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June 24, 2014, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
June 24, 2014
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 
 
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
CA1.     FRONTIER COMMUNICATIONS NORTHWEST INC:
(Advice No. 1038) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161 and subsequent order (DA 14-434) adopted March 31, 2104.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
             (Advice No. OR-14-04) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161 and subsequent order (DA 14-434) adopted March 31, 2014.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA3.     QWEST CORPORATION:
(Advice No. 2120) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161 and subsequent order (DA 14-434) adopted March 31, 2014.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
             (Advice No. OR14-01A) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161 and subsequent order (DA 14-434) adopted March 31, 2014.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA5.     UNITED TELEPHONE COMPANY OF THE NORTHWEST:
(Advice No. OR14-02A) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order No. 11-161 and subsequent order (DA 14-434) adopted March 31, 2014.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA6.     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: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail:
armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA7.     CENTURYTEL OF OREGON:
(Advice No. 333) Revises a current Competitive Response offer for businesses.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Stephanie Maeda, (503) 378-5201
e-mail: stephanie.maeda@state.or.us
 
CA8.     UNITED TELEPHONE COMPANY OF THE NORTHWEST:
(Advice No. OR14-03) Revises a current Competitive Response offer for businesses.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Stephanie Maeda, (503) 378-5201
e-mail: stephanie.maeda@state.or.us
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
CA9.     PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Advice No. 14-08) Updates the Energy Efficiency Adjustment through Schedule 109.
Staff contact: Juliet Johnson, (503) 378-8714
e-mail: juliet.johnson@state.or.us
 
CA10.    PACIFIC POWER:
(Advice No. 14-009) Adjustment to Schedule 297 - Energy Conservation Charge.
Staff contact: Juliet Johnson, (503) 378-8714
e-mail: juliet.johnson@state.or.us
 
CA11.    OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
(Docket No. UM 1538) Request by Solar Universe for a waiver of the requirement to file an interconnection application within two months for a solar photovoltaic system installation under the Solar Photovoltaic Pilot Program, pursuant to OAR 860-084-0210(1).
Staff contact: Adam Bless, (503) 378-6638
e-mail:
adam.belss@state.or.us
 
WATER
CA12.    ALSEA PROPERTIES, INC. DBA WESTWOOD VILLAGE WATER SYSTEM:
(Docket No. UP 300) Requests approval to sell water system.
Staff contact: Laurel Anderson, (503) 373-7133
e-mail: laurel.anderson@state.or.us
 
RULEMAKING
CA13.    OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS DIVISION:
(Docket No. AR 579) Adopt permanent rule amendments regarding the adjustment of utility bills.
AHD contact: Diane Davis, (503) 378-4372
e-mail: diane
.dave@state.or.us
 
REGULAR AGENDA
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
1.          PACIFIC POWER:
(Docket No. UM 1620) Requests waiver of Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR) 860-021-0326(1), duplicate disconnect notice requirement when the billing address differs from the service address.
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
2.          NORTHWEST NATURAL:
(Docket No. UM 1614) Requests waiver of Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR) 860-021-0326(1), duplicate disconnect notice requirement when the billing address differs from the service address.
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
3.          IDAHO POWER:
(Docket No. UM 1612) Requests waiver of Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR) 860-021-0326(1), duplicate disconnect notice requirement when the billing address differs from the service address.
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail:
lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
4.          OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
(Docket No. UM 1286(3)) Modifications to Purchased Gas Adjustment (PGA) Filing and Portfolio Guidelines.
Staff contact: Lisa Gorsuch, (503) 378-3778
e-mail:
lisa.gorsuch@state.or.us
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
(Advice No. OR14-04) Increases the effective rate of three business packages that include Voicemail service.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
 
(Advice No. 334) Increases the effective rate of three business packages that include Voicemail service.
Effective date: July 1, 2014
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
 
 
 
PUBLIC COMMENT