Florida’s PSC news

  • Florida PSC Approves Investor-Owned Electric Utility Demand Side Management Plans
    on July 7, 2020 at 5:47 pm

    The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) today approved Demand Side Management (DSM) plans and programs as filed by Florida Power & Light Company; Duke Energy Florida, LLC; Tampa Electric Company; Gulf Power Company; and Florida Public Utilities Company. Rejecting PSC staff’s […]

  • Florida PSC Approves Gulf Power’s COVID-19 Cost Tracking
    on July 7, 2020 at 4:53 pm

    The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) today approved Gulf Power Company’s (Gulf) request to track and record COVID-19 related costs. The accounting mechanism allows the utility to defer recovery of costs due to events beyond its control. Gulf’s actual costs incurred and potential […]

  • PSC Commission Conference/ Duke Hearing Set for Tuesday, July 7
    on July 2, 2020 at 3:35 pm

    The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold a Commission Conference on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. As Governor Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the PSC must limit on-site public participation at the Conference; therefore, no member of […]

  • PSC Reports Increased Use of Consumer Renewables
    on June 29, 2020 at 8:25 pm

    Consumer confidence in generating and using renewable energy continued to increase this year, according to electric utility reports filed with the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC). Customer-owned renewable generation installations increased approximately 57 percent this past year, rising […]

  • Strive at Fern Park Recognized with PSC’s Triple E Award for Energy Efficiency Efforts
    on June 23, 2020 at 1:36 pm

    Strive at Fern Park is aptly named. The senior community strives for residents’ independence, while also striving for quality at a value in its energy efficient, state-of-the art facility.  They’ve done much more than striving, however, the reason the Florida Public Service […]

  • Florida PSC Highlights Past/Present Helping Hand Partnerships
    on June 22, 2020 at 1:03 pm

    Outreach partnerships make an impact. Working together, partners are integral to helping agencies reach those who can best benefit from their services. COVID-19 restrictions have limited the Florida Public Service Commission’s (PSC) outreach activities, so for our quarterly June Helping Hand […]

  • Florida PSC Commissioner Julie Brown Appointed to NARUC Task Force on Emergency Preparedness, Recovery and Resiliency
    on June 19, 2020 at 1:47 pm

    Florida Public Service Commissioner Julie Brown has been appointed to the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) Presidential Task Force on Emergency Preparedness, Recovery and Resiliency. NARUC represents State Public Service Commissioners who regulate essential utility […]

  • PSC Approves Need for OUC’s Proposed Transmission Line
    on June 18, 2020 at 2:25 pm

    With all hearing issues decided, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) today approved Orlando Utilities Commission’s (OUC) need for its proposed Orlando/St. Cloud Regional Resiliency Connection 230 kV transmission line.The transmission line will connect OUC’s existing Magnolia […]