Press Releases & Advisories

CONSUMER ALERT OPC Says New DC Council Relief Measures Will Help Utility Consumers Adjust to Higher Bills after COVID-19 Emergency May 25, 2020 The Office of the People's Counsel welcomes…
Mayor Bowser Announces Days...times... OPC Encourages Residents to Take Advantage of NEW COVID-19 Rent and Utility Assistance Program While Funds Are Available! To learn more about the STAY DC program.…
Press Release March 6, 2020 PDF available for Download Washington, DC - In testimony filed today before the DC Public Service Commission (PSC), People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous Frye opposes Pepco's…
Press Release March 5, 2020 PDF available for Download Washington, DC –On Monday, March 9, 2020 the Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia is launching “OPC…
May 30, 2019 OPC Stunned by Pepco’s Request to Increase Rates by $162 Million over Three Years – OPC Will Thoroughly Vet Application to Ensure DC Consumers Are Protected Washington,…
PRESS RELEASE August 9, 2018 PDF available for Download Washington, DC- People's Counsel for the District of Columbia Sandra Mattavous-Frye today announced that the DC Public Service Commission has approved…
PRESS RELEASE June 28, 2018 PDF available for Download Washington, DC --The DC Public Service Commission today approved settlements in two cases: the WGL Holdings-AltaGas merger and the impact of…
CONSUMER ADVISORY May 8, 2018 People's Counsel & Attorney General Reach Agreement with AltaGas to Provide Benefits to District Residents PDF available for Download Washington, DC - People's Counsel Sandra…
Press Release April 27, 2018 OPC Releases New Guide to Solar to Help DC Consumers Learn about A Growing Energy Option & Inform Underserved Communities of Potential to Save Money…
Press Release April 17, 2018 OPC Announces Settlement Agreement to Reduce Pepco Distribution Rates Today, People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous-Frye announced that the Office of the People's Counsel, Pepco, D.C. Government,…