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December 22, 2009, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
December 22, 2009
Main Hearing Room
550 Capitol St. NE, Salem, Oregon 97301-2551
PO Box 2148, Salem, Oregon 97308-2148


 
The Commission receives generalpublic comment at the beginning and at the end of the meeting.  The Commission will accept public comment on individual agenda items immediately following each staff presentation.  Persons unable to attend the meeting may submit written comments.  To be considered, written comments must be received prior to the meeting and should clearly reference the Agenda Item.  Comments may be submitted by mail at the above addresses, fax (503-378-5505), or emailed to puc.commission@state.or.us.
 
Staff has informed the Commission that the items appearing on the following Consent Agenda are routine and not disputed by the company or parties usually participating in PUC proceedings.  No member of the public has expressed interest in these items.  The Commission will consider the Consent Agenda as a single action item at the beginning of the public meeting.  If a member of the public requests to be heard on one of these items, the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered separately.
 
The staff analysis and recommendations on agenda items are available on the PUC’s Web site (http://www.puc.state.or.us) or by request from the Commission office.  Copies will also be available at the meeting.  Staff memoranda are generally available on the Thursday prior to the public meeting.
 
 
PUBLIC COMMENT
 
CONSENT AGENDA  
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
CA1. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Advice No. 09-22) Revises Schedules 77, 105 and 130 to adjust for annual updates, withdraws Schedule 120 and updates the table of contents to reflect these changes.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
CA2. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Advice No. 09-13) Revises language in Schedules 9 and 19 associated with the calculation of costs in the application of facilities charges.
Effective date: January 4, 2010
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
CA3. NORTHWEST NATURAL:
(Advice No. 09-16) Updates Schedule A, Billing for City and County Exactions, to reflect annual rate adjustment.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
CA4. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UE 208/Advice No. 09-21) Revises Schedules 125 and 128, to reflect the final 2010 Net Variable Power Costs updated in the Annual Power Cost Update, pursuant to Order No 09-433.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Ed Durrenberger, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: ed.durrenberger@state.or.us
CA5. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UE 211 /Advice No. 09-23) Revises Schedule 126, the Annual Power Cost Variance Mechanism, pursuant to Order No. 09-434.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Ed Durrenberger, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: ed.durrenberger@state.or.us
 
CA6. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Docket No. UE 207/Advice No. 09-014) Revises Schedule 200, Cost-Based Supply Service, Schedule 220, Standard Offer Supply Service, Schedule 230, Emergency Supply Service, Schedule 294, Transition Adjustment, and Schedule 295, Transition Adjustment One-Time Multi-Year Cost of Service Opt-Out, authorized by Commission Order No. 09-432, 2010 Transition Adjustment Mechanism.
Effective date:  January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Kelcey Brown, (503) 378-6667
e-mail: kelcey.brown@state.or.us
CA7. PACIFICORP dba PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Docket No. UI 255(1) Supplemental Application for approval of a restated agreement to purchase firm transportation service from Kern River Gas Transmission Company, an affiliated interest.
Staff contact: Marion Anderson, (503) 378-4362
e-mail: marion.anderson@state.or.us
CA8. PACIFICORP dba PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Docket No. UI 288) Application for approval of a licensing agreement with BNSF Railway Company, an affiliated interest.
Staff contact: Marion Anderson, (503) 378-4362
e-mail: marion.anderson@state.or.us
CA9. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Advice No. 09-015) Revises Schedule 203 – Renewable Resource Deferral Adjustment, to amortize balances related to renewable resource deferrals authorized by Order No. 09-072.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Deborah Garcia, (503) 378-6688
e-mail: deborah.garcia@state.or.us
CA10. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Advice No. 09-14) Revises Schedule 83, Building Efficiency Program.
Effective date: January 4, 2010
Staff contact: Linnea Wittekind, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: linnea.wittekind@state.or.us
CA11. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Advice No. 09-15) Revises Schedule 87, Manufactured Housing Energy Efficiency Programs.
Effective date: December 28, 2009
Staff contact: Linnea Wittekind, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: linnea.wittekind@state.or.us
CA12. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Advice No. 09-16) Revises Schedule 71, Ductless Heat Pump Pilot Program.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Linnea Wittekind, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: linnea.wittekind@state.or.us
CA13. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UE 209/Advice No. 09-25) Updates Revenue Requirement associated with Renewable Resources Automatic Adjustment Clause.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Carla Owings, (503) 378-6629
e-mail: carla.m.owings@state.or.us
Staff contact: Ed Durrenberger, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: ed.durrenberger@state.or.us
CA14. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UM 1294(3)) Reauthorizes Deferred Accounting for Annual Power Cost Variance.
Staff contact: Carla Owings, (503) 378-6629
e-mail: carla.m.owings@state.or.us
CA15. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Advice No. 09-17) Revises Schedule 23, Irrigation Peak Rewards Program, and Schedule 27, Irrigation Efficiency Rewards Program.
Effective date: January 4, 2010
Staff contact: Moshrek Sobhy, (503) 378-6117
e-mail: moshrek.sobhy@state.or.us
 
CA16. CASCADE NATURAL GAS
Accept the 2010 Budget of Expenditures.
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
CA17. QWEST CORPORATION:
(Advice No. C37-2009) Establishes special contract arrangements between Qwest and a confidential customer for Qwest business line services.
Effective date: December 23, 2009
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
CA18. QWEST CORPORATION:
(Advice No. C38-2009) Establishes special contract arrangements between Qwest and a confidential customer for Qwest business line services.
Effective date: December 30, 2009
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
 
CA19. UNITED TELEPHONE COMPANY OF THE NORTHWEST:
(Advice No. OR09-15) Clarifies that flat rate extended area service (EAS) is the only EAS option available with Solutions bundled services.
Effective date: December 23, 2009
Staff contact: David Sloan, (503) 378-6113
e-mail: david.sloan@state.or.us
CA20. OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
Request to approve Negotiated Interconnection Agreements and Amendments submitted pursuant to Section 252(e) of the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
Staff contact: Celeste Hari, (503) 378-6628
e-mail: celeste.hari@state.or.us
WATER
CA21. CHARBONNEAU WATER COMPANY LLC:
(Advice No. 09-24) Requests approval to pass through a city franchise fee on 2009 irrigation water sales.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Kathy Miller, (503) 373-1003
e-mail: kathy.miller@state.or.us
 
REGULAR AGENDA
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS

1. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Advice No. 09-24) Requests approval for incremental energy efficiency funds.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact:  Theresa Gibney, (503) 378-6360
e-mail: theresa.gibney@state.or.us
Staff contact: Carla Owings, (503) 378-6629
e-mail: carla.m.owings@state.or.us
 
2. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Advice No. 09-017) Requests approval for incremental energy efficiency funds.
Effective date: January 1, 2020
Staff contact: Theresa Gibney, (503) 378-6360
e-mail: theresa.gibney@state.or.us
 
3. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Advice No. 09-016) Revises Schedules 211 and 213, Blue Sky Usage and Habitat Options.
Effective date: January 1, 2010
Staff contact: Theresa Gibney, (503) 378-6360
e-mail: theresa.gibney@state.or.us
 
PUBLIC COMMENT