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Commission Minutes December 4, 2013

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

 

December 4, 2013 - 1:30 p.m.

 

Present:

Todd A. Snitchler, Chairman
Steven D. Lesser, Commissioner
M. Beth Trombold, Commissioner
Asim Z. Haque, Commissioner
Angela Hawkins, 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 November 26, 2013, for the week of December 2, 2013.


The minutes of the November 13, 2013, 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: December 4, 2013, at 1:30 p.m.

Electric:    
   Rehearing:    
10-3126-EL-UNC In the Matter of Aligning Electric Distribution Utility Rate Structure with Ohio's Public Policies to Promote Competition, Energy Efficiency, and Distributed Generation
(Entry considering application for rehearing)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
   Tariffs:    
11-531-EL-ATA Columbus Southern Power Company and Ohio Power Company
(Entry considering request to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1406-EL-RDR Ohio Power Company
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-2100-EL-RDR The Ohio Edison Company, The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, and The Toledo Edison Company
(Entry selecting independent auditor)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
   Others:    
(11-5906-EL-FAC
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(12-3133-EL-FAC
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(13-572-EL-FAC
(13-1286-EL-FAC
(13-1892-EL-FAC
Columbus Southern Power Company and Ohio Power Company
Columbus Southern Power Company and Ohio Power Company
American Electric Power Company
Ohio Power Company
Ohio Power Company
(Entry selecting independent auditor)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
12-1126-EL-UNC Ohio Power Company
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
12-1215-EL-ACP MidAmerican Energy Company
(Finding and order considering alternative energy portfolio status report)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
12-2730-EL-REN Glen Ferris Development
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
(12-2817-EL-ORD
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(12-2818-EL-ORD
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(12-3160-EL-ORD
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In the Matter of the Commission's Review of Chapter 4901:1-20, Ohio Administrative Code, Regarding Transition Plans for Electric Utilities
In the Matter of the Commission's Review of Chapter 4901:1-26, Ohio Administrative Code, Regarding Alternative Dispute Resolution
In the Matter of the Commission's Review of Chapter 4901:1-41, Ohio Administrative Code, Regarding Greenhouse Gas Reporting and Carbon Dioxide Control Planning
(Finding and order considering adoption of rules)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
12-2051-EL-ORD In the Matter of the Commission's Review of Chapter 4901:1-22, Ohio Administrative Code, Regarding Interconnection Services
(Finding and order considering adoption of rules)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-431-EL-POR Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
(13-833-EL-POR
(13-837-EL-WVR
The Dayton Power and Light Company
The Dayton Power and Light Company
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
12-891-EL-CSS Jack Teubner v. Ohio Edison Company
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
12-2883-EL-CSS Robert Ferguson v. The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1781-EL-CSS Tony Mielnik v. The Toledo Edison Company
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-2008-EL-AIS Ohio Valley Electric Corporation
(Finding and order considering issuance of debt)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
Gas:    
13-1581-GA-CSS Jonathan Reider v. The East Ohio Gas Company d/b/a Dominion East Ohio
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
(13-1890-GA-UNC
(13-1891-GA-AAM
Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio, Inc.
Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio, Inc.
(Consideration of application to continue capital expenditure program)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1949-GA-CSS John F. Ballard v. Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-2225-GA-ORD In the Matter of the Commission's Review of Chapter 4901:1-13 of the Ohio Administrative Code
(Entry scheduling a workshop)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-2237-GA-ORD In the Matter of the Commission's Review of its Rules in Chapter 4901:1-16 of the Ohio Administrative Code
(Entry scheduling a workshop)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
Telephone:    
13-1115-TP-COI In the Matter of the Annual Filing Requirements for 2013 Pertaining to the Provisioning of High-Cost Universal Service
(Finding and order considering the certification of carriers eligible to receive federal high cost support)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1116-TP-COI In the Matter of the Annual Filing Requirements for 2013 Pertaining to the Provisioning of Lifeline Universal Service
(Entry directing all eligible telecommunications carriers to recertify their respective customer bases and provide the aggregated recertification data to the applicable regulatory bodies)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
Transportation:    
12-1742-RR-STP CSX Transportation, Inc.
(Entry considering request for extension of the completion date)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
(13-761-TR-CVF
(13-762-TR-CVF
Harmony Farms
Guy C. Martin
(Entry considering motion for default judgment)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1264-TR-CVF GE Fleet Service LLC
(Finding and order considering proposed settlement agreement)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1408-TR-CVF Jim Schnoll
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1666-TR-CVF Scott P. Damron
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1875-TR-CVF Thomas R. Bachus
(Entry addressing motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-1994-RR-RCP Ohio Central Railroad
(Finding and order considering request to downgrade a crossing)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
13-2269-RR-UNC CSX Transportation
(Entry considering investigation of the closure of the Windham Road grade crossing)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.
     

Chairman Snitcher gave recognition to Eric Weldele upon his resignation from the Commission.


There being no further business, the Commission Meeting adjourned at approximately 1:59 p.m.

 

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Chair Secretary