Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- September 15, 2022
Kevin Kelly (573) 751-9300

PSC to Hold Local Public Hearing in NextEra Energy
Transmission Southwest Case

JEFFERSON CITY---The Missouri Public Service Commission will hold a local public hearing on September 29, 2022 to receive customer comment in a case filed by NextEra Energy Transmission Southwest, LLC which seeks a certificate of convenience and necessity to construct, install, own, operate and maintain approximately nine miles of a 345 kV (kilovolt) transmission line and associated facilities in Barton and Jasper counties. The local public hearing will be conducted virtually by WebEx and telephone conference. It will also be streamed live on the Commission’s website (

The local public hearing is scheduled to begin at 6:00 p.m. on September 29, 2022, with a PSC Staff question-and-answer session with the formal local public hearing following the question-and-answer session.

To attend the virtual public hearing by telephone, at the time of the hearing, call toll-free 1-855-718-6621, listen to the prompt and enter the meeting number (2455 291 0125), followed by # (pound/hashtag symbol). If prompted for a password, enter 0234.

To participate via WebEx, visit or download the Cisco WebEx Meetings application, using the access code (2455 291 0125) and the password 0234.

To facilitate an orderly presentation that can be preserved for the record, members of the public who wish to participate in the local public hearing are asked to register by sending their first and last name, phone number and email address to or by calling 1-800-392-4211 by 5 pm the day before the September 29, 2022 hearing.

Any person needing an accommodation to participate in the hearing, should contact the Missouri Public Service Commission prior to the hearing at one of the following numbers: Consumer Services Hotline 1-800-392-4211 (voice), TDD Hotline 1-800-829-7541 or Relay Missouri at 711.

Comments may also be submitted to the Commission in writing by mailing to the Missouri Public Service Commission, P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102, or electronically using the Commission’s electronic filing system at When submitting comments please reference File No. EA-2022-0234.

Evidentiary hearings in this case are scheduled for November 3-4, 2022 and will be held in Room 310 of the Governor Office Building, 200 Madison Street, in Jefferson City. The Governor Office Building meets accessibility standards required by the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you need an accommodation to participate in these hearings, please call the Public Service Commission’s Hotline at 1-800-392-4211 (voice), TDD Hotline 1-800-829-7541 or Relay Missouri at 711 before the hearing.

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