Press Release


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- May 19, 2020
Contact:
Kevin Kelly (573) 751-9300
PR-20-161

PSC Sets Intervention Deadline in Spire Missouri Case

JEFFERSON CITY---Spire Missouri, Inc. (Spire East and Spire West) has filed an application with the Missouri Public Service Commission seeking an Accounting Authority Order (AAO) to govern costs and financial impacts associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Spire Missouri, Inc.’s application states it is seeking an AAO from the Commission authorizing the company to track and defer, in a regulatory asset, all extraordinary costs and associated financial impacts (including lost revenues) related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Applications to intervene and participate in this case must be filed no later than June 8, 2020, with the Secretary of the Missouri Public Service Commission, P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102-0360, or by using the Commission’s Electronic Filing and Information System (EFIS) at www.psc.mo.gov.

Individual citizens wishing to comment should contact either the Office of the Public Counsel (Governor Office Building, 200 Madison Street, Suite 650, P.O. Box 2230, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102-2230, telephone (866) 922-2959, email opcservice@opc.mo.gov) or the Public Service Commission Staff (P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102, telephone 1-800-392-4211, email pscinfo@psc.mo.gov). The Office of the Public Counsel is a separate state agency that represents the general public in matters before the Commission.

Spire East provides natural gas service to approximately 654,400 customers in the City of St. Louis as well as the Missouri counties of St. Louis, St. Charles, Butler, Iron, Franklin, Jefferson, Madison, Crawford, St. Francois and Ste. Genevieve.

Spire West provides natural gas service to approximately 517,500 customers in Andrew, Barry, Barton, Bates, Buchanan, Carroll, Cass, Cedar, Christian, Clay, Clinton, Dade, DeKalb, Greene, Henry, Howard, Jackson, Jasper, Johnson, Lafayette, Lawrence, McDonald, Moniteau, Pettis, Platte, Ray, Saline, Stone and Vernon counties.
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