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September 21, 2010, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
September 21, 2010
Main Hearing Room
550 Capitol St. NE, Salem, Oregon 97301-2551
PO Box 2148, Salem, Oregon 97308-2148


 
The Commission receives general public 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  
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
CA1. QWEST CORPORATION:
(Advice No. C22-2010) Establishes special contract arrangements between Qwest and a confidential customer.
Effective date: October 5, 2010
Staff contact: Marlene Gorsuch, (503) 373-7905
e-mail: marlene.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
CA2. VERIZON NORTHWEST INC:
(Advice No. SC10-05) Establishes special contract arrangements between Verizon and a confidential customer.
Effective date: September 30, 2010
Staff contact: Marlene Gorsuch, (503) 373-7905
e-mail: marlene.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
CA3. 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
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
REMOVED 
CA4.  PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Advice No. 10-11) Revises Schedules 91 and 591, Street and Highway Lighting Standard Service, and Schedule 800, Service Maps, to reflect recent changes and provide clarification.
Effective date: September 22, 2010
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
CA5. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UM 1269(4)) Requests reauthorization to defer costs associated with Stable Rate Option.
Staff contact: Carla Bird, (503) 378-6629
e-mail: carla.bird@state.or.us
 
CA6. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Advice No. 10-18) Establishes the 3-month balance of year Short-Term Transition Adjustment rates under Schedule 128 for October 2010 quarterly election window.
Effective date: October 1, 2010
Staff contact: Ed Durrenberger, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: ed.durrenberger@state.or.us
CA7. NORTHWEST NATURAL:
(Advice No. 10-11) Revises Schedule 320, Oregon Low-Income Energy Efficiency Program (OLIEE).
Effective date: October 1, 2010
Staff contact: Moshrek Sobhy, (503) 378-6117
e-mail: moshrek.sobhy@state.or.us
CA8. NORTHWEST NATURAL:
(Advice No. 10-12) Revises Schedule 301, Public Purposes Funding Surcharge.
Effective date: October 1, 2010
Staff contact: Moshrek Sobhy, (503) 378-6117
e-mail: moshrek.sobhy@state.or.us
CA9. AVISTA CORPORATION:
(Docket No. UF 4265) Application requesting authorization to enter into one or more credit facilities of up to $600 million with terms of up to five years.
Staff contact: Jorge Ordonez, (503) 378-4269
e-mail: jorge.ordonez@state.or.us
 
REGULAR AGENDA
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
1. OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
(Docket No. UM 1477) 2010 Annual Recertification of Eligible Telecommunication Carriers.
Staff contact: Celeste Hari, (503) 378-6628
e-mail: celeste.hari@state.or.us
Staff contact: Mitch Moore, (503) 378-6635
e-mail: mitch.moore@state.or.us
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
2. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Advice No. 10-12) Withdraws Schedule 12, Residential Critical Peak Pricing Pilot.
Effective date: September 22, 2010
Staff contact: George Compton, (503) 378-6123
e-mail: george.compton@state.or.us
3. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UE 205/Advice No. 10-16) Extends for a second year and modifies an optional demand response pilot program to qualifying Large Nonresidential customers.
Effective date: September 22, 2010
Staff contact: George Compton, (503) 378-6123
e-mail: george.compton@state.or.us
4. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC: 
(Advice No. 10-17) Adjusts Schedule 205, Volumetric Incentive Rates for Small- and Medium-Scale Solar Photovoltaic Energy Systems.
Effective date: September 22, 2010
Staff contact: Kelcey Brown, (503) 378-6667
e-mail: kelcey.brown@state.or.us
5. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Advice No. 10-017) Adjusts Schedules 136 and 137, Volumetric Incentive Rates for Small- and Medium-Scale Solar Photovoltaic Energy Systems.
Effective date: October 1, 2010
Staff contact: Kelcey Brown, (503) 378-6667
e-mail: kelcey.brown@state.or.us
WATER
REMOVED 
6.  SOUTH VALLEY BANK & TRUST:
(Docket No. UP 261) Requests termination of water service to customers.
Staff contact: Kathy Miller, (503) 373-1003
e-mail: kathy.miller@state.or.us
 
PUBLIC COMMENT