PSC Chair Approves Orders Suspending Rate Increases in Response to COVID-19

Posted to Applied Web NY on Wed, 03/25/2020 - 15:47

ALBANY — The Chair of the Public Service Commission (Commission) today approved an order that will allow New York American Water (NYAW) to delay implementing the previously approved rate increase scheduled to take effect April 1 under its existing four-year rate plan. The Commission’s Chair approved a second order allowing National Grid’s upstate electric and gas utility to postpone implementing previously approved delivery rate increases that would have also taken effect on April 1 under its existing three-year rate plan.