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DPU Orders Schedule Changes to Basic Service Rates 

9/05/2023 Department of Public Utilities

New schedule separates the most expensive winter months into two periods, which is expected to reduce large swings in seasonal electric supply rates

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DPU to Establish Streamlined Process for Review of Municipal Aggregation Plans 

8/15/2023 Department of Public Utilities

New simplified process and rules will accelerate the Department’s review of municipal aggregation plans and enhance consumer protections

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Department of Public Utilities Joins National Campaign to Raise Awareness of Safe Digging Practices 

4/13/2023 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

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Department of Public Utilities Approves Reductions to National Grid’s Basic Service Rates 

3/21/2023 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Approval will Result in Lower Electric Utility Bills for National Grid Customers Starting May 1st

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Healey-Driscoll Administration Names Jamie Van Nostrand, Staci Rubin, Cecile Fraser to DPU 

3/15/2023 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Appointments charged with creating a “21st Century DPU”

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Department of Public Utilities Approves Reductions to Winter Gas Supply Rates 

2/02/2023 Department of Public Utilities

Approval will result in lower utility bills for Massachusetts gas customers over the winter months

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DPU Approves Massachusetts’ Nation-Leading Three Year Energy Efficiency Plan 

2/02/2022 Department of Public Utilities

Plan Will Deliver Over $9 Billion in Benefits to Residents and Businesses

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Departamento de Serviços Públicos lança ordem para aumentar inclusão e participação em processos de energia 

4/16/2021 Department of Public Utilities

Departamento de Serviços Públicos lança ordem para aumentar inclusão e participação em processos de energia

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Department of Public Utilities Opens Inquiry to Enhance Inclusivity, Participation in Energy Proceedings 

4/16/2021 Department of Public Utilities

Inquiry will assess opportunities to enhance equitable public awareness of and participation in DPU proceedings.

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Departamento de Servicios Públicos Abre Orden para Incrementar Inclusividad, Participación en Procesos de Energía 

4/16/2021 Department of Public Utilities

Departamento de Servicios Públicos Abre Orden para Incrementar Inclusividad, Participación en Procesos de Energía

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Department of Public Utilities Approves Offshore Wind Energy Contracts 

11/05/2020 Department of Public Utilities

Approval Moves Forward 804 MW Mayflower Wind Offshore Wind Project