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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.

 

 

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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

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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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)

October 21, 2020 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing (55.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing Regarding Light Mitigation Time Extension Requests

Case No. PU-15-592

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. / Thunder Spirit Wind
Transfer of Site Certificate
Siting Application

Case No. PU-17-192

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
Thunder Spirit Wind Project
Siting Application

Case No. PU-20-417

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
Light Mitigation Time Extension Request
Application
General Public Call-In Information
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Access Code 259-316-322

October 21, 2020 - 02:30 pm CDT

Work Session (49.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Legislative Discussion Meeting

General Public Call-In Information
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November 18, 2020 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

November 23, 2020 - 09:00 am CST

Formal Hearing (2262.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
NuStar Pipeline PU-20-381

Case No. PU-20-381

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NuStar Pipeline Operating Partnership L.P.
10" North System Pipeline Relocation - Cass County
Siting Application
Public Call In Information
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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)

October 21, 2020 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

Formal (84.00KB pdf)
Administrative (54.00KB pdf)
General Public Call-In Information
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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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