The Water Division's oversight of investor-owned water utilities is administered through the Rates and Revenue Requirements Division ("Rates Division"). The Rates Division staff assists in developing the evidentiary record in adjudicatory proceedings concerning the rates or finances of the public water companies doing business in Massachusetts. The technical support provided by the Rates Division includes expertise in economics, finance, accounting, and public policy. Rates Division staff also works as necessary with the Department of Environmental Protection in matters related to water supply.


This information is provided by the Department of Public Utilities