Electric consumer information
- Ohio's renewable energy portfolio standard
- By the year 2027, 12.5 percent of the electricity sold by each utility or electric services company within Ohio must be generated from renewable energy sources.
- January 21, 2016
- U.S. EPA's clean power plan
On Aug. 3, 2015, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) issued final regulations on carbon emission reductions from steam electric and natural gas fired generating units under Clean Air Act section 111(d).Read More
- Electric power outages: A PUCO guide to being prepared
While the electric distribution system in Ohio is typically safe and reliable, service interruptions can result from weather conditions such as thunderstorms, high winds, or snow storms. The PUCO has some suggestions and answers to frequently asked questions if weather events should occur and cause a service interruption.Read More
The electric industry consists of three main components: generation, transmission, and distribution. The PUCO regulates all transmission and distribution companies.