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600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 408
Bismarck, ND 58505-0480

701.328.2400 - Phone
877.245.6685 - Toll-Free
800.366.6888 - TTY
701.328.2410 - Fax
ndpsc@nd.gov

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Welcome...

Commissioners

Randy Christmann


Julie Fedorchak


Brian Kroshus,
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 and railroad safety, auctioneers and auction clerks, weighing and measuring devices, gas pipeline safety, and underground damage prevention.

You Should Know...About the ND Public Service Commission

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

 

*COVID-19 Emergency: Office and Hearing Procedures

The Commission's Offices are open to the public, but special procedures may be used for meetings/hearings. Click here for more information.

 

 

Watch/Listen to the Commission Live

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.

 

Formal Hearing - OE2 North Pipeline Project, Williams County - Aug. 6, 2020, 8a.m. Central

Public Input received by the Commission will be placed into the record for consideration. The Commission will receive testimony through the following methods:

  • Written - Written public input may be submitted beginning on Aug. 6, 2020, through Aug. 13, 2020, through email via ndpsc@nd.gov or by mail addressed to: Public Service Commission, 600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 408, Bismarck, ND 58505-0480.
  • Telephone - The public may provide input over the phone during the hearing by calling 701-328-4081 to be placed on a list. During the hearing on Aug. 6, the Commission will call you back to receive your input at the end of the hearing in an order determined by the Administrative Law Judge.

 

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What's Going On...

Commissioner Brian Kroshus, Chairman (center)

Commissioner Julie Fedorchak, (left)

Commissioner Randy Christmann, (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.

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Commission Events

State Capitol 12th Floor Hearing Room (unless otherwise noted)

August 13, 2020 - 10:00 am CDT

Other (50.00KB pdf)
Legislation Discussion

General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code: 259-316-322

August 18, 2020 - 10:00 am CDT

Work Session (52.00KB pdf)
Work Session to discuss Administrative Rule Making

General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

August 18, 2020 - 01:30 pm CDT

Work Session (53.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Verendrye Electric Cooperative, Inc. Work Session PU-18-374

Case No. PU-18-374

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Verendrye Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Damage Prevention Enforcement
General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

August 26, 2020 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

- CANCELLED

August 26, 2020 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other (66.00KB pdf)
Otter Tail Power Company - Periodic Information Exchange Meeting

General Public Call-In Information
Dial: 1-888-585-9008
Access Code: 259-316-322

September 01, 2020 - 11:00 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
MISO Biannual Update

General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

September 01, 2020 - 02:30 pm CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
SPP/RTO Biannual Update

General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

September 09, 2020 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

- CANCELLED

September 09, 2020 - 05:30 pm CDT

Other (51.00KB pdf)
PSC Staff Picnic

The Farwest Rotary Community Center
1021 Mustang Dr.
Bismarck, ND

September 23, 2020 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

October 07, 2020 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

October 21, 2020 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

November 18, 2020 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

December 02, 2020 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

December 16, 2020 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

Meeting Notices

State Capitol 12th Floor Hearing Room (unless otherwise noted)

August 26, 2020 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 09, 2020 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 23, 2020 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 07, 2020 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 21, 2020 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 05, 2020 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

November 18, 2020 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 02, 2020 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 16, 2020 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

 

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