Vermont Public Service Board

October 2001 Orders and Decisions


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 1, 2001

6533  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: INTERVENTIONS In Re: Application of Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont for a favorable recommendation to offer interLATA services under 47 U.S.C. 271    Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 3, 2001

6083 and 6472  FINAL ORDER In Re: Investigations of Town of Stowe Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases    Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6120 and 6460  ORDER APPROVING FINAL SERVICE QUALITY AND RELIABILITY PERFORMANCE, MONITORING AND REPORTING PLAN In Re: Tariff filings of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation requesting rate increases    Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6474  FINAL ORDER APPROVING STIPULATION In Re: Investigation into the existing rates of STE/NE Acquisition Corp. d/b/a Northland Telephone Company of Vermont        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 5, 2001

6555  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re: Board Investigation into Load Response Programs for Vermont Electric and Gas Utility Companies Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 11, 2001

6033 and 6327  FINAL ORDER Re:  Investigations of Barton Village, Inc. Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases  Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6053 and 6464  FINAL ORDER Re:  Investigations of Village of Orleans Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6110 and 6326  FINAL ORDER Re:  Investigations of Village of Northfield Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6142  FINAL ORDER Re:  Investigation of Village of Enosburg Falls Electric Light Department's request for rate increase
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6158 and 6371  FINAL ORDER Re: Investigations of Village of Lyndonville Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6462  FINAL ORDER Re: Investigation of Village of Hyde Park Electric Department's tariff filing requesting rate increase
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6564  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF PREHEARING AND WORKSHOP In Re: Investigation into the Energy Efficiency Charge for the Year 2002        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6565  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF HEARING In Re: Board Investigation into Station Service Agreements between Green Mountain Power Corporation and Rygate Associates, Green Mountain Power Corporation and the City of Burlington Electric Department (as agents on behalf of the Joint Owners of the McNeil Generating Station), and the City of Burlington Electric Department and Future Energy Resources Corporation       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

CPG 666-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Gates Communications, Inc. for a CPG to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 667-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of TELECOMEZ Corp. for a CPG to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont



ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 15, 2001

6540  INTRODUCTION AND PROCEDURAL HISTORY re: Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. for a Certificate of General Good for an Amendment of its Articles of Association and for authority to issue Shares of Class C Common Stock          Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 18, 2001

6270  ORDER RE: STIPULATION FOR STAY.  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



ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 22, 2001

6548  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont and 1-800-Reconex, Inc.      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6556  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of PaeTec Communications, Inc. for Approval of an Indirect Transfer of Control      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6558  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Comcast Business Communications, Inc. for Approval of an Indirect Transfer of Control      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6560  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re: Petition of Citizens Communications Company for approval of a fuel gross receipts tax credit under 33 V.S.A. § 2503(e)      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6561  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re: Petition of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for approval of a fuel gross receipts tax credit under 33 V.S.A. § 2503(e)      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6562  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re: Petition of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. for approval of a fuel gross receipts tax credit under 33 V.S.A. § 2503(e)       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6562  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. for approval of a fuel gross receipts tax credit under 33 V.S.A. § 2503(e)    Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 23, 2001

6533  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: INTERVENTION In Re: Application of Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont for a Favorable Recommendation to Offer InterLATA Services Under 47 U.S.C. 271      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 24, 2001

6571  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Citizens Communications Company for Authorization and Approval to Issue Securities      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6572  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Citizens Communications Company for Authorization and Approval to Guarantee Certain Obligations of a Subsidiary        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 25, 2001

6564  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM, SCHEDULING ORDER, AND NOTICE OF HEARING In Re: Investigation into the Energy Efficiency Charge for the Year 2002        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6575  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF HEARING In Re: Investigation of Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department's tariff filing requesting a 10.86% rate increase, to take effect November 1, 2001
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6576  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF HEARING In Re: Investigation into the Existing Rates of Ludlow Telephone Company, Northfield Telephone Company, and Perkinsville Telephone Company      Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 26, 2001

6545  ORDER RE: SCHEDULE AND INTERVENTION In Re: Investigation into General Order No. 45 Notice filed by Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corporation re: proposed sale of Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station to Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee, LLC, and related transactions          Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat



ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 30, 2001

6415  STATUS CONFERENCE REPORT In Re:  Petitions of:   (1) Gleb Glinka, Chapter 7 Trustee in Bankruptcy of Vermont Electric Generation & Transmission Cooperative, Inc. to transfer a hydroelectric generation facility located in Hartland, Vermont;  (2) North Hartland, LLC for a certificate of public good to own and operate the North Hartland Hydroelectric Plant; and (3) North Hartland, LLC for approval of an Interconnection Agreement between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and North Hartland, LLC            Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6564  MODIFIED SCHEDULING ORDER In Re: Investigation into the Energy Efficiency Charge for Year 2002
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ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 31, 2001

6530  ORDER GRANTING EXTENSION In Re: Investigation into State Certification of Compliance by Nine Rural Telephone Companies with Subsection 254(e) of the Telecommunications Act of 1996     Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6557  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF CONSENT GRANTING JOINT PETITION of Covista Communications, Inc. and Capsule Communications, Inc. for approval of a Merger and Transfer of Control    Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat
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6561  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for approval of a fuel gross receipts tax rebate under 33 V.S.A. Section 2503(e)        Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6565  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re:  Board Investigation into Station Service Agreements between Green Mountain Power Corporation and Ryegate Associates, Green Mountain Power Corporation and the City of Burlington Electric Department (as agents on behalf of the Joint Owners of the McNeil Generating Station), and the City of Burlington Electric Department and Future Energy Resources Corporation       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6566  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re:  Petition of Adelphia Business Solutions of Vermont, Inc., and Adelphia Business Solutions, Inc., for an Interpretation and Enforcement of Interconnection Agreements with Verizon New England, Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

6570  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Country Estates Water Company to transfer stock to Steven and Wendy Smith       Word Perfect    Adobe Acrobat

CPG 668-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of 1 Com, Inc. for a CPG to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 669-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of TalkNow, Inc.  for a CPG to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont


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