Consideration of Certain Standards for Electric Utilities Relating to Measures to Promote Greater Electrification of the Transportation Sector Pursuant to the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act
Docket No. E-22 Sub 658
May 31, 2023 – Public Witness Hearing
June 20, 2023 – Expert Witness Hearing
Hearing Room 2115, Dobbs Building, 430 N Salisbury, Raleigh, NC
The North Carolina Utilities Commission has scheduled a public hearing regarding measures the Commission could take to promote greater electrification of the transmission sector as set out in the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA) Section 111(d)(21), 16 U.S.C. § 2621(d)(21) by adding new federal ratemaking standards relating to electric vehicle charging programs. Details regarding the new federal standards and the scope of the Commission’s consideration may be obtained from the link above.
A hearing for the convenience of public witnesses, and solely for the purpose of taking nonexpert public witness testimony regarding the above standards, is scheduled for Wednesday, May 31, 2023, at 7:00 p.m. at the following address:
Halifax County Courthouse
357 Ferrell Lane
Halifax, North Carolina 27839
Information on how to testify before the Commission at a public witness hearing can be found here.
In addition, the public can file statements with the Commission via here or by mailing comments to the address below. In either case, be sure to put the docket number of this proceeding in the subject line. After two or three business days, written comments become part of the official record and can be viewed via this website under the docket number.
The Commission has scheduled an expert witness hearing for 10:00 a.m. on June 20, 2023, in Commission Hearing Room 2115, Dobbs Building, 430 N. Salisbury St., Raleigh, North Carolina for the purpose of receiving expert witness testimony regarding measures the Commission could take to promote greater electrification of the transmission sector as set out in PURPA Section 111(d)(21), 16 U.S.C. § 2621(d)(21). There will not be an opportunity for citizen testimony at this hearing, but members of the public may watch the hearing via YouTube from a link that will be available on this website the day of the hearing.