Vermont Public Service Board

August 2005 Orders and Decisions


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 2, 2005

7054  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER.  Petition of Five Ratepayers of the Berlin Water Company requesting an investigation into the rates and charges of the Company  WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7076  SCHEDULING ORDER.  Petition of North Hartland, LLC for interim authority to operate its North Hartland hydroelectric facility, and approval of proposed interconnection and power purchase agreements      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 5, 2005

7067 
ORDER RE:  KINGDOM COMMONS GROUP MOTION TO INTERVENE.  Petition of the Village of Lyndonville Electric Department for a Certificate of Public Good authorizing the construction of 6.3 miles of double circuit  34.5/12.47 kV transmission line from Radar Road in East Haven to the Burke Mountain Substation; associated upgrades at the Burke Mountain Substation; and removal of portions of an existing 12.47 kV transmission line in East Haven and Burke, Vermont
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ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 9, 2005

6911 
ORDER RE:  BRIEFING SCHEDULE.  Petition of EMDC, LLC, d/b/a East Haven Windfarm, for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Sections 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 AUGUST 10, 2005

6341 
ORDER REVOKING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD OF CoreComm Limited, Inc., to operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont        WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

6958  
ORDER RE:  MOTION TO INTERVENE AND TO RECUSE.  Petition and tariff filing of Green Mountain Power Corporation re:  proposed rate design changes to take effect January 1, 2005      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7084 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Burke Mountain Water Company for an Indirect Transfer of Control
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CPG 804-R 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Voicecom Telecommunications, LLC to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 11, 2005

6860 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE MOTION TO WITHDRAW.        WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

6860  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE MOTIONS TO INTERVENE.     WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

6949  ORDER RE REQUEST TO AMEND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD.  Joint Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Vermont Electric Power Company, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 248(j), for a Certificate of Public Good authorizing the expansion of the CVPS Bay Street Substation, the addition of a bay and breakers at the VELCO St. Johnsbury substation, and the reconfiguration of transmission lines at both facilities, in St. Johnsbury, Vermont
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7077  ORDER ON MOTIONS TO INTERVENE.  Joint Petition of all Vermont affiliates of Adelphia Communications Corporation ("Adelphia") and Time Warner Cable Inc. for:  (1) consent to sell substantially all of Adelphia's Vermont assets to Cable Holdco Exchange III LLC; (2) approval of such affiliates' abandonment of cable television service in Vermont; and (3) revocation of the affiliates' Certificates of Public Good; AND Joint Petition of Time Warner Cable Inc. and Cable Holdco Exchange III LLC for a Certificate of Public Good for Cable Holdco to own and operate said cable television systems; AND Joint Petition of Time Warner Cable Inc. and Comcast of Georgia, Inc., for authority to acquire control of Cable Holdco Exchange III LLC         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7085  ORDER OPENING INVESTIGATION into the terms and conditions of street light services offered by Central Vermont Public Service Corporation AND NOTICE OF PREHEARING CONFERENCE scheduled for August 29, 2005.
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ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 18, 2005

7081 
PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM in re:  Investigation into Least-Cost Integrated Resource Planning for Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc.'s Transmission System         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7082  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM in re:  Petition of Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee, LLC and Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. for a certificate of public good to construct a dry-fuel-storage facility at the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, in Vernon, Vermont         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 19, 2005

7067 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  PROTECTIVE AGREEMENT.  Petition of the Village of Lyndonville Electric Department for a Certificate of Public Good authorizing the construction of 6.3 miles of double circuit 34.5/12.47 kV transmission line from Radar Road in East Haven to the Burke Mountain Substation; associated upgrades at the Burke Mountain Substation; and removal of portions of an existing 12.47 kV transmission line in East Haven and Burke, Vermont
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ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 22, 2005

6605 
SCHEDULING ORDER.  Investigation into tariff filing of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation re:  revisions to its Pole Attachment Tariff            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

6860  ORDER RE:  SCOPE OF POST-CERTIFICATION REVIEW FOR THE NEW HAVEN SUBSTATION. 
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ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 24, 2005

6604 
FINDINGS AND ORDER In Re:  Investigation into Tariff Filing of City of Burlington Electric Department re:  Revisions to its Pole Attachments Tariff      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7035  ORDER RE:  APPROVAL OF SUBSTATION PLANS.  Joint Petition of Green Mountain Power Corporation and Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing:  (1) the construction of a new joint substation with a transformer operating at 34.5/12.5 kV to be located south of Governor Peck Road on the north side of I-89; (2) the removal of two existing substations; and (3) the reconfiguration of the adjacent transmission and distribution lines to be served by the joint substation, all in Richmond, Vermont         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

CPG # NM-178 
FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING APPLICATION of Richard Gottlieb for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 25, 2005

6959 
ORDER RE:  ADDITIONAL EVIDENCE UNDER 30 V.S.A. § 226b(f).  Investigation into a Successor Incentive Regulation Plan for Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 30, 2005

5738 
ORDER EXTENDING EXPIRATION DATE TO AUGUST 31, 2006.  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         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

5834  ORDER EXTENDING EXPIRATION DATE TO AUGUST 31, 2006.  Petition of Green Mountain Power 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         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7063  REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION APPROVING PETITION AND CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for authority to condemn an easement right in property owned by A. Ali Gurtowski, located in the Town of St. Johnsbury, Vermont, for the purpose of providing electric service to property owned by Rene & Cheryl Ridley Roy            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7077  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  PROTECTIVE AGREEMENT.  Joint Petition of all Vermont affiliates of Adelphia Communications Corporation ("Adelphia") and Time Warner Cable Inc. for:  (1) consent to sell substantially all of Adelphia's Vermont assets to Cable Holdco Exchange III LLC; (2) approval of such affiliates' abandonment of cable television service in Vermont; and (3) revocation of the affiliates' Certificates of Public Good; AND Joint Petition of Time Warner Cable Inc. and Cable Holdco Exchange III LLC for a Certificate of Public Good for Cable Holdco to own and operate said cable television systems; AND Joint Petition of Time Warner Cable Inc. and Comcast of Georgia, Inc. for authority to acquire control of Cable Holdco Exchange III LLC           WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7086  FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of A.R.C. Networks and Eureka Broadband Corporation for Approval of a Transfer of Control         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

CPG 321-CR 
ORDER AMENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO INCLUDE PROVISION OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICES TO THE LOCAL EXCHANGE of BellSouth Long Distance, Inc.

CPG 805-R  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Acceris Management and Acquisition LLC to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 807-R  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Network Service Billing, Inc. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

CPG 808-CR  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of CommPartners, LLC to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange



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