Byron Pfordte


Montana-Dakota Utilities taking actions to help customers, maintain reliable service during coronavirus situation

BISMARCK, N.D. – March 17, 2020 – As the situation with COVID-19 (coronavirus) continues to evolve, Montana-Dakota Utilities’ priority is always the safety and health of our employees, our customers and the public. We know our customers look to us to provide safe and reliable natural gas and electric service, which requires employees being available 24/7 to fulfill critical roles

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Energy Share of Wyoming Kicks Off for 2019-2020

Raising $100,000 and assisting 300 families statewide are among goals of Energy Share of Wyoming, which kicks-off its 2019-2020 season Monday, December 2, 2019. Fifteen Wyoming businesses, organizations and communities sponsor the program that assists individuals with energy-related emergencies when unusual circumstances create financial needs not met through existing assistance programs.  Funding comes from voluntary contributions for the program that

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Montana-Dakota Utilities files request to build electric generation facility

BISMARCK, N.D. – August 29, 2019 – Montana-Dakota Utilities announced today that it has filed an application with the North Dakota Public Service Commission for an advance determination of prudence to construct, own and operate an 88-megawatt simple cycle combustion turbine. The natural gas-fired electric generation facility would be located next to an existing company-owned combustion turbine near Mandan, North

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National 811 Day | A Reminder to Always Call 811 Before Digging

BISMARCK, N.D. – August 8, 2019 – With August 11 almost here, Montana-Dakota Utilities hopes this date on the calendar, 8/11, will serve as a natural reminder for residents to call 811 prior to any digging project to have underground utility lines marked. Every few minutes an underground utility line is damaged nationwide because someone decided to dig without first

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