Gas and Electric Utilities Regulation (South Dakota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place South Dakota

Applies to States or Provinces South Dakota
Name Gas and Electric Utilities Regulation (South Dakota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Generation Disclosure
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

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Last Review 2014-08-01
Last Substantive Modification
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This legislation contains provisions for gas and electric utilities. As part of these regulations, electric utilities are required to file with the Public Utilities Commission a document regarding their minimum rates for the purchase of electricity generated from renewable resources and produced by a small renewable power facility that has a capacity of 100 kilowatts or less.

Policy Contact

Department South Dakota Public Utilities Commission
Address Capitol Building, 1st floor
Address 2 500 E. Capitol Ave.
Place Pierre, South Dakota
Zip/Postal Code 57501-5070
Phone (605) 773-3201
Fax 1-866-757-6031

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: SDCL 49-34A

Authority 2: SDAR 20:10