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A Note from Your People's Counsel Welcome back and Happy New Year to you, our loyal OPC Connection readers! The year 2018 is still quite young, but at the Office of the People’s Counsel we are already off to a brisk start. I am pleased to announce that OPC has entered into a new partnership with the DC Public Schools to present energy safety and energy efficiency education to students…
A Note from Your People's Counsel OPC Representing District Consumers in Important National Policy Discussions The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)– the agency that regulates the wholesale market where utilities like Pepco purchase electricity – is considering a proposal that would dramatically change how these markets operate and result in higher rates for consumers. In the fall, Secretary Rick Perry of the US Department of Energy asked FERC to develop…