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Montana State Public Service Commission Docket Information
Number:D2010.2.14
Subject Company:NorthWestern Energy
Case Description:
Complaint of James T & Elizabeth A Gruba, Leo G and Jeanne R Barsanti v Northwestern Energy
(Originally captioned Complaint of Paul Williamson, Vern Klingman, Patricia Klingman and Russell L Doty v. NorthWestern Energy. Caption changed due to change in parties.)
Filing Date:02/11/2010Status:OPEN

15 orders for Docket D2010.2.14
Date:08/07/2015Number:7084n
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:0-0
Date:07/07/2015Number:7084m
Order on Reconsideration
Action Type:Order on ReconsiderationVote:5-0
Date:06/02/2015Number:7084l
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:0-0
Date:02/23/2015Number:7084k
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:0-0
Date:02/13/2015Number:7084j
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:0-0
Date:02/06/2015Number:7084i
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:0-0
Date:03/05/2014Number:7084h
Procedural Order
Action Type:Procedural OrderVote:
Date:01/16/2014Number:7084g
Procedural Order
Action Type:Procedural OrderVote:
Date:09/17/2013Number:7084f
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:5-0
Date:04/25/2013Number:7084e
Procedural Order
Action Type:Procedural OrderVote:
Date:07/22/2010Number:7084d
Order
Action Type:Order on ReconsiderationVote:5-0
Date:06/22/2010Number:7084c
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:5-0
Date:06/15/2010Number:7084b
Order
Action Type:Order on ReconsiderationVote:5-0
Date:05/18/2010Number:7084a
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:5-0
Date:05/11/2010Number:7084
Order
Action Type:OrderVote:5-0
101 incoming for Docket D2010.2.14
Date:06/26/2015Type:Other
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Exceptions to Order 7084l and Brief in Support of Exceptions

Date:05/26/2015Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy's Reply to Complainants' Response to Motion to Compel Compliance with Order No. 7084i.

Date:05/21/2015Type:Responses
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Response to NorthWestern Energy's Motion to Compel Compliance with Order 7084i

Date:05/11/2015Type:Responses
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Response to NorthWestern's Request that Complainants Strike Additional Pre-filed Testimony

Date:05/08/2015Type:Reply Briefs
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Reply to NorthWestern's Response to Complainants' Motion to Amend Testimony

Date:05/08/2015Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy's Motion to Compel Compliance with Order No. 7084i

Date:04/27/2015Type:Responses
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy's Response to Complainants' Motion for Leave to Amend Testimony

Date:04/23/2015Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy’s response to C-090 in Complainants’ Fourth Set of Discovery Requests

Date:04/02/2015Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Testimony of Complainants' Witness, James T. Gruba

Date:03/30/2015Type:Data Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants’ Request to NorthWestern for Production of Documents - C-090 (RFP 11)

Date:03/30/2015Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Amended Pre-Filed Written Direct Testimony of Complainants' Witness, Leo G. Barsanti

Date:03/30/2015Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Amended Pre-Filed Written Direct Tetimony of Complainants' Witness, Tom Towe

Date:03/30/2015Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Pre-Filed Written Direct Testimony of Complainants' Witness, Russell L. Doty

Date:03/30/2015Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Pre-Filed Written Direct Testimony of Complainants' Witness, Edward Smalley

Date:03/30/2015Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Pre-Filed Written Direct Testimony of Complainants' Witness, Bruce Simon

Date:03/30/2015Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Testimony of Complainants' Witness Natalie Meyer

Date:03/30/2015Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Testimony of Complainants' Witness, John Soderberg

Date:03/30/2015Type:Correspondence
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Letter with affidavit of refiled Complainants testimony documents filed March 27, 2015

Date:03/30/2015Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Motion for a Declaratory Ruling or Permission to Amend

Date:03/11/2015Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy's Updated responses to C-057 and C-089 in Complainants’ Third Set of Discovery Requests.



Date:03/03/2015Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Motion for Administrative Notice

Date:03/03/2015Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Request for Order 7084i Clarification

Date:02/27/2015Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy's Updated responses to C-060, C-061, C-062, C-063, C-066, C-068, C-069, and C-073 in Complainants’ Second Set of Discovery Requests

Date:02/23/2015Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Motion for Extension of Time

Date:02/09/2015Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Second Motion for Timely Ruling on Pending Matters

Date:12/08/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Request for Status Conference & Motion for Timely Ruling on Pending Matters

Date:06/16/2014Type:Reply Briefs
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainant’s Reply to NWE Response to Complainants’ Motion Requiring NWE to Respond Adequately to Complainants’ 3rd Set of Discovery or Face Sanctions

Date:06/16/2014Type:Reply Briefs
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants’ Reply to NWE’s Opposition to Motion asking the PSC to Require NWE to Implement LED Street Lighting or to reduce Tariff Energy Charge

Date:06/11/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Reply to NorthWestern's Opposition to Motion for Class Certification

Date:06/05/2014Type:Reply Briefs
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants’ Reply to NWE’s Opposition to Complainants’ Motion for a Temporary Rate Decrease

Date:06/02/2014Type:Responses
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy's Response to Complainants' Motion to Compel Answers to Complainants' Third Set of Discovery.

Date:05/28/2014Type:Other
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Opposition to Complainants' Motion Asking the Commission to Require LED Street Lights or for a Reduction in the Tariff Energy Charge.

Date:05/27/2014Type:Responses
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Reply to NWE's Response to Complainants' Motion to Compel Answers to Second Discovery Request

Date:05/23/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Opposition to Complainants' Motion for Class Certification

Date:05/19/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Opposition to Complainants' Motion for a Temporary Rate Decrease.

Date:05/15/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Motion Requiring NorthWestern to Respond Adequately to Complainants' Third Set of Discovery or Face Sanctions

Date:05/07/2014Type:Responses
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Response to Complainants' Motion to Compel Answers to Discovery.

Date:05/05/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Reply to Complainants' Opposition Regarding the Motion to Strike Smalley Testimony 5-5-14.

Date:05/02/2014Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's response to Complainants 3rd set of discovery requests C-028 through C-030, C-034, C-051, C-057, C-075 through C-089 (CD included C-080)

Date:05/02/2014Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's updated response to C-041 in Complainants First Interrogatories (C-028-041,050)

Date:05/02/2014Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's response to MCC Set 1 MCC-001 through MCC-005

Date:04/30/2014Type:Reply Briefs
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Reply to Complainants' Opposition to Motion to Strike Filed on April 1, 2014.

Date:04/29/2014Type:Briefs
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Brief Opposing NWE Motion to Strike Smalley Testimony

Date:04/21/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Motion for Class Certification

Date:04/21/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Motion Asking the PSC to Require NorthWestern to Implement LED Street Lighting or to Reduce Tariff Energy Charge

Date:04/17/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Motion to Strike Testimony of Edward Smalley and Request for an Extension

Date:04/14/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Motion for a Temporary Rate Decrease and Brief Supporting Motion

Date:04/11/2014Type:Reply Briefs
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Reply Brief Opposing NorthWestern's Motion to Strike Testimony

Date:04/07/2014Type:Data Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Third Set of Discovery to NorthWestern Energy

Date:04/07/2014Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Testimony and Exhibits of Complainant's Witness Ed Smalley

Date:04/07/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Motion to Compel Responses to Discovery & Affidavit of Service

Date:04/04/2014Type:Data Requests
From:Montana Consumer Counsel
Description:
Data Requests of the Montana Consumer Counsel to NorthWestern Energy - MCC-001 through MCC-005

Date:04/01/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Motion to Strike Testimony Filed by Complainants and Request for an Extension.

Date:03/31/2014Type:Other
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Letter to Laura Farkas

Date:03/31/2014Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Responses to Complainants' Second Set of Discovery Requests(051-074).

Date:03/21/2014Type:Testimony
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Testimony of Bruce SImon, Thomas E. Towe, Leo G. Barsanti, James T. Gruba, Rev. John Soderberg, Natalie Meyer and Exhibits of Street Lighting

Date:03/20/2014Type:Other
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Letter to PSC Attorney Laura Farkas

Date:03/20/2014Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE’s responses to Complainants’ First Request for Admissions Set 1 (C-001 through C-027, C-048 and C-049)

Date:03/20/2014Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's responses to Complainants’ First Interrogatories (C-028 through C-041 and C-050) and Request for Production of Documents (C-042 through C-047). (CD provided for attachments to C-044)

Date:03/14/2014Type:Objections
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Objection to NorthWestern's Motion to Reconsider Denial of its Motion Opposing Discovery on Data Requests C-028 through C-030 and C-034, and Motion for Additional time to prefile Ed Smalley's Testimony

Date:03/10/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Motion for and Brief in Support of Reconsideration of the February 27, 2014 Notice of Commission Action.

Date:03/03/2014Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Motion to Reconsider Denial of Request for Subpoena of Ed Smalley

Date:03/03/2014Type:Data Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Second set of Discovery to NorthWestern Energy Data Request C-051 through C-074

Date:02/10/2014Type:Responses
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Comments Regarding NorthWestern Energy's Comments Concerning Complainants' Subpoena Request 1

Date:02/10/2014Type:Responses
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' Comments Regarding NorthWestern Energy's Objections to Complainants' First Request for Admissions, Interrogatories and Request for Production of Documents

Date:02/07/2014Type:Other
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
NWE contracts with Billings for Street Lights - Complainants Exhibit 1 NWE

Date:02/07/2014Type:Other
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
NWE bills to City of Billings for Street Lights - Complainants Exhibit 8

Date:02/07/2014Type:Other
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
NWE bills to City of Billings for Street Lights - Complainants Exhibit 9

Date:02/04/2014Type:Data Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' First Interrogatories C-028 - C-050 and Requests For Production of Documents 42 - 47 to Defendant


Date:02/04/2014Type:Comments
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Comments regarding Complainants’ Request for the Commission to Issue a Subpoena Duces Tecum

Date:02/04/2014Type:Objections
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Objection to Complainants’ First Request for Admissions and First Interrogatories and Request for Production of Documents

Date:01/30/2014Type:Data Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants' First Requests for Admissions to NWE 1 - 49


Date:01/29/2014Type:Other
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Subpoena Duces Tecum

Date:10/25/2013Type:Petitions
From:Montana Consumer Counsel
Description:
Petition of the Montana Consumer Counsel for Intervention

Date:10/24/2013Type:Other
From:City of Helena
Description:
Request to be added to service list

Date:07/15/2013Type:Briefs
From:Complainants in Docket D2010.2.14
Description:
Complainants' Reply Brief to NorthWestern's Response Brief Addressing Questions Raised by Commission

Date:07/01/2013Type:Reply Briefs
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NWE's Response Brief on the Legal Issues Identified by the Commission in Order No. 7084e

Date:05/29/2013Type:Briefs
From:Complainants in Docket D2010.2.14
Description:
Complainants' Brief of Issues Requested by Commission

Date:05/20/2013Type:Responses
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Reply to NWE's Opposition to Motion to Reconsider Procedural Order No. 7084a and Request for an order to show cause.

Date:05/13/2013Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Motion to Reconsider Procedural Order No. 7084e and Request for Order to Show Cause

Date:05/10/2013Type:Responses
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Response to Complaints' Motion for Reconsideration & Request for an Order to Show Cause

Date:01/24/2013Type:Answer
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Answer to Complainants' Second Amended Complaint

Date:09/14/2012Type:Other
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Notice of Substitution of Counsel

Date:09/14/2012Type:Other
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Reply to Complainants' Amended Response and Request for a Hearing

Date:09/04/2012Type:Motions/Requests
From:Complainants in Docket D2010.2.14
Description:
Request for Hearing on NorthWestern's Energy's Motion to Suspend Proceedings

Date:09/04/2012Type:Motions/Requests
From:Complainants in Docket D2010.2.14
Description:
Amended Complainants' Response Opposing Motion to Suspend Proceedings and Renewed Motion for Temporary Rate Decrease

Date:08/21/2012Type:Reply Briefs
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy's Reply Brief in Support of its Motion to Suspend Proceedings

Date:08/13/2012Type:Other
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Service list changes: delete Vern & Pat Klingman and Paul Williamson

Date:08/13/2012Type:Responses
From:Complainants in Docket D2010.2.14
Description:
Complainants' Response Opposing Motion to Suspend Proceedings

Date:07/19/2012Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
NorthWestern Energy's Motion to Suspend Proceedings

Date:06/11/2012Type:Other
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Second Amended Complaint

Date:06/25/2010Type:Responses
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complainants Response to NWE's Opposition to Complainants Request for Reconsideration

Date:06/14/2010Type:Responses
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Respondent Northwestern Energy's Opposition to Complainants' Request for Reconsideration

Date:06/02/2010Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Russell Doty et al. - Request for Reconsideration

Date:06/02/2010Type:Other
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Russell Doty et al. - Amended Complaint

Date:04/14/2010Type:Responses to Data Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Respondent NorthWestern Energy's Reply Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss and Brief in Opposition to Petitioners' Motions

Date:04/02/2010Type:Motions/Requests
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Motions to Compel Answer, to Strike Defenses & to Prevent Fees for Respondent's Attorney from Being Paid by Consumers

Date:04/02/2010Type:Affidavit
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Affidavit & Brief in Opposition to NWE's Motion to Dismiss, and in Support of Petitioner's Motion to Strike Affirmative Defenses, ETC

Date:03/22/2010Type:Motions/Requests
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Respondent NorthWestern Energy's Motion to Dismiss and Brief in Support

Date:03/17/2010Type:Answer
From:NorthWestern Energy
Description:
Respondent Northwestern Energy's Answer to Petition

Date:02/11/2010Type:Petitions
From:Russell L Doty
Description:
Complaint of Paul Williamson, Vern Klingman, Patricia Klingman and Russell L Doty v. NorthWestern Energy

26 outgoing for Docket D2010.2.14
Date:07/01/2015Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action (11)
Date:04/16/2015Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action (10)
Date:03/13/2015Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action (9)
Date:02/25/2015Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action (8)
Date:02/25/2015Type:Notice of Commission Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Commission Action (6)
Date:02/13/2015Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action (7)
Date:01/21/2015Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action (6)
Date:01/09/2015Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action (5)
Date:06/17/2014Type:Notice of Commission Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Commission Action
Date:04/17/2014Type:Notice of Staff Action
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Notice of Staff Action (4)
Date:03/31/2014Type:Notice of Commission Action
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Notice of Commission Action (4)
Date:03/20/2014Type:Notice of Commission Action
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Notice of Commission Action(3)
Date:02/27/2014Type:Notice of Commission Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Commission Action (2)
Date:10/29/2013Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action Granting Intervention
Date:09/25/2013Type:Notice
Action Taken:
Notice of Opportunity to Intervene in Complaint Proceeding
Date:08/02/2013Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action
Date:01/04/2013Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action
Date:09/26/2012Type:Notice of Commission Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Commission Action Granting NorthWestern Energy's Motion to Suspend Proceedings and Denying Complainants' Motion for Hearing
Date:07/03/2012Type:Notice of Complaint
Action Taken:
Notice of Complaint
Date:05/09/2012Type:Notice of Commission Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Commission Action
Date:06/08/2010Type:Notice of Staff Action
Action Taken:
Notice of Staff Action Extending Time within which Commission May Address Complainants' Motion for Reconsideration
Date:05/21/2010Type:RELATED TO ORDER 7084a: Eratta (to an order)
Action Taken:
Errata to Order
Date:02/25/2010Type:Notice of Complaint
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Notice of Complaint
Date:Type:Notice of Staff Action
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Notice of Staff Action (7)
Date:Type:Notice of Staff Action
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Notice of Staff Action (7)
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