Vermont Public Service Board

September 2002 Orders and Decisions

ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 4, 2002

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

6053 and 6464  FINAL ORDER RE:  SQRP.  Investigation of Village of Orleans Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6066  ORDER APPROVING PAYMENT OF FUNDS In Re:  Investigation into New England Telephone and Telegraph Company d/b/a Bell Atlantic-Vermont's Implementation of Special Contracts    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6083 and 6472  FINAL ORDER RE:  SQRP.  Investigation of Town of Stowe Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6110 and 6326  FINAL ORDER RE:  SQRP.  Investigation of Village of Northfield Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6142  FINAL ORDER RE:  SQRP.  Investigation of Village of Enosburg Falls Water & Light Department's request for a 9.76% rate increase        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6158 and 6371  FINAL ORDER RE:  SQRP.  Investigation of Village of Lyndonville Electric Department's tariff filings requesting rate increases        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat


ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 6, 2002

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STATUS CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re:  Petition of Theodore G. Hedges & Sons, Inc. d/b/a Crystal Springs Water Company, for approval to borrow up to $600,000 for the general upgrade of its system        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6729  ORDER RE:  SCHEDULING In Re:  Petition of Vermont Department of Public Service for a Board investigation and sanctions against Business Options, Inc. for alleged violation of Vermont statutes and Public Service Board Rules and Orders
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6742  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re:  Petition of Global NAPs, Inc. for Arbitration Pursuant to Section 252(b) of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 to Establish an Interconnection Agreement with Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 11, 2002

6741  PROCEDURAL ORDER In Re:  Investigation Into the Energy Efficiency Charge for the Year 2003       
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ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 12, 2002

5738  ORDER EXTENDING EFFECTIVE DATE.  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 No. 51   
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6107  ORDER APPROVING REMAINING BASELINES IN 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

6120 and 6460  ORDER APPROVING REMAINING BASELINES IN FINAL SERVICE QUALITY AND RELIABILITY PERFORMANCE, MONITORING AND REPORTING PLAN.  Tariff filing of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation requesting a 12.9% rate increase, to take effect July 27, 1998 AND Tariff filing of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation requesting a 7.6% rate increase, to take effect December 24, 2000    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6640  HEARING OFFICER PROPOSAL FOR DECISION AND CLOSING ORDER.  Petition of Lucile Brink vs. the Town of Hardwick Electric Department in re:  dispute concerning the installation of an underground line extension at petitioner's property located in the Town of Greensboro, Vermont, and certain charges and issues relating thereto    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6708  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for a certificate of public good authorizing replacement of a transformer at the substation in Richmond, Vermont
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6718  REPORT AND ORDER EXTENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD UNTIL OCTOBER 31, 2002.  Petition of White Mountain Cablevision for renewal of its Certificate of Public Good for its cable system located in the Towns of Canaan and Lemington, Vermont        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6737  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for a certificate of public good authorizing replacement of certain components at its substation in Hinesburg, Vermont        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6738  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for a certificate of public good authorizing replacement of two transformers at its substation in Johnson, Vermont        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG #NM-66  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Chris and Kathy Palmer for a certificate of public good for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG 708-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Telenational Communications, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont
       
CPG 709-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of 3 U Telecom Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont


CONTRACTS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 12, 2002

SC 581  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Town of Stowe Electric Department and Town of Stowe - Jackson Ice Arena

SC 593  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and G.S. Precision, Inc.


ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 18, 2002

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PROTECTIVE ORDER In Re:  Petition for Investigation of Vermont RSA Limited Partnership and NYNEX Mobile Limited Partnership 1, both d/b/a Verizon Wireless, for Compliance with Vermont Law Regarding Certificates of Public Good and Billing Practices        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6713  FINDINGS AND ORDER GRANTING PETITION of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for approval to issue $3,500,000 in Secured Bonds    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6723  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont, and Excel Telecommunications, Inc., d/b/a Excel        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6724  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont, and United Systems Access, Inc.        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6725  ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont and Teleconex, Inc.        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6726  ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont, and QuantumShift Communications, Inc., f/k/a MVX.Com Communications, Inc.
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6727  ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT NO. 2 TO INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont, and AT&T Wireless Services, Inc.    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6728  ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, and Premiere Network Services, Inc.        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG 710-R  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Associated Network Partners, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 711-R  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Intelcall Communications, Inc. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 712-R  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of KYTEL ONE INC. for a certificate of public good to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont


CONTRACTS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 18, 2002

SC 577 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. and Future Energy Resources Corporation

SC 584 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Gilcris, Inc.

SC 585 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Luzenac America, Inc.

SC 586 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Okemo Mountain, Inc.

SC 587 ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Town of Stowe Electric Department and Mt. Mansfield Company, Inc.


ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 19, 2002

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ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF HEARING.  Investigation into Fourteen Utilities' Provision of Service to Customers Pursuant to Expired Special Contracts or at Special Rates Without Prior Board Approval
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ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 25, 2002

6757  ORDER GRANTING WAIVER.  Petition of Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee, LLC and Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. for a waiver pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 248(k) concerning the emergency installation of a new transformer at its nuclear power plant located in Vernon, Vermont        Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat


ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 30, 2002

6521  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  PROTECTIVE AGREEMENT.  Petitions of The Helicon Group, L.P. d/b/a Charter Communications, for renewal of its Certificates of Public Good for its cable systems located in the Towns of Barnet, Barre (City & Town), Berlin, Bradford, Burke, Cabot, Calais, Chelsea, Concord, Danville, East Montpelier, Groton, Kirby, Lyndon, Marshfield, Newbury, Orange, Peacham, Plainfield, Royalton, Ryegate, Sheffield, St. Johnsbury, Sutton, Tunbridge, Washington, Waterford, Wells River (Village), Wheelock, Williamstown, Woodbury, and Worcester, Vermont
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