Vermont Public Service Board

October 2008 Orders and Decisions


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 1, 2008

6833  ORDER RE: SECOND AMENDMENT TO CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re Petition of Dalton Hydro, LLC, to own and operate certain hydroelectric generating facilities located at the Gilman Dam in the Town of Gilman, Vermont, and for de minimis regulation

7328  FINAL ORDER APPROVING VERMONT MARBLE POWER DIVISION OF OMYA, INC's 2007 Integrated Resource Plan

7440  ORDER RE: MOTION TO RECONSIDER GREENBERG INTERVENTION 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

7373  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: TOWN OF BRATTLEBORO'S MOTION TO WITHDRAW 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

7373  ORDER ON VELCO'S RENEWED MOTION TO STRIKE AND REQUEST FOR A RULING REGARDING PRO SE REPRESENTATION

CPG #NM-526  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Chris Bessette and Linda Little for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-548  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Ananda Hartzell for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-549  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Buck Hollow Farm, Inc. for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


CONTRACT ENTERED OCTOBER 1, 2008

 

SC #852  ELECTRIC Special Contract Approval between Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. and Smugglers' Notch Management Company, Ltd.

 


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 2, 2008

7429  ORDER RE: MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION  and AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re Petition of Green Mountain Power Corporation for a certificate of public good, 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

CORRECTED: Order Re: Energy Efficiency Utility Budget for Calendar Years 2009, 2010, and 2011

CPG #NM-550  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Heidi Willis for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 3, 2008

 

7462  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re Joint Petition of PC One Cable LLC ("PC One") and White Mountain Cablevision ("WMC") for approval of:  (1) the sale of WMC's assets to PC One; (2) revocation of WMC's certificate of public good; and (3) grant of a certificate of public good to PC One to operate a cable television system serving the Towns of Canaan and Lemington, Vermont

7469  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Petitions of Vermont Telephone Company, Inc. ("VTel"), and Comcast Phone of Vermont, LLC, d/b/a Comcast Digital Phone ("Comcast"), for Arbitration of an Interconnection Agreement Between VTel and Comcast, Pursuant to Section 252 of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, and Applicable State Laws

CPG #NM-492  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Hermitage Inn, Inc., for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 4, 2008

 

CPG #NM-545  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Peter Dartley for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 6, 2008

 

CPG #NM-396  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Michael Claudon for a net metered wind turbine system

 

CPG #NM-399  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Lawrence H. and Susan Roush Bruce for a net metered wind turbine system

 

CPG #NM-401  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Frank Cole for a net metered wind turbine system

 

CPG #NM-413  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Erik Filkorn for a net metered wind turbine system

 


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 7, 2008

 

7440  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE: SCHEDULE 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


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 8, 2008

 

7403  PROPOSAL TO DISMISS DOCKET In Re Petition of Kenneth Schramm vs. Comcast of Georgia, Inc., Time Warner Cable Inc., Cable Holdco Exchange III LLC, d/b/a Comcast, and Green Mountain Access Television, Inc., in re: PEG programming issues

 

7440  ORDER RE PETITION FOR LEAVE TO WITHDRAW 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

 

7466  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Investigation into Petition filed by Vermont Department of Public Service Re: Energy Efficiency Utility Structure

 

CPG #NM-63  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Paul and Sharalyn McMahon for a net metered wind turbine system

 

CPG #NM-522  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD approving Application of John and Lucy Taylor for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical

 

CPG #NM-533  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD approving Application of Jim Hand for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-544  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD approving Application of Ronnie Leroux for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 

CPG #NM-553  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD approving Application of Michael Doten for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 9, 2008

 

CPG #NM-397  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Scott Logan-Bourne for a net metered wind turbine system


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 10, 2008

 

7065  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET In Re Petition of Steven Davis v. Central Vermont Public Service Corporation in re: dispute concerning loss of electric service, and costs relating thereto, at their residence located in Northfield, Vermont

 

7475  ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. for a fuel gross receipts tax rebate under 33 V.S.A. Section 2503(e)

 

CPG #NM-556  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING Application of Jacques Hugon for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 13, 2008

 

7295  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Joannes J. deBoer, Tini deBoer, and Chittenden Trust Company, d/b/a Chittenden, located in New Haven, Vermont, for the purpose of construction the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

 

7460  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Joint Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, 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 the construction of the so-called Gorge Area Reinforcement Project in South Burlington, Colchester and Burlington, Vermont, which consists of: (1) the construction of a new VELCO 115/34.5 kV substation and a new GMP 34.5 kV substation ("GMP Lime Kiln substation") in the City of South Burlington across the Winooski River from the existing GMP Gorge substation in Colchester; (2) upgrade of the existing GMP Gorge substation; (3) reconstruction of approximately 700 feet of GMP's existing 3307 and 3308 34.5 kV lines between the GMP Lime Kiln and Gorge substations; and (4) removal of approximately 4.2 miles of GMP's 3323 and 3328 34.5 kV lines located between the McNeil substation located off of Intervale Road in Burlington and the GMP Queen City substation in South Burlington

 

CPG #NM-547  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Adam Gebb for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 14, 2008

 

CPG #NM-557  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of George Harrison-Heller for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


CONTRACT ENTERED OCTOBER 14, 2008

 

SC #850  GAS Special Contract Approval between Vermont Gas Systems, Inc., and Rock-Tenn Converting Company


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 15, 2008

 

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

 

CPG #NM-559  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Lynn and William Osborn for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-560  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Anita M. Long and Dorothea V. Brauer for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG No. 886-R  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Network Innovations, Inc., to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 16, 2008

 

7077  FINAL ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re Petitions of Comcast of Connecticut/Georgia/Massachusetts/New Hampshire/New York/North Carolina/Virginia/Vermont, LLC, d/b/a Comcast for:  (1) an Order finding that Comcast has performed its obligations, under Condition Nos. 39-43 of its Certificate of Public Good, to construct certain additional line extensions; and (2) an amendment of its Certificate authorizing Comcast to provide cable television service in the Towns of Grand Isle, North Hero, and South Hero, Vermont


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 17, 2008

 

7275  FINAL ORDER 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

 

7344  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Ascutney Mountain Water Public Service Company, Inc., 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

 

CPG #NM-493  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of George Gross for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDER ENTERED OCTOBER 22, 2008

 

CPG #NM-552  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Virgil Hall for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 23, 2008

 

7336  ORDER RE: MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION AND CLARIFICATION In Re Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation for approval of an alternative-regulation plan

 

7470  ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc., to issue up to $4,725,000 in Secure First Mortgage Bonds

 

CPG #NM-554  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Cecil Hall and Kathy Oberle for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 24, 2008

 

7467  ORDER CORRECTING SERVICE QUALITY COMPENSATION CALCULATION FOR 2007-2008 AND AMENDING SERVICE QUALITY PLAN of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc.

 

CPG #NM-398  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Sarah and Robert Krebs for a net metered wind turbine system

 

CPG #NM-400  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Peter Holm for a net metered wind turbine system

 

CPG #NM-414  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Gary Kjelleren for a net metered wind turbine system

 

CPG #NM-561  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of G. Mark and Susan H. Catlin for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 29, 2008

 

7466  ORDER RE MOTIONS TO INTERVENE In Re Investigation into Petition Filed by Vermont Department of Public Service Re: Energy Efficiency Utility Structure

 

CPG #NM-563  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of John Mauger for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 30, 2008

 

7458  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Town of Stowe Electric Department Pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 108 for an Order Finding the Issuance of $18.7 Million of Indebtedness and the Issuance of $7 Million in General Obligation Bonds Consistent with the General Good of the State

 

CPG #NM-558  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of James Dennis Derryberry for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

Dig Safe Notice No. 452 -- Order on Motion for Reconsideration In Re Okemo Mountain Resort, Alleged Violation of October 4, 2007


ORDERS ENTERED OCTOBER 31, 2008

 

7044  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Petition of City of Burlington, d/b/a Burlington Telecom, for a certificate of public good to operate a cable television system in the City of Burlington, Vermont (In Re:  Petition to amend Condition No. 17 of CPG by enlarging the date by which Burlington Telecom must complete its system build out)

 

7459  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Investigation into Vermont Gas Systems, Inc.'s 2008 Integrated Resource Plan


 


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