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600 E. Boulevard, 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, 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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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)

May 28, 2019 - 09:00 am CDT

Other (26.00KB pdf)
Monthly Budget Discussion

May 28, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Other (26.00KB pdf)
Monthly Director's Meeting

May 29, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing
Informal Hearing

- CANCELLED

May 29, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other (53.00KB pdf)
Annual rail safety and stakeholder meeting

June 10, 2019 - 01:00 pm CDT

Formal Hearing (1434.00KB pdf)
Formal Hearing - PU-18-405 Belle Fourche Pipeline Co.

Case No. PU-18-405

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Belle Fourche Pipeline Company
6-inch Skunk Hill-DPR Pipeline Conversion Project
Siting Application
TownePlace Suites By Marriott
240 29th St. W.
Dickinson, ND

June 11, 2019 - 09:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (1881.00KB pdf)
Formal Hearing - PU-18-404 Belle Fourche Pipeline Co.

Teddy's Residential Suites
113 9th Ave. SE
Watford City, ND

June 12, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing (13.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing re Decommissioning Plan, Cost and Financial Assurance

Case No. PU-09-244

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Otter Tail Power Company
40.5 MW Langdon Wind - Cavalier Cty.
Decommissioning Plan & Cost

Case No. PU-09-245

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Otter Tail Power Company
48 MW Ashtabula Wind - Barnes Cty
Decommissioning Plan & Cost

June 17, 2019 - 09:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (1946.00KB pdf)
PU-19-28 PU-19-29 Ruso Wind Partners, LLC Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-19-28

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Ruso Wind Partners, LLC
Ruso Wind Project - Ward and McLean Counties
Siting Application

Case No. PU-19-29

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Ruso Wind Partners, LLC
230 kV Transmission Line - McHenry and Ward Cntys
Siting Application
Sleep Inn & Suites
2400 10th St. SW.
Minot, ND

June 26, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

June 27, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Other (12.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
SPP / RTO Biannual Update

June 27, 2019 - 01:00 pm CDT

Other (12.00KB pdf)
MISO Biannual Update

July 10, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing
Informal Hearing

July 25, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

August 06, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

August 21, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

September 18, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

October 02, 2019 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

Meeting Notices

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

May 29, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

June 12, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

June 26, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

July 10, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

July 25, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

August 06, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

August 21, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 04, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 18, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 02, 2019 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

 

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