Vermont Public Service Board

November 2007 Orders and Decisions



ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 1, 2007


7085 
PROCEDURAL ORDER ON MOTIONS TO WITHDRAW In Re Petitions of Town of Thetford, Village of Woodstock, City of St. Albans and Town of Rutland, Vermont, requesting an investigation into the terms and conditions of street light services offered by Central Vermont Public Service Corporation

 

 CPG #NM-405  ORDER and CERTIFICATE OF OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of James and Barbara Pelton for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 2, 2007

 

7351  FINAL ORDER and CONDITIONAL CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING EMERGENCY PETITION of Waitsfield-Fayston Telephone Company, Inc., d/b/a Waitsfield Cable to serve a portion of the Town of Bolton

 

CPG #NM-402  ORDER and CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Lou and Sara Vitale for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 6, 2007

 

7250  ORDER RE: MOTIONS TO INTERVENE In Re:  Amended Petition of Deerfield Wind, LLC, for a certificate of public good authorizing it to construct and operate a 17-turbine, 34-35.7 MW wind generation facility, and associated transmission and interconnection facilities, on approximately 80 acres in the Green Mountain National Forest, located in Searsburg and Readsboro, Vermont, with 7 turbines to be placed on the east side of Route 8 on the same ridgeline as the existing GMP Searsburg wind facility (Eastern Project Area), and 10 turbines along the ridgeline to the west of Route 8 in the northwesterly orientation (Western Project Area)

 

7270  ORDER RE MOTION TO REOPEN RECORD In Re:  Joint Petition of Verizon New England, Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, certain affiliates thereof, and FairPoint Communications, Inc. for approval of an asset transfer, acquisition of control by merger and associated transactions

 

7344  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re:  Petition of Ascutney Mountain Water Public Service Company for a certificate of public good to own and operate a water system serving the Ascutney Mountain Resort in West Windsor, Vermont, and to establish rates for such service


ORDER ENTERED NOVEMBER 7, 2007

 

7347  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD GRANTING PETITION of AT&T Corp. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange


ORDER ENTERED NOVEMBER 8, 2007

 

6860  ORDER RE DESIGN PLANS FOR SOUTH MIDDLEBROOK ROAD CROSSING In Re:  Petitions of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. (VELCO), Vermont Transco, LLC, Green Mountain Power Corporation (GMP), and Central Vermont Public Service Corporation (CVPS) 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


ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 9, 2007

 

7345  ORDER AND CONDITIONAL CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc., pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 248(j), authorizing the replacement of a transformer at the Cilley Hill Road substation in Underhill, Vermont

 

CPG #NM-386  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Dean Stockman for an interconnected net metered wind turbine


ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 14, 2007

 

CPG #NM-396  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Michael Claudon for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 

CPG #NM-397  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Scott Logan-Bourne for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 

CPG #NM-400  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Peter Holm for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 

CPG #NM-404  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Leigh Sykes for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 

DSN #420 In Re: Round Hill Fence Company, Alleged Violation of September 19, 2006, as reported by Comcast

 

DSN #428 In Re: Dave Newton, Inc., Alleged Violation of May 4, 2007, as reported by Champlain Valley Telecom

 


ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 16, 2007

 

CPG #NM-385  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Hannaford Bros. Co., for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

DSN#418 In Re:  Comcast, Alleged Violation of August 17, 2006, as reported by Comcast


ORDER ENTERED NOVEMBER 19, 2007

 

CPG #NM-320  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Michael Foley for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-387  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Eugene Button for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

DSN #440  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Green Mountain Landscaping, Inc.


CONTRACT ENTERED NOVEMBER 19, 2007

 

SC #839  POLE ATTACHMENT Approval between Central Vermont Public Service Corporation and Addison Central Supervisory Union


ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 20, 2007

 

7183, 7192 and 7193  PROCEDURAL ORDER re: Petitions re: Verizon New England, Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont and AT&T Communications of New England, Inc.

 

7337  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND PROCEDURAL ORDER Re:  Petition of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. to amend its Certificate of Public Good issued in Docket No. 5329, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 248(j), to install two 30,000-gallon propane storage tanks at the propane-air, peak-shaving facility at 27 Champlain Drive in the Ethan Allen Industrial Park in Colchester, Vermont

 

7342  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for Approval to issue up to $64 million of Hybrid Capital Unsecured Debt, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 108

 

7353  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re:  Petition of TransCanada Hydro Northeast, Inc., for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the following upgrades at the Bellows Falls Station ("Station") in Rockingham, Vermont: (1) the replacement of three existing step-up power transformers with two new air-cooled GSU transformers; (2) the relocation of the transformers to an alternative location at the Station; and (3) the relocation of the associated switching gear and bus from inside the Station to the site of the replacement transformers


ORDER ENTERED NOVEMBER 21, 2007

 

7273  NOTICE OF WORKSHOP In Re:  Investigation into Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s Service Quality and Reliability


ORDER ENTERED NOVEMBER 28, 2007

 

7349  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re:  Petition of Green Mountain Power Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, for authority to relocate a portion of its 34.5 kV transmission line on land owned by Moretown Landfill, Inc., in Moretown, Vermont

 


ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 29, 2007

 

7318  FINAL ORDER Re:  Investigation into the City of Burlington Electric Department's Proposed Successor Service Quality and Reliability Performance, Monitoring, and Reporting Plan

 

7319  SCHEDULING ORDER Re:  Investigation into Green Mountain Power Corporation's 2007 Integrated Resource Plan


ORDERS ENTERED NOVEMBER 30, 2007

 

6860  ORDER APPROVING MODIFICATIONS TO THE NEW HAVEN TO VERGENNES DESIGN PLANS

 

6860  ORDER RE FERRY ROAD DESIGN PLANS

 

6860  ORDER RE REVIEW OF PROPOSED LAY-DOWN AREA

 

7176  ORDER APPROVING MODIFICATION TO ALTERNATIVE REGULATION PLAN of Green Mountain Power Corporation

 

7296  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Paul and Lynn Cyr, located in Ferrisburgh, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

 

7298  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Matthew L. and Lorri F. Jerry, located in Vergennes, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

 

7299  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Kennedy Bros., Inc., located in Vergennes, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

 

7300  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET.  Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of the Poquette Properties, LLC, located in Vergennes, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

 

CPG #NM-399  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Lawrence and Susan Bruce for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 

CPG #NM-418  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of David Snyder for a interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


 

 

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