Montana-alberta Tie Line
GREAT FALLS — Calgary-based Enbridge has repaid a $151 million federal stimulus loan made by the Western Area Power Administration for construction of a high-voltage transmission line between Great Falls and Lethbridge, Alberta.
GREAT FALLS — Construction work on the 214-mile Montana-Alberta Tie Line power line cutting across part of Montana to Canada has resumed after landowners along the route agreed to easements, a company official said.
HELENA — A judge hearing disputes Thursday between landowners and the Montana-Alberta Tie Line project is asking for quick action from each side in a case that has long stalled the project.
Montana, especially Billings, is poised to benefit economically from energy development, but the state still lags far behind Wyoming in coal production.
HELENA - A Canadian energy company is buying an embattled Montana power transmission line project that has seen its plans of shipping wind energy across the border become mired in landowner disputes.
GREAT FALLS -- The Canadian company building a power line between Great Falls and Lethbridge, Alberta, has suspended trading of its stock pending an announcement.
HELENA - The Canadian company building a power line between north-central Montana and Alberta says it needs at least another $25 million to complete construction of the 230-kilovolt line.
HELENA — A bill meant to help the Montana-Alberta Tie power line condemn a small piece of property for its northern Montana route ran into a buzz saw of landowner opposition Wednesday, as ranchers and farmers blasted the measure as an assault on private property rights.