July 24, 2014 -
Artesian Water Company Public Comment Sessions
On April 11, 2014, Artesian Water Company filed an application seeking approval of a rate increase of $9.8m, or 15.71%. Public comment sessions regarding the proposed rate increase will be held as follows:
Thursday July 24, 2014 6pm Delaware Public Service Commission Offices, Dover DE
Tuesday July 29, 2014 7pm Caravel State Office Building, 2nd floor, Wilmington DE
Thursday July 31, 2014 7pm Cape Henlopen High School Auditorium, Lewes DE
Additional information regarding this case can be found on the Delaware Public Service Commission website by referencing Docket 14-132.
July 24, 2014 -
State Regulators Focus on Grid Security and Reliability at National Meeting
At a recent meeting of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) in Dallas, regulators adopted resolutions concerning efforts to improve security of the nation’s electric utility infrastructure, electric reliability, and reiterated state authority regarding electric generation siting. Additional information regarding the NARUC resolutions can be found here.
July 9, 2014 -
Delaware Public Service Commission Approves Opening Order in PHI/Exelon Merger Case
On July 8, 2014, the Delaware Public Service Commission approved Order 8581 for PSC Docket 14-193 regarding the PHI/Exelon merger. The Order includes a procedural schedule which calls for public comment sessions to be held in September 2014 and an evidentiary hearing to be held in mid-December 2014. Additional information can be found on the Delaware Public Service Commission website (http://depsc.delaware.gov) by referencing Docket 14-193.
June 26, 2014 -
Delmarva Power Submits Application Seeking Approval of Proposed Merger with Exelon Corporation
On June 18, 2014, Delmarva Power & Light Company filed an application seeking approval of a proposed merger between Exelon Corporation, Pepco Holdings, Inc., and Purple Acquisition Corporation.
Progress regarding the application can be tracked by referring to PSC Docket 14-193.
June 26, 2014
Harold Gray Confirmed As PSC Commissioner
On Wednesday, July 25, 2014, Harold Gray of Wilmington was confirmed by the Delaware Senate to fill an open Commissioner position at the Delaware Public Service Commission.
Mr. Gray is the Director of the Office of Economic Development for the city of Wilmington. He has also served on the State Environmental Appeals Board and was vice president for resource development at United Way of Delaware.