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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,
Chair

Brian Kroshus

 

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.

 

 

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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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To participate via telephone, dial 1-888-585-9008 Access Code: 259-316-322

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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.

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

 

Commission Events

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

January 27, 2021 - 01:30 pm CST

Other (54.00KB pdf)
Quarterly Director's Meeting

January 29, 2021 - 11:00 am CST

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

February 03, 2021 - 01:30 pm CST

Work Session (55.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. - Work Session PU-20-379

Case No. PU-20-379

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
2020 Natural Gas Rate Increase
Application
General Public Telephonic Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

February 04, 2021 - 09:30 am CST

Informal Hearing (51.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing-PU-20-442 PSC vs. Qwest Corporation

Case No. PU-20-442

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Public Service Commission
vs. Qwest Corporation
Show Cause
General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

February 05, 2021 - 11:00 am CST

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

February 12, 2021 - 11:00 am CST

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

February 17, 2021 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

February 19, 2021 - 11:00 am CST

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

February 26, 2021 - 11:00 am CST

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

March 01, 2021 - 01:00 pm CST

Other (54.00KB pdf)
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

March 02, 2021 - 12:00 pm CST

Public Input Session (2593.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Public Input Sessions-PU-20-379-Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.

Case No. PU-20-379

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
2020 Natural Gas Rate Increase
Application
General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

March 02, 2021 - 05:30 pm CST

Public Input Session (2593.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Public Input Sessions-PU-20-379-Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.

Case No. PU-20-379

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
2020 Natural Gas Rate Increase
Application
General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

March 03, 2021 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

March 04, 2021 - 12:00 pm CST

Public Input Session (2299.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Public Input Sessions-PU-20-441-Northern States Power Company

Case No. PU-20-441

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Northern States Power Company
2021 Electric Rate Increase
Application
Public Input Sessions-PU-20-441-Northern States Po
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

March 04, 2021 - 05:30 pm CST

Public Input Session (2299.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Public Input Sessions-PU-20-441-Northern States Power Company

Case No. PU-20-441

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Northern States Power Company
2021 Electric Rate Increase
Application
General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

March 05, 2021 - 11:00 am CST

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

March 12, 2021 - 11:00 am CST

Other (52.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

March 17, 2021 - 01:00 pm CDT

Formal Hearing (2593.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Formal Technical Hearing-PU-20-379-Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.

Case No. PU-20-379

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
2020 Natural Gas Rate Increase
Application
General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

March 17, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

- CANCELLED

March 18, 2021 - 08:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (2593.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Formal Technical Hearing-PU-20-379-Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.

Case No. PU-20-379

toggle for more information
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
2020 Natural Gas Rate Increase
Application
General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

March 19, 2021 - 08:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (2593.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Formal Technical Hearing-PU-20-379-Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.

Case No. PU-20-379

toggle for more information
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
2020 Natural Gas Rate Increase
Application
General Public Call-In Information
Dial 1-888-585-9008
Access Code 259-316-322

March 19, 2021 - 11:00 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

March 26, 2021 - 11:00 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

April 01, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

April 02, 2021 - 11:00 am CDT

Other (52.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

April 09, 2021 - 11:00 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

April 14, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

April 16, 2021 - 11:00 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

April 23, 2021 - 11:00 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

May 05, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

May 19, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

June 07, 2021 - 01:00 pm CDT

Other (54.00KB pdf)
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

June 09, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

June 23, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

July 14, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

August 04, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

August 18, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

September 01, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

September 13, 2021 - 01:00 pm CDT

Other (54.00KB pdf)
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

September 22, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

October 06, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

October 20, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

November 03, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

November 17, 2021 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

December 01, 2021 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

December 06, 2021 - 01:00 pm CST

Other (54.00KB pdf)
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

December 15, 2021 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

December 29, 2021 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

Meeting Notices

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

February 03, 2021 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

February 17, 2021 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

March 03, 2021 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

March 17, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

April 01, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

April 14, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

May 05, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

May 19, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

June 09, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

June 23, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

July 14, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

August 04, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

August 18, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 01, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 22, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 06, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 20, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 03, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 17, 2021 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 01, 2021 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 15, 2021 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 29, 2021 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

 

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