Vermont Public Service Board

October 2004 Orders and Decisions


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 1, 2004

6828 
ORDER RE:  SPILLWAY CREST ELEVATION.  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

6959  ORDER RE:  MOTION TO CLARIFY SCOPE OF PROCEEDING AND MOTION TO COMPEL.  Investigation into a Successor Incentive Regulation Plan for Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont
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ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 6, 2004

6608 
FINAL ORDER Re:  Investigation into tariff filing of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. re:  proposed Pole Attachment Tariff      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

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

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

6860  ORDER RE:  REQUEST TO TAKE ADMINISTRATIVE NOTICE OF § 202(f) DETERMINATION
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6933 
ORDER MODIFYING REPORTING REQUIREMENT.  Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for approval of a Voluntary Renewable Pricing Program pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 8003      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6995  EXTENSION OF EFFECTIVE PERIOD OF CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD HELD BY NORTH COUNTRY CABLE, INC.         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6996 
EXTENSION OF EFFECTIVE PERIOD OF CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD HELD BY OPTICABLE, INC.
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7001  FINAL ORDER In Re:  Petition of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. for approval of a fuel gross receipts tax rebate under 33 V.S.A. Section 2503(e)         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG #NM-139 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of William Maclay Architects and Planners, P.C., for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG 182  ORDER AMENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE of eMeritus Communications, Inc.

CPG 783-R 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Telecom Management, Inc. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 785-CR  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of American Fiber Network, Inc. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange

CONTRACTS ENTERED OCTOBER 6, 2004

SC 728 
ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Bromley Operating Limited Partnership - Bromley Mountain Resort

SC 729  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Stratton Corporation - Winhall Pump Delivery Point

SC 730  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Stratton Corporation - Main Delivery Point

ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 7, 2004

6959 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  SCHEDULE.  Investigation into a Successor Incentive Regulation Plan for Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6959  ORDER ON SCOPE OF PROCEEDING.  Investigation into a Successor Incentive Regulation Plan for Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 8, 2004

6860 
ORDER RE:  MOTION TO STRIKE TESTIMONY OF ROBERT BLOHM.    Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6786  AMENDED ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re:  Petition of Catamount Energy Corporation
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ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 13, 2004

6905 
SCHEDULING ORDER In Re:  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         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 14, 2004

6976 
PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Petition of Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee, LLC for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 248(j), authorizing the construction of parking lots totaling 991 spaces and related access road and security lighting, along with minor improvements to an existing parking area by the so-called Governor Hunt House, other miscellaneous parking and roadway improvements and the relocation of a certain portion of the proposed security barrier system, on the site of its electric generation station in the Town of Vernon, Vermont   Word Perfect
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ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 15, 2004

6987 
ORDER APPROVING METHODOLOGY In Re:  Investigation Into the Energy Efficiency Charge for the Year 2005
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ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 18, 2004

6994 
FINDINGS AND ORDER GRANTING JOINT PETITION of Richard Hazen, d/b/a Allen Point Water System, and Allen Point Water Company for approval to sell the assets of Allen Point Water System to Allen Point Water Company
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6997 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Gores Portfolio Holdings, Inc., and Global Tel*Link Corporation, for approval of a transfer of control      Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

7007 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of XO Long Distance Services, Inc., and XO Communications Services, Inc., for approval of a merger and related transactions         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

7008 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Network US, Inc., d/b/a CA Affinity, and Motion Telecom, Inc., for approval of a sale of assets         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

7009 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Operator Service Company, and Onslow Holdings, LLC, for approval of a transfer of control         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

7011 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of PhoneTel Technologies, Inc., for approval of an indirect transfer of control            Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG # NM-146
  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Mark Gosselin for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG 786-CMRS  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of NECC Telecom, Inc. to operate as a provider of commercial mobile radio services in Vermont

ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 19, 2004

CPG # NM-147 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of James von Moltke for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 21, 2004

6659-6665 and 6699-6700 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING STIPULATION.  Investigation into tariff filings of Vermont Telephone Company, Inc., Waitsfield-Fayston Telephone Company, Inc., d/b/a  Champlain Valley Telecom and d/b/a Waitsfield Telecom, Topsham Telephone Company, Inc., STE/NE Acquisition Corp., d/b/a FairPoint New England and d/b/a Northland Telephone Company of Vermont, Ludlow Telephone Company, Northfield Telephone Company, Perkinsville Telephone Company, Franklin Telephone Company, and Shoreham Telephone Company, Inc. re:  Pole Attachment Tariffs
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6860  ORDER RE:  REQUEST FOR RECONSIDERATION.     Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6925  ORDER RE: WASHINGTON ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE'S MOTION TO ALLOW LIMITED CONSTRUCTION PRIOR TO RECEIPT OF THE NECESSARY ACT 250 PERMIT.  Joint Petition by Washington Electric Cooperative ("WEC"), Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. ("VELCO"), Citizens Communications Company ("CZN"), and Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. ("VEC") for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing:  (1) WEC to construct an electric generation station in Coventry, Vermont; (2) WEC and VELCO to make improvements to the Irasburg substation; and (3) WEC, VEC and CZN to construct 46 kV transmission lines in Coventry and Irasburg, Vermont, including provisions for distribution system construction by CZN and VEC   Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

6986  FINAL ORDER In Re:  Investigation of Village of Morrisville Water & Light Department's tariff filing requesting an 11.33% rate increase, to take effect August 1, 2004         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

7006  ORDER APPROVING RESALE AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon-Vermont, and DSCI Corporation         Word Perfect     Adobe Acrobat

CPG #NM-142  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of NRG Systems, Inc., for an interconnected net metered wind turbine        

ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 26, 2004

7000 
PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for authority to condemn an easement right in property owned by Elizabeth McCraig Ekwall, located in the Town of Middletown Springs, Vermont, for the purpose of providing electric service to property owned by Glen and Cheri Gourlay
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