Vermont Public Service Board

September 2003 Orders and Decisions


ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 2, 2003

6812 
ORDER RE:  MOTION TO COMPEL.  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

ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 4, 2003

6864 
PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND PROCEDURAL ORDER.  Joint Petition of STC Communications, Inc. and Shoreham Telephone Company, Inc. (Shoreham) for:  (1)  appproval of the acquisition by STC of all outstanding shares of common stock of Shoreham; (2) approval of financing for the acquisition; and (3) issuance of a certificate of public good to Shoreham      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 5, 2003

6812 
ORDER RE:  ENTERGY MOTION TO PREFILE SURREBUTTAL TESTIMONY, NEC MOTION FOR THE BOARD TO HIRE INDEPENDENT EXPERTS, AND CONDUCT OF REBUTTAL HEARINGS In Re:  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

6812  ORDER RE:  MOTION TO RECONSIDER      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG 754-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Phone1, Inc. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG #NM-87  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Kyle Kowalczyk for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 8, 2003

6521 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING MOU AND RENEWED CERTIFCATE OF PUBLIC GOOD.  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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6850 and 6853  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  PROTECTIVE AGREEMENT.  Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6874  REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD REGARDING EXPANDING AND CLARIFYING THE SCOPE OF INVESTIGATION into the Energy Efficiency Charge for the Year 2004
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ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 9, 2003

6828 
FINAL ORDER RE:  RECONSTRUCTION OF WEST DANVILLE DAM.  Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CONTRACTS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 10, 2003

SC 673 
ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between the Town of Stowe Electric Department and the Town of Stowe - Jackson Ice Arena

SC 674  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between the Town of Stowe Electric Department and Mount Mansfield Company, Inc.

SC 675  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between the Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Gilcris, Inc.

SC 676  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between the Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Luzenac America, Inc.

SC 677  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between the Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Okemo Mountain, Inc.

ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 10, 2003

6812 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  SCHEDULE.  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

ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 11, 2003

6875 
PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Petition of Gas-Watt Energy, LLC., requesting:  (1) a certificate of public good authorizing the construction and operation of a gas-fueled electrical generating facility at the Chittenden Solid Waste District Landfill located in Williston, Vermont; (2) that Green Mountain Power Corporation enter into a Power Purchase Agreement; and (3) the determination of ownership of Renewable Energy Credits    Word Perfect   Adobe Acrobat

ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 12, 2003

6255  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  SCHEDULE.  Investigation into the Establishment of Wholesale Service Quality Standards for Providers of Telecommunications Services      Word Perfect   Adobe Acrobat

ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 16, 2003

6831 
ORDER RE:  MOTION TO DISQUALIFY.  Investigation into Service Line Practices of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation      Word Perfect   Adobe Acrobat

6852  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. ("VELCO") to install a Phase Angle Regulator and associated equipment at VELCO's Sand Bar Substation in the Town of Milton, Vermont      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat
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6861  FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Burke Mountain Water Company and Mountain Road Management Company, for approval to transfer water supply and related assets      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6881  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc., of a fuel gross receipts tax rebate under 33 V.S.A. Section 2503(e)      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG 603  ORDER REVOKING CPG of T-Netix Internet Services, Inc., to operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

CPG 756-R    FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of MG LLC to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG #NM-88  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Tawnya and Michael Kiernan for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 17, 2003

6811 
FINAL ORDER CLOSING DOCKET In Re:  Investigation into complaint of Kenneth Schramm vs. Frontiervision Operating Partners, L.P., in re:  public access issues      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6860  ORDER RE:  MOTIONS TO INTERVENE AND MOTION TO WITHDRAW.  Petitions of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. (VELCO) and Green Mountain Power Corporation (GMP) for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing VELCO to construct the so-called Northwest Vermont Reliability Project, said project to include: (1) upgrades at 12 existing VELCO and GMP substations located in Charlotte, Essex, Hartford, New Haven, North Ferrisburg, Poultney, Shelburne, South Burlington, Vergennes, West Rutland, Williamstown, and Williston, Vermont; (2) the construction of a new 345 kV transmission line from West Rutland to New Haven; (3) the reconstruction of a portion of a 34.5 kV and 46 kV transmission line from New Haven to South Burlington; and (4) the reconductoring of a 115 kV transmission line from Williamstown to Barre, Vermont       Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6863  FINAL ORDER APPROVING Hardwick Electric Department's Service Quality & Reliability Performance, Monitoring & Reporting Plan         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CONTRACT ENTERED SEPTEMBER 17, 2003

SC 372 (Amendment) 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract approval between Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont and an individual customer identified under seal

ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 18, 2003

6882 
ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION AND NOTICE OF HEARING.  Investigation into Public Access Line Rates of Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat
ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 25, 2003

CPG #NM-38 
ORDER AMENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP In Re:  Application of Dandelion Acres Garden Center for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-89  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of James Peterson  for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG 752-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Motion Telecom, Inc., to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

ORDER ENTERED SEPTEMBER 29, 2003

6270 
ORDER RE:  REVISED SHELDON SPRINGS DISPATCH AGREEMENT.  Investigation into petition of 14 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
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ORDERS ENTERED SEPTEMBER 30, 2003

6878  FINAL ORDER, CERTIFICATE OF CONSENT, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITIONS of Bolton Valley Water and Sewer Company, Inc. to sell its water system to Catamount/Bolton Water & Sewer, LLC      Order - Word Perfect     Order -  Adobe Acrobat
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6883  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATES OF CONSENT GRANTING JOINT PETITION of Sunshine Water Company, Inc. to sell its two water systems, located in the Lake Bomoseen region, to Indian Point Water System Association, Inc. and Indian Bay Water System Association, Inc.      Order - Word Perfect     Order -  Adobe Acrobat
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6886  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF CONSENT GRANTING JOINT PETITION of Endeavors, Inc., d/b/a Foothills Water Company, to sell, and Jericho Fire District No. 1 to purchase, the Foothills water system, located in Jericho, Vermont      Order - Word Perfect     Order -  Adobe Acrobat
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