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.Read More
- U.S. EPA’s clean power plan and next steps for Ohio
On June 2, 2014, the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, under the authority of the Clean Air Act, proposed rules to reduce carbon pollution from existing electricity-generating power plants. Termed the Clean Power Plan, it requires each state to develop a unique state-specific plan to achieve carbon reduction targets by 2030.Read More
- Electric Power Outages: A PUCO Guide to Being Prepared
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.