Vermont Public Service Board

April 2009 Orders and Decisions


ORDERS ENTERED APRIL 1, 2009

CPG #NM-573  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Walter and Laura Sophrin for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG #NM-607  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Timothy and Betsy McKay for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

CPG 895-CR  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of EnTelegent Solutions, Inc., to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange

CPG 896-CM  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of MCI Communications Services, Inc., to operate as a provider of commercial mobile radio services in Vermont

CPG 897-R  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Toly Digital Networks, Inc., to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

Dig Safe Notice No. 569  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re:  Matt Atkins Property Services LLC, Alleged Violation of October 15, 2008, as reported by Waitsfield-Fayston Telephone Company, Inc., d/b/a Champlain Valley Telecom


ORDER ENTERED APRIL 3, 2009

 

7501  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Green Mountain Power Corporation for Approval to Issue First Mortgage Bonds in an Amount up to $15,000,000


ORDER ENTERED APRIL 6, 2009

 

CPG #NM-499  ORDER RE REQUEST FOR EXTENSION In Re Application of the Foundation for a Sustainable Future requesting a Certificate of Public Good for an interconnected net metered wind turbine


ORDER ENTERED APRIL 8, 2009

 

7483  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Westminster Energy Group, LLC, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 248(j), for authorization to construct a farm-based methane-fueled electrical generating facility at Westminster Farms, Inc., located on Route 5 in Westminster Station, Vermont


ORDERS ENTERED APRIL 10, 2009

 

7373  ORDER APPROVING FINAL DESIGN PLANS 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

 

CPG #NM-605  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Peter Forbes for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED APRIL 15, 2009

 

CPG #NM-44  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re Application of Martine Rothblatt for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-166  ORDER AMENDING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP In Re Application of Heather and Jason Sperling for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-575  AMENDED ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re Application of Chris Hafner for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-599  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Vince Socia for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-606  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Robert and Linda Dimmick for an interconnected net metered farm system

 

CPG #NM-610  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Gregory Crockett for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-611  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Perry Browning for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-612  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Sarah and Ben Wood for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-614  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Deborah Brighton for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-615  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Tom Ozahowski for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-617  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Bruce and Cathy Killian for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-621  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Fran Fraga for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG 404  ORDER REVOKING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of New Century Telecom, Inc., to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

 

CPG 647  ORDER REVOKING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Telefyne Incorporated to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

 

CPG 814  ORDER REVOKING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of Mobile ESPN, LLC, to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

 

CPG 882  ORDER REVOKING CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD of NexUSTel, LLC, to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont


ORDERS ENTERED APRIL 16, 2009

 

7044  ORDER ON MOTIONS BY COMCAST AND BURLINGTON TELECOM In Re Petition of City of Burlington, d/b/a Burlington Telecom, for a certificate of public good to operate as 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)

 

7250  ORDER, CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD, ATTACHMENT B, and ATTACHMENT C -- Approving Deerfield Wind Project with Conditions

 


ORDER ENTERED APRIL 17, 2009

 

Order Dismissing Petition of segTEL, Inc., for Relief Regarding Confidential Treatment of Annual Reports

 


ORDERS ENTERED APRIL 21, 2009

 

7449  ORDER RE SCHEDULE In Re Investigation into Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s 2008 Integrated Resource Plan

 

7493  ORDER CONCERNING JOINT PETITIONERS' MOTION TO COMPEL In Re Joint Petition of Ludlow Telephone Company, Northfield Telephone Company and Perkinsville Telephone Company seeking (1) temporary restraining order against Global NAPs, Inc. ("GNAPs"), (2) payment of interexchange access charges by GNAPs, and (3) revocation of GNAPs' Vermont certificate(s) of public good for alleged violations of Vermont law


ORDER ENTERED APRIL 22, 2009

 

CPG #NM-619  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Gregg Laber for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED APRIL 23, 2009

 

6860  ORDER RE REVISED AESTHETIC MITIGATION LANDSCAPE PLANS, WAIVER OF THE POST-CONSTRUCTION NOISE STUDY AT THE WILLISTON SUBSTATION, AND CONSOLIDATED POST-CONSTRUCTION SITE VISITS 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

 

7270  ORDER MODIFYING CONDITIONS RE: DEBT REPAYMENT 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

 

7440  ORDER RE: NEC REQUEST FOR EXTENSION 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

 

7506  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM In Re:  Petition of Telephone Operating Company of Vermont LLC, d/b/a FairPoint Communications, for waiver of certain requirements under the Performance Assurance Plan and Carrier to Carrier Guidelines

 

CPG #NM-622  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Dwight Merriam for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-623  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Robert and Wyldon Fishman for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-625  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Edith Mas for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED APRIL 29, 2009

 

6884  ORDER RE EXTENSION OF TIME FOR OPERATION FO MET TOWER and AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD In Re Petition of UPC Wind Management, LLC (n/k/a First Wind Energy, LLC), pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 248(j), for a certificate of public good (CPG) authorizing the installation of three temporary wind measurement towers on or in the vicinity of Hardscrabble Mountain in Sheffield, Vermont in re: Amended CPG

 

7511  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Petition of Topsham Communications, LLC, for a certificate of public good to own and operate a cable television system to provide services in the Towns of Corinth, Topsham, Orange, Washington, Bradford, Newbury, Fairlee, West Fairlee, and Vershire, Vermont

 

7516  ORDER RE: SHORT-TERM REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY In Re Petition of Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. for Approval to Issue not to Exceed $6 Million in Secured First Mortgage Bonds and to Incur Secured Short Term Obligations Under a $20 Million Revolving Credit Facility with a Three Year Term

 

CPG #NM-620  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of David and Jan Blittersdorf for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-626  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Martin Conroy  for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-627  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Lee Thompson for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-628  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of David Hallquist for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


 

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