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June 23, 2015, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
June 23, 2015
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 Audio
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
CA1.     PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. ADV 37/Advice No. 15-13) Updates Schedule 105, Regulatory Adjustments.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Suparna Bhattacharya, (503) 378-6436
e-mail: suparna.bhattacharya@state.or.us
 
CA2.     IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Docket No. UM 1710) Request for Cost-Effective Exceptions for Specific Demand-Side Management Electric Measures and Programs.
Staff contact: Michael Breish, (503) 373-1583
e-mail: michael.breish@state.or.us
 
CA3.     IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Docket No. ADV 38/Advice No. 15-07) Requests Modifications to Schedule 72 – Heating and Cooling Efficiency Program – and Cancellation of Schedule 71 – Ductless Heat Pump Pilot Program.
Effective date: June 29, 2015
Staff contact: Michael Breish, (503) 373-1583
e-mail: michael.breish@state.or.us
 
CA4.     PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. ADV 50/Advice No. 15-15) Revises Schedule 341 Energy Efficiency Upgrade Voluntary On-Bill Repayment Service.
Effective date: July 8, 2015
Staff contact: Elaine Prause, (503) 378-6629
e-mail: elaine.prause@state.or.us
 
CA5.     PACIFIC POWER:
(Docket No. UE 219) No Change to Schedule 199, Klamath Dam Removal Surcharges.
Staff contact: Suparna Bhattacharya, (503) 378-6436
e-mail: suparna.bhattacharya@state.or.us
 
CA6.     PACIFIC POWER:
(Docket No. ADV 47/Advice No. 15-008) Performs housekeeping to correct discrepancies in various tariff sheets.
Effective date: June 24, 2015
Staff contact: George Compton, (503) 378-6123
e-mail: george.compton@state.or.us
 
CA7.     PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UP 324) Requests approval of the sale of 1.2 MW of solar electric systems to Banc of America Leasing & Capital LLC as part of a sale/leaseback transaction.
Staff contact: Judy Johnson, (503) 378-6636
e-mail: judy.johnson@state.or.us
 
CA8.     PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. ADV 48/Advice No. 15-14) Requests recovery of projected increases in the Customer-Owned Solar Payment Option.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Judy Johnson, (503) 378-6636
e-mail: judy.johnson@state.or.us
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
CA9.     FRONTIER COMMUNICATIONS NORTHWEST INC:
(Docket No. ADV 46/Advice No. 1044) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order
No. 11-161, further orders in FCC WC Docket No. 10-90, FCC Order
No. DA 15-368, adopted March 27, 2015, and FCC Order No.
DA 15-458, adopted April 14, 2015.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA10.   CITIZENS TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF OREGON:
(Docket No. ADV 45/Advice No. OR-15-03) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order
No. 11-161, further orders in FCC WC Docket No. 10-90, FCC Order
No. DA 15-368, adopted March 27, 2015, and FCC Order No.
DA 15-458, adopted April 14, 2015.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA11.   QWEST CORPORATION:
(Docket No. ADV 43/Advice No. 2126) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order
No. 11-161, further orders in FCC WC Docket No. 10-90, FCC Order
No. DA 15-368, adopted March 27, 2015, and FCC Order No.
DA 15-458, adopted April 14, 2015.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA12.   CENTURYTEL OF OREGON:
(Docket No. ADV 42/Advice No. OR15-02A) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order
No. 11-161, further orders in FCC WC Docket No. 10-90, FCC Order
No. DA 15-368, adopted March 27, 2015, and FCC Order No.
DA 15-458, adopted April 14, 2015.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA13.   UNITED TELEPHONE COMPANY OF THE NORTHWEST:
(Docket No. ADV 44/Advice No. OR15-03A) Revises tariff language and rates for Intrastate Access Service as required by FCC Order
No. 11-161, further orders in FCC WC Docket No. 10-90, FCC Order
No. DA 15-368, adopted March 27, 2015, and FCC Order No.
DA 15-458, adopted April 14, 2015.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Armando Fimbres, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: armando.fimbres@state.or.us
 
CA14.   UNITED TELEPHONE COMPANY OF THE NORTHWEST:
(Docket No. ADV 52/Advice No. OR 15-03) Adds Home Phone II back into the Tariff, which was inadvertently omitted in Advice No. OR15-01.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
 
CA15.   CENTURYTEL OF OREGON INC.:
(Docket No. ADV 51/Advice No. 341) Revises the Home Phone II package to include an additional qualifying long distance plan.
Effective date: July 1, 2015
Staff contact: Stephanie Yamada, (503)378-5201
e-mail: stephanie.yamada@state.or.us
 
WATER
CA16.   AVION WATER COMPANY:
(Docket No. UP 319) Request for Authorization to Purchase Desert Springs Water Company.
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
 
 
REGULAR AGENDA
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
1.          PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UM 1708) Application for Deferral of Expenses Associated with Two Residential Demand Response Pilots.
Audio
Staff contact: Jason Salmi-Klotz, (503) 378-6667 
e-mail: jason.klotz@state.or.us
 
2.          PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UM 1728) Updates Qualifying Facilities Avoided Cost Payments, Schedule 201.
Audio​
Staff contact: Brittany Andrus, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: brittany.andrus@state.or.us
 
3.          PACIFIC POWER:
(Docket No. UM 1729) Updates Qualifying Facilities Avoided Cost Payments, Schedule 37.
Staff contact: Brittany Andrus, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: brittany.andrus@state.or.us
Audio for Items 3 & 4
 
4.          IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Docket No. UM 1730) Updates Qualifying Facilities Avoided Cost Payments, Schedule 85.
Staff contact: Brittany Andrus, (503) 378-6116
e-mail: brittany.andrus@state.or.us
 
PUBLIC COMMENT   Audio
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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