General

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  • Connecting to Live Hearings

    Some hearings are broadcast online. For a list of current and upcoming sessions and information on how to connect to them click here.

  • Nova Scotia Power Incorporated Capital Expenditure Requests

    Information regarding larger Nova Scotia Power Incorporated capital expenditure requests currently under review and Annual Capital Expenditure (ACE) Plans can be found here.

  • Notices of Hearing for Residential Assessment Appeals

    Notices relating to appeals of the assessed value of residential properties can be found in our searchable Matters and Evidence database. Notices of hearing are ordinarily included in the Other Documents tab of each proceeding.

Paper Hearings

Matters not requiring in-person oral hearings are listed below. Those wishing to participate in these proceedings should respond by the dates indicated in the notices.

  • Paper Hearing: PL - Armco Capital Inc. (M10141)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPEAL by ARMCO CAPITAL INC. to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board from a Decision of Harbour East Marine Drive Community Council to the refusal to approve a rezoning application for properties identified as PIDs 40103806, 40103780, 40103772 and 40103798, and fronting on Hines Road, Eastern Passage/Cow Bay, Nova Scotia...

  • Paper Hearing: E - Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (M10202)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by NOVA SCOTIA POWER INCORPORATED to the Board on July 29, 2021, for approval of the assignment of its Portland Natural Gas Transmission System (Portland NGTS) Contract to NS Power Energy Marketing Inc. (NSP Energy Marketing) and the provision of a guarantee from NS Power to Portland NGTS on behalf of NSP Energy Marketing pursuant to the NS Power Code of Conduct regarding affiliates...

  • Paper Hearing: E - Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (M10178)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (NS Power)to the Board on June 30, 2021, for approval of the 10-Year System Outlook Report - 2021...

  • Paper Hearing: E- Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (M10182 & M10183)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by NOVA SCOTIA POWER INCORPORATED to the Board dated July 5, 2021, for Authorization to Overspend for Various Distribution and Transmission Routines for a total of $17,642,140...

  • Paper Hearing: E - Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (M10176)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by NOVA SCOTIA POWER INCORPORATED for approval of a Solar Garden Pilot Rate Rider in connection with the Smart Grid Nova Scotia Project that was approved by the Board in Matter M09519...

Oral Hearings

The following Notices provide details of upcoming oral hearings including deadlines for those wishing to participate.

October 2021

November 2021

December 2021

  • December 6 - E - NSP Maritime Link Incorporated (M10206)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by NSP MARITIME LINK INCORPORATED (NSPML) to the Board for final approval of the Maritime Link Project Costs pursuant to the Public Utilities Act and the Maritime Link Act and the Maritime Link Cost Recovery Process Regulations...

January 2022

  • January 31 - E - Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (M10197)

    IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION by NOVA SCOTIA POWER INCORPORATED for Authorization to Overspend, in the amount of $18,668,510 for Capital Work Order CI#29807 for its Tusket Main Dam Refurbishment project, for a total project cost of $36,826,119...