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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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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)

April 20, 2021 - 03:00 pm CDT

Work Session (67.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
PPM Energy, Inc. Rugby Wind Farm - Pierce County - PU-05-47

Case No. PU-05-47

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PPM Energy, Inc.
Rugby Wind Farm - Pierce County
Siting Application

April 21, 2021 - 10:00 am CDT

Other (52.00KB pdf)
Personnel Discussion

April 22, 2021 - 08:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing (364.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Continuation Formal Hearing PU-20-194 Keith and Deanna Kessler vs Minnesota

Case No. PU-20-194

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Keith and Deanna Kessler
v. Minnesota Power, a division of ALLETE, Inc.
Complaint

April 23, 2021 - 09:00 am CDT

Informal Hearing (54.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
MDU Feb. 2021 Extreme Weather Event and Cost of Gas 2021

Case No. PU-21-101

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
Feb. 2021 Extreme Weather Event
Investigation

Case No. PU-21-8

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
Cost of Gas 2021
Tariff Monthly Adjustments

April 23, 2021 - 11:00 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Legislative Discussion

May 05, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing (50.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Cable One VoIP LLC, Designated Eligible Carrier, Application

Case No. PU-21-123

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Cable One VoIP LLC
Designated Eligible Carrier
Application

May 06, 2021 - 09:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing (856.00KB pdf)
Formal Hearing-Basin Electric Power Cooperative-Case No. PU-21-49

Case No. PU-21-49

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Basin Electric Power Cooperative
230kV Transmission Line Project - Mountrail County
Siting Application
Mountrail County South Complex
8103 61st Street NW
Stanley, ND

May 11, 2021 - 07:30 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

Bismarck Event Center
315 South 5th Street
Bismarck, ND

May 12, 2021 - 07:00 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

Bismarck Event Center
315 South 5th Street
Bismarck, ND

May 13, 2021 - 07:30 am CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

Bismarck Event Center
315 South 5th Street
Bismarck, ND

May 19, 2021 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

- CANCELLED

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)

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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