Vermont Public Service Board

September 1999 Orders and Decisions
 

ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 1, 1999

CPG 395 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Corporate Calling Services, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the state of Vermont     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

CPG 496 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Ozark Telecom, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the state of Vermont     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

CPG 497 REPORT, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Crescent Public Communications, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to offer customer-owned, coin-operated telephone service in Vermont     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

CPG 500 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of TransNet Connect, Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the state of Vermont     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

5934 PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  SCHEDULE.  Petition of Northern New England Gas Corporation as an agent for Hydro-Quebec for such approval as may be required of Hydro-Quebec's acquisition of a controlling interest in entities that own Northern New England Gas Corporation     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6201 ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Citizens Utilities Company ("CUC") for disclaimer of jurisdiction over corporate restructuring, or in the alternative, for approval of restructuring in re:  separation of CUC into two businesses
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6209 ORDER ON THE VERMONT ENHANCED 9-1-1 BOARD'S MOTION TO INTERVENE.  Investigation into the acquisition and use of central office codes by local exchange carriers in Vermont     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6234 FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of DSLnet Communications, LLC for a certificate of public good to operate as a local and long distance provider of telecommunications services in Vermont     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6248 ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petitions of Green Mountain Power Corporation and Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for board review and determination in re:  Vermont Department of Public Service notification of intention to retain services and allocate costs     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6267 PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Petition of New England Power Company, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 109, to merge with Montaup Electric Company    Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 3, 1999

6101 PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  PROTECTIVE AGREEMENT.  Petitions for renewal of Certificates of Public Good held by Mountain Cable Company and Better TV, Inc. of Bennington, both d/b/a Adelphia Cable Communications
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6101 and 6223 PROCEDURAL ORDER AND NOTICE OF STATUS CONFERENCE.  Petitions for renewal of Certificates of Public Good held by Mountain Cable Company and Better TV, Inc. of Bennington, both d/b/a Adelphia Cable Communications AND Motion of Vermont Department of Public Service for a show cause hearing re:  non-compliance by Mountain Cable Company d/b/a Adelphia Cable Communications of Stipulation and Board Order     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6270 ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF PREHEARING CONFERENCE.  Investigation into petition of 18 Vermont electric utilities for alteration, modification and construction of power purchase agreements between qualifying facilities and Vermont Electric Power Producers, Inc., and for amendment of Vermont Public Service Board
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ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 7, 1999

6107 ORDER RE:  EXTENSION OF STAY OF PROCEEDING  AND TEMPORARY RATES.  Petition of Green Mountain Power Corporation requesting a 12.9% rate increase, to take effect June 22, 1998     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 8, 1999

5740 ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Investigation into tariff filing of Quechee Water Company, Inc. in re:  24.1% increase in rates, which took effect May 15, 1994     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

5783 ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Investigation into petition of the Department of Public Service for revocation of the certificate of public good held by Quechee Water Company, Inc.     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

5996 ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Transitional, Non-Profit Quechee Service Company, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a sewage utility     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6101 and 6223 PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  NOTICE OF APPEARANCE.  Petitions for renewal of certificates of public good held by Mountain Cable Company and Better TV, Inc. of Bennington, both d/b/a Adelphia Cable Communications AND Motion of Vermont Department of Public Service for a show cause hearing re:  non-compliance by Mountain Cable Company d/b/a Adelphia Cable Communications of stipulation and board order     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6181 ORDER AND NOTICE OF HEARING.  Investigation into the use of a Net Metering System for the purchase and sale of electricity from small electrical generating systems to and from electric companies     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6183 ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of trustee in bankruptcy of Quechee Service Company Inc. and Quechee Water Company, Inc. for approval of sale of assets    Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

CPG 416 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Shared Communications Services, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the state of Vermont

CPG 471 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of the Free Network, L.L.C. for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the state of Vermont

CPG 485 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Cable & Wireless Global Markets, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the state of Vermont

CPG 488 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Promise-Net International, Ltd. for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the state of Vermont



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 9, 1999

6268 PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Petition of Town of Hardwick Electric Department for approval to borrow up to $585,000 for repairs to the Mackville Dam and the Wolcott generating plant   Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 13, 1999

5270-CUC-3 ORDER RE:  MOTION TO ALTER OR AMEND.  Investigation into least-cost investments, energy efficiency, conservation and management of demand for energy in re:  Citizen's Integrated Resource Plan Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6150 FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Bell Atlantic Corporation and GTE Corporation for approval of agreement and plan of merger     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 14, 1999

6252 ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO INTERVENE.  Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. for a certificate of public good to install a Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS) device and reconfigure certain components at its Essex substation located in the Town of Williston, Vermont, for the purpose of reinforcing the transmission system
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CONTRACT ENTERED SEPTEMBER 15, 1999

SC 368 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Town of Stowe Electric Department and Town of of Stowe - Jackson Ice Arena



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 16, 1999

6259 PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  In Re:  resale agreement between New England Telephone and Telegraph  Company d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont and EZ Talk Communications, LLC     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat



CONTRACT ENTERED SEPTEMBER 16, 1999

SC 370 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Okemo Mountain Inc.



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 17, 1999

CPG # NM-6  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of John Barkhausen for a certificate of public good for an interconnected net metered electrical power system



CONTRACTS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 20, 1999

SC 372 TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract approval between New England Telephone & Telegraph Co., d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont and an individual customer identified under seal

SC 373 TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract approval between New England Telephone & Telegraph Co., d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont and an individual customer identified under seal

SC 374 TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract approval between New England Telephone & Telegraph Co., d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont and an individual customer identified under seal



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 21, 1999

5496 BOARD REPORT AND ORDER OPENING THIRD PHASE OF INVESTIGATION.  Board investigation into electric distribution line extension policies for the purpose of developing Board rules related to line of extensions
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ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 22, 1999

6249 FINAL ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT.  Interconnection Agreement between New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont and Metromedia Fiber Network Services, Inc.
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6250 FINAL ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT.  Interconnection Agreement between New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont and Vitts Networks, Inc.
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6257 FINAL ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT.  Interconnection Agreement between New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont and RNK, Inc. d/b/a RNK Telecom
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6258 FINAL ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT.  Interconnection Agreement between New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont and AT & T Communications of New England, Inc.
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6261 FINDINGS AND ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION for authority for Comm South Companies, Inc. to acquire control of Topp Telecom, Inc. Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6262 FINDINGS AND ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION for authority for Washoe Technology Corporation to acquire control of Common Concerns, Inc. Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6265 FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF CONSENT APPROVING PETITION of Rocky Ridge Development Water Corporation to allow conveyance of all assets to the St. George Fire District No. 1
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ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 23, 1999

CPG 493 REPORT, FINDINGS, ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Convergent Communications Services, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services within the State of Vermont



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 24, 1999

6101/6223 SECOND PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: MOTIONS AND SCHEDULE OF WITNESSES.  Petitions for renewal of certificates of public good held by Mountain Cable Company and Better TV, Inc. of Bennington, both d/b/a Adelphia Cable Communications AND Motion of Vermont Department of Public Service for a show cause hearing re: non-compliance by Mountain Cable Company d/b/a Adelphia Cable Communications of stipulation and board order
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6268 FINDINGS AND ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Town of Hardwick Electric Department for approval to borrow up to $585,000 for repairs to the Mackville Dam and the Wolcott generating plant     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 28, 1999

5903 ORDER RE:  MOTIONS FOR RECONSIDERATION.  Investigation into service quality standards, privacy protections, and other consumer safeguards for retail telecommunications service  Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6270 PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: MOTION TO COMPEL AND FOR STAY AND NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT.  Investigation into petition of 16 Vermont electric utilities for alteration, modification and construction of power purchase agreements between qualifying facilities and Vermont Electric Power Producers, Inc., and f or amendment of Vermont Public Service Board Rule 4.100     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat



ORDER ISSUED SEPTEMBER 29, 1999

6180 ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of EHV-Wiedmann Industries, Inc. for a declaratory ruling for confirmation of its right to select electric service from the Village of Lyndonville Electric Department rather than from its current provider, Central Vermont Public Service Corporation     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 30, 1999

5822 ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Investigation into Village of Northfield Electric Department's Integrated Resource Plan filed on May 5, 1995     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

5980 FINAL ORDER IN PHASE II.  Investigation into the Department of Public Service's proposed Energy Efficiency Plan Re: Phase II     Word Perfect  Adobe Acrobat

6290 ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF PREHEARING CONFERENCE.  Investigation into the establishment of guidelines for distributed utility planning by Vermont electric distribution utilitiesWord Perfect  Adobe Acrobat


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