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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
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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

 

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.

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

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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May 20, 2021, Technical Conference - Grid of the Future: Ensuring Long-Term Reliability (8:30am to 5pm)

The North Dakota Public Service Commission is hosting a technical conference regarding grid reliability. Topics to be discussed include emergency operations and communications, market reforms, and long-term reliability.

Click here for an agenda

The event was recorded and audio files are available below. Video files should be available and posted here soon.

 

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What's Going On...

Commissioner Julie Fedorchak, Chair (center)

Commissioner Randy Christmann, (left)

Commissioner Brian Kroshus, (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)

June 23, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

- CANCELLED

June 24, 2021 - 09:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (938.00KB pdf)
Formal, Bowman Wind, 208.7 MW Bowman Wind Project-Bowman County, PU-21-121

- CANCELLED

Case No. PU-21-121

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Bowman Wind, LLC
208.7 MW Bowman Wind Project - Bowman County
Siting Application
Bowman Lodge & Convention Center
207 West Highway 12
Bowman, ND

July 12, 2021 - 08:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing (943.00KB pdf)
Formal,Dakota Gasification,Carbon Dioxide Gas Pipeline-Mercer Cty,PU-21-150

Case No. PU-21-150

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Dakota Gasification Company
Carbon Dioxide Gas Pipeline - Mercer County
Siting Application
Energy Wellness Center
1900 Central Avenue North
Beulah, ND

July 14, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing (53.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
NSP - Customer Credit - DOE Settlement 2019, Case No. PU-21-89

Case No. PU-21-89

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Northern States Power Company
Customer Credit – DOE Settlement 2019
Application

July 22, 2021 - 08:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (821.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Formal, Northern States Power, 2021 Electric Rate Increase, PU-20-441

Case No. PU-20-441

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Northern States Power Company
2021 Electric Rate Increase
Application

July 23, 2021 - 08:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (821.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Formal, Northern States Power, 2021 Electric Rate Increase, PU-20-441

Case No. PU-20-441

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Northern States Power Company
2021 Electric Rate Increase
Application

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

September 30, 2021 - 08:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing (561.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
NSP Adv Prudence-Four Repowered Wind & 120MW NRN Wind PU-20-425;PU-21-93

Case No. PU-20-425

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Northern States Power Company
Advance Prudence - Four Repowered Wind Projects
Application

Case No. PU-21-93

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Northern States Power Company
Advance Prudence - 120MW Northern Wind Facility
Application

October 01, 2021 - 08:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing (561.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
NSP Adv Prudence-Four Repowered Wind & 120MW NRN Wind PU-20-425;PU-21-93

Case No. PU-20-425

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Northern States Power Company
Advance Prudence - Four Repowered Wind Projects
Application

Case No. PU-21-93

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Northern States Power Company
Advance Prudence - 120MW Northern Wind Facility
Application

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)

June 23, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

Formal (81.00KB pdf)
Administrative (57.00KB pdf)
Peace Garden Room
600 East Boulevard Ave.
State Capitol
Bismarck, ND

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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