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PSC Wins $8.2mil Ruling to Protect Customers
Monday, July 30, 2018

PSC Wins $8.2mil Ruling to Protect Customers

A Montana district court in Billings today upheld a Public Service Commission ruling that Northwestern Energy cannot charge consumers $8.2 million for the cost of replacement power the utility bought when one of the generating units at Colstrip had an unplanned outage. 

PSC Reacts to BBER Colstrip Study
Monday, June 25, 2018

PSC Reacts to BBER Colstrip Study

In response to a study showing that the premature closure of Colstrip Electric Generating Units 3 & 4 would cost the state of Montana thousands of jobs, the Public Service Commission released a statement on the importance of Colstrip to the Montana economy.

PSC Approves Purchase of Avista, Part Owner of...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

PSC Approves Purchase of Avista, Part Owner of...

The Montana Public Service Commission approved Hydro One’s acquisition of Avista Corp., part owner of Colstrip units 3 & 4, by a vote of 4-1. The commission added several conditions to the approval designed to protect the public interest of Montanans and the continued operation of Colstrip generating facility units 3 & 4.

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