Vermont Public Service Board

September 2000 Orders and Decisions


CONTRACTS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 1, 2000

SC 412  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Town of Stowe Electric Department and the Town of Stowe - Jackson Ice Arena

SC 413  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between the Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Okemo Mountain, Inc.

SC 414 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between the Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Gilcris, Inc.



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 6, 2000

6331  FIFTH PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: SCHEDULING.  Petition of the Department of Public Service for investigation of and sanctions against MCI WorldCom, Inc. under 30 V.S.A. § 30 for violation of Public Service Board Rules and Orders, and 30 V.S.A. § 208a   Word Perfect      Adobe Acrobat

6349  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Joint Petition of MCI WorldCom, Inc. and Sprint Corporation for approval to transfer control of Sprint Corporation's Vermont Operating Subsidiaries to MCI Worldcom, Inc.    Word Perfect      Adobe Acrobat

CPG NM-25  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re: Petition of Tom Halnon requesting a certificate of public good for an interconnected net metered wind-generated electrical power system located on petitioner's property on North Branch Road in East Middlebury, Vermont   Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG NM-28  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of the University of Vermont for a certificate of public good for an interconnected net metered electrical power system

CPG 512-CR  ORDER AMENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD ("CPG") TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE AND AMENDED CPG GRANTING PETITION of FairPoint Communications Corp. to amend its certificate of public to reflect a name change to FairPoint Communications Solutions Corp.

CPG 574-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of PT-1 Counsel Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 576-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of eVulkan, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 577-CR  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of IPVoice Communications, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange

CPG 582-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Uni-Tel Communications Group, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 583-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of LCR Telecommunications, LLC for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 598-CO  REPORT, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Veterans of Foreign Wars - Addison County Post #7823 for a certificate of public good to offer customer-owned, coin-operated telephone service in Vermont



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 7, 2000

6107  ORDER RE: SCHEDULE.  Tariff filing of Green Mountain Power Corporation requesting a 12.9% rate increase, to take effect June 22, 1998    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6300  ORDER AND ATTACHMENTS RE: BOARD NOTICE OF SALE OF MILLSTONE NUCLEAR STATION.  Investigation into General Order No. 45 Notice filed by Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corporation re: proposed sale of Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station and related transactions
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ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 11, 2000

6417  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF HEARING.  Investigation into the existing rates of Waitsfield-Fayston Telephone Company, Inc.     Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 13, 2000

6413  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Tariff filing of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. requesting a 15.6% rate increase in its firm rate, effective September 1, 2000    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 19, 2000

6209  WORKSHOP AND STATUS CONFERENCE REPORT AND NOTICE OF STATUS CONFERENCE.  Investigation into the Acquisition and Use of Central Office Codes by Local Exchange Carriers in Vermont  Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 21, 2000

5900  CLOSING ORDER.  Joint Petition of New England Telephone & Telegraph Company d/b/a NYNEX, NYNEX Corporation, and Bell Atlantic Corporation for approval of a merger of a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bell Atlantic Corporation into NYNEX Corporation    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6101 and 6223  ORDER RE: BURLINGTON ELDERLY AND DISABLED DISCOUNT.  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

6101 and 6223  ORDER RE: COUNTING OF BUSINESS UNITS.  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

6332  ORDER RE: RATE INCREASE PURSUANT TO MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING.  Tariff Filing of Citizens Utilities Company requesting a rate increase in the amount of 10.48%, to take effect January 14, 2000
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6370  FINAL ORDER RE: RATE INCREASE.  Tariff filing of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. requesting a 7.6% increase in its firm rate to take effect April 15, 2000    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6409  FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Single Billing Services, Inc. d/b/a Asian American Association and New Global Telecom, Inc. for approval of a transfer of control     Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6429  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF WORKSHOP AND PREHEARING.  Investigation into the Energy Efficiency Charge for Year 2001        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG 403  ORDER REVOKING CPG.  Petition of Telecom Resources, Inc. for revocation of its Certificates of Public Good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services in the State of Vermont

CPG 575-CR  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Evolution Networks North, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange

CPG 586-CR  FINDINGS,  ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Premiere Network Services, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including to the local exchange

CPG 587-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of NewSouth Communications Corp. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 588-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Cybertel, Communications Corp. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 589-CR  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Metropolitan Telecommunications of Vermont, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange

CPG 590-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of WorkNet Communications, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 591-CR  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Telera Communications, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange

CPG 592-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Go Solo Technologies, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 596-CO  REPORT, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Alpha Tel-Com, Inc. for a certificate of public good to offer customer-owned, coin-operated telephone service in Vermont



CONTRACTS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 21, 2000

SC 415  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Town of Stowe Electric Department and Mt. Mansfield Company, Inc.

SC 417  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Green Mountain Power Corporation and AstenJohnson



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 22, 2000

5947  ORDER RE: § 108.  Petitions of Alpine Haven Water Company, Inc. and AHA Water Cooperative, Inc., for approval of the sale of all of the assets of the Water Company to the Cooperative Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

5980  ORDER RE: APPROVAL OF CITY OF BURLINGTON ELECTRIC DEPARTMENT'S PROPOSAL TO IMPLEMENT CORE PROGRAMS WITHIN ITS SERVICE TERRITORY.  Investigation into the Department of Public Service's Proposed Energy Efficiency Plan re: City of Burlington Electric Department's Proposal to implement core programs within its service territory    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6101 and 6223  ORDER RE: LAKE CHAMPLAIN CABLE RATES.  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

6121  FINAL ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of CTC Communications Corp. ("CTC") vs. New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont ("BAVT") in re: alleged violation of the resale agreement, approved by the Board on March 18, 1998, between BAVT and CTC Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6270  PROCEDURAL ORDER AND NOTICE TO CHARTER ONE BANK, SUCCESSOR TO MARBLE BANK.  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 for Amendment of Vermont Public Service Board Rule 4.100 Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6270  ORDER RE: MOTIONS TO INTERVENE.  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 for Amendment of Vermont Public Service Board Rule 4.100    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG 578-CR  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Global TeleLink Services, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange



ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 26, 2000

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

CPG NM-25  ORDER RE: OBJECTION TO ISSUANCE OF CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD AND REQUEST FOR HEARING RESCHEDULING.  In Re:  Petition of Tom Halnon requesting a certificate of public good for an interconnected net metered wind-generated electrical power system located on petitoner's property on North Branch Road in East Middlebury, Vermont     Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 29, 2000

6101 and 6223  SECOND ORDER RE: BURLINGTON ELDERLY AND DISABLED DISCOUNT.  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

6412  Petition of the Department of Public Sevice for approval of proposed amendment to program standards and a contract to administer the program application process and distribution of benefits for the Vermont Telecommunications Equipment Distribution Program    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6428  FINAL ORDER GRANTING PETITION of National Mobile Communications, Corp. for approval of a transfer of control to Sovernet, Inc.        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat


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