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Bismarck, ND 58505-0480

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

Commissioners

Commissioner Bonny M. Fetch

Julie Fedorchak

Randy Christmann

Randy
Christmann

Commissioner Brian P. Kalk

Brian P. Kalk
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.

 

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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 meeting.

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Public Service Comissioners

Commissioner Brian Kalk, Chairman (center)

Commissioner Randy Christmann (left)

Commissioner Julie Fedorchak (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

October 22, 2014 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing (11.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-14-620

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Paradigm Midstream Services - ND, LLC
Crude Oil Pipeline - McKenzie & Mountrail Counties
Public Convenience & Necessity

October 22, 2014 - 01:30 pm CDT

Other
Pedigree Technologies Presentation

- CANCELLED

October 23, 2014 - 09:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-14-679

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Antelope Hills Wind Project, LLC
Wind Energy Conversion Facility - Mercer County
Siting Application
Council Chambers
120 N Central Avenue
Beulah, ND

October 23, 2014 - 01:00 pm CDT

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-14-678

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Antelope Hills Wind Project, LLC
345 kV Transmission Line - Mercer County
Siting Application
Council Chambers
120 N Central Avenue
Beulah, ND

October 23, 2014 - 01:00 pm CDT

Work Session Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-14-679

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Antelope Hills Wind Project, LLC
Wind Energy Conversion Facility - Mercer County
Siting Application

October 24, 2014 - 09:00 am CDT

Other
Staff Planning Meeting

October 24, 2014 - 10:00 am CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-14-620

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Paradigm Midstream Services - ND, LLC
Crude Oil Pipeline - McKenzie & Mountrail Counties
Public Convenience & Necessity

October 24, 2014 - 01:00 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-14-620

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Paradigm Midstream Services - ND, LLC
Crude Oil Pipeline - McKenzie & Mountrail Counties
Public Convenience & Necessity

October 25, 2014 - 01:00 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-14-620

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Paradigm Midstream Services - ND, LLC
Crude Oil Pipeline - McKenzie & Mountrail Counties
Public Convenience & Necessity

November 06, 2014 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

November 20, 2014 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

November 25, 2014 - 09:00 am CST

Other
MISO Update

November 25, 2014 - 01:30 pm CST

Other
Director's Meeting

December 03, 2014 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

December 05, 2014 - 01:30 pm CST

Formal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Case No. PU-13-877

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Public Service Commission
Northern Excavating Co., Inc. (7-25-2013)
Damage Prevention Enforcement

Case No. PU-13-878

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Public Service Commission
Northern Excavating Co., Inc. (8-2-2013)
Damage Prevention Enforcement

Case No. PU-13-879

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Public Service Commission
Northern Excavating Co., Inc. (25 pair copper)
Damage Prevention Enforcement

Case No. PU-13-880

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Public Service Commission
Northern Excavating Co., Inc. (144 Fiber Optic)
Damage Prevention Enforcement

Case No. PU-13-881

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Northern Excavating Co., Inc. (9-17-2013)
Damage Prevention Enforcement

Case No. PU-13-882

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Public Service Commission
Northern Excavating Co., Inc. (9-30-2013)
Damage Prevention Enforcement

Case No. PU-13-883

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Northern Excavating Co., Inc. (75 pair 2nd time)
Damage Prevention Enforcement

December 09, 2014 - 12:00 pm CST

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Ramada Bismarck Hotel
Judicial Room
1400 E Interchange Avenue
Bismarck, ND

December 11, 2014 - 09:00 am CST

Formal Hearing

Case No. PU-14-625

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Targa Badlands LLC
8-Inch Crude Pipeline Project - Mountrail County
Siting Application
Stanley City Hall
208 South Main Street
Stanley, ND

December 17, 2014 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

December 18, 2014 - 10:00 am CST

Other

March 10, 2015 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Ramada Bismarck Hotel
Judicial Room
1400 E Interchange Ave
Bismarck, ND

June 02, 2015 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Ramada Bismarck Hotel
Judicial Room
1400 E Interchange Ave
Bismarck, ND

September 08, 2015 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Ramada Bismarck Hotel
Judicial Room
1400 E Interchange Ave
Bismarck, ND

December 08, 2015 - 12:00 pm CST

Other
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Ramada Bismarck Hotel
Judicial Room
1400 E Interchange Ave
Bismarck, ND

June 12, 2016 - 08:00 am CDT

Other
2016 MARC Conference

Radisson Hotel
605 E Broadway Ave
Bismarck, ND

Meeting Notices

October 22, 2014 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

Formal (38.00KB pdf)
Administrative (30.00KB pdf)

November 06, 2014 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

November 20, 2014 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 03, 2014 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 17, 2014 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

 

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