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The California public utilities Commission took little time in its regular monthly voting meeting to unanimously postpone finalizing a fire-threat map that will be ... Pacific Gas & Electric, the region's public utility company, has become the focus of several lawsuits despite its assertion that private power lines ...
The Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant in San Luis Obispo County has produced electricity since 1985 but the California public utilities Commission voted to ... "We chart a a new energy future by phasing out nuclear power here in California," Michael Picker, the president of the California public utilities ...

Under the Act, a normalization method of accounting is generally used for excess tax reserves associated with public utility property. To comply with normalization accounting method requirements for excess tax reserves, utilities are generally not permitted, in computing costs for rate-making purposes or ...
An Amish family must connect to a municipal sewer even though doing so would go against their beliefs, a Pennsylvania court ruled. The five-year legal battle started because the Yoder family wanted to continue using an outhouse that, in line with their traditional Amish beliefs, did not include any electricity.
Left to right: Commissioner Ron Skagen, Commissioner Aaron Viebrock, Senior Resource Planner Debbie Kenny who was awarded her 25 year service award; Work Order Clerk Sandy Petersen who was awarded her 20 year service award, and Commissioner Molly Simpson. By: Douglas County PUD.
The public utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) sets the rates for investor-owned utilities (IOUs) which provide most of the utility services in Ohio. These include companies like FirstEnergy, AEP Ohio, Duke Energy Ohio, Dayton Power & Light, Columbia Gas, Dominion East Ohio, Vectren Energy Delivery of ...

The bear's new enclosure will be a significant upgrade to the current structure at Utility Park Zoo. (Ryan D. Wilson/Dispatch). Clay Center public utilities is almost to the point when they'll have to start relying on contractors to construct the next phase of the new Utility Park Zoo, public utilities Superintendent ...
Maine (WABI) - The Maine public utilities Commission is seeking more public comment on a contract for an offshore wind project. Regulators say they are delaying the contract between Maine Aqua Ventus and Central Maine Power due to changes in the energy market. Aqua Ventus attorney Tony Buxton ...
The public utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) sets the rates for investor-owned utilities (IOUs) which provide most of the utility services in Ohio. These include companies like FirstEnergy, AEP Ohio, Duke Energy Ohio, Dayton Power & Light, Columbia Gas, Dominion East Ohio, Vectren Energy Delivery of ...
Norwich - Mayor Peter Nystrom's call last week to increase revenues from Norwich public utilities from 10 to 12 percent couldn't be done until at least the 2021-22 fiscal year and would require a rate increase on electric, water and natural gas rates to generate the revenue, NPU officials said Tuesday.
It's cold outside, and many residents are dealing with frozen pipes and water meters. According to the City of Gallatin's facebook page, Gallatin public utilities has been called out to thaw and/or replace more than 40 water meters due to the frigid temperatures. ▻RELATED: Frozen pipes mended, Dickson ...
FOUNTAIN CITY -- The Fountain City Council appointed a 5-member public utilities commission to oversee operation and maintenance of a newly upgraded and renovated wastewater treatment plant. The panel ... The City Council will have sole authority over public utility personnel and budgeting.
Today, the City of Santa Monica joined other cities and Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) programs across the state, in submitting a protest letter to the California public utilities Commission (CPUC) to preserve its authority to launch renewable electricity service in 2018. At its December 5, 2017 ...
You should have your furnace checked annually by a qualified technician and the New Ulm public utilities (PUC) has a program to help make that happen! The PUC offers a Furnace Cleaning Discount Program that will help reduce the furnace inspection cost. All New Ulm public utility residential ...
State regulators issued more stringent fire regulations Thursday morning that will require electric companies to recognize high-hazard areas and prioritize potential safety concerns in these designated areas to further protect public health and well-being. The new California public utilities Commission policy ...
I'm guessing that few people thought of the Athens-Clarke County Water Business Office when they were musing about what to be thankful for last weekend, but I was. About a month ago, we got a note on our door alerting us that our meter showed unusual water use and warning us that we might have a ...
State regulators moved Thursday to deny a California utilities giant the ability to pass costs from a wildfire legal settlement onto its customers -- a decision that could have broad implications for the fire-ravaged North Bay. With its unanimous 5-0 vote, the California public utilities Commission rejected San ...

Bond rating agency Moody's just released a study reviewing regulation worldwide. The report begins with "Prudent regulation key to mitigating risk…". What follows is a lengthy enumeration of industry business risks: carbon reduction, distributed generation, to say nothing of flat sales. These risks, according ...
Puget Sound Energy (PSE) has once again been befuddled by a minor wind storm. They let me know my power was out (I live on Pohl Road) ...
The public utility Commission released a statement today, praising the General Assembly's approval and implementation of improving the ...
Norwich -- Norwich public utilities contributes almost $13 million annually to the Norwich community through direct payments to the city, ...
A proposed water rate increase of about 8 percent per year over the next five years has some customers of the Fallbrook public utilities District ...
Discrimination Via public utility Monopoly in LaGrange ... of Project South discusses a case of discrimination in access to public utilities .
FOLSOM - The New Jersey Board of public utilities (NJBPU) today approved changes to South Jersey Gas' base rates to recognize the utility's ...
The Cape Fear public utility Authority (CFPUA) filed two lawsuits this week to keep its legal options open as the investigation of the GenX ...
Dealing with wastewater may not be the sexiest role of local government, but it is considered one of the most vital, officials say. "Wastewater, in ...
The lawsuit comes at a time when the presence of GenX in Wilmington's main drinking water source has continued to draw public attention and ...
The Tacoma public utilities Board selected the firm Mycoff, Fry & Prouse to help them with the recruiting process to pick and hire the next ...
In 1980, Jack Stout introduced the world to the public utility Model EMS system. This radical and disruptive ideology was born in the pages of ...
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has issued a declaratory order, finding that tax equity interests in public utilities or public utility ...
At the last Middletown Township meeting, I spoke for a few minutes. I questioned why Sunoco is allowed to enjoy the privilege of acting as a ...
She and several other BPW staff members were volunteering at the Humane Society, doing various tasks as part of public utilities Week.
COLUMBUS (WCMH) -- The Columbus Department of public utilities has issued a boil advisory due to a water main break. According to the ...
"The rate increase helps to cover the costs of additional debt that the McAllen public utility will incur for improvements and construction costs ...
Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney on Tuesday promoted the director of the city's Department of public utilities and appointed a new director for the ...
Seattle public utilities workers Paul Dyke, left, and Humberto Palma install a sewer pipe in North Seattle in August. Officials say higher rates ...
Peevey ("Winding Creek decision"), finding that the California public utilities Commission's ("CPUC") Renewable market-Adjusting Tariff ("Re-MAT") program violated the federal public utility Regulatory Policies Act ("PURPA"). The Court also found that the CPUC's "Standard Contract" for generators less ...
In what could be a sign of things to come in the wake of tax reform championed by President Trump and his Republican allies in Congress, a state regulator from Oklahoma warned contemporaries that swift action was needed to ensure that public utility customers, not the utilities themselves, reap the ...
Scheduled to make a decision on PG&E's application to decommission Diablo Canyon, the last nuclear power plant in the state, the California public utilities Commission (CPUC) continued its planned Dec. 14 vote to a Jan. 11 meeting. The commissioners made the decision without any discussion about ...
The state Legislature could help consumers, corporations and the economy by creating an elected public utilities Commission that answers to ...
Court of Appeals in 1997 and JG Summit Holdings, Inc. vs. Court of Appeals in 2003), the definition of "public utility" is still wanting in clarity.
Public Watchdogs, a La Mesa-based nonprofit group that has been dogging the California public utilities Commission on topics from energy ...
The public utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) recently launched its new webpage on rooftop solar and net energy metering to reflect ...
"The public utilities Commission has to approve it, but if the PUC approves it and the (Department of Environmental Protection) doesn't ...
Montpelier, VT -- September 6,2017 - Today the Vermont public utility Commission ("PUC") approved a Renewable Natural Gas ("RNG") ...
According to the bill, public utility is defined as covering three sectors - the ... The Constitution requires public utilities to be owned by Filipino ...
RIVERSIDE (CBSLA.com) -- Riverside public utilities is urging its customers to be aware of people driving fake utility trucks from an unknown ...
The Colorado public utilities Commission wants to take a hard look at Xcel Energy's plan to dismantle two of three coal-burning power plants at ...
electric power companies are regulated public utilities. They are regulated by states because historically they have been granted exclusive ...
"Google should be regulated like the public utility," Carlson said, "to make sure it doesn't further distort the free flow of information to the rest of ...


 

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