Rescheduled Public Hearing

The D.P.U. 16-191 hearing that was scheduled for tomorrow (February 9th) is being moved to Monday (February 13th) due to the impending weather.

D.P.U. 16-191 Notice of Rescheduled Public Hearing

DPU Mission Statement

The Department is responsible for oversight of investor-owned electric power, natural gas, and water utilities in the Commonwealth; developing alternatives to traditional regulation; monitoring service quality; regulating safety in the transportation and gas pipeline areas; and for certain aspects associated with the siting of energy facilities. The mission of the Department is to ensure that utility consumers are provided with the most reliable service at the lowest possible cost; to protect the public safety from transportation and gas pipeline related accidents; and to ensure that residential ratepayers' rights are protected.