Vermont Public Service Board

May 2009 Orders and Decisions


ORDER ENTERED MAY 1, 2009

 

7469  STATUS 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

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 4, 2009

 

7508  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM, SCHEDULE FOR THE DOCKET, AND TOWN OF GEORGIA INTERVENTION REQUEST In Re Petition of Georgia Mountain Community Wind, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the construction and operation of a 5-wind turbine electric generation facility, with associated electric and interconnection facilities, on Georgia Mountain in the Towns of Milton and Georgia, Vermont, to be known as the "Georgia Mountain Community Wind Project"

 

7424  ORDER OF CONTINUANCE TO POSTPONE TECHNICAL HEARING In Re Petition of Ledgewood on Okemo Condominium Owners Association ("Ledgewood") for Declaratory Ruling and Consumer Complaint re Provision of Water Service to Ledgewood by Okemo Realty, Inc., and Winterplace at Okemo Condominium Owners Association, Inc.

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ORDER ENTERED MAY 6, 2009

 

CPG #NM-624  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of  The Bellwether School for an interconnection net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDER ENTERED MAY 7, 2009

 

CPG #NM-618  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Derek and Kathy Cornell for an interconnected net metered wind turbine

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 8, 2009

 

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

 

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

 

7497  NOTICE OF CANCELLED HEARING AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Petition of Comcast of Connecticut/Georgia/Massachusetts/New Hampshire/New York/North Carolina/Virginia/Vermont, LLC, in re:  investigation into Regional Education Television Network's alleged failure to meet contractual and regulatory obligations as an Access Management

 

7504  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Joint Petition of Village of Orleans Electric Department ("Orleans") and Barton Village, Inc., Electric Department ("Barton") for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing Orleans and Barton to replace 5.5 miles of an existing 46 kV transmission line, that runs from the Barton Tap, located on Route 16 south of Barton Village, to the Heath substation, located on Baird Road in Barton, Vermont, including the relocation of two segments of the line

 

7510  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Public Service Company of New Hampshire for approval of the issuance of $150 Million in long-term debt securities and execution of an interest rate transaction

 

7512  FINAL ORDER APPROVING PETITION of Swanton Village, Inc. Electric Department for Approval of Refinancing Electric Revenue Bonds

 


ORDER ENTERED MAY 11, 2009

 

CPG #NM-629  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Deborah Feiner for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDER ENTERED MAY 12, 2009

 

7440  ORDER RE: MOTIONS TO APPEAR PRO HAC VICE 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

 

7513  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULE In Re Petition of Department of Public Service to impose penalties and other remedial action upon Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. ("VGS"), re: probable violations of Vermont law, pertaining to gas safety, involving 31 separate locations installed, owned, operated and/or maintained by VGS

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 13, 2009

 

CPG #NM-603  AMENDED ORDER AND AMENDED CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD for Steve Webster for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-630  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Dorothy Kyle and Eric Brattstrom for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDER ENTERED MAY 14, 2009

 

7500  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Petition of New England Power Company, d/b/a National Grid, for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the G-33 Transmission Line Refurbishment Project in the towns of Rockingham, Westminster, Putney, Dummerston and Brattleboro, Vermont

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 15, 2009

 

6957  ORDER RE MODIFICATION OF MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING In Re Investigation into Compensation for Failure to Meet Performance Measures under the Service Quality Plan for Verizon Vermont (k/n/a Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, d/b/a FairPoint Communications

 

7469  ORDER IN RESPONSE TO MOTION FOR CLARIFICATION 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

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 18, 2009

 

7270  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE MOTION TO WITHDRAW 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

 

7270  PROCEDURAL ORDER RE MOTION TO WITHDRAW 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

 


ORDER ENTERED MAY 19, 2009

 

7514  PREHEARING CONFERENCE MEMORANDUM AND SCHEDULING ORDER In Re Petition of Central Vermont Public Service Corporation ("CVPS") for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.S.A. Section 248, authorizing the construction of a 50 kW solar array and educational display adjacent to the CVPS Rutland District Service Center on U.S. Route 7 North in Rutland Town, Vermont

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 20, 2009

 

CPG 898-CR  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Choice One Communications of Vermont Inc. to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont, including service to the local exchange

 

CPG #NM-633  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Elizabeth Lyman for an interconnected group net metered photovoltaic electric power system

 

CPG #NM-634  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Linda Guinness for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-635  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Terry and Kirsten Reilly for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-636  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Frieda Wimmelman for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-637  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Hildene Farm for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-638  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of David Arms, Jr. for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-640  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Douglas Goldsmith for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 21, 2009

 

7419  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET In Re Petition of Vermont Transco, LLC, for authority to condemn easement rights in property interests of Stephen M. Roberts, Mary R. Fouts, Chittenden Trust Company, d/b/a Chittenden Bank, and Citizens Bank, f/k/a Albank, FSB, located in Charlotte, Vermont, for the purpose of constructing the 115 kV transmission line portion of the so-called Northwest Reliability Project

 

7428  ORDER CLOSING DOCKET In Re Petition of Great Bay Hydro Corporation for a certificate of public good, pursuant to 30 V.SA. Section 248(j), authorizing the installation of biodiesel generation units and related transmission facilities at the Newport Generating Facility in Newport, Vermont

 

7498  ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT NO. 2 TO INTERCONNECTION AGREEMENT between Telephone Operating Company of Vermont LLC, d/b/a FairPoint Communications, and Omnipoint Communications Inc., d/b/a T-Mobile for Vermont

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 22, 2009

 

CPG #NM-616  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Merrily Lovel for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-631  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of John and Nancy Harrison for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 


ORDERS ENTERED MAY 28, 2009

 

CPG 899-R  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING PETITION of Intelletrace, Inc., to operate as a provider of telecommunications services in Vermont

 

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

 

CPG #NM-641  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Walter Rockwood and Jean Peterson for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-646  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Essex High School for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-647  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Amos Post for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-649  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Brenda L. Waters for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-652  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Catherine L. Wells for an interconnected  net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-653  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Bruce Houle for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system

 

CPG #NM-654  ORDER AND CERTIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOOD APPROVING APPLICATION of Julia Austin and Jeffrey Chapman for an interconnected net metered photovoltaic electrical power system


ORDER ENTERED MAY 29, 2009

 

7032  ORDER RE USE OF MORETOWN LAY-DOWN AREA 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


 

 

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