A state public benefit corporation that works to promote energy efficiency, renewable energy, and emissions reduction across New York’s economy and energy system. NYSERDA is the state agency at the intersection of business and public policy.
The public utilities commission for New York that regulates and oversees the electric, gas, water, and telecommunication industries in New York as part of the Department of Public Service. The Commission sets rates and ensures New York’s utilities provide adequate service.
The DPS is the staff arm of the Public Service Commission and has a broad mandate to ensure access to safe, reliable utility service at just and reasonable rates. In addition, the Department seeks to stimulate effective competitive markets for clean, renewable, and distributed energy resources that benefit New York consumers, as well as product and service innovations.
The Joint Utilities consist of Central Hudson Gas & Electric, ConEdison, NYSEG, National Grid, Orange & Rockland, and RG&E, the largest utilities in the state that provide electric service to over 13 million New Yorkers. The utilities work together to advance state policy goals and respond to PSC proceedings.