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Bismarck, ND 58505-0480

701.328.2400 - Phone
877.245.6685 - Toll-Free
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Welcome...

Commissioners

Brian P. Kalk

Randy
Christmann

Julie Fedorchak
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, and hay 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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Commissioner Julie Fedorchak, Chairman (center)

Commissioner Randy Christmann (left)

Commissioner Brian Kalk (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

September 30, 2016 - 10:30 am CDT

Other
PSC Budget and Personnel Discussion

October 04, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Other Internet Broadcast
PHMSA Annual Meeting

October 04, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Work Session
Weights & Measures Quality Assurance

October 05, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

- CANCELLED

October 07, 2016 - 11:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-16-420

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Caliber Bear Den Interconnect LLC
12.75-inch Crude Oil Pipeline - McKenzie County
Siting Application
Teddy's Residential Suites
113 9th Avenue SE
Watford City, ND

October 18, 2016 - 08:30 am CDT

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-15-166

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Public Service Commission
Phoenix Construction
Damage Prevention Enforcement

October 19, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other
OTP Briefings on SPP Issue

October 26, 2016 - 11:00 am CDT

Other
Petroleum Council Meeting

Broadway Grill And Tavern
100 W Broadway Avenue
Bismarck, ND

November 02, 2016 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other
Meeting with North Dakota Grain Dealers Association

November 22, 2016 - 09:00 am CST

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-16-614

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Epping Transmission Company, LLC
12.75-Inch Crude Oil Pipeline - Williams County
Siting Application
Ernie French Center
NDSU Williston Research Extension Ctr
14120 Hwy 2
Williston, ND

November 30, 2016 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-16-624

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Otter Tail Power Company
Transmission Facility Cost Recovery (2017)
Rates

December 01, 2016 - 08:30 am CST

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. GS-14-216

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Public Service Commission
Plote Construction ND, LLC
Damage Prevention Enforcement

December 05, 2016 - 12:00 pm CST

Other
(Tentative) Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council Office
Conference Room
1016 E Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND

December 12, 2016 - 08:30 am CST

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-15-677

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Public Service Commission
v. Qwest Corporation
Complaint

December 14, 2016 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

December 15, 2016 - 11:00 am CST

Other
Employee Recognition Luncheon

January 04, 2017 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

March 06, 2017 - 12:00 pm CST

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council Office
Conference Room
1016 E Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND

June 05, 2017 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council Office
Conference Room
1016 E Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND

September 11, 2017 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council Office
Conference Room
1016 E Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND

December 04, 2017 - 12:00 pm CST

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council Office
Conference Room
1016 E Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND

Meeting Notices

October 05, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 19, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 02, 2016 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 30, 2016 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 14, 2016 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

January 04, 2017 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

 

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