Greentech Media published an abridged version of AEE's Coley Girouard's annual Top 10 Utility Regulation Trends of 2019 blog post. Read excerpts below and the entire GTM piece here.
From the realignment of utilities’ performance incentives to the ongoing rise of DERs, regulators had their work cut out for them this year. In August, we published the top 10 utility regulation trends of 2019 — so far. With 2019 wrapping up, we look at the 10 trends and actions that stand out above the rest. From the falling cost of renewables and storage driving utilities' resource planning, to the realignment of utility performance incentives with evolving policy goals, it was a busy year. Below is an executive summary of the complete roundup, which has specific examples of state public utility commission action. (You can read AEE's full version with details and links to proceedings here.)