Vermont Public Service Board

January 2009 Orders and Decisions


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 5, 2009

7399  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULE in re:  Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., and Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Michael A. Bravin, Lisa Ann Bravin, and Bank of America N.A., located in Waterbury, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Lamoille County Project

7472  PROCEDURAL ORDER ON MAREK MOTION FOR EXTENSION OF TIME in re:  Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., and Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Arnold D. and Lilly E. Marek, and KeyBank National Association, located in Stowe, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Lamoille County Project


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 7, 2009

 

7453  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc. (VELCO), Vermont Transco LLC, Green Mountain Power Corporation (GMP), and Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc. (VEC) for a Certificate of Public Good pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 248 authorizing them to upgrade VELCO's Tafts Corners substation in Williston, Vermont, and to Remove VEC's existing substation

 

CPG #383  ORDER REVOKING CPG of LDMI Telecommunications, Inc., to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

 

CPG #890-CM  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Omnipoint Communications, Inc., to operate as a provider of commercial mobile radio services in Vermont

 


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 8, 2009

 

7191 and 7321  ORDER APPROVING MODIFICATION TO METHODOLOGY FOR CALCULATING CALENDAR-YEAR 2008 OVER/UNDER EARNINGS In Re Central Vermont Public Service Corporation

 

7270  ORDER RE: MODIFICATION TO CUTOVER READINESS CONDITIONS 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

 

7386  ORDER RE MOTION TO STRIKE AND MOTION TO EXTEND SCHEDULE In Re Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., and Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Sally R. Gazo and New England Federal Credit Union, located in Waterbury, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Lamoille County Project

 


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 9, 2009

 

CPG #NM-589  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Sharon Gutwin for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-590  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of John Burbach for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-591  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Gene and John Irons for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-592  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Caleb Scott for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 15, 2009

 

7426  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET In Re Investigation into Village of Ludlow Electric Light Department's tariff filing, requesting creation of a new non-firm service rate, to take effect May 1, 2008

 

CPG 891-CM    ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Rural Newco, LLC, to operate as a provider of commercial mobile radio services in Vermont

 

DSN #391  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION in Re Wright & Morrisey, Inc., Alleged Violation of October 11, 2006, as reported by Vermont Gas Systems, Inc.

 

DSN #442  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Chris Jenkins, Alleged Violation of May 5, 2007, as reported by Verizon

 

DSN #446  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Hilton Lumbra, Alleged Violation of May 28, 2007, as reported by Comcast

 

DSN #448  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re D.E. Sherman & Sons, Alleged Violation of June 20, 2007, as reported by Waitsfield Telecom

 


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 20, 2009

 

CPG #NM-584  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Robert and Linda Livingstone for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-593  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Gordon Gieg and Amy Snyder for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 21, 2009

 

7376  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Vermont Public Power Supply Authority and Swanton Village, Inc. Electric Department for authority pursuant to 30 V.S.A. 248 to construct a multi-fuel generation unit and related facilities in Swanton, Vermont

 

CPG #NM-596  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Helmut and Nancy Nottermann for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 22, 2009

 

7293  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET In Re Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Matthew W. Watkins and Lisa W. Dulsky, located in Ferrisburgh, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

 

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

 

CPG #NM-535  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Alvin E. and Twila E. Anderson for an interconnected net metered wind turbine and photovoltaic system

 

CPG #NM-597  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of The Green Mountain Club, Inc., for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

DSN #539  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Comcast, Alleged Violation of October 26, 2007, as reported by Comcast

 

DSN #540  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Moulton Construction Inc., Alleged Violation of November 10, 2007, as reported by Verizon

 

DSN #542  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Green Mountain Landscaping, Inc., Alleged Violation of May 21, 2008, as reported by Comcast

 

DSN #552  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Vermont Telephone Company, Inc., Alleged Violation of April 21, 2008, as reported by Vermont Telephone Company, Inc.

 

DSN #553  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Vermont Telephone Company, Inc., Alleged Violation of May 15, 2008, as reported by Vermont Telephone Company, Inc.

 

DSN #554  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Vermont Telephone Company, Inc., Alleged Violation of May 16, 2008, as reported by Vermont Telephone Company, Inc.

 

DSN #555  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Vermont Telephone Company, Inc., Alleged Violation of May 28, 2008, as reported by Vermont Telephone Company, Inc.

 

DSN #556  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Mark Bushway, Alleged Violation of June 5, 2008, as reported by Vermont Telephone Company, Inc.

 

DSN #557  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Vermont Telephone Company, Inc., Alleged Violation of June 25, 2008, as reported by Vermont Telephone Company, Inc.

 

DSN #558  ORDER RE NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Comcast, Alleged Violation of July 23, 2008, as reported by Comcast

 


ORDER ENTERED JANUARY 26, 2009

 

7472  PROCEDURAL ORDER ON PENDING MOTIONS AND REVISED SCHEDULE In Re Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., and Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Arnold D. and Lilly E. Marek, and KeyBank National Association, located in Stowe, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Lamoille County Project


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 28, 2009

 

7156  ORDER RE COMPLIANCE FILINGS 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"

 

7318  ORDER APPROVING REVISED ATTACHMENT A TO SERVICE QUALITY PLAN In Re Investigation into the City of Burlington Electric Department's Proposed Successor Service Quality and Reliability Performance, Monitoring, and Reporting Plan

 

7480  FINAL ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF CONSENT APPROVING JOINT PETITION of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation ("CVPS") and the Town of Readsboro for:  (1) approval of the acquisition by CVPS of the Town of Readsboro Electric Light Department's ("Readsboro Electric") distribution system assets and service territory, and associated transactions; (2) the issuance of an accounting order which approves the deferral and amortization by CVPS of the purchase price; (3) approval of a rate phase-in plan for existing Readsboro Electric customers; and (4) revocation of Readsboro Electric's Certificate of Public Good

 

7491  ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. for Consent to Issue $10,000,000 in Unsecured Promissory Notes

 

CPG #311  ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD TO REFLECT NAME CHANGE of Qwest Communications Corporation

 

CPG #754  ORDER REVOKING CPG of Phone 1, Inc., to Operate as a Telecommunications Provider in the State of Vermont

 

CPG #NM-517  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of the Town of Bennington Water Treatment Plant for an interconnected net metered hydroelectric generation system

 

DSN #562  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Engineers Construction Inc., Alleged Violation of August 4, 2008, as reported by Comcast

 

DSN #563  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Morrill Construction Inc., Alleged Violation of August 13, 2008, as reported by FairPoint

 

DSN #570  ORDER RE: NOTICE OF PROBABLE VIOLATION In Re Ormond Bushey & Sons Inc., Alleged Violation of October 22, 2008, as reported by Comcast

 


ORDERS ENTERED JANUARY 29, 2009

 

7270  ORDER RE: RAPID RESPONSE PROPOSAL 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

 

7387  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., and Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Karen I. Knapp located in Stowe, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Lamoille County Project

 

7394  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULE In Re Petition of Vermont Electric Power Company, Inc., and Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of David P. and Carrie T. Hathaway, the Vermont State Employees Credit Union, Countrywide Bank, and the Countrysides of Waterbury Homeowners Association, Inc. and its Individual Members, in Waterbury, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Lamoille County Project

 

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

 



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