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Case PU-22-086 Detail

02/25/2022

251.6 MW Badger Wind Project - Logan & McIntosh
Siting Application
Electric

Entities:

Badger Wind, LLC

143 Dockets:

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143
Rows
Docket
Number
Description & Type Page
Count
On Behalf Of Filed By Date
Filed
1 1 Application for Certificate of Site Compatibility
Application
740 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.02.25
2 2 Receipt# 11,151 $100,000.00 Siting Application Fee
Receipt
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.02.28
3 3 Receipt# 11,152 $25,000.00 Siting Admin Fee
Receipt
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.02.28
4 4 Siting Admin Fee
Other
2 Public Service Commission 2022.02.28
5 5 Request for ALJ
Other
3 Public Service Commission 2022.03.11
6 6 Letter designating ALJ - Hope Hogan
Letter
1 Office of Administrative Hearings Timothy Dawson, Director 2022.03.15
7 7 Commission motion to retain Mitch Armstrong, Brian Schmidt, & Jon Lengowski to provide legal counsel
Motion
1 Public Service Commission 2022.03.30
8 8 Notice of Appearance - Mitchell Armstrong, Brian Schmidt, Jon Lengowski
Other
4 Smith Porsborg Schweigert Armstrong Moldenhauer & Smith Mitchell Armstrong, Attorney 2022.04.01
9 9 Notice of Filing and Notice of Hearing
Notice
2 Public Service Commission 2022.05.17
10 10 Affidavit of Service by Certified Mail - Notice of Filing and Notice of Hearing
Affidavit
3 Public Service Commission 2022.05.18
11 11 Affidavit of Service by Regular and Electronic Mail - Notice of Filing and Notice of Hearing
Affidavit
7 Public Service Commission 2022.05.18
12 12 Email to/from NDNA re publication of Notice
Other
2 North Dakota Newspaper Association 2022.05.18
13 13 Commission Motion to deem application conditionally complete
Motion
1 Public Service Commission 2022.05.25
14 14 Agreement to waive NDCC Section 49-22-16(4) requirement and accept comments until the date of hearing
Letter
2 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.05.24
15 15 Updated Figures 1-11 in support of the Badger Wind Project
Other
12 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.05.26
16 16 Return receipt
Other
2 United States Postal Service 2022.05.26
17 17 Letter enclosing Commission motion
Letter
2 Public Service Commission 2022.05.26
18 18 Agency Correspondence
Other
3 North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) L. David Glatt, P.E., Director 2022.06.01
19 19 Agency Correspondence
Letter
23 North Dakota Game & Fish Department Greg Link, Chief 2022.06.01
20 20 Revised Attachment 7 to the 1 June 2022 Agency Correspondence filing
Other
3 North Dakota Game & Fish Department 2022.06.03
21 21 Letter enclosing proposed hearing Exhibits
Other
3 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
22 22 Proposed Exhibit list
Other
2 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
23 23 Proposed Exhibit 1 - Application for Certificate of Site Compatibility ? redacted (electronic only, docket No. 1)
Other
739 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
24 24 Proposed Exhibit 2 - Updated Figures 1-11 in support of the Project?s Application for Certificate of Site Compatibility
Other
11 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
25 25 Proposed Exhibit 3 - Comparison Figure
Other
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
26 26 Proposed Exhibit 4 - Updated Application Table 7-1 Potential Permits and Approvals
Other
4 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
27 27 Proposed Exhibit 5 - Summary of Project Adjustments
Other
4 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
28 28 Proposed Exhibit 6 - Additional Noise Waiver Obtained
Other
6 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
29 29 Proposed Exhibit 7 - Updated Shadow Flicker Analysis Report
Other
16 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
30 30 Proposed Exhibit 8 - Updated Sound Analysis Report
Other
16 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
31 31 Proposed Exhibit 9 - Grassland Habitat Assessment
Other
12 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
32 32 Proposed Exhibit 10 - Plains Sharp-Tailed Grouse Conservation Strategy
Other
26 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
33 33 Proposed Exhibit 11 - Summary of Avoidance, Minimization, and Mitigation Measures
Other
5 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
34 34 Proposed Exhibit 12 - Project Receptor Chart
Other
2 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
35 35 Proposed Exhibit 13 - Class III Cultural Resources Inventory [CONFIDENTIAL]
Other
68 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
36 36 Proposed Exhibit 13 - Class III Cultural Resources Inventory [PUBLIC]
Other
68 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
37 37 Proposed Exhibit 14 - Class I Literature Review and Class II Architectural Reconnaissance Inventory Abstract, and SHSND/SHPO Letter
Other
8 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
38 38 Proposed Exhibit 15-A - Aquatic Resources Delineation Report (Atwell 2022)
Other
611 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
39 39 Proposed Exhibit 15-B - Aquatic Resources Inventory Report (WEST 2021)
Other
38 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
40 40 Proposed Exhibit 16 - Emergency Response Plan
Other
30 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
41 41 Proposed Exhibit 17 - TV Reception Baseline Study
Other
10 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
42 42 Proposed Exhibit 18 - Logan County Conditional Use Permit/Wind Energy Facility Siting Permit
Other
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
43 43 Proposed Exhibit 19 - Letter of Support
Other
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
44 44 Proposed Exhibit 20 - Additional North Dakota Department of Trust Lands Correspondence
Other
4 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
45 45 Proposed Exhibit 21 - Additional North Dakota Game and Fish Department Correspondence
Other
34 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
46 46 Proposed Exhibit 22 - Additional North Dakota Department of Transportation Correspondence
Other
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
47 47 Proposed Exhibit 23 - Red Lake Township Correspondence
Other
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
48 48 Proposed Exhibit 24 - Additional State Historical Society of North Dakota Correspondence
Other
2 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
49 49 Proposed Exhibit 25 - Additional North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality Correspondence
Other
3 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
50 50 Proposed Exhibit 26 - Preliminary Building Inventory Figure
Other
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
51 51 Proposed Exhibit 27 - Signed Certification Relating to Order Provisions ? with accompanying Tree and Shrub Mitigation Specifications
Other
7 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
52 52 Proposed Exhibit 28 - Updated Bird and Bat Conservation Strategy
Other
386 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
53 53 Proposed Exhibit 29 - Pre-filed Testimony of Sarah Aftergood
Other
27 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
54 54 Proposed Exhibit 29A - Aftergood Resume
Other
2 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
55 55 Proposed Exhibit 30 - Pre-filed Testimony of Nicholas Gebauer
Other
32 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
56 56 Proposed Exhibit 30-A - Gebauer Resume
Other
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
57 57 Proposed Exhibit 14 - Class I Literature Review and Class II Architectural Reconnaissance Inventory - electronic only
Other
1534 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.08
58 58 Application for Protection of Information (Class III cultural resource info)
Other
2 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.10
59 59 Staff Response to Application for Protection of Information
Other
1 Public Service Commission Brian Johnson, Legal Counsel 2022.06.13
60 60 Affidavit of Service by Regular Mail - Staff Response to Application for Protection of Information
Affidavit
2 Public Service Commission 2022.06.14
61 61 Petition for Intervention
Other
5 Laborers District Council Minnesota and North Dakota (LIUNA) Kevin Pranis, Marketing Manager 2022.06.14
62 62 Order Granting Petition for Intervention
Order
3 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.06.15
63 63 Letter Regarding Turbine Update
Other
4 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.17
64 64 Case Study of the Badger Wind Farm
Other
12 Laborers District Council Minnesota and North Dakota (LIUNA) - Intervenor 2022.06.23
65 65 Prefiled Direct Testimony of Steve Cortina
Other
9 Laborers District Council Minnesota and North Dakota (LIUNA) - Intervenor 2022.06.23
66 66 Prefiled Direct Testimony of Kevin Pranis
Other
8 Laborers District Council Minnesota and North Dakota (LIUNA) - Intervenor 2022.06.23
67 67 Proposed hearing Exhibit BW Exhibit 31 ? Additional USFWS and NDGF Correspondence
Other
41 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.24
68 68 Agency Correspondence re Archeological Resources Standards
Letter
1 State Historical Society of North Dakota (SHPO) William Peterson 2022.06.27
69 69 Agency Correspondence
Other
4 United States Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Drew Becker 2022.06.27
70 70 Supplement to proposed hearing exhibit BW Exhibit 31 - Additional Agency Correspondence
Other
7 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.06.27
71 71 Order on Protection of Information
Order
3 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.07.01
72 72 Letter enclosing Witness and Exhibits Lists, Exhibits, Hearing Recording, and Attendance Sheet
Letter
1 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.07.01
73 73 Witness List
Other
1 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.07.01
74 74 Exhibit List
Other
3 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.07.01
75 75 Electronic Recording of 28 June 2022 Formal Hearing
Audio
1 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.07.01
76 76 Hearing Attendance Sheets
Other
3 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.07.01
77 77 Exhibit 1 ? Application for Certificate of Site Compatibility
Exhibit
729 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
78 78 Exhibit 2 ? Updated figures 1-11
Exhibit
11 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
79 79 Exhibit 3 ? Comparison figure
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
80 80 Exhibit 4 ? Updated application Table 7-1 potential permits and approvals
Exhibit
4 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
81 81 Exhibit 5 ? Summary of project adjustment
Exhibit
4 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
82 82 Exhibit 6 ? Additional noise waiver obtained
Exhibit
6 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
83 83 Exhibit 7 ? Updated shadow flicker analysis report
Exhibit
16 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
84 84 Exhibit 8 ? Updated sound analysis report
Exhibit
16 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
85 85 Exhibit 9 ? Grassland habitat assessment
Exhibit
12 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
86 86 Exhibit 10 ? Plains sharp-tailed grouse conservation strategy
Exhibit
24 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
87 87 Exhibit 11 ? Summary of avoidance, minimization, and mitigation measures
Exhibit
5 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
88 88 Exhibit 12 ? Project receptor chart
Exhibit
2 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
89 89 Exhibit 13 ? Class III cultural resources inventory ? Confidential
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
90 90 Exhibit 14 ? Class I literature review and Class II architectural reconnaissance inventory and SHSND-SHPO letter
Exhibit
7 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
91 91 Exhibit 15-A ? Aquatic resources delineation report (Atwell 2022)
Exhibit
611 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
92 92 Exhibit 15-B ? Aquatic resources inventory report (WEST 2021)
Exhibit
38 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
93 93 Exhibit 16 ? Emergency response plan
Exhibit
30 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
94 94 Exhibit 17 ? TV signal baseline measurements report
Exhibit
10 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
95 95 Exhibit 18 ? Logan County conditional use permit ? wind energy facility siting permit
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
96 96 Exhibit 19 ? Letter of support
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
97 97 Exhibit 20 ? Additional ND Dept. of Trust Lands correspondence
Exhibit
4 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
98 98 Exhibit 21 ? Additional ND Gams and Fish correspondence
Exhibit
34 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
99 99 Exhibit 22 ? Additional ND Dept. of Transportation correspondence
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
100 100 Exhibit 23 ? Red Lake Township correspondence
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
101 101 Exhibit 24 ? Additional SHSND correspondence
Exhibit
2 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
102 102 Exhibit 25 ? Additional ND Dept. of Environmental Quality correspondence
Exhibit
3 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
103 103 Exhibit 26 ? Preliminary building inventory figure
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
104 104 Exhibit 27 ? Signed certification relating or order provisions
Exhibit
7 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
105 105 Exhibit 28 ? Updated bird and bat conservation strategy
Exhibit
386 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
106 106 Exhibit 29 ? Pre-filed testimony of Sarah Aftergood
Exhibit
27 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
107 107 Exhibit 29-A ? Sarah Aftergood Resume
Exhibit
2 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
108 108 Exhibit 30 ? Pre-filed testimony of Nicholas Gebauer
Exhibit
32 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
109 109 Exhibit 30-A ? Nicholas Gebauer Resume
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
110 110 Exhibit 31 ? Add?l USFWS and NDGF correspondence
Exhibit
41 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
111 111 Exhibit 32 ? Auxiliary national land cover data map
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC 2022.06.28
112 112 Exhibit I-1 ? Pre-filed testimony of Kevin Pranis (with attachment A)
Exhibit
20 Laborers District Council Minnesota and North Dakota (LIUNA) 2022.06.28
113 113 Exhibit I-2 ? Pre-filed testimony of Steve Cortina
Exhibit
9 Laborers District Council Minnesota and North Dakota (LIUNA) 2022.06.28
114 114 Exhibit PC-1 ? Public comments received
Exhibit
119 Public Service Commission 2022.06.28
115 115 June 28, 2022, Formal Hearing Transcript ? full and condensed
Other
551 Emineth & Associates Court Reporters Stephanie Smith 2022.07.14
116 116 Request for Extension of Post-Hearing Filing Deadline
Other
4 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.07.22
117 117 Email Granting Badger Wind, LLC Request for Extension of Post-Hearing Filing Deadline
Other
2 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.07.22
118 118 Invoice $1924.70
Invoice
2 North Dakota Newspaper Association 2022.08.01
119 119 Affidavit of Publication with tear sheets
Other
7 North Dakota Newspaper Association 2022.08.01
120 120 Letter enclosing proposed Order and late-filed Exhibits
Letter
4 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
121 121 Proposed Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Order
Other
15 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
122 122 Late-Filed Exhibit 33 - Updated Supplemental Class III Reports and SHSND Concurrences
Other
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
123 123 Late-Filed Exhibit 33-A - Updated Class III Survey Report with Appendices- redacted
Exhibit
115 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
124 124 Late-Filed Exhibit 33-A - Updated Class III Survey Report with Appendices - PROTECTED
Exhibit
115 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
125 125 Late-Filed Exhibit 33-B - SHSND Letter July 26, 2022 for Updated Class III Report
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
126 126 Late-Filed Exhibit 33-C - Supplemental 2022 Intensive Cultural Resources Inventory - redacted
Exhibit
49 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
127 127 Late-Filed Exhibit 33-C - Supplemental 2022 Intensive Cultural Resources Inventory - PROTECTED
Exhibit
49 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
128 128 Late-Filed Exhibit 33-D - SHSND Letter July 26, 2022 for Supplemental Class III Report
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
129 129 Late-Filed Exhibit 33-E - Intensive Cultural Resource Inventory of Collection Line Reroutes - redacted
Exhibit
29 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
130 130 Late-Filed Exhibit 33-E - Intensive Cultural Resource Inventory of Collection Line Reroutes - PROTECTED
Exhibit
29 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
131 131 Late-Filed Exhibit 34 - McIntosh County Weed Board Information
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
132 132 Late-Filed Exhibit 34-A - McIntosh County Weed Board Correspondence
Exhibit
3 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
133 133 Late-Filed Exhibit 35 - Response to North American Coal Comments
Exhibit
8 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
134 134 Late-Filed Exhibit 36 - Shadow Flicker Information
Exhibit
1 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
135 135 Late-Filed Exhibit 36-A - Detailed Shadow Flicker Calculations
Exhibit
84 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
136 136 Application for Protection of Information - docket No.s 124, 127, 130
Application
2 Badger Wind, LLC Mollie Smith, Fredrikson&Byron, P.A. 2022.08.26
137 137 Staff Response to Application for Protection of Information
Other
2 Public Service Commission Brian Johnson, Legal Counsel 2022.08.29
138 138 Affidavit of Service by Regular Mail - Staff Response to Application for Protection of Information
Affidavit
3 Public Service Commission 2022.08.30
139 139 Letter enclosing Second Order on Protection of Information and updated Exhibit List
Letter
1 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.08.31
140 140 Second Order on Protection of Information
Other
3 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.08.31
141 141 Updated Exhibit List
Other
3 Hope Hogan, ALJ - Office of Administrative Hearings 2022.08.31
142 142 Electronic Recording of 09 September 2022 Work Session
Audio
1 Public Service Commission 2022.09.09
143 143 Electronic Recording of 09 November 2022 Work Session
Audio
1 Public Service Commission 2022.11.09

Event History:

3
Rows
Event Date & Time
1 Work Session 2022.11.09 03:00 pm
2 Work Session 2022.09.09 09:00 am
3 Formal Hearing 2022.06.28 09:30 am