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February 28, 2012, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
February 28, 2012
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
 
 
RESIDENTIAL SERVICE PROTECTION FUND
CA1. RESIDENTIAL SERVICE PROTECTION FUND (RSPF):Commission Approval of Telecommunication Devices Access Program (TDAP) Advisory Committee Members.
Staff contact: Jon Cray, (503) 373-1400
e-mail: jon.cray@state.or.us
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
CA2. FRONTIER COMMUNICATIONS NORTHWEST INC:
(Advice No. 1010) Introduces Versaline Centrex Service Available to Multi-line Business Customers.
Effective date: March 1, 2012
Staff contact: Inara Scott, (503) 373-7905
e-mail: inara.scott@state.or.us
 
CA3. FRONTIER COMMUNICATIONS NORTHWEST INC:
(Advice No. 1011) Establishes residential and business packages.
Effective date: March 1, 2012
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
CA4. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Advice No. 12-01) Updates charges and credits under Rule H, New Service Attachments and Distribution Line Installations or Alterations.
Effective date: March 15, 2012
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
CA5. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Advice No. 12-03) Revises Schedule 75, Simple Steps Smart Savings Program, and Schedule 73, Home Products Program.
Effective date: March 1, 2012
Staff contact: Brittany Andrus, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: brittany.andrus@state.or.us
CA6. NORTHWEST NATURAL:
(Advice No. 12-1) Revises Schedule A, Billing for City and County Exactions.
Effective date: March 6, 2012
Staff contact: Deborah Garcia, (503) 378-6688
e-mail: deborah.garcia@state.or.us
CA7. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UM 1417(3)) Requests reauthorization to defer revenues associated with the Sales Normalization Adjustment and Lost Revenue Recovery.
Staff contact: Deborah Garcia, (503) 378-6688
e-mail: deborah.garcia@state.or.us
CA8. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UM 1514(1)) Requests reauthorization to defer the incremental costs associated with Automated Demand Response.
Staff contact: Deborah Garcia, (503) 378-6688
e-mail: deborah.garcia@state.or.us
CA9. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UM 1574) Proposes to defer the revenue requirement related to the incremental costs of the Baldock Solar Project.
Staff contact: Deborah Garcia, (503) 378-6688
e-mail: deborah.garcia@state.or.us
 
CA10. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC: 
(Docket No. UM 1301(5)) Requests reauthorization to defer Direct Access Open Enrollment Costs/Benefits.
Staff contact: Deborah Garcia, (503) 378-6688
e-mail: deborah.garcia@state.or.us
OTHER BUSINESS
CA11. 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 Malkasian, (503) 378-6366
e-mail: vikie.malkasian@state.or.us
 
REGULAR AGENDA
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
1. OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
(Docket No. UM 1481) Transparency and accountability recommendation for the non-rural Oregon ILEC subsidiaries of Frontier and CenturyLink.
Staff contact: Roger White, (503) 378-6371
e-mail: roger.white@state.or.us
 
PUBLIC COMMENT