Vermont Public Service Board

October 2007 Orders and Decisions



ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 1, 2007

7156  ORDER RE MOTIONS AND REQUESTS FOR MODIFICATION, AMENDMENT, CLARIFICATION AND CORRECTION In Re Amended 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 40 MW wind electric generation facility, consisting of 16 wind turbines, and associated transmission and interconnection facilities, in Sheffield and Sutton, Vermont, to be known as the "Sheffield Wind Project"

7332  ORDER RE: AARP MOTION TO INTERVENE AND CHANGE TO SCHEDULE In Re:  Investigation into Village of Morrisville Water and Light Department's tariff filing, requesting rate design changes, to take effect September 1, 2007


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 5, 2007

7288  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE MOTION TO DISMISS, REQUEST FOR STAY, AND MODIFICATION OF SCHEDULE In Re: Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Northern Vermont Financial Corporation, located in Shelburne, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

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


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 11, 2007

6860  ORDER RE: NORTH FERRISBURGH SUBSTATION

7314  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: SCHEDULE In Re:  Joint Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. ("VELCO"), City of Burlington Electric Department ("BED") and Green Mountain Power Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the construction of the so-called East Avenue Loop Project in Williston, South Burlington, Colchester, Winooski and Burlington, Vermont, which consists of: (1) the replacement of 4.8 miles of an existing single 115 kV line between VELCO's Essex Substation and its East Avenue Substation with two new 115 kV lines within the same corridor; (2) expansion of the East Avenue Substation; (3) installation of a new 1.5-mile 34.5 kV line from the East Avenue Substation to BED's McNeil Substation; (4) construction of a new substation at the McNeil Generating Station; (5) installation of new and relocated equipment from BED's Lake Street Substation to the McNeil Substation; and (6) removal of several circuits connected to BED's Lake Street Substation

7335  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULE In Re:  Investigation into Bromley Mountain's petition for an exemption from a portion of the Energy Efficiency Charge

7341  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Green Mountain Power Corporation to Issue First Mortgage Bonds in an Amount up to $16,000,000 Pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 108

CPG #NM-71  ORDER and AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP of Brian Cole for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 15, 2007

7273  ORDER RE SCHEDULE CHANGE In Re:  Investigation into Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s Service Quality and Reliability

CPG #NM-393  ORDER and CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Ted Keith for an interconnected net metered farm wind turbine system


CONTRACT ENTERED OCTOBER 15, 2007

SC #837  ELECTRIC Special Contract Approval between the Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department and Okemo Mountain, Inc.


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 16, 2007

7275  STATUS CONFERENCE AND SCHEDULING MEMORANDUM In Re:  Investigation concerning possible remedies for the operation of Ascutney Mountain Water Company, Inc., without a certificate of public good or approved rate schedules

7343  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. of a fuel gross receipts tax rebate under 33 V.S.A. Section 2503(e)


ORDERS RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION ENTERED OCTOBER 16, 2007

DSN #432DSN #433DSN #436DSN #437DSN #438  In Re: Verizon  In Re: Verizon

 

DSN #435  In Re: Mike Lynds

 

DSN #439  In Re: R.J. Piche Excavating


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 17, 2007

 

7326  ORDER RE SCHEDULE In Re:  Investigation into Village of Enosburg Falls Water & Light Department's tariff filing, requesting a 14.04% rate increase, to take effect August 1, 2007

 

7336  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re: Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for approval of an alternative-regulation plan

 

CPG #NM-388  ORDER and CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of the Northwest State Correctional Facility for an interconnected net metered wind turbine


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 18, 2007

 

7314  THIRD PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: SCHEDULE In Re:  Joint Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. ("VELCO"), City of Burlington Electric Department ("BED") and Green Mountain Power Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the construction of the so-called East Avenue Loop Project in Williston, South Burlington, Colchester, Winooski and Burlington, Vermont, which consists of: (1) the replacement of 4.8 miles of an existing single 115 kV line between VELCO's Essex Substation and its East Avenue Substation with two new 115 kV lines within the same corridor; (2) expansion of the East Avenue Substation; (3) installation of a new 1.5-mile 34.5 kV line from the East Avenue Substation to BED's McNeil Substation; (4) construction of a new substation at the McNeil Generating Station; (5) installation of new and relocated equipment from BED's Lake Street Substation to the McNeil Substation; and (6) removal of several circuits connected to BED's Lake Street Substation

 

CPG #NM-394  ORDER and CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Paul and Sandal Cate for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system
 


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 19, 2007

 

7333  ORDER RE:  PROCEDURAL SCHEDULE AND MOTIONS TO INTERVENE In Re:  Tariff filing of Arlington Water Company requesting an increase in its rates in the amount of 41.7%, to take effect October 1, 2007


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 25, 2007

 

7340  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Public Power Supply Authority for Approval to Finance the Acquisition of Membership Equity Units of Vermont Transco, LLC, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 108

 

CPG #NM-389  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Wayne Krevetski for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 26, 2007

 

7286  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE MOTION TO DISMISS AND MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT In Re Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easements rights in property interests of Iris Muggenthaler located in Charlotte, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

 

7332  ORDER RE SCHEDULE AND NOTICE OF HEARING re Investigation into Village of Morrisville Water and Light Department's tariff filing, requesting rate design changes to take effect September 1, 2007

 

7334  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Department of Public Service to impose penalties upon Bore Tech, LLC re:  probable Dig Safe violation involving a Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont, utility line located in Stowe, Vermont, on 5/9/06


CONTRACT ENTERED OCTOBER 26, 2007

 

SC #423  TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract Approval between Verizon New England Inc. d/b/a Verizon Vermont and the State of Vermont

 


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 29, 2007

 

CPG #NM-395  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of John Robohm for an interconnected net metered wind turbine


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 30, 2007

 

7310  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Transco, LLC for authority to issue up to $150 million in Class A and Class B Units of Equity


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 31, 2007

 

7179  ORDER RE AMENDMENT AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re Green Mountain Dairy Farm, LLC, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the construction of a farm-based methane-fueled electrical generating facility in Sheldon, Vermont in re: Amended Certificate of Public Good

 

7183 and 7192 and 7193 -- PROCEDURAL ORDER RePetition 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 AND Petition of Vermont Department of Public Service for an investigation into alleged unlawful customer records disclosure by Verizon Vermont AND Petition of Vermont Department of Public Service for an investigation into alleged unlawful customer records disclosure by AT&T Communications of New England, Inc.

 

CPG #NM-398  ORDER and CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Sarah and Robert Krebs for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 

CPG #NM-403  ORDER and CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Scott Farm, Inc., for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG No. 851-R  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of BetterWorld Telecom, LLC, to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

 

CPG No. 867-CR  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of SecureSysCom, Inc., to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange


CONTRACT ENTERED OCTOBER 31, 2007

 

SC #423  TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract Approval between Verizon New England Inc., d/b/a Verizon Vermont and the State of Vermont


 

 


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