Vermont Public Service Board

May 2001 Orders and Decisions


ORDER ENTERED MAY 2, 2001

6290  PROCEDURAL ORDER In Re: Investigation into the establishment of guidelines for distributed utility planning by Vermont electric distribution utilities         Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED MAY 3, 2001

5841/5859  ORDER RE: CITIZENS' REQUEST TO MODIFY TERMS OF PROBATION.  Investigation into Citizens Utilities Company re: alleged investment in facilities without proper regulatory approval, and omission of least-cost analysis of such investments AND Investigation into the existing rates of Citizens Utilities Company    Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6107  ORDER APPROVING FINAL SERVICE QUALITY AND RELIABILITY PERFORMANCE, MONITORING AND REPORTING PLAN.  Tariff filing of Green Mountain Power Corporation requesting a 12.9% rate increase, to take effect
June 22, 1998        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6335  ORDER REVISING FILING REQUIREMENT AND SCHEDULE.  Investigation into the proposed firm-transportation service tariff filed by Vermont Gas Systems, Inc., to take effect February 1, 2000  Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6460  ORDER RE: MOTION TO COMPEL.  Tariff filing of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation requesting a 7.6% rate increase, to take effect December 24, 2000       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED MAY 7, 2001

6331  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: ADVANCE NOTICE OF RATE INCREASES FOR INTERSTATE SERVICE.  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

6457  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of VarTec Telecom, Inc. for approval of a transfer of control
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6458  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of New Edge Network, Inc. d/b/a New Edge Networks for approval of a transfer of control     Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED MAY 9, 2001

5836  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Investigation of New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a NYNEX re: Intrastate Services provided on an unregulated basis        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6188  FINAL ORDER DISMISSING PETITION of On Target Utility Services for a determination of excavator's compliance with Vermont's Dig Safe Law and Rules        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6484  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont and Metropolitan Telecommunications of Vermont, Inc. d/b/a MatTel       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

CPG NM-40  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Jaan Laaspere for a certificate of public good for an interconnected net metered electrical power system

CPG NM-41  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Don and Karen Yaggy for a certificate of public good for an interconnected net metered electrical power system



ORDER ENTERED MAY 10, 2001

6491  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for authority to issue First Mortgage Bonds in the amount of $2,750,000        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED MAY 14, 2001

6396  ORDER ON MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION.  Petition of VEPP Inc. for a declaratory ruling regarding the legal authority of the Public Service Board to issue voluntary administrative securitization order relative to qualifying facilities currently holding purchase power contracts under Board Rule 4.100       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6460  ORDER RE: MOTION TO WITHDRAW.  Tariff filing of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation requesting a 7.6% rate increase, to take effect December 24, 2000          Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED MAY 15, 2001

6437  FINAL ORDER RE: INVESTIGATION into Access Charge Flow-through Compliance Obligations of MCI Telecommunications Corporation, and Sprint Communications Company, L.P.    Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6495  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Tariff filing of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. requesting: (1) a 14.8% rate increase in its firm rate, effective April 19, 2001; and (2) approval of a Rate Stabilization Plan
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ORDERS ENTERED MAY 16, 2001

6485  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont and AT&T Wireless Services, Inc.        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6493  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont and Z-Tel Communications, Inc.        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6501  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Topsham Telephone Company, Inc. for approval to finance a system wide facilities upgrade by issuing new debt not to exceed $5,093,350 at interest rates to be set in accordance with U.S.D.A. rules       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

CPG 633-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Total Call International, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 635-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Quick Tel, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 636-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Pac-West Telecomm, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont



ORDER ENTERED MAY 21, 2001

6505  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION into Area Code Relief for the State of Vermont    Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED MAY 29, 2001

5738  FINAL ORDER RE: EXPIRATION DATE In Re:  Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for a declaratory ruling, pursuant to 3 V.S.A. Section 808 and PSB Rule 2.403, to interpret and define terms in General Order
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6465  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE In Re:  Petition of Citizens Utilities Company        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat       Word Perfect   Adobe Acrobat

6488  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE In Re: Petition of Total Tel, Inc.        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat       Word Perfect   Adobe Acrobat

6494  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont and Fuzion Wireless Communications, Inc.        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6498  FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Comm South Companies, Inc., and ARBROS Communications, Inc., for approval of a transfer of control        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

CPG 36  ORDER REVOKING CPG.  Petition of Inntimate Enterprises d/b/a Echo Lake Inn for revocation of its Certificate of Public Good to offer customer-owned, coin-operated telephone service in Ludlow, Vermont

CPG 250  ORDER REVOKING CPG.  Petition of QCC, Inc., for revocation of its Certificate of Public Good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services in the State of Vermont

CPG 362  ORDER REVOKING CPG.  Petition of VoCall Communications Corp., for revocation of its Certificate of Public Good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services in the State of Vermont

CPG 377  ORDER REVOKING CPG.  Petition of SBR, Inc., for revocation of its Certificate of Public Good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services in the State of Vermont

CPG 413  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE In Re: Petition of Comcast Telecommunications, Inc. d/b/a Comcast Long Distance to amend its Certificate of Public Good to reflect a name change

CPG 476  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE In Re: Petition of Williams Communications, Inc., to amend its Certificate of Public Good to reflect a name change

CPG 567  ORDER REVOKING CPG.  Petition of Hotel Connect Management, Inc., for revocation of its Certificate of Public Good to operate as a reseller of telecommunications services in the State of Vermont

CPG 638-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Ciera Network Systems, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG NM-44  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Martine Rothblatt for a certificate of public good for an interconnected net metered electrical power system



ORDER ENTERED MAY 31, 2001

6499  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Investigation into Petition of Department of Public Service for Universal Service Fund Charge for Fiscal Year 2002        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



CONTRACT ENTERED MAY 31, 2001

SC 446  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Village of Swanton, Inc. Electric Department and Vermont Fastener Company, Inc.


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