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Bismarck, ND 58505-0480

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Welcome...

Commissioners

Brian Kroshus


Julie Fedorchak


Randy

Christmann,
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, 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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Commissioner Randy Christmann, Chairman (center)

Commissioner Julie Fedorchak (right)

Commissioner Brian Kroshus (left)

 

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)

July 24, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-17-97

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Cenex Pipeline, LLC
10" Refined Fuels Pipeline Williams,Mountrail,Ward
Siting Application
Sleep Inn
2400 10th Street SW
Minot, ND

July 25, 2017 - 09:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-17-97

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Cenex Pipeline, LLC
10" Refined Fuels Pipeline Williams,Mountrail,Ward
Siting Application
Tioga City Hall
16 1st Street NE
Tioga, ND

July 26, 2017 - 02:00 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-17-228

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Montana-Dakota Utilities / Roughrider Electric
City of Belfield
Service Area Agreement

Case No. PU-17-229

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co., a Division of MDU Re
City of Belfield - Service Area Agreement
Public Convenience & Necessity

July 26, 2017 - 02:15 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-17-232

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Montana-Dakota Utilities / Roughrider Electric
City of Hazen
Service Area Agreement

Case No. PU-17-233

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co., a Division of MDU Re
City of Hazen - Service Area Agreement
Public Convenience & Necessity

July 26, 2017 - 02:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-17-230

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Montana-Dakota Utilities / Roughrider Electric
City of South Heart
Service Area Agreement

Case No. PU-17-231

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co., a Division of MDU Re
City of South Heart - Service Area Agreement
Public Convenience & Necessity

July 26, 2017 - 02:45 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-17-226

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Montana-Dakota Utilities / Roughrider Electric
City of Beulah
Service Area Agreement

Case No. PU-17-227

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co., a Division of MDU Re
City of Beulah - Service Area Agreement
Public Convenience & Necessity

July 27, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

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

August 09, 2017 - 09:00 am CDT

Other
Monthly PSC Budget Update

August 09, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Other
August Director's Meeting

August 16, 2017 - 01:00 pm CDT

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Order to Show Cause

Case No. PU-14-842

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Dakota Access, LLC
Dakota Access Pipeline Project
Siting Application

August 16, 2017 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

- CANCELLED

August 17, 2017 - 08:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Open Investigation

Case No. PU-14-842

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Dakota Access, LLC
Dakota Access Pipeline Project
Siting Application

August 18, 2017 - 11:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-17-102

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Northern States Power Company
230 kV Transmission Line - McHenry & Ward Counties
Siting Application
Sleep Inn
2400 10th Street SW
Minot, ND

September 06, 2017 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other
Grid Security Discussion

September 06, 2017 - 05:00 pm CDT

Other
PSC Staff Summer/Fall BBQ Gathering

TBA

September 11, 2017 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

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

September 14, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Other
PHMSA/PSC Semi-Annual Conference Call

September 20, 2017 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

September 26, 2017 - 08:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-17-120

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Northern States Power Company
Advance Prudence - 1,550 MW Wind Generation
Application

October 04, 2017 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

October 06, 2017 - 08:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-17-140

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Otter Tail Power Company
Advance Prudence - Astoria Project
Application

Case No. PU-17-141

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Otter Tail Power Company
Advance Prudence - Merricourt Project
Application

Case No. PU-17-143

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Otter Tail Power Company
150 MW - Merricourt Project
Public Convenience & Necessity

October 12, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Other
SPP Update Meeting

October 12, 2017 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other
Semi-Annual MISO Updates

October 18, 2017 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

November 01, 2017 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

November 16, 2017 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

- CANCELLED

November 29, 2017 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

December 04, 2017 - 12:00 pm CST

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

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

December 14, 2017 - 11:00 am CST

Other
PSC Employee Recognition Luncheon

December 20, 2017 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

April 19, 2018 - 10:00 am CDT

Other
SPP Update Meeting

April 19, 2018 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other
Semi-Annual MISO Updates

Meeting Notices

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

July 21, 2017 - 08:30 am CDT

Special Commission Meeting

Formal (31.00KB pdf)

July 26, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

Formal (48.00KB pdf)
Administrative (8.00KB pdf)

August 16, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 06, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 20, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 04, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 18, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 01, 2017 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 16, 2017 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

November 29, 2017 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 20, 2017 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

 

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