Vermont Public Service Board

July 2006 Orders and Decisions



ORDER ENTERED JULY 6, 2006

7179 
ORDER RE:  SCHEDULING In Re:  Petition of Green Mountain Dairy Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Good authorizing the installation of a farm-based methane-fueled electrical generating facility in Sheldon, Vermont    WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDER ENTERED JULY 10, 2006

CPG #NM-244 
FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of David and Cindy Chopy for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 12, 2006

6913 
ORDER MODIFYING SERVICE QUALITY PLAN.  Investigation of the City of Burlington Electric Department's tariff filing requesting a 7.19% rate increase, to take effect January 3, 2004         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7060  ORDER RE: NON-TARIFFED WATER SALES STIPULATION.  Investigation into Mountain Water Company's rates which took effect April 1, 2005            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7126  ORDER APPROVING AMENDED SERVICE QUALITY AND RELIABILITY PLAN.  Investigation into the Village of Morrisville Water & Light Department's proposed Service Quality and Reliability Performance, Monitoring and Reporting Plan         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7134  FINDINGS AND ORDER In Re:  Petitions to impose penalties upon J.A. McDonald, Inc. re: probable Dig Safe violations involving (1) a Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. utility line located in Shelburne, Vermont, on 8/18/04; and (2) and Adelphia Cable Communications utility line located in Shelburne, Vermont, on 8/3/04      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7170  FINAL ORDER re:  Petition of Opticable, Inc., to abandon its cable television system in the Town of Readsboro, Vermont         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7183 and 7192  PROCEDURAL ORDER      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat
(7183 -- Petition of Eight Ratepayers for an investigation of possible disclosure of private telephone records without customers' knowledge or consent by Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont)
(7192 -- Petition of Vermont Department of Public Service for an investigation into alleged unlawful customer records disclosure by Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont)

7187  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. for consent to issue $10,000,000 in Unsecured Promissory Notes         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7190  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Network Service Billing, Inc., for Approval of a Transfer of Control
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7194 
PROPOSED DECISION TO REVOKE CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Olsen's TV and Radio Repair
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CPG #NM-242 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Ronald Cheney and Bernadette Huefner for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

CPG #NM-250  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Mary Faith Wilson for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 13, 2006

6895 
REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION REGARDING STIPULATION.  Investigation into Green Mountain Power Corporation's Integrated Resource Plan            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7182  FINAL ORDER APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Level 3 Communications, Inc. and TelCove, Inc. for Approval of a Transfer of Control and Related Transactions            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7184  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Green Mountain Power Corporation for Approval to Issue First Mortgage Bonds in an Amount of up to $35,000,000 pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 811         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7191  ORDER RE:  AARP MOTION TO INTERVENE.  Tariff filing of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation requesting a 6.15% increase in its rates, effective June 29, 2006, for implementation as of February 1, 2007
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7195  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM.  Petition of Vermont Department of Public Service for an investigation into the reliability of the steam dryer and resulting performance of the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station under uprate conditions         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 14, 2006

CPG #NM-245 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Marshall Squier for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-247 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Mark and Roberta MacDonald for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

CPG #NM-249  FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Jeff and Melody Blittersdorf for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

ORDER ENTERED JULY 17, 2006

6911 
FINAL ORDER DENYING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD for EMDC, LLC, d/b/a East Haven Windfarm
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ORDERS ENTERED JULY 19, 2006

6860 
ORDER RE: MOTION TO INTERVENE BY CATHERINE BAKER AND STANLEY SHAPIRO.  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 Ferrisburgh, 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      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7193 
PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re:  Petition of Vermont Department of Public Service for an investigation into alleged unlawful customer records disclosure by AT&T Communications of New England, Inc.
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CPG #NM-74
  ORDER AMENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP of Dana Bolton and Michelle Reiter for an interconnected net metered wind turbine and photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-251  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of John Moyers for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-254  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Hugo and Cynthia Liepmann for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 20, 2006

7156 
ORDER RE MOTION TO COMPEL in re Petition of UPC Vermont Wind, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 248, authorizing the construction and operation of a 52 MW wind electric generation facility, consisting of 26 wind turbines, and associated transmission and interconnection facilities, in Sheffield and Sutton, Vermont
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7156  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: PROTECTIVE AGREEMENT         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

ORDER ENTERED JULY 21, 2006

7121 
ORDER RE: MOTIONS FOR BOARD REVIEW AND CLARIFICATION OF PROCEDURAL ORDER.  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 JULY 25, 2006

7132 
ORDER RE:  MOTION TO AMEND OR ALTER CONDEMNATION ORDER AND FINDINGS.  Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for authority to condemn an easement right in property owned by Douglas M. and Leslie Lewis, located in the Town of Pomfret, Vermont, for the purpose of providing electric service to the Joseph & Terri Davis property         WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7195  ORDER RE: MOTIONS TO INTERVENE.  Petition of Vermont Department of Public Service for an investigation into the reliability of the steam dryer and resulting performance of the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station under uprate conditions               WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

7195 
ORDER RE: NEC REQUESTS TO MODIFY SCHEDULE.            WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

CPG #NM-255 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Boris Berbrier for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDER ENTERED JULY 26, 2006

CPG #NM-253 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Nicholas and Cornelia Emlen for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDERS ENTERED JULY 27, 2006

7188 
PROPOSAL FOR DECISION AND ORDER.  Petition of Department of Public Service to impost penalties upon Cable Connection of Vermont, Inc. re: probable Dig Safe violation involving a Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, utility line located in West Dover, Vermont, on July 14, 2005      WordPerfect    AdobeAcrobat

CPG #NM-256 
FINDINGS, ORDER, AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Paul and Sharalyn McMahon for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

ORDER ENTERED JULY 31, 2006

7121 
PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: MOTIONS AND SCHEDULE.  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
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