Vermont Public Service Board

February 2006 Orders and Decisions



ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 2, 2006

7077 
ORDER ON MOTION TO CLARIFY.  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 asses to Cable Holdco Exchange III LLC; (2) approval of such affiliates' abandonment of cable television 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

7117  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont and ACN Communications Services, Inc.            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7139  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of National Mobile Communications Corp. for Approval of a Transfer of Control            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDER ENTERED FEBRUARY 3, 2006

7120 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  PROTECTIVE AGREEMENT.  Investigation into Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s tariff filing requesting an overall rate increase in the amount of 14.35%, and proposed rate design changes, to take effect December 1, 2005         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDER ENTERED FEBRUARY 10, 2006

7116 
REVISED SCHEDULING ORDER.  Petition of Mt. Ascutney Property Owners Associations, Inc. requesting an investigation concerning the operation of the Ascutney Mountain Water Company, Inc., and related Public Service Board jurisdiction            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 13, 2006

7142 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  PROTECTIVE AGREEMENT.  Investigation into Tariff Filing of Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, in re:  Compliance Filing in Docket 6959            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7144 
REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION in re:  Board Investigation into Demand Response Special Contracts for Vermont Electric and Gas Utility Companies                  WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

CPG #NM-222 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Kristan Doolan and George van Vlaanderen for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 14, 2006

CPG #NM-225 
FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Robert Schwartz for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system     

CPG 817-CM  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of Comtel Telecom Assets LP to operate as a provider of commercial mobile radio services in Vermont

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 17, 2006

7128 
ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT and Amendments No. 1 and 2, between Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, and Navigator, Inc.      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7141 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Consolidated Edison Communications, LLC and RCN Corporation for Approval of a Transfer of Control         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7142 
PROTECTIVE ORDER.  Investigation into Tariff Filing of Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, in re:  Compliance Filing in Docket 6959            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7146  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Horizon Telecom, Inc. for Approval of a Transfer of Control
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7147 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Advantage Telecommunications, Corp., for Approval of a Transfer of Control            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7148 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Reliant Communications, Inc., for Approval of a Transfer of Control
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CPG #NM-224 
FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of the Proctor Maple Research Center for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG 461 
ORDER REVOKING CPG of United States Advances Network, Inc. to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

CPG 489  ORDER REVOKING CPG of American Farm Bureau, Inc. to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 20, 2006

7099 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  DPS MOTION TO APPEAR.  Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. for authority to condemn easement rights in the property interests of Jeffrey M. and Philomena C. Kemp, and Mary Ellen M. Linton and George Linton, III, located in the Town of Coventry, Vermont, for the purpose of construction of the Northern Loop transmission line project            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7121  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  DPS MOTION TO APPEAR.  Amended Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of The Harley A. Grice Revocable Trust, Harley A. Grice, Trustee; Wendy G. Butler, Penny E. Curler, Successor Trustees; and Harley A. Grice, Wendy G. Butler, Penney E. Curler and Heather H. Grice, as Beneficiaries; and the Marilyn M. Grice Revocable Trust, Wendy G. Butler,  Penny E. Curler, and Harley A. Grice, Trustees; and Harley A. Grice, Wendy G. Butler, Penny E. Curler, and  Heather H. Grice, as Beneficiaries, for the purpose of constructing the 345 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 22, 2006

7126 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE:  DPS MOTION TO APPEAR.  Investigation into the Village of Morrisville Water & Light Department's proposed Service Quality and Reliability Performance, Monitoring and Reporting Plan   WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat
  
7144  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND NOTICE OF WORKSHOP.  Board Investigation into Demand Response Special Contracts for Vermont Electric and Gas Utility Companies         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDER ENTERED FEBRUARY 23, 2006

7076 
FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION AND CLOSING DOCKET.  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
CONTRACT ENTERED FEBRUARY 23, 2006

SC 797 
ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. and Tivoly, Inc.

SC 800 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract approval between BellSouth Long Distance, Inc. and an individual customer identified under seal

ORDERS ENTERED FEBRUARY 27, 2006

6932 
FINAL ORDER In Re:  Petition of Verizon New England, Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, for Arbitration of an Amendment to Interconnected Agreements with Competitive Local Exchange Carriers and Commercial Mobile Radio Service Providers in Vermont, Pursuant to Section 252 of the Communnictions Act, as amended, and the Triennial Review Order
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7109  ORDER RE:  SCHEDULE MODIFICATION AND MOTIONS TO INTERVENE.  Petition of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. for approval of an alternative-regulation plan            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat
CONTRACT ENTERED FEBRUARY 27, 2006

SC 799
  ELECTRIC Special Contract approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and ClearSource, Inc.



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