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August 25, 2017
OPSB postpones hearing for proposed Duke Energy Ohio pipeline extension

The OPSB has postponed the adjudicatory hearing previously scheduled for Duke Energy Ohio’s proposal to construct a natural gas pipeline extension in Hamilton County and will reschedule the hearing at a later date.

August 21, 2017
OPSB schedules local hearing for proposed transmission line in Washington County

The OPSB will hold a hearing in Lower Salem, Ohio on Oct. 10, 2017 to allow the public to express their views about AEP Ohio Transmission Company’s proposal to construct a new electric transmission line in Washington County.

August 17, 2017
OPSB approves construction of transmission lines in Clark and Monroe counties

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) today separately authorized American Transmission Systems, Inc. (ATSI) and AEP Ohio Transmission Company (AEP Ohio Transco) to construct three new electric transmission lines in Clark and Monroe counties.

August 16, 2017
OPSB schedules local hearing for proposed wind farm in Lake Erie

The OPSB will hold a hearing in Cleveland on Nov. 8, 2017 to allow the public to express their views about Icebreaker Windpower, Inc.’s application to construct a wind-powered electric generation facility in Lake Erie.

June 30, 2017
OPSB schedules hearings for proposed Lucas County power plant

The OPSB will hold a hearing on Sept. 20, 2017 to allow the public to express their views about Clean Energy Future-Oregon, LLC’s proposal to construct a new electric generating facility in Lucas County.

June 23, 2017
OPSB postpones hearings for proposed Belmont County transmission line

The OPSB has cancelled the two hearings previously scheduled for AEP Ohio Transmission Company’s (AEP Ohio Transco) proposal to rebuild an electric transmission line in Belmont County. The OPSB will reschedule the hearings at a later date.

June 22, 2017
OPSB reschedules adjudicatory hearing for proposed Duke Energy Ohio pipeline extension

The OPSB has rescheduled to Sept. 11, 2017 the adjudicatory hearing regarding Duke Energy Ohio’s proposal to construct a natural gas pipeline extension in Hamilton County.

June 20, 2017
OPSB schedules hearings for proposed Trumbull County power plant

The OPSB will hold a hearing in Lordstown on July 25, 2017 to allow the public to express their views about Clean Energy Future-Trumbull, LLC’s proposal to construct a new electric generating facility in Trumbull County. 

June 7, 2017
LOCATION CHANGE: OPSB schedules hearings for proposed transmission line in Monroe County

A local public hearing to allow the public to express their views about an AEP Ohio Transmission Company (AEP Ohio Transco) proposal to construct a new electric transmission line in Monroe County will now be held June 28, 2017 at 6 p.m.

June 1, 2017
OPSB schedules local hearing for proposed Guernsey County power plant

The OPSB will hold a hearing in Byesville, Ohio on Aug. 15, 2017 to allow the public to express their views about Guernsey Power Station, LLC’s proposal to construct a new electric generating facility in Guernsey County.