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  Category: Public Service Commission


Some Delaware Businesses May be Overpaying for Electricity

Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Thursday, March 5, 2020

The Delaware Division of the Public Advocate and the Delaware Public Service Commission are urging medium and large businesses that get their electricity from Delmarva Power to contact the utility immediately and ask if they qualify for lower billing rates.




Consumer Alert: Number Spoofing Targets Delmarva Customers

Department of State | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020

The Delaware Public Service Commission (PSC) and Delaware Division of the Public Advocate have received numerous complaints of third-party electricity suppliers “spoofing” phone numbers in an effort to sign up households for new service contracts.




Dr. Rajnish Barua named Executive Director of the Delaware PSC

Department of State | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 20, 2018

DOVER – Dr. Rajnish (Raj) Barua has been selected to serve as the new executive director of the Delaware Public Service Commission (PSC), filling the position to be vacated by Robert Howatt this month. Dr. Barua will begin his tenure as executive director on June 1. “Raj brings an amazing depth and breadth of regulatory […]




Commission Approves Public Advocate’s Petition to Reduce Utility Rates in Light of Federal Tax Cuts

Department of State | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Delaware Public Service Commission yesterday approved a petition from the state’s Public Advocate to ensure that consumers will receive the benefits of any savings realized by regulated Delaware utilities under the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.




Governor Carney, Governor Hogan Urge FERC to Expedite Review of Artificial Island Cost Allocation

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Tuesday, November 28, 2017

As currently funded, $278 million project would unfairly burden electric ratepayers on Delmarva WILMINGTON, Del. – Delaware Governor John Carney and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday sent a letter to members of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, urging commissioners to expedite their review of the $278 million Artificial Island transmission line project and consider a […]







  Category: Public Service Commission


Some Delaware Businesses May be Overpaying for Electricity

Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Thursday, March 5, 2020

The Delaware Division of the Public Advocate and the Delaware Public Service Commission are urging medium and large businesses that get their electricity from Delmarva Power to contact the utility immediately and ask if they qualify for lower billing rates.




Consumer Alert: Number Spoofing Targets Delmarva Customers

Department of State | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Friday, February 21, 2020

The Delaware Public Service Commission (PSC) and Delaware Division of the Public Advocate have received numerous complaints of third-party electricity suppliers “spoofing” phone numbers in an effort to sign up households for new service contracts.




Dr. Rajnish Barua named Executive Director of the Delaware PSC

Department of State | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 20, 2018

DOVER – Dr. Rajnish (Raj) Barua has been selected to serve as the new executive director of the Delaware Public Service Commission (PSC), filling the position to be vacated by Robert Howatt this month. Dr. Barua will begin his tenure as executive director on June 1. “Raj brings an amazing depth and breadth of regulatory […]




Commission Approves Public Advocate’s Petition to Reduce Utility Rates in Light of Federal Tax Cuts

Department of State | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Delaware Public Service Commission yesterday approved a petition from the state’s Public Advocate to ensure that consumers will receive the benefits of any savings realized by regulated Delaware utilities under the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.




Governor Carney, Governor Hogan Urge FERC to Expedite Review of Artificial Island Cost Allocation

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Tuesday, November 28, 2017

As currently funded, $278 million project would unfairly burden electric ratepayers on Delmarva WILMINGTON, Del. – Delaware Governor John Carney and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday sent a letter to members of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, urging commissioners to expedite their review of the $278 million Artificial Island transmission line project and consider a […]