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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

 

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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 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)

August 04, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

- CANCELLED

August 05, 2021 - 07:30 am CDT

Other (56.00KB pdf)
Energizing North Dakota's Future - Realizing the Vision

Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC)
15 North 23rd Street
Grand Forks, ND

August 05, 2021 - 03:00 pm CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Traill County Natural Gas Project

American Crystal Sugar
121 Highway 81 NE
Hillsboro, ND

August 18, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing (56.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
GRE/Rainbow PU-21-325; GRE/Nexus PU-21-326; OTP-Advance Prudence PU-21-83

Case No. PU-21-325

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Great River Energy / Rainbow Energy Center, LLC
Transfer Certificate #1 and Permit #3
Siting Application

Case No. PU-21-326

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Great River Energy / Nexus Line, LLC
Transfer Certificate #2 and Permit #1
Siting Application

Case No. PU-21-83

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Otter Tail Power Company
Advance Prudence- Advanced Metering Infrastructure
Application

August 24, 2021 - 09:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (697.00KB pdf)
Bowman Wind, 208.7 MW Bowman Wind Project-Bowman County, PU-21-121

Case No. PU-21-121

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Bowman Wind, LLC
208.7 MW Bowman Wind Project - Bowman County
Siting Application
Four Seasons Pavilion West Wing
12 Hwy 12 East
Bowman, ND

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)

August 04, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

Formal (85.00KB pdf)
Administrative (48.00KB pdf)

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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