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November 26, 2013, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
November 26, 2013
Main Hearing Room
3930 Fairview Industrial Drive SE, Salem, Oregon 97302-1166
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
 
REMOVED
CA1.      PACIFIC POWER:
               (Docket No. UM 1666) Requests a limited waiver of OAR 860-021-0405(5), Disconnection of Gas or Electric Service to Tenants.
Staff contact: Brittany Andrus, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: brittany.andrus@state.or.us
 
CA2.      PACIFIC POWER:
               (Advice No. 13-013) Revises Rule 11, Discontinuance of Service for Nonpayment.
Effective date: November 27, 2013
Staff contact: Brittany Andrus, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: brittany.andrus@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UE 278/Advice No. 2013-S6) Revises and renews a special contract arrangement between PGE and Upper Columbia Mill, LLC, for delivery of steam.
Effective with meter readings on and after November 30, 2013
Staff contact: John Crider, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: john.crider@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 13-20) Revises terms of Schedule 200 (Distributed Standby Generation) to comply with changes to the Code of Federal Regulations.
Effective date: November 27, 2013
Staff contact: John Crider, (503) 373-1536
e-mail: john.crider@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UE 277/Advice No. 13-11) Requests Amortization of Certain Deferred Excess Net Power Supply Costs.
Effective date: December 1, 2013
Staff contact: Judy Johnson, (503) 378-6636
e-mail: judy.johnson@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UE 275) Requests authorization to defer costs associated with Four Capital Projects.
Staff contact: Linnea Wittekind, (503) 373-7946
e-mail: linnea.wittekind@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 13-10) Introduces Schedule 144, Capital Projects Adjustment.
Effective date: January 1, 2014
Staff contact: Linnea Wittekind, (503) 373-7946
e-mail: linnea.wittekind@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1496(3)) Requests reauthorization to defer certain expenses or revenues.
Staff contact: Linnea Wittekind, (503) 373-7946
e-mail: linnea.wittekind@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 13-21) Requests extension of Oregon Electric Vehicle Highway Pilot to assist federally funded Electric Vehicle Service Providers with the installation of publicly available electric vehicle charging stations.
Effective date: November 27, 2013
Staff contact: Adam Bless, (503) 378-6638
e-mail: adam.bless@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1538) Request by PGPV LLC for a waiver of the 12-month solar photovoltaic system installation requirement for its 300 kW Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Project,  pursuant to OAR 860-084-0210(1).
Staff contact: Adam Bless, (503) 378-6638
e-mail: adam.bless@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1538) Request by PGPV LLC for a waiver of the 12-month solar photovoltaic system installation requirement for its 100 kW Modoc project, pursuant to OAR 860-084-0210(1).
Staff contact: Adam Bless, (503) 378-6638
e-mail: adam.bless@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1538) Request by PGPV LLC for a waiver of the 12-month solar photovoltaic system installation requirement for its 100 kW Highway 97 project, pursuant to OAR 860-084-0210(1).
Staff contact: Adam Bless, (503) 378-6638
e-mail: adam.bless@state.or.us
 
MOVED TO REGULAR AGENDA
CA13.    OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
               (Docket No. UM 1538) Request by PGPV LLC for a waiver of the 12-month solar photovoltaic system installation requirement for its Shasta Way Project, pursuant to OAR 860-084-0210(1).
Staff contact: Adam Bless, (503) 378-6638
e-mail: adam.bless@state.or.us
 
               (Advice No. 13-23) Revises Schedule 320, Oregon Low-Income Energy Efficiency (OLIEE) Program to increase accessibility to qualifying customers.
Effective date: November 27, 2013
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1631) Request waiver of OAR 860-027-0005, 860-027-0015, and 860-027-0070(1).
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1631) Request waiver of OAR 860-027-0005, 860-027-0015, 860-027-0045(3), and 860-027-0070(1).
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1631) Request waiver of OAR 860-027-0005 and 860-027-0015.
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1631) Request waiver of OAR 860-027-0005 and 860-027-0015.
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1631) Request waiver of OAR 860-027-0005.
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
 
               (Docket No. UM 1631) Request waiver of OAR 860-027-0005 and 860-027-0015.
Staff contact: Paul Rossow, (503) 378-6917
e-mail: paul.rossow@state.or.us
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
 
CA21.    QWEST CORPORATION:
               (Docket No. UM 1672) Petition to Abandon its Business Complete-A-Call service.
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@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: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
WATER
               (Advice No. 13-11) Makes housekeeping changes and adds clarifying language to the company’s tariff, PUC No. 2, Schedules 1-6.
Effective date: November 27, 2013
Staff contact: Celeste Hari, (503) 378-6628
e-mail: celeste.hari@state.or.us
 
OTHER BUSINESS
               (Docket No. UM 779) Commission determination of late-payment rate and interest accrued on customer deposits.
Staff contact: Ming Peng, (503) 373-1123
e-mail: ming.peng@state.or.us
 
 
REGULAR AGENDA
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
 
MOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA
               (Docket No. UM 1538) Request by PGPV LLC for a waiver of the 12-month solar photovoltaic system installation requirement for its Shasta Way Project, pursuant to OAR 860-084-0210(1).
Staff contact: Adam Bless, (503) 378-6638
e-mail: adam.bless@state.or.us
 
              Presentation of 2013 Third Quarter Report. Informational only.
Staff contact: Juliet Johnson, (503) 378-8714
e-mail: juliet.johnson@state.or.us
 
2.            ENERGY TRUST OF OREGON:
               Presentation of Draft 2014 Budget and Draft 2014-15 Action Plan. Informational only.
               Staff contact: Juliet Johnson, (503) 378-8714
               e-mail: juliet.johnson@state.or.us
 
               Requests Commission approval of comments on the Draft 2014 Budget and Draft 2014-15 Action Plan for the Energy Trust of Oregon.
Staff contact: Juliet Johnson, (503) 378-8714
e-mail: juliet.johnson@state.or.us
 
 
 
PUBLIC COMMENT