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public service commission
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
CROSBY, N.D. – The Public Service Commission pressed a pipeline company for details Monday about how it would detect spills in a proposed crude...
March 30, 2015 - 7:30pm
March 23, 2015
PSC to hold hearing in Crosby over proposed Meadowlark Midstream pipeline
CROSBY, N.D. – The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday for a crude oil pipeline proposed by a company cleaning up after a major saltwater pipeline spill near Williston. Meadowlark Midstream Co. proposes to construct a 46-mile pipeline...
March 23, 2015 - 6:57pm
March 19, 2015
Wind farm proposed in Stark County
TAYLOR, N.D. - A wind farm could be coming to Stark County, and with it concerns on how it will affect neighboring landowners. Dickinson...
March 19, 2015 - 6:09am
March 18, 2015
Meadowlark Midstream offers reassurances after recent spill
WILLISTON, N.D. – The company responsible for the largest saltwater pipeline spill in North Dakota’s history answered questions Wednesday about lessons learned as it proposes to build new crude oil pipelines in the state. Meadowlark Midstream and Epping Transmission Co., both...
March 18, 2015 - 7:09pm
February 23, 2015
Hearing set on Williston power plant
WILLISTON — The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing next week about a proposed expansion of the Pioneer Generation Station in Williams County. Basin Electric proposes to expand the facility 15 miles northwest of Williston to meet the growing electricity...
February 23, 2015 - 10:26pm
February 4, 2015
DOT partners with PSC, stakeholders on ND rail plan
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Transportation will work with the state Public Service Commission and Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute in updating a rail plan covering North Dakota. “The current rail plan was completed in 2007 and with all the changes that...
February 4, 2015 - 11:08pm
January 29, 2015
PSC approves nearly $3 billion in energy related permits in 2014
BISMARCK -- Siting permits approved by the Public Service Commission for energy-related projects totalled more than $2.7 billion in 2014, up from more than $1 billion in 2013. The permits included more than 300 miles of transmission lines, more than 350 miles of pipelines, two...
January 29, 2015 - 2:53pm
December 17, 2014
Fedorchak to chair PSC
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission voted Wednesday to appoint its newest member, Julie Fedorchak, as chairwoman of the three-member regulatory panel for the next two years. The chairperson has traditionally changed hands every two years. Commissioner Brian Kalk...
December 17, 2014 - 11:09pm
N.D. regulators approve $240M wind farm
BISMARCK – State utility regulators approved a permit for a $240 million wind farm in western North Dakota on Wednesday. The state Public Service Commission voted unanimously to grant a permit for Antelope Hills Wind Project LLC of Santa Barbara, Calif., to erect up to 86 wind...
December 17, 2014 - 6:37pm
November 25, 2014
Regulators blast proposed EPA rule for coal plants
BISMARCK — A proposed rule aimed at curbing greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants threatens to raise electric rates for North Dakota consumers, circumvent state authority and destabilize the nation’s power grid, state utility regulators told the U.S. Environmental...
November 25, 2014 - 9:07pm
November 5, 2014
Republicans hang on to PSC seats
BISMARCK — Two Republican incumbents held onto to their seats on the state’s Public Service Commission in Tuesday’s election. With 401 of 427 precincts reporting, PSC Chairman Brian Kalk received 64.5 percent of votes compared to Fargo business consultant Todd Reisenauer, who...
November 5, 2014 - 1:30am
October 24, 2014
Oil boom raises stakes in PSC races
By Kathleen J. Bryan Forum News Service BISMARCK — One of the state’s largest oil spills, a fiery train derailment and an energy boom that shows no signs of slowing have raised the profile of the state Public Service Commission. The PSC regulates a variety of industries in...
October 24, 2014 - 11:07pm
October 8, 2014
PSC approves pipeline upgrade
BISMARCK —The North Dakota Public Service Commission on Wednesday approved a permit to convert a 197-mile gathering pipeline into a transmission line. The order requires Highland Crude, LLC to obtain waivers from landowners residing within 500 feet of the pipeline, or move the...
October 8, 2014 - 10:26pm
September 10, 2014
Coal plants face challenges adapting to EPA rules: 30 percent reduction in carbon emissions required by 2030
FARGO — North Dakota faces the prospect of having to significantly expand its electricity generation at the same time the nation’s utilities are grappling with looming regulations to restrict coal-fired sources. Utility representatives and regulators Wednesday expressed concerns...
September 10, 2014 - 10:39pm
September 8, 2014
Hearing set for ONEOK pipeline
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission has set a public hearing on a $6 million, 8-inch-wide natural gas liquids pipeline proposed for McKenzie County. The hearing, scheduled for Monday, Sept. 15 at 9 a.m. CDT at Teddy’s Residential Suites in Watford City, will...
September 8, 2014 - 6:24pm