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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

Brian Kroshus


Julie Fedorchak


Randy

Christmann,
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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Commissioner Randy Christmann, Chairman (center)

Commissioner Julie Fedorchak (right)

Commissioner Brian Kroshus (left)

 

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 21, 2018 - 08:30 am CDT

Other (27.00KB pdf)
Budget and Personnel Discussion

August 21, 2018 - 10:30 am CDT

Other (27.00KB pdf)
Monthly Director's Meeting

August 21, 2018 - 01:00 pm CDT

Work Session (28.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Work Session for MDU Rate Case

Case No. PU-17-295

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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co., a Division of MDU Re
2017 Natural Gas Rate Increase
Application

August 21, 2018 - 02:30 pm CDT

Work Session (27.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Work Session for Otter Tail Power Rate Case

Case No. PU-17-398

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Otter Tail Power Company
2017 Electric Rate Increase
Application

August 29, 2018 - 05:30 pm CDT

Other (45.00KB pdf)
PSC staff summer picnic

Sertoma Park Shelter #7

September 05, 2018 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

September 10, 2018 - 12:00 pm CDT

Other Internet Broadcast
Quarterly Lignite Energy Council Meeting

Lignite Energy Council
1016 E Owens Ave #200
Bismarck, ND

September 26, 2018 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

October 10, 2018 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

October 11, 2018 - 09:00 am CDT

Formal Hearing (878.00KB pdf)
Formal Hearing - PU-17-120 & PU-17-372

Case No. PU-17-120

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Northern States Power Company
Advance Prudence - 1,550 MW Wind Generation
Application

Case No. PU-17-372

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Northern States Power Company
Advance Prudence - 302.4 MW Dakota Range Wind
Application

October 24, 2018 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

November 08, 2018 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

November 20, 2018 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

December 03, 2018 - 12:00 pm CST

Other Internet Broadcast
Quarterly Lignite Energy Council Meeting

Lignite Energy Council
1016 E Owens Ave #200
Bismarck, ND

December 06, 2018 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

December 19, 2018 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

January 09, 2019 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

January 23, 2019 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast

Meeting Notices

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

August 22, 2018 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

Formal (40.00KB pdf)
Administrative (30.00KB pdf)

September 05, 2018 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

September 26, 2018 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 10, 2018 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

October 24, 2018 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

November 08, 2018 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

November 20, 2018 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 06, 2018 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 19, 2018 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

January 09, 2019 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

January 23, 2019 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

 

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