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Commission Meeting August 8, 2012

Minutes of the Commission Meeting
Legal Department
(614) 466-7702

 

August 8, 2012 - 1:30 p.m.
Published August 2, 2012

Present:

Todd A. Snitchler, Chairman
Cheryl L. Roberto, Commissioner
Steven D. Lesser, Commissioner
Andre T. Porter, Commissioner
Lynn Slaby, Commissioner
Gregory Price, Electric Section, Legal Department
Christine Pirik, Gas Section, Legal Department
Jeff Jones, Telephone and Water Sections, Legal Department
Scott Farkas, Transportation Section, Legal Department
Vesta Miller, Legal Department


This meeting was convened pursuant to the regular agenda issued on August 2, 2012, for the week of August 6, 2012.


The minutes of the August 1, 2012, Commission Meeting were approved by the Commissioners.


The Commission met for the purpose of considering the following cases and to act upon the proposed Entries and Orders.

 

Signing Session: August 8, 2012, at 1:30 p.m.

All Utilities:    
11-4910-AU-ORD Implementation of Section 4911.021, Revised Code
(Entry considering requests for waivers by Water and Sewer LLC and Woodbran Realty Corporation)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.

(12-03-GE-RPT
(12-04-HC-RPT
(12-05-TP-RPT
(12-07-WS-RPT
(12-08-RR-RPT
(12-09-AU-RPT
Annual Reports for Calendar Year 2011 by:
Certified Retail Electric and Natural Gas Service Providers, and Aggregators
Regulated Heating and Cooling Companies
Competitive and Wireless Telecommunications Service Providers
Waterworks and Sewage Disposal Companies
Intrastate Railroads
Regulated Toll Bridge and Water Transportation Companies
(Entry considering sanctions against reporting entities who have failed to timely file annual reports for 2011)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
Electric:    
   Rehearing:    
11-898-HT-CSS The K&D Group, Inc. and Reserve Apartments, LTD v. Cleveland Thermal Steam Distribution, LLC
(Entry considering application for rehearing)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
   Tariff:    
11-4393-EL-RDR Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
(Proposed opinion and order)
(rescheduled from 8/1)
Rescheduled to appear on August 15, 2012 agenda.
   Others:    
(11-346-EL-SSO
(11-348-EL-SSO
(11-349-EL-AAM
(11-350-EL-AAM
Ohio Power Company
Ohio Power Company
Ohio Power Company
Ohio Power Company
(Proposed opinion and order considering an electric security plan)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-1.  Commissioner Roberto voted "no" and filed a separate dissenting opinion.  Commissioner Slaby filed a separate concurring opinion.
11-3875-EL-CSS David Poole v. Ohio Edison Company
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-743-EL-AGG Northeastern Ohio Residential Aggregation, Ltd.
(Finding and order considering application)
(rescheduled from 8/1)
Rescheduled to appear on August 15, 2012 agenda.
12-1772-EL-CSS Donald and Margaret Quallen v. Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.

 

 

 

   
10-834-EL-POR Pilot Program for Mercantile Customer Applications for Integration of Energy Efficiency or Peak-Demand Reduction Programs
(Finding and order considering extension of the Energy Efficiency Credits (EEC) pilot program and mercantile customer reporting requirements for EEC applications which are granted rider exemptions for periods beyond 24 months)
Stricken from the August 8, 2012 agenda.
Gas:    
11-206-GA-GCR Brainard Gas Corporation
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
Water:    
11-4509-ST-AIR Water and Sewer LLC
(Opinion and order considering application to increase rates for sewer service)
Rescheduled to appear on August 15, 2012 agenda.
Transportation:    
12-425-TR-CVF Rusty Herbert
(Proposed opinion and order concerning civil forfeiture)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-754-TR-CVF Brajo Inc.
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-1170-TR-CVF Taylor Transportation Services, Inc.
(Finding and order considering request for a default judgment)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-1810-TR-CVF Paul M. DeAmicis
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
     

A recess was held from 1:40 to approximately 1:50 p.m.


 Presentation:

A presentation was given by Swapnil Shah of FirstFuel, regarding analytic driven approaches to achieving energy efficiency in the commercial sector.


There being no further business, the Commission Meeting adjourned at approximately 2:22 p.m.

 

 

 

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Chair Secretary