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STATE OF NORTH DAKOTA PUBLIC SERVICE COM

STATE OF NORTH DAKOTA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION Public Service Commission Case No. PU-22-147 Electrification of Transportation Investigation NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING September 7, 2022 A public hearing will be held on the electrification of transportation at 2:00 p.m., Central Time on November 3, 2022, in the Commission Hearing Room, 12th floor, State Capitol, Bismarck, North Dakota. The public is also encouraged to view the hearing electronically via https://psc.nd.gov/public/meetings/live.php or listen telephonically by dialing 1-888-585-9008 with room code 671-872-185. On November 15, 2021, the President of the United States signed The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (“IIJA”), H.R. 3684, 117th Cong. (2021). Pursuant to the IIJA, Section 111(d) of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (16 U.S.C. 2621(d)) was amended (“Amendments”) by adding the following standard: (21) Each State shall consider measures to promote greater electrification of the transportation sector, including the establishment of rates that — (A) Promote affordable and equitable electric vehicle charging options for residential, commercial, and public electric vehicle charging infrastructure; (B) Improve the customer experience associated with electric vehicle charging, including by reducing charging times for light-, medium-, and heavy-duty vehicles; and (C) Accelerate third-party investment in electric vehicle charging for light-, medium-, and heavy-duty vehicles; and (D) Appropriately recover the marginal costs of delivering electricity to electric vehicles and electric vehicle charging infrastructure. The issue to be considered in this proceeding is whether the Commission should consider measures to promote greater electrification of the transportation sector. For more information contact the Public Service Commission, State Capitol, Bismarck, North Dakota 58505, 701-328-2400 or Relay North Dakota 1-800-366-6888 TTY. If you require any auxiliary aids or services, such as readers, signers, or Braille materials, please notify the Commission 24 hours in advance. PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION Randy Christmann Commissioner Julie Fedorchak Chair Sheri Haugen-Hoffart Commissioner (Sept 17, 2022)