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Bismarck, ND 58505-0480

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Welcome...

Commissioners

Brian P. Kalk

Randy
Christmann

Julie Fedorchak
Chairman

Thank you for visiting the website of the North Dakota Public Service Commission. The Public Service Commission is a constitutional agency with varying degrees of statutory authority over abandoned mine lands, coal mine reclamation, electric and gas utilities, telecommunications companies, energy conversion facility siting, transmission facility siting, railroads, grain elevators, facility-based grain buyers, roving grain buyers, and hay buyers, auctioneers, auction clerks, weighing and measuring devices, pipeline safety, and underground damage prevention.

To learn more about how the PSC affects the lives of North Dakotans every day, click here: A Day in Your Life

 

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The Commission typically meets in formal session every two weeks; special meetings are held to handle special or emergency situations. Click on a link below to watch or listen to a LIVE meeting.

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Looking for an agenda? A calendar of events and agendas can be found by scrolling to the bottom of this page.

 

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Commissioner Julie Fedorchak, Chairman (center)

Commissioner Randy Christmann (left)

Commissioner Brian Kalk (right)

 

The PSC takes an active role in protecting consumers by ensuring utilities follow rules, including ones that relate to disconnection of service. Working with consumers to resolve disputes with utilities, and establishing fair rates and regulations. The PSC is constantly looking out for the interests of North Dakotans.

Latest News (To view archived news releases, please visit our Newsroom)

 

Commission Events

May 25, 2016 - 08:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast

- POSTPONED

Case No. RC-15-755

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Falkirk Mining Company
Revision No. 27 for Permit NAFK-9503
Approval

May 27, 2016 - 10:30 am CDT

Work Session Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-15-690

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Brady Wind, LLC
Brady Wind Energy Center - Stark County
Siting Application

Case No. PU-15-797

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Brady Wind, LLC
230kV Transmission Line - Stark County
Siting Application

June 01, 2016 - 09:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-16-122

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Oliver Wind III, LLC
230 kV Transmission Line - Oliver & Morton
Siting Application

Case No. PU-16-123

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Oliver Wind III, LLC
Oliver III Wind Energy Center - Oliver & Morton
Siting Application
Mandan City Hall
205 Second Avenue NW
Mandan, ND

June 06, 2016 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council Office
Conference Room
1016 E Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND

June 07, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-16-42

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Brady Wind II, LLC
Brady II Wind Energy Center - Hettinger & Stark
Siting Application
Memorial Hall
925 Main Street
New England, ND

June 08, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

- CANCELLED

June 08, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other
June Director's Meeting

June 12, 2016 - 08:00 am CDT

Other
2016 MARC Conference

Radisson Hotel
605 E Broadway Ave
Bismarck, ND

June 22, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other Internet Broadcast
Xcel Energy Periodic Information Exchange (PIE) Meeting

June 27, 2016 - 11:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing
Administrative Law Judge

Case No. PU-16-140

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Plains Terminals North Dakota LLC
24-Inch Crude Oil Pipeline - McKenzie County
Siting Application
Teddy's Residential Suites
113 9th Avenue SE
Watford City, ND

June 30, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Other
FERC SPP Discussion

July 06, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

July 14, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Other
Review Legislative Proposals

July 20, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other
MISO Update

August 17, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

September 07, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

September 12, 2016 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council Office
Conference Room
1016 E Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND

September 14, 2016 - 09:00 am CDT

Other
IOU Transmission Discussion

September 21, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

October 05, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

October 19, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

November 09, 2016 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

November 30, 2016 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

December 05, 2016 - 12:00 pm CST

Other
(Tentative) Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council Office
Conference Room
1016 E Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND

December 14, 2016 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

December 15, 2016 - 11:00 am CST

Other
Employee Recognition Luncheon

January 04, 2017 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Meeting Notices

May 27, 2016 - 10:25 am CDT

Special Commission Meeting

Formal (27.00KB pdf)

June 08, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

June 22, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

July 06, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

July 20, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

August 17, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 07, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 21, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 05, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 19, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 09, 2016 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

November 30, 2016 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 14, 2016 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

January 04, 2017 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

 

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