Text Size:   A+ A- A   •   Text Only
Find     
Site Image

February 22, 2011, Public Meeting Agenda
1:00 p.m.
February 22, 2011
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 
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS

CA1. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Docket No. UM 1464(1)) Application for Deferred Accounting of Net Variable Power Cost Variances.
Staff contact: Ed Durrenberger, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: ed.durrenberger@state.or.us
 
REMOVED
CA2.  IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Advice No. 11-02) Proposes revision to Rule H - New Service Attachments and Distribution Line Installation or Alterations, to reflect changes to charges and credits for new service attachments or alterations.
Effective date: March 15, 2011
Staff contact: Ed Durrenberger, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: ed.durrenberger@state.or.us
 
REMOVED
CA3.  PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Advice No. 11-001) Proposes revisions to the line extension allowance for residential service Rule 13 in compliance with Order No. 10-473.
Effective date: March 1, 2011
Staff contact: Ed Durrenberger, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: ed.durrenberger@state.or.us
 
CA4. CASCADE NATURAL GAS
Accept the 2011 Budget of Expenditures.
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
 
CA5. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC
Accept the 2011 Budget of Expenditures.
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
 
CA6. AVISTA CORPORATION:
(Docket No. UI 306) Application to enter into a property lease with Steam Plant Square, LLC, an Affiliated Interest.
Staff Contact: Juliet Johnson (503) 378-3714
e-mail: Juliet.Johnson@state.or.us
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS

CA7. UNITED TELEPHONE COMPANY OF THE NORTHWEST:
(Advice No. OR11-01) Establishes a simplified rate structure for Integrated Services Digital Network-Primary Rate Interface (ISDN-PRI).
Effective date: February 23, 2011
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
 
OTHER BUSINESS

CA8. OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
(Docket No. UM 1012) Requests an order to establish the annual fee level for electric, gas, water, and wastewater utilities at 2.5 mills per dollar (.25 percent).
Staff contact: Vikie Bailey-Goggins, (503) 378-6366
e-mail: vikie.bailey-goggins@state.or.us
 
REGULAR AGENDA
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS

1. OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
(Docket No. UM 1519) Consider appropriate modifications to the Energy Efficiency and Sustain-ability Technology Act of 2009 (EEAST Legislation) to recommend to the Legislative Assembly.
Staff contact: Maury Galbraith, (503) 378-8718
e-mail: maury.galbraith@state.or.us
 
PUBLIC COMMENT