2017 Annual Meeting Presentations and Photos

Press Release- NASUCA Presents its Irwin “Sonny” Popowsky Outstanding Service Award to Mr. Timothy Schneider, Former Maine Public Advocate
November 14, 2017

Press Release- NASUCA Presents its Robert F. Manifold Award to Montana Consumer Counsel and NASUCA President Mr. Robert A. Nelson
November 14, 2017

Press Release- NASUCA Elects 2018 Officers and Executive Committee
November 13, 2017

Resolutions Passed at the 2017 NASUCA Annual Meeting

2017-08-Urging Congress to not restrict the right of state regulators to determine how reductions in the corporate income tax rated or other tax changes are addressed in utility rates
November 12, 2017

2017-09 Urging Federal officials to recognize state and local authority to manage telecommunication policy attachments to ensure safe, efficient and equitable practices
November 12, 2017

NASUCA filed comments at the FCC in docket WC17-287 on Lifeline
November 8, 2017

NASUCA filed Reply Comments at FERC in the NOPR on Resiliency Pricing – FERC Docket RM18-1-000
November 7, 2017

NASUCA Participates in Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Paper on Value Added Electricity Services
Website Link to the LBNL Future Electric Utility Regulation Series, Paper #9
Video Replay of the Paper Webinar
November 6, 2017

NASUCA/Consumer Groups Letter to the U.S House of Representatives Opposing HR 435, the “Credit Access and Inclusion Act”
October 30, 2017

Consumer Advocate Comments Responding to FERC DOE NOPR – RM18-1-000
Joint Consumer Advocate of PJM filing
Public Citizen Filing
Comments of United Consumer Advocates
Multistate Comments Filed
Delaware Agencies Joint Comments
Ohio Consumers’ Counsel Filed Comments

Three NASUCA members testify before the House Energy and Commerce, Energy Subcommittee
Stefanie Brand (NJ), Rebecca Tepper, (MA) and Tyson Slocum (Public Citizen) testify on:
Consumer Oriented Perspectives on Improving the Nation’s Electricity Markets
October 5, 2017

NASUCA Supports Motion for Extension of Time in FERC Resiliency Pricing Docket
October 4, 2017

NASUCA Reply Comments on USF Contribution Mechanism- Dockets 17-206 and 06-122
September 28, 2017

Joint NARUC/NASUCA 8th Cir. Brief on VOIP in Charter Services Case

September 5, 2017

NASUCA Filing- Amicus Brief in the EPSA v. Star case
September 1, 2017


NASUCA Reply Comments on Net Neutrality at the FCC in Docket WC-17-108
August 16, 2017

NASUCA Comments on Rural Call Competition – FCC docket WC 13-39
August 28, 2017

NASUCA Comments on Net Neutrality in FCC NPRM – Docket WC-17-108
July 17, 2017

NASUCA Reply Comments in FCC’s Tech Transition docket-WC-17-84
July 17, 2017

NASUCA files Comments with FCC on Copper Retirement and Tech Transitions in WC-17-84
NASUCA Comments WC17-84
Baldwin Declaration WC17-84

2017 NASUCA Mid Year Meeting Presentations and Photos

NASUCA Passes 7 New Policy Resolutions at 2017 Denver Mid Year Meeting

        2017-01 NASUCA LIHEAP-WAP Resolution

        2017-02 NASUCA PACE Resolution

        2017-03 NASUCA Net Metering-Updating 1998 Resolution

        2017-04 NASUCA Broadband Resolution

        2017-05 NASUCA Lifeline Broadband Resolution

        2017-06 NASUCA Intrastate Inmate Calling Services Resolution

        2017-07 NASUCA Energy Star Resolution


NASUCA: Reply Comments on FCC Proposed Rulemaking to Continue the Existing Separations Freeze
April 24, 2017

NASUCA: Comments on FCC Proposed Rulemaking to Continue the Existing Separations Freeze
April 17, 2017

NASUCA Files Ex Parte with Federal Communication Commission on Business Data Services
April 7, 2017

NASUCA has participated in the drafting of the Lawrence Berkeley Lab Paper
Future of Centrally-Organized Wholesale Electric Markets
March 24, 2017

NASUCA Intervenor Brief in appeal of the FCC’s Broadband Lifeline Order
February 6, 2017

NASUCA Files Response in Support of NTIA’s Petition for Reconsideration in FCC’s Technology Transitions Docket
December 19, 2016

Press Release: Utility Consumer Counselor Stippler to Retire
November 21, 2016

Press Release: NASUCA Presents Robert F. Manifold Award to Former Washington Advocate Mr. Simon J. ffitch
November 15, 2016

Press Release: NASUCA Elects 2017 Officers and Executive Committee
November, 14 2016

NASUCA Files Ex Parte in FCC Business Data Services Docket
November 4, 2016

Press Release-Consumer Advocates Seek Stronger Protections, ask FCC to Reconsider Tech Transitions Order
October 11, 2016

 Petition for Reconsideration of FCC Voice Replacement Order
Dave Malfara, Sr.’s Declaration
October 11, 2016

Connecticut Consumer Counsel Elin Swanson Katz Named 2016 Local Internet Choice State Champion
September 29, 2016

NASUCA Joins NARUC, NASEO and Others to Support the Public Engagement at FERC Act
August 29, 2016

Reply Comments on Business Data Services Filed at FCC
August 9, 2016

NASUCA files Opposition to Petitions for Reconsideration in the FCC Broadband Lifeline Proceeding
July 29, 2016

NASUCA Joins Petition for Reconsideration of FCC’s Broadnet Decision
July 26, 2016

NASUCA/Consumer Groups Letter to the U.S. House of Representatives Opposing S-2355, the “Credit Access and Inclusion Act”
July 19, 2016
Companion Letter

NASUCA Reply Comments on Broadband Privacy Filed at the FCC

July 6, 2016

NASUCA Motion to Intervene in NARUC Appeal of FCC Broadband Lifeline Order
July 1, 2016

NASUCA 2016 Mid-Year Meeting Presentations

NASUCA adopts policy resolutions on Lost and Unaccounted for Natural Gas and on Broadband Privacy

Comments on Business Data Service Rates
June 28, 2016

Petition for Reconsideration of FCC Broadband Lifeline Order
June 24, 2016

NASUCA Letter to Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Distributed Generation
May 24, 2016

NASUCA/Consumer Groups Letter to the U.S. House of Representatives Opposing HR 4172, the “Credit Access and Inclusion Act”
May 18, 2016

NASUCA & Maryland’s OPC FCC Ex Parte Special Access Comments
April 19, 2016

 Reply Comments in the FCC’s Special Access Rates
February 19, 2016

NASUCA Opposition Letter to the King-Reid Amendment #3120
February 9, 2016

Press Release- NASUCA Releases Clean Power Plan Handbook
December 9, 2015
Clean Power Plan Handbook

Press Release- David Springe Named Executive Director of National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates
November 5, 2015

Press Release- NASUCA Releases Report Modeling Single- versus Multi-State Approaches to Clean Power Plan Compliance

Multi-State Compliance Report
July 31, 2015

 Press Release- Former Colorado Consumer Advocate Bill Levis named Interim Executive Director of NASUCA
July 29, 2015

Press Release- NASUCA’s Response to the FCC’s Broadband Lifeline Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
June 18, 2015

Press Release-Utility Push for Steeper Mandatory Fees on Customers Opposed by 40-State Assoc. of Consumer Protection Officials
June 12, 2015

Press Release- NASUCA Releases Tool Kit for Clean Power Plan Compliance
*Referenced-NASUCA Best Practices Report

Prepared for NASUCA – Implications of EPA’s Proposed “Clean Power Plan”

NASUCA Statement in Response to FCC’s Open Internet Order


Press Releases

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Member Directory

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Upcoming Events

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