Tag: Utility Commission

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Utility commission incumbents largely prevailed on election night, but the South could see upsets

November 5, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

Voters have retained the majority of incumbent utility commissioners up for reelection this cycle, but in a handful of states, particularly those with no incumbents on the ballot, still face tight or undecided commission races. Incumbents will retain seats in […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Utilities Are Getting a Big Tax Break. How Much Money Will Consumers Get Back?

February 28, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

Months after President Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, some customers may soon receive returns from their utilities. Nearly every state utility commission in the nation, plus Washington, D.C.’s commission, has started some type of order or investigation […]

Electric Utility

Texas PUC staff: NextEra-Oncor deal needs more consumer protections

February 28, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

Staff of the Public Utility Commission of Texas believe additional consumer protections need to be put in place before regulators sign off on NextEra’s plan to purchase Oncor Electric Delivery Co., the largest utility in the state. NextEra Energy has […]