Operator Services, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good and WorldCom, Inc. for Authority to Transfer Selected Assets

5998 FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITIONS of Sunshine Water Company, Inc. to sell and Rutland Town Fire Diestric No. 9 to purchase that portion of Sunshine's water system known as Mountain View Estates


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 14, 1997

5992 PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM ESTABLISHING SCHEDULE. Petition of U S West Interprise America, Inc. for a certificate of public good to provide intrastate telecommunications services, including local exchange service

5993 PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM ESTABLISHING SCHEDULE. Petition of !nterprise-Hyperion of Vermont Data Communications to amend its Certificate of Public Good to authorize intrastate telecommunications services, including local exchange service

5994 PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM ESTABLISHING SCHEDULE. Petition of Quintelco, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a local and long distance non-facilities based reseller of telephone services in Vermont

5980 ORDER GRANTING DPS' MOTION FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO CONDUCT DISCOVERY. Investigation into the Department of Public Service's proposed Energy Efficiency Plan


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 17, 1997

6012 ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF HEARING. Generic Investigation into the Transition from Regulation to Competition for Public Telephone Services in Vermont


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 22, 1997

5939 ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT TO INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a NYNEX and NYNEX Mobile Limited Partnership 1, Vermont RSA Limited Partnership d/b/a Bell Atlantic NYNEX Movile for Vermont

5948 ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT TO INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a NYNEX and Atlantic Cellular Company, L.P.

5964 ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT TO INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a NYNEX and AT&T Wireless Services, Inc.

6000 PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM ESTABLISHING SCHEDULE AND GRANTING AT&T'S MOTION TO INTERVENE and GRUBER, JONES, MILBERG, DAILEY AND GLASS' MOTIONS TO WAIVE PSB RULE 2.201(C). Petition of New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont for approval of a price regulation plan pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 226b


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 23, 1997

5947 ORDER APPROVING INTERVENTION OF LAURA SNYDER AND REQUESTING PARTIES TO FILE PROPOSED SCHEDULED WITHIN 10 DAYS. Joint Petition of Alpine Haven Water Company, Inc. and Alpine Haven Property Owner's Association, Inc. for approval of the sale of all of the assets of the water company to the property owners


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 24, 1997

5850 ORDER DENYING DPS' MOTIONS TO STRIKE. Petition of Customers of Chalet Village Water System requesting an investigation to determine if the water system comes under Public Service Board Jurisdiction and Petition of Ronald Coldon and Chalet Village Water System, Inc. requesting a certificate of public good and establishment of rates and tariffs

6016 ORDER SUSPENDING RATE DESIGN FILING AND NOTICE OF HEARING. Tariff filing of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. re: proposed rate design changes, the introduction of interruptible and electric generation transportation services, and revisions to its rules and regulatins, to take effect November 1, 1997


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 29, 1997

CPG 281 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of International Telcom Ltd. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 285 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Primus Telcommunications, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 295 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Telec, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 30, 1997

CPG 317 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Discount Network Services, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 327 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of CTN Telephone Network, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 338 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Caprock Communications Corporation, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 343 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of RSL COM U.S.A., Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 348 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Strategic Telecom Systems, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 351 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of All American Telephone, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 354 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Call Plus, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont


ORDER(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 31, 1997

5965 FINAL ORDER APPROVING A 6.5 PERCENT RATE INCREASE EFFECTIVE MAY 12, 1997 AND ORDERING WEC TO REFUND REVENUES IN EXCESS OF 6.5 PERCENT COLLECTED ON OR AFTER MAY 12, 1997. Investigation of Washington Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s tariff filing requesting an 8.33% rate increase, to take effect May 12, 1997

6018 ORDER SUSPENDING TARIFF FILING AND NOTICE OF PREHEARING CONFERENCE. Tariff filing of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation requesting a 6.6% Rate increase, to take effect 11/6/97

6019 ORDER SUSPENDING RATE DESIGN FILING. Tariff filing of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation re: proposed rate design changes, to take effect 11/6/97

CPG 272 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of US WATS, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 298 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Apollo Communications Services, LLC for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 308 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of 360 Long Distance, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 328 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Calls for Less, Inc. d/b/a CfL for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 335 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Global Telephone Corporation for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 336 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of McLeodUSA Telecommunications Services, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 344 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of One Step Billing, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 357 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of Insurance Information Exchange L.L.C. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont

CPG 358 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ISSUED PURSUANT TO 30 V.S.A. 102 AND 231 - GRANTING PETITION of USA Tele Corp. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a Reseller of Telecommunications Services within the state of Vermont


CONTRACT(S) ENTERED OCTOBER 31, 1997

SC 277 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Cersosimo Lumber Company

SC 278 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Ascutney Mountain Resort, Ltd.

SC 283 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Mill River Lumber Ltd.

SC 284 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Killington Wood Products

SC 285 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Luzenac America

SC 286 GAS Special Contract approval between Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. and Nutrena Feeds-Cargill, Inc.

SC 287 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Killington, Ltd.

SC 288 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Woodstock Resort Corporation d/b/a Suicide Six Ski Area

SC 290 GAS Special Contract approval between Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. and Milton Town School District

SC 291 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Stratton Corporation

SC 295 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Citizens Utilities Company and LaBranche Lumber Company

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