Brookings “CH” Prehearing Conference 8/16

Filed under:Brookings Routing Docket — posted by admin on August 4, 2010 @ 5:55 pm

Hot off the press, notice from Bob Cupit:

On behalf of Judge Luis, I’m providing an informal notice of a prehearing/scheduling conference on this matter so participants can get it on your calendars.  I believe an official notice will follow.  Please forward to anyone I may have overlooked.

Date:                Monday, August 16, 2010

Time:               2:30 – 4:30 PM

Location:         PUC Large Hearing Room

Event:              Prehearing Conference on remand for additional hearing on route segment CH.

Docket No:      08-1474

Docket Name:  In the Matter of the Route Permit Application for a 345kV Transmission Line from Brookings County, South Dakota to Hampton, Minnesota:.

ALJ:                 Richard Luis (Phone 651-361-7843)

Here’s the PUC’s Order remanding part of the Brookings route:

PUC Order Remanding Brookings to OAH July 27, 2010

Tomorrow – CapX Certificate of Need at PUC

Filed under:PUC Docket,Uncategorized — posted by admin on @ 5:48 pm

Don’t forget – tomorrow, August 5, 2010, is the CapX 2020 Certificate of Need at the PUC.  At issue is Xcel’s request for a delay in construction to 2015.

Come on down to the PUC, we’re 3rd on the agenda, meeting starts at 9:30 a.m.

Thursday, August 5, 2010 @ 9:30 a.m.

Public Utilities Commission

3rd Floor, Large Hearing Room

121 – 7th Place East

St. Paul, MN  55101

You can watch online by clicking THIS LINK and then  “Watch Webcast”

Here are some of the filings, the Staff Briefing Papers are… are… ummmmmm…

Staff Briefing Papers for August 5, 2010

CapX Notice of Delay for Brookings In-Service Date

NoCapX & U-CAN Comment and Request for Hearing

CETF – Comment Brookings CoN Delay & Request for Hearing



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