Vermont Public Service Board

July 2003 Orders and Decisions


ORDER ENTERED JULY 1, 2003

6845 
SCHEDULING ORDER.  Investigation into the rates, charges, billing practices, and management of Mountain Water Company     Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat   

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 2, 2003

5624 
DISMISSAL ORDER.  Board Investigation into Central Vermont Public Service Corporation's Interpretation of Act 250 Criterion (9)(J) Public Utility Services      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6763  ORDER STAYING SCHEDULE.  Investigation into the use by Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, of creosote-based preservative on new poles      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6841  FINDINGS AND ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. for authority to issue $25,000,000 of First Mortgage Bonds and to mortgage property as security therefor, and to issue up to 3,837 shares of Class C Common Stock at a price of $100 per Share      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6846  FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of KMC Data, LLC, KMC Telecom V, Inc., and KMC Telecom Holdings, Inc., for Approval of a Transfer of Control      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG #NM-78  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Karen and Michael Villanti for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

CPG 470  ORDER REVOKING CPG of CenturyTel Long Distance, Inc. as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

CPG 746-CR  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of GLOBCOM INCORPORATED to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange

CPG 747-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Touchtone Communications Inc. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 748-CM  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Nextel Partners of Upstate New York, Inc., to operate as a provider of commercial mobile radio services in Vermont

CPG 749-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Buyers United Inc. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

ORDER ENTERED JULY 3, 2003

6742 
ORDER EXTENDING STAY AND EFFECTUATING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT.  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 JULY 7, 2003

CPG #NM-79 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Miranda Koggan for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

ORDER ENTERED JULY 8, 2003

6812 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  DISCOVERY DISPUTE.  Petition of Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee, LLC and Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., for a certificate of public good to modify certain generation facilities at the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station in order to increase the Station's generation output      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 9, 2003

CPG #NM-80 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Mount Holly School for an interconnected net metered wind turbine     

CPG 750-CO  REPORT, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of William Ladd, d/b/a Char-Bo Campground to offer customer-owned, pay telephone service in Vermont

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 10, 2003

6270 
ORDER RE:  REVISED COMPLIANCE FILINGS.  Investigation into petition of 14 Vermont electric utilities for alteration, modification and consturction fo power purchase agreements between qualifying facilities and Vemont Electric Power Producers, Inc., and for Amendment of Vermont Public Service Board Rule 4.100   Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6758  OPINION AND ORDER RE:  STIPULATIONS.  Investigation into Fourteen Utilities' Provision of Service to Customers Pursuant to Expired Special Contracts or at Special Rates Without Prior Board Approval   Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6812 
REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION RE: DISCOVERY DISPUTE.  Petition of Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee, LLC and Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., for a certificate of public good to modify certain generation facilities at the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station in order to increase the Station's generation output      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6854  PROCEDURAL ORDER AND NOTICE OF DISCOVERY CONFERENCE.  Investigation into Central Vermont Public Service Corporation's Integrated Resource Plan      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 15, 2003

6698 
ORDER RE: RECONSIDERATION OF PEG ACCESS ENTITY.  Petition of Sherburne Killington Access Television v. Mountain Cable Company d/b/a Adelphia Cable Communications re:  dispute concerning designation of public access entities for the Town of Killington, Vermont         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 16, 2003

6566 
FINAL ORDER RE: RECIPROCAL COMPENSATION.  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

6836  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Investigation into Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, Petition for Waiver of Certain Service Results Measured under the Performance Assurance Plan     Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG 517  ORDER AMENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE.  Petition of KDD America, Inc.

CPG 695  ORDER AMENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE.  Petition of North by NortheastCom LLC

CONTRACTS ENTERED JULY 16, 2003

SC 670 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract approval between Adelphia Business Solutions of Vermont, Inc., d/b/a Telcove and the City of Burlington, Vermont

SC 672  TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract approval between Northfield Telephone Company and Norwich University
ORDERS ENTERED JULY 17, 2003

6792 
ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING JOINT PETITION of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. ("VELCO"), and Citizens Communications Company, d/b/a Citizens Energy Services ("Citizens"), authorizing VELCO to install a 115 kV circuit on Citizen's existing 48 kV, 6.47 mile Irasburg - Mosher's Tap line located in the City of Newport and the Towns of Irasburg and Coventry, Vermont, and to make certain susbstation and line improvements in the Towns of St. Johnsbury, Irasburg, Highgate and St. Albans, Vermont to be known as the Northern Loop Project
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6833  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION AND CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Dalton Hydro, LLC, for a certificate of public good to own and operate certain hydroelectric generating facilties located at the Gilman Dam in the Town of Gilman, Vermont, and for de minimis regulation     
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6838  ORDER DECLINING TO APPROVE INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, and IDT America Corporation              Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat          

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 22, 2003

6763 
REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION ON FINAL STIPULATION In Re:  Investigation into the use by Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, of creosote-based preservative on new poles   Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat
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6843  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc., pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 248(j), authorizing the construction of a pressure-regulation station in the Town of Milton, Vermont
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6850 and 6853  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND ORDER ON MOTIONS.  Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6859  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Jeffersonville Cable TV Corporation for authority to borrow $120,000 from the Merchants Bank to rebuild its cable system      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6866  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF PREHEARING CONFERENCE.  Investigation into Memorandum of Understanding between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Vermont Department of Public Service      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6867  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF PREHEARING CONFERENCE.  Investigation into Memorandum of Understanding between Green Mountain Power Corporation and Vermont Departmnet of Public Service
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ORDERS ENTERED JULY 23, 2003

6290 
ORDER RE:  REQUESTS FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO FILE INTEGRATED RESOURCE PLANS.  Investigation into the establishment of guidelines for distributed utility planning by Vermont electric distribution utilities
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6845  SCHEDULING ORDER.  Investigation into the rates, charges, billing practices and management of Mountain Water Company         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDER ENTERED JULY 25, 2003

CPG # NM-81 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION OF THOMAS R. SIMON for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

CONTRACT ENTERED JULY 29, 2003

SC 376 (amendment) 
ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Agri-Mark, Inc.

ORDER ENTERED JULY 31, 2003

6854 
MEMORANDUM RE:  PROCEDURAL DECISIONS MADE AT DISCOVERY CONFERENCE.  Investigation into Central Vermont Public Service Corporation's Integrated Resource Plan   Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

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