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06/15/2007 Contact: 850-413-6482

FLORIDA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION CONSIDERS ITEMS OF INTEREST AT UPCOMING AGENDA CONFERENCE


TALLAHASSEE — The following items are among those scheduled for consideration by the Commission at the June 19, 2007, Agenda Conference:

ITEM 3: DOCKET NO. 060684-TL COMPLAINT AND PETITION FOR DECLARATORY RELIEF AGAINST BELLSOUTH TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC. FOR REFUSAL TO PROVIDE TELEPHONE SERVICE TO A NEW DEVELOPMENT, BY LITESTREAM HOLDING, LLC. The Commission will consider a staff recommendation addressing a Litestream complaint that BellSouth is refusing to provide telephone service to a new development if the developer enters into an agreement to market certain Litestream products exclusively.

ITEM 6: DOCKET NO. 060582-TP PETITION OF ALLTEL COMMUNICATIONS, INC. FOR DESIGNATION AS ELIGIBLE TELECOMMUNICATIONS CARRIER (ETC) IN CERTAIN RURAL TELEPHONE COMPANY STUDY AREAS LOCATED ENTIRELY IN ALLTEL'S LICENSED AREA. The Commission will consider a staff recommendation addressing whether the PSC should grant eligible telecommunications carrier status to Alltel in certain rural areas located in its licensed area in the state of Florida.

ITEM 11:

DOCKET NO. 070297-EI REVIEW OF 2007 ELECTRIC INFRASTRUCTURE STORM HARDENING PLAN FILED PURSUANT TO RULE 25-6.0342, FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE, SUBMITTED BY TAMPA ELECTRIC COMPANY.
 
DOCKET NO. 070298-EIREVIEW OF 2007 ELECTRIC INFRASTRUCTURE STORM HARDENING PLAN FILED PURSUANT TO RULE 25-6.0342, FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE, SUBMITTED BY PROGRESS ENERGY FLORIDA, INC.
 
DOCKET NO. 070299-EI – REVIEW OF 2007 ELECTRIC INFRASTRUCTURE STORM HARDENING PLAN FILED PURSUANT TO RULE 25-6.0342, FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE, SUBMITTED BY GULF POWER COMPANY.
 
DOCKET NO. 070300-EI REVIEW OF 2007 ELECTRIC INFRASTRUCTURE STORM HARDENING PLAN FILED PURSUANT TO RULE 25-6.0342, FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE, SUBMITTED BY FLORIDA PUBLIC UTILITIES COMPANY.
 
DOCKET NO. 070301-EI REVIEW OF 2007 ELECTRIC INFRASTRUCTURE STORM HARDENING PLAN FILED PURSUANT TO RULE 25-6.0342, FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE, SUBMITTED BY FLORIDA POWER & LIGHT COMPANY. The Commission will consider a staff recommendation that FPL, PEF, TECO, and GPC provide additional support for their plans and that a formal evidentiary hearing be set to review each plan. The Commission will also consider a staff recommendation on FPUC’s petition for a temporary waiver from Rule 25-6.0342(2), Florida Administrative Code.

The PSC is committed to making sure that Florida's consumers receive their electric, natural gas, telephone, water, and wastewater services in a safe, affordable, and reliable manner. The PSC exercises regulatory authority over utilities in the areas of rate base/economic regulation; competitive market oversight; and monitoring of safety, reliability, and service.

For additional information, visit www.floridapsc.com.

 



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