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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 […]




Governor John Carney and Governor Larry Hogan Respond to PJM Reevaluation of Artificial Island Cost Allocation

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2017

WILMINGTON, Del. – On Thursday, PJM’s Board of Managers agreed to provide additional data and analysis that could lead to a new cost allocation for the $279 million Artificial Island transmission line project. The decision comes a week after Governor John Carney and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan urged PJM in a letter to assist Delaware […]




Governor Carney and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan Continue Fight Against Artificial Island Cost Allocation, Unfair Rate Hikes

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Thursday, March 30, 2017

Maryland, Delaware Governors Call on PJM to Support Request for FERC Rehearing WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor Carney on Thursday released a joint letter with Maryland Governor Larry Hogan to the Chair of PJM Interconnection’s Board of Managers, opposing the cost allocation of the $279 million Artificial Island transmission line project, which would continue to unfairly […]







  Category: Public Service Commission


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 […]




Governor John Carney and Governor Larry Hogan Respond to PJM Reevaluation of Artificial Island Cost Allocation

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2017

WILMINGTON, Del. – On Thursday, PJM’s Board of Managers agreed to provide additional data and analysis that could lead to a new cost allocation for the $279 million Artificial Island transmission line project. The decision comes a week after Governor John Carney and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan urged PJM in a letter to assist Delaware […]




Governor Carney and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan Continue Fight Against Artificial Island Cost Allocation, Unfair Rate Hikes

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Public Service Commission | Date Posted: Thursday, March 30, 2017

Maryland, Delaware Governors Call on PJM to Support Request for FERC Rehearing WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor Carney on Thursday released a joint letter with Maryland Governor Larry Hogan to the Chair of PJM Interconnection’s Board of Managers, opposing the cost allocation of the $279 million Artificial Island transmission line project, which would continue to unfairly […]