Vermont Public Service Board

August 2008 Orders and Decisions


CONTRACT ENTERED AUGUST 1, 2008

SC #838   Special Contract Approval for Pole Attachment service between Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. and Northern Enterprises, Inc., d/b/a North-Link
 


ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 4, 2008

7427  ORDER RE CLF MOTION TO INTERVENE In Re Investigation into tariff filing of Washington Electric Cooperative ,Inc., re: proposed rate design changes, to take effect May 1, 2008


ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 5, 2008

7292  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET In Re Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Thomas Jones-Low, Dawn Jones-Low, and The National Bank of Middlebury, located in Ferrisburgh, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 6, 2008

7250  ORDER RE MOTION TO STRIKE 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 (Easter Project Area), and 10 turbines along the ridgeline to the west of Route 8 in the northwesterly orientation (Western Project Area)

CPG #NM-506  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Peter Dreissigacker for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-507  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of NRG Systems, Inc., for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-509  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Doug and Renee Kievit-Kylar for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-513  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of James and Margaret Lynch for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 7, 2008

 

DSN #193  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION (Dig Safe) In Re Pickett's, Inc., Alleged Violation of November 9, 2004

 

DSN #319  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION (Dig Safe) In Re Zaluzny Excavating Corporation, Alleged Violation of May 16, 2006

 

DSN #363  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION (Dig Safe) In Re Ted Palmer Excavating, Alleged Violation of July 11, 2006

 

DSN #398  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION (Dig Safe) In Re Distinctive Landscaping, Inc., Alleged Violation of November 29, 2006

 

DSN #403  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION (Dig Safe) In Re Hawk Creek Fence Company, Alleged Violation of August 29, 2006


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 8, 2008

 

CPG #NM-498  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Keith and Joanne Mills for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-514  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Joe Gitterman for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-520  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Jonathan Crowell for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-521  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Richard Wylie Robson for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 13, 2008

 

6784  ORDER RE VIOLATIONS OF EXISTING CPG In Re Petition of enXco (East Coast), Inc. for a Certificate of Public Good Pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 248(j) for Installation of Two Temporary Wind Measurement Towers on Lowell Mountain in Lowell, Vermont

 

7440  ORDER RE: MOTIONS TO INTERVENE In Re Petition of Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee, LLC, and Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., for amendment of their Certificates of Public Good and other approvals required under 10 V.S.A. 6501-6504 and 30 V.S.A. 231(a), 248 & 254, for authority to continue after March 21, 2012, operation of the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, including the storage of spent nuclear fuel

 

7449  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re Investigation into Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s 2008 Integrated Resource Plan

 


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 14, 2008

 

7428  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULE in re Petition of Great Bay Hyrdo Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the installation of biodiesel generation units and related transmission facilities at the Newport Generating Facility in Newport, Vermont

 

7430  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of the Village of Johnson Water & Light Department pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 108(c) for Approval to Finance upgrades to a Substation in Johnson, Vermont

 

CPG #NM-445  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Tyler Webb for an interconnected net metered farm system, utilizing a wind turbine


ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 18, 2008

 

7446  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Southern Vermont Cable Company Under 30 V.S.A. 108 to Grant a First Security Interest in the Assets of Southern Vermont Cable Company and to Assign Corporate Stock of Southern Vermont Cable Company as Security

 


ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 19, 2008

 

7416  PROTECTIVE ORDER In Re Joint Petition of PPL Renewable Energy, LLC, and Green Mountain Power Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A Section 248, authorizing the construction and operation of up to a 3.2 MW landfill gas-to-energy facility and related interconnection facilities on-site at the Moretown Landfill in Moretown, Vermont


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 20, 2008

 

5834  ORDER EXTENDING EXPIRATION DATE In Re 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

 

7431  ORDER APPROVING INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between TDS Telecommunications Corporation and Comcast Phone of Vermont, LLC, d/b/a Comcast Digital Phone

 

7444  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 108 for Consent to Issue and Sell up to $25 Million in Common Stock

 

CPG #NM-515  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of David Gascon for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-516  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of William and Martha B. Peck for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG 881  ORDER REVOKING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of PML Wireless, LLC, to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

 


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 21, 2008

 

7032  ORDER RE DESIGN PLANS In Re Joint Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., Green Mountain Power Corporation and the Town of Stowe Electric Department for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the so-called Lamoille County 115 kV Project, consisting of the construction of a transmission line from Stowe to Duxbury, Vermont, and accompanying facilities

 

7373  ORDER RE: FERENBACHS' MOTION TO STRIKE PORTIONS OF PETITIONERS' PREFILED TESTIMONY In Re Joint Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., Vermont Transco, LLC, and Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the construction of the Southern Loop Transmission Upgrade Project


CONTRACT ENTERED AUGUST 21, 2008

 

SC #523 (Amendment #3)   TELECOMMUNICATIONS Special Contract Approval between Telephone Operating Company of Vermont LLC, d/b/a FairPoint Communications and the State of Vermont

 


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 25, 2008

 

7250  ORDER RE MOTION TO COMPEL 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)

 

CPG #NM-519  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Tim Larsen for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 26, 2008

 

7429  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Green Mountain Power Corporation, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248(j), for authority to upgrade its Dover Substation #90, in Dover, Vermont, by replacing three 4.67 MVA transformers with a 22 MVA transformer, and performing related electrical work

 

CPG #NM-518  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Jonathan and Linda Foote for an interconnected farm net-metered biogas generation system

 

CPG #NM-529  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Bruce Cowan for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 27, 2008

 

7373  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: CERTAIN MOTIONS, REQUESTS, RESPONSES AND COMMENTS INVOLVING TOWNS OF BROOKLINE AND DUMMERSTON In Re Joint Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., Vermont Transco, LLC, and Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the construction of the Southern Loop Transmission Upgrade Project

 

7433  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Green Mountain Power Corporation , pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 248(j), for authority to make changes at its Vergennes Substation #9 necessitated by Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc.'s Northwest Reliability Project

 


ORDER ENTERED AUGUST 28, 2008

 

7432  ORDER RE:  SCHEDULE MODIFICATION In Re Investigation into Washington Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s 2007 Integrated Resource Plan


ORDERS ENTERED AUGUST 29, 2008

 

Order Re: Energy Efficiency Utility Budget for Calendar Years 2009, 2010, and 2011        Corrected EEU Budget Order issued October 2, 2008

 

 

7416  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re Joint Petition of PPL Renewable Energy, LLC, and Green Mountain Power Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the construction and operation of up to a 3.2 MW landfill gas-to-energy facility and related interconnection facilities on-site at the Moretown Landfill in Moretown, Vermont

 

 


 


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