Oil Pipeline

The Major Oil Pipeline Siting Program carries out the Commission’s responsibilities established in the Major Oil Pipeline Siting Act at Neb. Rev. Stat. sec. 57-1401 et seq., namely to ensure the welfare of Nebraskans, including protection of property rights, aesthetic values, and economic interests; to consider the lawful protection of Nebraska's natural resources in determining the location of routes of major oil pipelines within Nebraska; to ensure that a major oil pipeline is not constructed within Nebraska without receiving the approval of the commission under section 57-1408; to ensure that the location of routes for major oil pipelines is in compliance with Nebraska law; and to ensure that a coordinated and efficient method for the authorization of such construction is provided.

Major Oil pipeline Siting Act (MOPSA)

General Information regarding the Major Oil Pipeline Siting Authority

FAQ's of MOPSA

Information on Intervening/Protesting

Sample-Document Formal Intervention Requests

Public Comment Form for the Keystone XL Pipeline

OP-0003 Keystone XL Pipeline Application & Information


Nebraska Public Service Commission

1200 N Street, Suite 300, Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: 402-471-3101
Toll Free: 1-800-526-0017 (NE Only)
TDD: 402-471-0213
Fax: 402-471-0254

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