SD PUC approve Northwestern Energy request to change their corporate structure

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission approved a plan from Northwestern Energy to change their corporate structure.

Northwestern Company Secretary Tim Olson says they are separating some of their operations.

Olson says there will be no changes apparent to their customers.

Commissioner Kristie Fiegen says it is a positive move.

The commission voted unanimously to approve the corporate change.