The Pennsylvania Utility Commission has jurisdiction over the many electric distribution companies and electric supply companies that serve the majority of the Commonwealth. By regulating electric utilities & balancing the needs of consumers and the industry, the PUC aims to ensure safe and reliable service at reasonable rates.
Consumers, such as home owners and business owners, can find helpful information on electricity savings and conservation.
To ensure safety, the PUC conducts observations, inspections, audits and investigations on regulated electric distribution companies.
Energy Efficiency & Conservation
Explore ways to save energy through Energy Efficiency and Conservation programs offered by the PUC.
Renewable energy comes from naturally replenished sources, such as solar, geothermal, wind, hydropower and biomass.
Learn about resources available to consumers, like community education events and tips on saving energy and money.
Do you need financial assistance for utility services? Find out what programs are available.
Shop for an electric supplier for your home or business. You may be able to save money on your electric bill.
Utility professionals, including utility employees and attorneys, can review important information on electric utility issues and policies.
Electric Companies & Suppliers
All public electric companies and licensed suppliers regulated by the PUC.
Understand the evolving competitive retail electricity market place in Pennsylvania.
Sustainable Energy Fund
These funds promote renewable energy programs and clean-air technologies.
This important law has many implications for electric distribution companies.
Links to utility provider websites to view details on current rates and tariffs.
Read annual reports, as well as reports on electric service reliability, AEPS and electric power outlooks.
Cooperatives and Municipal Utilities
Rural electric cooperatives and most utilities owned and operated by cities, boroughs or townships are not regulated by the Commission. For information on these, contact the electric co-op, Pennsylvania Rural Electric Association, or your local municipality.
- Damage Prevention Committee
- Universal Service
- Sustainable Energy Fund
- Renewable Energy
- Electric Safety
- 2021 Electric Safety Conference
- Electric Companies & Suppliers
- Transmission Lines
- Prepare Now for Winter Energy Costs
- Voluntary Electric Energy Efficiency and Conservation Programs
- Retail Markets
- Pole Attachments
- Energy Efficiency, Conservation & Savings
- Electronic Data Exchange
- Electric Terms Dictionary
- Combined Heat & Power
- Alternative Fuel Vehicles
Learn how to submit a complaint with a public utility. You can also search existing formal complaints.Get Details
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Public utility documents available electronically include case dockets, public meeting orders and more.
Filing & Resources
Find utility-related reports, laws and regulations, federal filings, tariffs, procedures and more.
Consumers, utilities and attorneys can save time by submitting documents to the PUC electronically.