Vermont Public Service Board

February 2004 Orders and Decisions


ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 3, 2004

6919 
FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLC GOOD GRANTING JOINT PETITION of ST Long Distance, Inc. and UI Long Distance, Inc. for Approval of a Transfer of Control and Related Transactions   
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CPG 427 
ORDER REVOKING Certificate of Public Good of Big Planet, Inc., to operate as a telecommunications provider in the State of Vermont

CPG 568  ORDER REVOKING Certificate of Public Good of LD Exchange.com, Inc., to operate as a telecommunications provider in the State of Vermont

CPG 580  ORDER REVOKING Certificate of Public Good of Supra Telecommunications & Information Systems, Inc., to operate as a telecommunications provider in the State of Vermont

CPG 613  ORDER REVOKING Certificate of Public Good of Touch America, Inc., to operate as a telecommunications provider in the State of Vermont

CPG 773-R  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of R2C Communications, Inc. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 4, 2004

6832 
FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING JOINT PETITION of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., authorizing the installation, construction and relocation of transmission lines located in Bennington, Vermont, to accommodate the construction of the northeast quadrant of the Bennington Bypass by the Vermont Agency of Transportation   Order - Word Perfect     Order - Adobe Acrobat
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6867 and SPECIAL CONTRACT #691  ORDER RE:  IBM MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION in re:  Investigation into Memorandum of Understanding between Green Mountain Power Corporation and Vermont Department of Public Service and 2004-2006 Economic Development Agreement Between Green Mountain Power Corporation and International Business Machines Corporation      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6918  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF CONSENT APPROVING PETITION of Green Mountain Power Corporation pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 104 to Amend its Articles of Association   Order - Word Perfect  Order - Adobe Acrobat             COC - Word Perfect     COC - Adobe Acrobat

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 5, 2004

6860 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  SCHEDULE AND NOTICE OF STATUS CONFERENCE scheduled for February 9, 2004, at 2:00 P.M., at the Public Service Board Hearing Room, Third Floor, Chittenden Bank Building, 112 State Street, Montpelier, VT - before Kurt Janson, Esq.      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6896  SCHEDULING ORDER.  Investigation into Washington Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s Integrated Resource Plan
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ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 9, 2004

6908, 6909, 6910 
PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Petitions of The Housing Foundation, Inc. for Certificates of Public Good to own and operate water systems serving the Coburns Mobile Home Park in Clarendon, Vermont; the Mountain View Mobile Home Park in Hinesburg, Vermont; and the Riverside Mobile Home Park in Woodstock, Vermont      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6911  ORDER RE:  MOTION TO INTERVENE OF FAIRWIND VERMONT.  Petition of EMDC, LLC, d/b/a East Haven Windfarm, for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 231 and 248, authorizing it to construct and operate a 6 MW wind electric generation facility, and associated transmission and interconnection facilities, in East Haven, Vermont
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ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 11, 2004

6864 
ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Joint Petition of STC Communications, Inc. and Shoreham Telephone Company, Inc. for:  (1) approval 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

6893  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Town of Hardwick Electric Department for approval to issue long-term debt in an amount up to $1,400,000 in order to consolidate debt used for system upgrades   Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 13, 2004

6828 
SCHEDULING ORDER.  Petition of Green Mountain Power Corporation for authorization to make alteration to the West Danville Dam located at the outlet of Joe's Pond in West Danville, Vermont   Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6914  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Investigation into the Existing Rates of Shoreham Telephone Company, Inc.         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat
ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 17, 2004

6913 
PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Investigation into the City of Burlington Electric Department's tariff filing requesting a 7.19% rate increase, to take effect January 3, 2004      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG #NM-102  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Erin Talmage for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 18, 2004

6905 
PROCEDURAL ORDER.  Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation seeking Board orders in connection with the Comprehensive Settlement Agreement relating to § 401 certification of the Lamoille River Hydroelectric Project, FERC No. 2205, as it relates to the decommissioning of the Peterson generating station located in the Town of Milton, Vermont
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CPG #NM-103  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PULIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Niko Horster for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDER ENTERED FEBRUARY 19, 2004

6860 
ORDER RE:  CERTIFICATION OF INDIVIDUAL NOTICE.  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

CONTRACT ENTERED FEBRUARY 19, 2004

SC 703 
ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Moore Wallace, Inc.

ORDER ENTERED FEBRUARY 20, 2004

CPG NM-101 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Clark Hinsdale for an interconnected net metered farm system

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 25, 2004

5934 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION AND CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Northern New England Gas Corporation as an agent for Hydro-Quebec for such approval as may be required of Hydro-Quebec's acquisition of a controlling interest in entities that own Northern New England Gas Corporation      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6860  ORDER RE:  INTERVENTION OF GARY LANGE AND MARTHA REDPATH AND MEACH COVE REAL ESTATE TRUST.  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

6860  ORDER RE:  MOTIONS TO CONTINUE.  Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDER ENTERED FEBRUARY 26, 2004

6828 
SUPPLEMENTAL ORDER.  Investigation into Possible Alterations at Green Mountain Power Corporation's West Danville Dam         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

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