Subscribe to email notifications Follow the PUCO on Facebook Follow the PUCO on Twitter

Commission Minutes July 2, 2012

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

 

July 2, 2012 - 1:30 p.m.


 

Present:

Todd A. Snitchler, Chairman
Cheryl L. Roberto, Commissioner
Steven D. Lesser, Commissioner
Andre T. Porter, Commissioner
Lynn Slaby, Commissioner
Elizabeth Stevens, Legal Director
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 June 27, 2012, for the week of July 2, 2012.


The minutes of the June 20, 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: July 2, 2012, at 1:30 p.m.

Electric:    
   Rehearing:    
(09-872-EL-FAC
(09-873-EL-FAC
Columbus Southern Power Company
Ohio Power Company
(Entry considering application for rehearing)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
   Tariff:    
12-1312-EL-ATA Ohio Edison Company, The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, and The Toledo Edison Company
(Finding and order considering proposed tariffs)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
   Others:    
10-2929-EL-UNC Ohio Power Company and Columbus Southern Power Company
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-1.  Commissioner Roberto filed a separate concurring and dissenting opinion.  Commissioners Porter and Slaby filed a separate concurring opinion.
12-817-EL-RDR Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-1294-EL-AIS AEP Ohio Transmission Company
(Finding and order considering issuance of debt)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
(12-1682-EL-AIR
(12-1683-EL-ATA
(12-1684-EL-AAM
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
(Entry considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
Gas:    
   Tariff:    
12-319-GA-UEX The East Ohio Gas Company d/b/a/ Dominion East Ohio
(Finding and order considering adjustment to rider)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
   Others:    
11-5590-GA-ORD In the Matter of the Commission's Review of the Alternative Rate Plan and Exemption Rules Contained in Chapter 4901:1-19 of the Ohio Administrative Code
(Entry seeking comments on proposed rule changes)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-218-GA-GCR Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
(Entry considering gas cost recovery management performance audit)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
(12-925-GA-ORD
(12-1924-EL-ORD
In the Matter of the Commission's Review of its Rules for Competitive Retail Natural Gas and Electric Service
(Procedural entry)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-1640-GA-CSS Gertz Building Company v. Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc.
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
(12-1685-GA-AIR
(12-1686-GA-ATA
(12-1687-GA-ALT
(12-1688-GA-AAM
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
(Entry considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-1694-GA-PIP The East Ohio Gas Company d/b/a Dominion East Ohio
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
Telephone:    
   Tariffs:    
12-1862-TP-ATA Conneaut Telephone Company
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-1892-TP-ATA McClure Telephone Company
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
(12-1928-TP-ATA
(12-1929-TP-ATA
(12-1930-TP-ATA
Germantown Independent Telephone Company
Orwell Telephone Company
Columbus Grove Telephone Company
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
   Other:    
11-3963-TP-UNC Cricket Communications, Inc.
(Finding and order considering application seeking designation as an eligible telecommunications carrier)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
Transportation:    
11-5330-TR-CVF OPC Polymers
(Proposed opinion and order)
(rescheduled from 6/20)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 3-2.  Commissioners Roberto and Slaby filed a separate dissenting opinion.
12-517-TR-CVF Robert Walker
(Finding and order considering proposed settlement agreement)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-1002-RR-RCP Ohio Flasher LED Upgrade Program
(Finding and order considering grade crossing improvement project)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
12-1866-RR-FED CSX Transportation/Huron County
(Finding and order considering grade crossing improvement project)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.

 


There being no further business, the Commission Meeting adjourned at approximately 1:46 p.m.  

 

 

 

____________________________________________ _____________________________________________
Chair Secretary