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June 18, 2013, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
June 18, 2013
Main Hearing Room
550 Capitol St. NE, Salem, Oregon 97301-2551
PO Box 1088, Salem, Oregon 97308-1088

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
               (Docket No. UM 1561(6)) Updates the company’s non-firm avoided cost information for the third quarter 2013.
Staff contact: Brittany Andrus, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: brittany.andrus@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1538) Request by SolarCity on behalf of customers Rebecca Fong, John Keiter, and Gary Davis, for a waiver of the 12-month solar photovoltaic system installation requirement pursuant to OAR 860-084-0210(1).
Staff contact: John Crider, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: john.crider@state.or.us
 
CA3.      OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
 
               (Docket No. UM 1538) Request by Solitas Energy LLC, d/b/a/ Crook County Solar 1, LLC, for a waiver of the 12-month solar photovoltaic system installation requirement pursuant to OAR 860-084-0210(1).
Staff contact: John Crider, (503) 373-1536
e-mail:
john.crider@state.or.us
  
REMOVED
CA4.      NORTHWEST NATURAL:
               (Advice No. 13-8) Revises Schedule O, On-the-Bill Repayment Services.
Effective date: July 1, 2013
Staff contact: Juliet Johnson, (503) 378-8714
e-mail: juliet.johnson@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UG 245/Advice No. O13-05-01) Revises Schedule No. 31, Public Purpose Funding, to reflect an increase in the public purpose charge, and modifies the Special Terms and Conditions to revise the distribution percentages.
Effective date: July 1, 2013
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UF 4279) Requests authority to enter into a reimbursement agreement for issuing up to an additional $30 million in letters of credit.
Staff contact: Matt Muldoon, (503) 378-6164
e-mail: matt.muldoon@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1631) Requests Waiver of OAR 860-038-300(10).
Staff contact: Brittany Andrus, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: brittany.andrus@state.or.us
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
               (Advice No. SC13-02) Establishes a Special Contract submitted pursuant to ORS 759.250(5).
Staff contact: Bruce Hellebuyck, (503) 373-7905
e-mail: bruce.hellebuyck@state.or.us
 
               (Advice Nos. C17-2013, C19-2013 and C20-2013) Establishes Special Contracts submitted pursuant to ORS 759.250(5).
Staff contact: Bruce Hellebuyck, (503) 378-7905
e-mail: bruce.hellebuyck@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. OR13-06) Establishes a $4.00 charge for residential and business customers who pay their bill through a live representative.
Effective date: July 1, 2013
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 325) Establishes a $4.00 charge for residential and business customers who pay their bill through a live representative.
Effective date; July 1, 2013
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 1026) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. OR-13-03) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. OR13-02A) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. OR13-01A) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 2116) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 1) Establishes the Intrastate Access Service Tariff for the company and concurring carriers and establishes rates and rate structure for each company consistent with FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 8) Establishes the Intrastate Access Service Tariff for the company and concurring carriers and establishes rates and rate structure for each company consistent with FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 97) Establishes rates and rate structure for access services consistent with FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 134) Establishes rates and rate structure for access services consistent with FCC Order No. 11-161.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 122) Withdraws the company’s PUC OR No. 1 Access Tariff.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 123) Withdraws the company’s PUC OR No. 2 Access Tariff.
Effective date: July 2, 2013
Staff contact: John Reynolds, (503) 378-2985
e-mail: john.reynolds@state.or.us
 
               Request to approve Negotiated Interconnection Agreements and Amendments submitted pursuant to Section 252(e) of the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
Staff contact: Mitch Moore, (503) 378-6635
e-mail: mitch.moore@state.or.us
 
REGULAR AGENDA
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
               (Docket No. UM 1538) Request by Kristin Haywood, for a waiver of certain rules regarding a solar photovoltaic system installation pursuant to OAR 860-084-0000(3).
Staff contact: John Crider, (503) 373-1536
e-mail:
john.crider@state.or.us
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PUBLIC COMMENT