Here’s an Update

Thanks for ALL of those lovely letters!  The PUC staff was kept very busy posting comments to the docket and you helped that to happen. So, now what?  Well, one thing we’re learning about this process is that nothing is ever terribly clear, but here is what we know: The Comment Period for the Route…

Revised Maps Have Been Filed

We’ve been waiting quite some time, but Enbridge has finally filed the amended route they promised.  We were expecting to see it in January and they filed late in the afternoon of the 31st.  By then it was too late for the PUC to make the all documents available to the public before closing time,…

A word on process

Enbridge Energy has now filed a certificate of need and a routing permit for the Sandpiper Pipeline with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (the PUC). The PUC regulates utility service industries in Minnesota’s economy such as electricity, natural gas, telephone, and oil pipelines. The body consists of 5 commissioners appointed by the governor with a…