Based in our nation's Capital, NARUC is the national association representing the State Public Service Commissioners who regulate essential utility services in your State. NARUC members are responsible for assuring reliable utility service at fair, just, and reasonable rates.
President Paul Kjellander of Idaho
New Jersey Commissioner Mary-Anna Holden Joins NARUC Board of Directors
New Jersey Board of Public Utilities Commissioner Mary-Anna Holden was tapped by National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners President Paul Kjellander to join the Association’s board of directors as an at-large member. Read more
New National Regulatory Research Institute Paper Challenges FERC to Adopt More Prudent Regulation in the Face of a Changing Energy Landscape
A new paper calls for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to re-assess its long-established theories of regulation. Whither the FERC?: Overcoming the Existential Threat to Its Magic Pricing Formula through Prudent Regulation, by Carl Pechman, PhD, takes a critical look at the agency’s ability to adapt to industry changes and the evolving nature of utility customers. Read more
For MLK Day 2021, NARUC and State Utility Commissioners Encourage Communities to 'Take a Day On, Not a Day Off'
The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners and public utility commissions across the nation urge the public to observe Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 18, 2021, with a day of service. Read more
Salmon Elected to 20th Term Leading NARUC's Commissioners Emeritus Group
Former state utility regulator Dr. Edward H. Salmon was elected to his 20th term as president of the Commissioners Emeritus organization of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners. Read more
New NARUC-NASEO Reports on Microgrid Financing and Use Cases
The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners and the National Association of State Energy Officials today announced the release of two new reports on design approaches and funding and financing options for states to consider in actions they take to support microgrid deployment. Read more
FCC Confirms Commissioners Caron, Charles Peterson and Presley to the Federal-State Joint Board on Universal Service
The Federal Communications Commission has confirmed nominations of state utility regulators by the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners to the Federal-State Joint Board on Universal Service. Read more
Update your NARUC member profile
Our new association management system MatrixMaxx is designed to be far more self-serving than our previous one. As a result, we encourage members and colleagues to update their member profile, as well as manage their subscriptions to stay in the know.Read more