Latest Rosebud County, Montana Stories

2008-11-13 21:00:14

BUTTE, Mont., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy announced today that the Montana Public Service Commission has made formal its approval of placing the company's ownership interest in Colstrip Unit 4 into the ratebase.

2008-10-13 03:00:31

By Dennison, Mike HELENA - If regulators think NorthWestern Energy's Montana customers should buy a long-term chunk of electricity from the Colstrip 4 power plant, it should be at a much lower price than that offered by the company, a consumer witness testified Friday.

2008-10-07 03:00:21

By Dennison, Mike HELENA - As a high-stakes hearing opened Wednesday on how NorthWestern Energy's Montana customers might buy a share of Colstrip-generated power, regulators heard starkly different takes on the multimillion-dollar deal.

2008-07-31 09:01:16

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Unit 2 at the Colstrip Power Station in Colstrip, Montana, tripped offline Tuesday.

2008-07-19 03:00:31

By Dennison, Mike HELENA - NorthWestern Energy on Monday spelled out its conditions for dedicating its share of Colstrip 4 power to Montana customers - and said it would sell the power to investors if the conditions aren't met.

2008-07-07 03:00:30

By Dennison, Mike HELENA - NorthWestern Energy announced Tuesday that it plans to sell its share of Colstrip-produced electric power to an investment group for $400 million - or give Montana ratepayers a chance to gay a similar price.

2008-06-30 09:03:28

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NorthWestern Energy today announced that it has made a filing with the Montana Public Service Commission (MPSC) to initiate the review process that will determine whether the company's ownership interest in Colstrip Unit 4 should be placed in rate base at fair market value.

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