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June 14, 2016
New York Shows Us a Path to a Better Future—Reforming the Energy Vision
Over the last two years, the New York Public Service Commission (NYPSC)—which is similar to Massachusetts's Department of Public Utilities—has been conducting an exercise that contemplates fundamental change in the way electric distribution companies should function, make money and correspondingly be regulated by state government. The effort has been aptly named "Reforming the Energy Vision (REV)" and has been closely watched and debated across the country among many players in the energy world. NYPSC's recent order (all 170 pages) is re
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When the electric and natural gas industries were opened to competition, PowerOptions® was formed to help nonprofits consolidate their energy-buying influence. As a result, PowerOptions became the first energy consortium of its kind and quickly grew into the largest and most influential energy solutions partner in New England. With over 500 members spending approximately $200 million annually on their energy commodity, PowerOptions has the leverage to negotiate beneficial pricing, as well as contract terms and conditions simply not available anywhere else...